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 all my heart, have I sought thee, Suffer me not to be led astray from thy commandments.
Psalm 141:4
Let not my heart incline to a matter of wrong, that I should busy myself with practices in lawlessness, with men working iniquity, and let me not eat of their dainties.
Ezekiel 14:7
For what man soever of the house of Israel Or of the sojourners who sojourn in Israel, Who shall estrange himself from following me And who shall bring up his manufactured gods, on his heart, And whose stumbling-block of iniquity, he shall set straight before his face, And then come in unto the prophet, to enquire by him of me. Yahweh will myself answer him on my own account;
2 Thessalonians 2:11
And, for this cause, God sendeth them an inworking of error, to the end they should believe in the falsehood, -

And hardened

Isaiah 6:10
Stupefy thou the heart of this people, And their ears, make thou heavy, And their eyes, overspread, - Lest they see with their eyes And with their ears, should hear, And their heart should discern and come back. And they be healed.
Deuteronomy 2:30
But Sihon king of Heshbon, was not willing, to let us pass along through it, - for Yahweh thy God had suffered him to make his spirit harsh and his heart bold, that he might give him into thy hand - (as appeareth this day).
Joshua 11:20
For, from Yahweh, came it to pass, that their heart was emboldened to come out to war with Israel, that he might devote them to destruction, that they might find no favour, - but that he might destroy them, - as Yahweh commanded Moses.
John 12:40
He hath blinded their eyes, and hardened their heart; lest they should see with their eyes, and should understand with their heart, and should turn, - and I should heal them.
Romans 9:18
Hence, then, - on whom he pleaseth, he hath mercy, and, whom he pleaseth, he doth harden.

Return

Numbers 10:36
But when it rested, he said, - Return, O Yahweh! unto the myriads of the thousands of Israel.
Psalm 74:1
Wherefore, O God, hast thou cast off utterly? Shall thine anger smoke against the flock of thine own pasturing?
Psalm 80:14
O God of hosts, return, we pray thee, - Look down out of the heavens, and see, And inspect this vine:
Psalm 90:13
Return, Yahweh, oh how long? And have compassion upon thy servants;
Zechariah 1:12
Then the messenger of Yahweh responded, and said, O Yahweh of hosts! How long wilt, thou, not have compassion upon Jerusalem, and the cities of Judah, - against which thou hast had indignation these seventy years?

General references

Exodus 8:32
And Pharaoh made his heart dull, this time also, - and did not let the people go.
Exodus 9:30
But as touching thee and thy servants, I know that not yet will ye stand in awe of Yahweh Elohim.
Deuteronomy 29:4
yet hath Yahweh not given onto you a heart to know, or eyes to see or ears to hear, - until this day.
Deuteronomy 30:18
I declare unto you, to-day, that ye shall perish, - ye shall not prolong your days, upon the soil which thou art passing over the Jordan to enter and possess.