Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


With him will I speak mouth to mouth, even apparently, and not in dark speeches; and the similitude of the LORD shall he behold: wherefore then were ye not afraid to speak against my servant Moses?

General references

Bible References


Numbers 14:14
and they will tell it to the inhabitants of this land. They have heard that thou LORD are in the midst of this people, for thou LORD are seen face to face, and thy cloud stands over them, and thou go before them, in a pillar of clo
Exodus 33:11
And LORD spoke to Moses face to face, as a man speaks to his friend, and he turned again into the camp. But his minister Joshua, the son of Nun, a young man, did not depart out of the tent.
Deuteronomy 34:10
And there has not arisen a prophet since in Israel like Moses, whom LORD knew face to face,
1 Timothy 6:16
who alone has immortality, dwelling in irreproachable light, whom no man has seen, nor can see, to whom is honor and eternal dominion. Truly.

Dark speeches

Psalm 49:4
I will incline my ear to a parable. I will open my dark saying upon the harp.
Ezekiel 17:2
Son of man, put forth a riddle, and speak a parable to the house of Israel,
Ezekiel 20:49
Then I said, Ah lord LORD! They say of me, Is he not a speaker of parables?
Matthew 13:35
so that what was spoken through the prophet might be fulfilled, which says, I will open my mouth in parables. I will utter things concealed from the foundation of the world.
John 15:15
I no longer call you bondmen, because the bondman does not know what his lord does. But I have called you friends, because all things that I heard from my Father, I made known to you.
1 Corinthians 13:12
For now we see by polished metal, in dimness, but then face to face. Now I know in part, but then I will know just as also I was known.


Exodus 24:10
And they saw the God of Israel. And there was under his feet as it were a paved work of sapphire stone, and as it were the very heaven for clearness.
Exodus 33:19
And he said, I will make all my goodness pass before thee, and will proclaim the name of LORD before thee. {I will be merciful to whom I may be merciful, and I will be compassionate to whomever I may be compassionate (LXX/NT)}.
Exodus 34:5
And LORD descended in the cloud, and stood with him there, and proclaimed the name of LORD.
Deuteronomy 4:15
Take ye therefore good heed to yourselves, for ye saw no manner of form on the day that LORD spoke to you in Horeb out of the midst of the fire.
Isaiah 40:18
To whom then will ye liken God? Or what likeness will ye compare to him?
Isaiah 46:5
To whom will ye liken me, and make me equal, and compare me, that we may be alike?
John 1:18
No man has ever seen God. The only begotten Son, being in the bosom of the Father, that man reported him.
John 14:7
If ye had known me, ye would have known my Father also. And from henceforth ye know him, and have seen him.
John 15:24
If I had not done among them the works that no other man has done, they would not have had sin, but now they have both seen and hated both me and my Father.
2 Corinthians 3:18
But we all, with unveiled face seeing by reflection the glory of Lord, are transformed into the same likeness from glory to glory, just as from the Spirit of Lord.
2 Corinthians 4:4
in whom the god of this age has blinded the minds of the unbelieving, in order for the light of the good-news of the glory of the Christ (who is a likeness of God) not to shine forth to them.
Colossians 1:15
who is an image of the invisible God, the firstborn of all creation.
Hebrews 1:3
Who, being the radiance of his glory, and the exact image of his essence, and upholding all things by the word of his power, having made purification of our sins through himself, he sat down at the right hand of the Majesty in the

Were ye

Exodus 34:30
And when Aaron and all the sons of Israel saw Moses, behold, the skin of his face shone, and they were afraid to come near him.
Luke 10:16
He who hears you hears me, and he who rejects you rejects me, and he who rejects me rejects him who sent me.
1 Thessalonians 4:8
Therefore he who disregards, disregards not man, but God, who also gave his Holy Spirit to you.
2 Peter 2:10
And especially those going rear of flesh in a degenerate lust, and who despise lordship. Reckless, self-willed men, they do not tremble when speaking evil of dignities.
Jude 1:8
Nevertheless in the same way also these men who dream, indeed defile flesh, and reject lordship, and speak evil of dignities.

General references

Genesis 17:22
And he left off talking with him, and God went up from Abraham.
Deuteronomy 5:4
LORD spoke with you face to face in the mount out of the midst of the fire