Psalm 78:2 Cross References


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Psalm 78:2

I will open my mouth in a parable; I will utter dark sayings from of old,

Matthew 13:34-35

All these things Jesus said to the crowds in parables; indeed, he said nothing to them without a parable. This was to fulfill what was spoken by the prophet: “I will open my mouth in parables; I will utter what has been hidden since the foundation of the world.”

Psalm 49:4

I will incline my ear to a proverb; I will solve my riddle to the music of the lyre.

Proverbs 1:6

to understand a proverb and a saying, the words of the wise and their riddles.

Matthew 13:11-13

And he answered them, “To you it has been given to know the secrets of the kingdom of heaven, but to them it has not been given. For to the one who has, more will be given, and he will have an abundance, but from the one who has not, even what he has will be taken away. This is why I speak to them in parables, because seeing they do not see, and hearing they do not hear, nor do they understand.

Mark 4:34

He did not speak to them without a parable, but privately to his own disciples he explained everything.