Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
I also will choose their delusions, and will bring their fears upon them; because when I called, none did answer; when I spake, they did not hear: but they did evil before mine eyes, and chose that in which I delighted not.
1 Kings 22:19
Micaiah said, "That being the case, hear the word of the Lord. I saw the Lord sitting on his throne, with all the heavenly assembly standing on his right and on his left.
I gave them over to their stubborn desires; they did what seemed right to them.
Therefore they will eat from the fruit of their way, and they will be stuffed full of their own counsel.
For false messiahs and false prophets will appear and perform great signs and wonders to deceive, if possible, even the elect.
2 Thessalonians 2:10
and with every kind of evil deception directed against those who are perishing, because they found no place in their hearts for the truth so as to be saved.
What the wicked fears will come on him; what the righteous desire will be granted.
When i called
Why does no one challenge me when I come? Why does no one respond when I call? Is my hand too weak to deliver you? Do I lack the power to rescue you? Look, with a mere shout I can dry up the sea; I can turn streams into a desert, so the fish rot away and die from lack of water.
I predestine you to die by the sword, all of you will kneel down at the slaughtering block, because I called to you, and you did not respond, I spoke and you did not listen. You did evil before me; you chose to do what displeases me."
However, because I called but you refused to listen, because I stretched out my hand but no one paid attention,
You also have done all these things, says the Lord, and I have spoken to you over and over again. But you have not listened! You have refused to respond when I called you to repent!
"The kingdom of heaven can be compared to a king who gave a wedding banquet for his son.
These people continually and blatantly offend me as they sacrifice in their sacred orchards and burn incense on brick altars.
2 Kings 21:2
He did evil in the sight of the Lord and committed the same horrible sins practiced by the nations whom the Lord drove out from before the Israelites.
Micah said, "Now I know God will make me rich, because I have this Levite as my priest."
I will denounce your so-called righteousness and your deeds, but they will not help you.
You fear the sword, so the sword I will bring against you,' declares the sovereign Lord.