Add parallel Print Page Options

20 But you cannot see my face,(A) for no one can see me and live.[a]

Read full chapter

Footnotes

  1. 33:20 No one can see me and live: reflecting the tradition that to see God meant instant death. This is contradicted by the statements that Hagar (Gn 16:13), Jacob (Gn 32:31), and Manoah and his wife (Jgs 13:22) all “see God” and yet live (see also Ex 24:10–11).

Bible Gateway Sponsors