Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Hear now this, O foolish people, and without understanding; which have eyes, and see not; which have ears, and hear not:
Therefore I said, Surely these are poor; they have become foolish; for they do not know the way of the LORD nor the judgment of their God.
For my people are foolish; the ignorant sons with no understanding have not known me; they are wise to do evil, but to do good they have no knowledge.
Even the stork in the heaven knows her appointed time; and the turtle dove and the crane and the swallow observe the time of their coming; but my people did not know the judgment of the LORD.
But they shall become altogether carnal and foolish. The stock is a doctrine of vanities.
Yet the LORD has not given you a heart to perceive and eyes to see and ears to hear until today.
Do ye thus repay the LORD, O foolish and unwise people? Is he not thy father that has possessed thee? He made thee and established thee.
Understand, ye carnal ones among the people, and, ye fools, when will ye be wise?
Then he said, Go and tell this people, Hear indeed, but do not understand; and see indeed, but do not perceive.
When its boughs are withered, they shall be broken off: women shall come and set them on fire: for this is not a people of understanding: therefore he that made them will not have mercy on them, and he that formed them will show them no favour.
They did not know nor understand; for he has anointed their eyes that they not see and their hearts that they not understand.
Son of man, thou dwellest in the midst of a rebellious house, which have eyes to see and do not see; they have ears to hear and do not hear; for they are a rebellious house.
Therefore, I speak to them in parables because seeing they see not, and hearing they hear not, neither do they understand.
He has blinded their eyes and hardened their heart, that they should not see with their eyes nor understand with their heart and be converted, and I should heal them.
saying, Go unto this people, and say, Hearing ye shall hear and shall not understand; and seeing ye shall see and not perceive;
(according as it is written, God has given them the spirit of anguish, eyes with which they do not see and ears with which they do not hear) unto this day.
Of what good is the price to buy wisdom in the hand of the fool, seeing he has no heart to understand?
Ephraim also was like a deceived dove, without understanding; they shall call to Egypt, they shall go to Assyria.