Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


I will incline mine ear to a parable: I will open my dark saying upon the harp.

Bible References


Psalm 78:2
I will sing a song that imparts wisdom; I will make insightful observations about the past.
Matthew 13:35
This fulfilled what was spoken by the prophet: "I will open my mouth in parables, I will announce what has been hidden from the foundation of the world."


Numbers 23:7
Then Balaam uttered his oracle, saying, "Balak, the king of Moab, brought me from Aram, out of the mountains of the east, saying, 'Come, pronounce a curse on Jacob for me; come, denounce Israel.'
Ezekiel 20:49
Then I said, "O sovereign Lord! They are saying of me, 'Does he not simply speak in eloquent figures of speech?'"
Matthew 13:11
He replied, "You have been given the opportunity to know the secrets of the kingdom of heaven, but they have not.


Proverbs 1:6
To discern the meaning of a proverb and a parable, the sayings of the wise and their riddles.
Daniel 8:23
Toward the end of their rule, when rebellious acts are complete, a rash and deceitful king will arise.
Luke 12:3
So then whatever you have said in the dark will be heard in the light, and what you have whispered in private rooms will be proclaimed from the housetops.
2 Corinthians 3:12
Therefore, since we have such a hope, we behave with great boldness,

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