Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Woe unto them that seek deep to hide their counsel from the LORD, and their works are in the dark, and they say, Who seeth us? and who knoweth us?
Woe unto those that draw iniquity with cords of vanity, and sin as it were with a cart rope,
Because ye have said, We have made a covenant with death, and with Sheol we are at agreement; when the overflowing scourge shall pass through, it shall not come unto us: for we have made lies our refuge, and under falsehood we have hid ourselves:
Woe to the sons that leave, saith the LORD, to make counsel, but not of me; to cover themselves with a covering, and not by my spirit, adding sin unto sin!
And thou shalt say, What does God know? How can he judge through the darkness?
He has said in his heart, God has forgotten; he hides his face; he will never see it.
They encourage themselves in an evil matter; they attempt to hide the snares; they say, Who shall see them?
O LORD, thou hast searched me and known me.
Can any hide himself in hiding places that I shall not see him? said the LORD. Do I not fill heaven and earth? said the LORD.
Then said he unto me, Son of man, hast thou seen what the elders of the house of Israel do in the dark, each man in the chambers of his imagery? for they say, The LORD does not see us; the LORD has forsaken the earth.
Then said he unto me, The iniquity of the house of Israel and Judah is exceeding great, and the land is full of blood, and the city full of perverseness, for they have said, The LORD has forsaken the earth, and the LORD does not see.
And it shall come to pass at that time, that I will search Jerusalem with lamps and make a visitation upon the men that are settled on their lees, that say in their heart, The LORD will not do good, neither will he do evil.
And I will kill her children with death, and all the congregations shall know that I AM he that searches the kidneys and hearts, and I will give unto each one of you according to your works.
And their works
They are among those that rebel against the light; they have never known its ways nor abided in its paths.
There is no darkness nor shadow of death, where the workers of iniquity may hide themselves.
In the meantime, when there were gathered together an innumerable multitude of people, insomuch that they trode one upon another, he began to say unto his disciples first of all, Beware ye of the leaven of the Pharisees, which is hypocrisy.
And this is the condemnation, that the light is come into the world, and men loved darkness more than the light because their deeds were evil.
1 Corinthians 4:5
Therefore, judge nothing before the time, until the Lord comes, who both will bring to light the hidden things of darkness and will make manifest the counsels of the hearts; and then shall each one have praise of God.
2 Corinthians 4:2
but remove from ourselves every hidden shameful thing, not walking in craftiness, nor adulterating the word of God, but in the manifestation of the truth, commending ourselves to every man's conscience in the sight of God.
For thou hast trusted in thy wickedness: thou hast said, No one sees me. Thy wisdom and thine own knowledge; it has deceived thee; for thou hast said in thine heart, I am, and no one else beside me.
Behold, they belch out with their mouth; swords are in their lips; for who, say they, doth hear?
And they say, How does God know? and is there knowledge in the most High?
Yet they say, JAH shall not see, neither shall the God of Jacob regard it.
Ye have wearied the LORD with your words. Yet ye say, In what have we wearied him? When ye say, Every one that does evil pleases the LORD, and he delights in them; or, Where is the God of judgment?
For my eyes are upon all their ways, which they have not hid from me, neither does their iniquity hide from the presence of my eyes.
Then said he unto me, Son of man, dig now in the wall; and when I had dug in the wall, behold a door.
But this people who do not know the law are cursed.