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Yet he sent prophets to them, to bring them again unto the LORD; and they testified against them: but they would not give ear.

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Yet he sent

2 Chronicles 36:15
And LORD, the God of their fathers, sent to them by his messengers, rising up early and sending, because he had compassion on his people, and on his dwelling-place.
2 Kings 17:13
Yet LORD testified to Israel, and to Judah, by every prophet, and every seer, saying, Turn ye from your evil ways, and keep my commandments and my statutes, according to all the law which I commanded your fathers, and which I sent
Nehemiah 9:26
Nevertheless they were disobedient, and rebelled against thee, and cast thy law behind their back, and killed thy prophets who testified against them to turn them again to thee, and they wrought great provocations.
Jeremiah 7:25
Since the day that your fathers came forth out of the land of Egypt to this day, I have sent to you all my servants the prophets, daily rising up early and sending them.
Jeremiah 25:4
And LORD has sent to you all his servants the prophets, rising up early and sending them, (but ye have not hearkened, nor inclined your ear to hear),
Jeremiah 26:5
to hearken to the words of my servants the prophets, whom I send to you, even rising up early and sending them, but ye have not hearkened,
Jeremiah 44:4
However I sent all my servants the prophets to you, rising up early and sending them, saying, Oh, do not do this abominable thing that I hate.
Luke 11:47
Woe to you! Because ye build the sepulchers of the prophets, but your fathers killed them.
Luke 16:31
And he said to him, If they do not listen to Moses and the prophets, neither will they be persuaded if some man would rise from the dead.
Luke 20:9
And he began to speak this parable to the people. A man planted a vineyard, and leased it to farmers, and went abroad for a considerable time.

But they would

Psalm 95:7
For he is our God, and we are the people of his pasture, and the sheep of his hand. Today, O that ye would hear his voice!
Isaiah 28:23
Give ye ear, and hear my voice, hearken, and hear my speech.
Isaiah 42:23
Who is there among you that will give ear to this, that will hearken and hear for the time to come?
Isaiah 51:4
Attend to me, O my people, and give ear to me, O my nation. For a law shall go forth from me, and I will establish my justice for a light of the peoples.
Isaiah 55:3
Incline your ear, and come to me. Hear, and your soul shall live. And I will make an everlasting covenant with you, even the {faithful holy things (LXX/NT)} of David.
Matthew 13:9
He who has ears, let him hear.

General references

2 Kings 12:2
And Joash did that which was right in the eyes of LORD all his days in which Jehoiada the priest instructed him.
Luke 3:20
also added this to them all, he even locked up John in prison.