Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Open thou mine eyes, that I may behold wondrous things out of thy law.
For LORD has poured out upon you the spirit of deep sleep, and has closed your eyes. The prophets, and your heads, the seers, he has covered.
And the eyes of those who see shall not be dim, and the ears of those who hear shall hearken.
Then the eyes of the blind shall be opened, and the ears of the deaf shall be unstopped.
Because of this I speak to them in parables, because seeing they see not, and hearing they hear not, nor do they understand.
And having answered, Jesus said to him, Blessed are thou, Simon Bar-jonah, because flesh and blood has not revealed it to thee, but my Father in the heavens.
And Jesus said, For judgment I came into this world, so that those not seeing might see, and those who see might become blind.
to open their eyes to turn about from darkness to light and from the power of Satan to God, for them to receive remission of sins and a lot among those who have been sanctified by faith in me.
2 Corinthians 3:14
But their minds were hardened, for to this day the same veil remains at the reading of the old testament, not being uncovered, which thing is abolished in Christ.
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.
So that the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of glory, may give you a spirit of wisdom and revelation in knowledge of him,
I counsel thee to buy from me gold refined from fire, so that thou may become wealthy, and white garments, so that thou may clothe thyself, and the shame of thy nakedness may not be made known, and eye-salve, so that thou may anoin
I have seen an end of all perfection. Thy commandment is exceedingly broad.
I wrote for him the ten thousand things of my law, but they are counted as a strange thing.
2 Corinthians 3:13
and are not as Moses. He put a veil over his face in order for the sons of Israel not to gaze on the end of the fading.
who serve for an example and shadow of the heavenly things. Just as Moses who was divinely warned while going to complete the tabernacle, for he says, See thou make all things according to the pattern that was shown thee on the mou
For the law having a shadow of the good things that are coming, not the same substance of the events, with the same sacrifices that are offered continually each year, they are never able to fully perfect those who are approaching.