Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And I said, Ah, Lord Jehovah! they say of me, Doth he not speak parables?
The trees once went forth to anoint a king over them; and they said to the olive tree, 'Reign over us.'
And Samson said to them, "Let me now put a riddle to you; if you can tell me what it is, within the seven days of the feast, and find it out, then I will give you thirty linen garments and thirty festal garments;
2 Samuel 12:1
And Jehovah sent Nathan to David. And he came to him, and said to him, There were two men in one city; the one rich, and the other poor.
And I have spoken to the prophets, and I have multiplied visions, and by means of the prophets have I used similitudes.
For this cause I speak to them in parables, because seeing they do not see, and hearing they do not hear nor understand;
And with many such parables he spoke the word to them, as they were able to hear,
1 Corinthians 13:12
For we see now through a dim window obscurely, but then face to face; now I know partially, but then I shall know according as I also have been known.