Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


To whom shall I speak, and give warning, that they may hear? behold, their ear is uncircumcised, and they cannot hearken: behold, the word of the LORD is unto them a reproach; they have no delight in it.

Bible References

To whom

Jeremiah 5:4
Then I said, Surely these are poor, they are foolish, for they know not the way of LORD, nor the law of their God.
Isaiah 28:9
Whom will he teach knowledge? And whom will he make to understand the message? Those who are weaned from the milk, and drawn from the breasts?
Isaiah 53:1
Who has believed our report? And to whom has the arm of LORD been revealed?


Ezekiel 3:18
When I say to a wicked man, Thou shall surely die, and thou give him no warning, nor speak to warn the wicked man from his wicked way, to save his life, the same wicked man shall die in his iniquity, but I will require his blood at
Ezekiel 33:3
if, when he sees the sword come upon the land, he blows the trumpet, and warns the people,
Matthew 3:7
But when he saw many of the Pharisees and Sadducees coming to his immersion, he said to them, Ye offspring of vipers, who showed you to flee from the coming wrath?
Colossians 1:28
Whom we proclaim, admonishing every man and teaching every man in all wisdom, so that we may present every man perfect in Christ Jesus.
Hebrews 11:7
By faith Noah, being divinely warned about things not yet seen, moved with awe, prepared an ark for the salvation of his house, through which he condemned the world, and became an heir of righteousness according to faith.

Their ear

Jeremiah 7:26
Yet they hearkened not to me, nor inclined their ear, but made their neck stiff. They did worse than their fathers.
Exodus 6:12
And Moses spoke before LORD, saying, Behold, the sons of Israel have not hearkened to me, how then shall Pharaoh hear me, who am of uncircumcised lips?
Deuteronomy 29:4
yet LORD has not given you a heart to know, and eyes to see, and ears to hear, to this day.
Isaiah 6:9
And he said, Go, and tell this people, Hear ye indeed, but do not understand, and see ye indeed, but do not perceive.
Isaiah 42:23
Who is there among you that will give ear to this, that will hearken and hear for the time to come?
Acts 7:51
Ye stiff-necked and uncircumcised in heart and ears, ye do always resist the Holy Spirit. As your fathers, ye also.

The word

Jeremiah 20:8
For as often as I speak, I cry out. I cry, Violence and destruction! Because the word of LORD is made a reproach to me, and a derision, all the day.
2 Chronicles 36:15
And LORD, the God of their fathers, sent to them by his messengers, rising up early and sending, because he had compassion on his people, and on his dwelling-place.
Amos 7:10
Then Amaziah the priest of Bethel sent to Jeroboam king of Israel, saying, Amos has conspired against thee in the midst of the house of Israel. The land is not able to bear all his words.
Luke 11:45
And having answered, a certain man of the lawyers says to him, Teacher, in saying these things thou rebuke us also.
Luke 20:19
And the chief priests and the scholars sought to throw hands on him in the same hour. And they were afraid, for they knew that he spoke this parable against them.
John 7:7
The world cannot hate you, but it hates me because I testify about it, that its works are evil.
John 9:40
And those of the Pharisees who were with him heard these things, and they said to him, Are we also blind?
2 Timothy 4:3
For there will be time when they will not tolerate sound doctrine, but they will accumulate teachers to themselves according to their own desires, who tickle the ear,


Psalm 1:2
but his delight is in the law of LORD, and on his law he meditates day and night.
Psalm 40:8
I delight to do thy will, O my God. Yea, thy law is within my heart.
Psalm 119:16
I will delight myself in thy statutes. I will not forget thy word.
Romans 7:22
For I delight in the law of God according to the inner man,