Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Then said I, Ah Lord Jehovah! they say of me, Is he not a speaker of parables?
The trees went forth on a time to anoint a king over them; and they said unto the olive-tree, Reign thou over us.
And Samson said unto them, Let me now put forth a riddle unto you: if ye can declare it unto me within the seven days of the feast, and find it out, then I will give you thirty linen garments and thirty changes of raiment;
2 Samuel 12:1
And Jehovah sent Nathan unto David. And he came unto him, and said unto him, There were two men in one city; the one rich, and the other poor.
I have also spoken unto the prophets, and I have multiplied visions; and by the ministry of the prophets have I used similitudes.
Therefore speak I to them in parables; because seeing they see not, and hearing they hear not, neither do they understand.
And with many such parables spake he the word unto them, as they were able to hear it;
1 Corinthians 13:12
For now we see in a mirror, darkly; but then face to face: now I know in part; but then shall I know fully even as also I was fully known.