Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

O LORD, why hast thou made us to err from thy ways, and hardened our heart from thy fear? Return for thy servants' sake, the tribes of thine inheritance.

Bible References

Why

Psalm 119:10
With my whole heart have I sought thee: let me not wander from thy commandments.
Psalm 141:4
Incline not my heart to any evil thing, to practise deeds of wickedness with men that are workers of iniquity; and let me not eat of their dainties.
Ezekiel 14:7
For every one of the house of Israel, or of the strangers that sojourn in Israel, who separateth himself from me, and setteth up his idols in his heart, and putteth the stumbling-block of his iniquity before his face, and cometh to the prophet to inquire of me by him, I Jehovah will answer him by myself;
2 Thessalonians 2:11
And for this reason God sends to them a working of error, that they should believe what is false,

And hardened

Isaiah 6:10
Make the heart of this people fat, and make their ears heavy, and blind their eyes; lest they see with their eyes, and hear with their ears, and understand with their heart, and be converted, and healed.
Deuteronomy 2:30
But Sihon the king of Heshbon would not let us pass by him; for Jehovah thy God hardened his spirit, and made his heart obdurate, that he might give him into thy hand, as it is this day.
Joshua 11:20
For it was of Jehovah that their heart was hardened, to meet Israel in battle, that they might be utterly destroyed, and that there might be no favour shewn to them, but that they might be destroyed, as Jehovah had commanded Moses.
John 12:40
He has blinded their eyes and hardened their heart, that they may not see with their eyes, and understand with their heart and be converted, and I should heal them.
Romans 9:18
So then, to whom he will he shews mercy, and whom he will he hardens.

Return

Numbers 10:36
And when it rested, he said, Return, Jehovah, unto the myriads of the thousands of Israel.
Psalm 74:1
{An instruction: of Asaph.} Why, O God, hast thou cast off for ever? why doth thine anger smoke against the sheep of thy pasture?
Psalm 80:14
O God of hosts, return, we beseech thee; look down from the heavens, and behold, and visit this vine;
Psalm 90:13
Return, Jehovah: how long? and let it repent thee concerning thy servants.
Zechariah 1:12
And the angel of Jehovah answered and said, Jehovah of hosts, how long wilt thou not have mercy on Jerusalem and on the cities of Judah, against which thou hast had indignation these seventy years?

General references

Exodus 8:32
And Pharaoh hardened his heart this time also, and would not let the people go.
Exodus 9:30
But as to thee and thy bondmen, I know that ye do not yet fear Jehovah Elohim.
Deuteronomy 29:4
But Jehovah hath not given you a heart to perceive, and eyes to see, and ears to hear, to this day.
Deuteronomy 30:18
I denounce unto you this day that ye shall surely perish; ye shall not prolong your days upon the land whereunto thou passest over the Jordan to possess it.