How forcible are right words! but what doth your upbraiding reprove?
Mouth to mouth do I speak to him openly, and not in riddles; and the form of Jehovah doth he behold. Why then were ye not afraid to speak against my servant, against Moses?
And thou shalt write upon the stones all the words of this law very plainly.
And he spoke the thing openly. And Peter, taking him to him, began to rebuke him.
The Jews therefore surrounded him, and said to him, Until when dost thou hold our soul in suspense? If thou art the Christ, say so to us openly.
Jesus therefore then said to them plainly, Lazarus has died.
These things I have spoken to you in allegories; the hour is coming that I will no longer speak to you in allegories, but will declare to you openly concerning the Father.
His disciples say to him, Lo, now thou speakest openly and utterest no allegory.
And immediately his ears were opened, and the band of his tongue was loosed and he spoke right.
However, no one spoke openly concerning him on account of their fear of the Jews.