Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


I will open my mouth in a parable: I will utter dark sayings of old:

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I will

Psalm 49:4
I will incline mine ear to a parable; I will declare my enigma upon the harp.
Matthew 13:13
Therefore, I speak to them in parables because seeing they see not, and hearing they hear not, neither do they understand.

Dark sayings

Proverbs 1:6
To understand a parable and the interpretation; the words of the wise and their enigmas.
Matthew 13:11
He answered and said unto them, Because it is given unto you to know the mysteries of the kingdom of the heavens, but to them it is not given.
Mark 4:34
But without a parable he did not speak unto them; and when they were alone, he expounded all things to his disciples.

General references

Matthew 5:2
and he opened his mouth and taught them, saying,
Mark 4:22
For there is nothing hid which shall not be manifested; nor secret which shall not be exposed.