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 open my enigma upon the harp.
Matthew 13:13
For this I speak to them in parables: for seeing they see not, and hearing they hear not, neither do they understand.

Dark sayings

Proverbs 1:6
To understand a proverb, and an enigma: the words of the wise and their parables.
Matthew 13:11
And having answered, he said to them, For to you it was given to know the mysteries of the kingdom of the heavens, but to them it was not given.
Mark 4:34
And without a parable spake he not to them: and apart, he solved all to his disciples.

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Matthew 5:2
And having opened his mouth, he taught them, saying,
Mark 4:22
For not anything is hid, which should not be manifested; neither was concealed, but that it should come clear.