Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Open thou mine eyes, that I may behold wondrous things out of thy law.
For Jehovah hath poured out upon you a spirit of deep sleep, and hath closed your eyes; the prophets and your chiefs, the seers, hath he covered.
And the eyes of them that see shall not be dim, and the ears of them that hear shall hearken;
Then the eyes of the blind shall be opened, and the ears of the deaf be unstopped;
For this cause I speak to them in parables, because seeing they do not see, and hearing they do not hear nor understand;
And Jesus answering said to him, Blessed art thou, Simon Bar-jona, for flesh and blood has not revealed it to thee, but my Father who is in the heavens.
And Jesus said, For judgment am I come into this world, that they which see not may see, and they which see may become blind.
to open their eyes, that they may turn from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan to God, that they may receive remission of sins and inheritance among them that are sanctified by faith in me.
2 Corinthians 3:14
But their thoughts have been darkened, for unto this day the same veil remains in reading the old covenant, unremoved, which in Christ is annulled.
2 Corinthians 4:4
in whom the god of this world has blinded the thoughts of the unbelieving, so that the radiancy of the glad tidings of the glory of the Christ, who is the image of God, should not shine forth for them.
that the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of glory, would give you the spirit of wisdom and revelation in the full knowledge of him,
I counsel thee to buy of me gold purified by fire, that thou mayest be rich; and white garments, that thou mayest be clothed, and that the shame of thy nakedness may not be made manifest; and eye-salve to anoint thine eyes, that thou mayest see.
I have seen an end of all perfection: thy commandment is exceeding broad.
I have prescribed unto him the manifold things of my law: they are counted as a strange thing.
2 Corinthians 3:13
and not according as Moses put a veil on his own face, so that the children of Israel should not fix their eyes on the end of that annulled.
(who serve the representation and shadow of heavenly things, according as Moses was oracularly told when about to make the tabernacle; for See, saith He, that thou make all things according to the pattern which has been shewn to thee in the mountain.)
For the law, having a shadow of the coming good things, not the image itself of the things, can never, by the same sacrifices which they offer continually yearly, perfect those who approach.