For you know that even afterwards, when he desired to inherit the blessing, he was rejected, for he found no place for repentance, though he sought for it with tears.
Now it came about, as soon as Isaac had finished blessing Jacob, and Jacob had hardly gone out from the presence of Isaac his father, that Esau his brother came in from his hunting.
“Because I called and you refused,
I stretched out my hand and no one paid attention;
They call them rejected silver,
Because the Lord has rejected them.
And then I will declare to them, ‘I never knew you; depart from Me, you who practice lawlessness.’
Later the other virgins also came, saying, ‘Lord, lord, open up for us.’
“Strive to enter through the narrow door; for many, I tell you, will seek to enter and will not be able.
For in the case of those who have once been enlightened and have tasted of the heavenly gift and have been made partakers of the Holy Spirit,
but if it yields thorns and thistles, it is worthless and close to being cursed, and it ends up being burned.
For if we go on sinning willfully after receiving the knowledge of the truth, there no longer remains a sacrifice for sins,