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.
Then I said, Surely these are poor; they are foolish; for they know not the way of Jehovah, nor the law of their God:
Whom will he teach knowledge? and whom will he make to understand the message? them that are weaned from the milk, and drawn from the breasts?
Who hath believed our message? and to whom hath the arm of Jehovah been revealed?
When I say unto the wicked, Thou shalt surely die; and thou givest him not warning, nor speakest to warn the wicked from his wicked way, to save his life; the same wicked man shall die in his iniquity; but his blood will I require at thy hand.
if, when he seeth the sword come upon the land, he blow the trumpet, and warn the people;
But when he saw many of the Pharisees and Sadducees coming to his baptism, he said unto them, Ye offspring of vipers, who warned you to flee from the wrath to come?
whom we proclaim, admonishing every man and teaching every man in all wisdom, that we may present every man perfect in Christ;
By faith Noah, being warned of God concerning things not seen as yet, moved with godly fear, prepared an ark to the saving of his house; through which he condemned the world, and became heir of the righteousness which is according to faith.
Circumcise yourselves to Jehovah, and take away the foreskins of your heart, ye men of Judah and inhabitants of Jerusalem; lest my wrath go forth like fire, and burn so that none can quench it, because of the evil of your doings.
yet they hearkened not unto me, nor inclined their ear, but made their neck stiff: they did worse than their fathers.
And Moses spake before Jehovah, saying, Behold, the children of Israel have not hearkened unto me; how then shall Pharaoh hear me, who am of uncircumcised lips?
but Jehovah hath not given you a heart to know, and eyes to see, and ears to hear, unto this day.
And he said, Go, and tell this people, Hear ye indeed, but understand not; and see ye indeed, but perceive not.
Who is there among you that will give ear to this? that will hearken and hear for the time to come?
Ye stiffnecked and uncircumcised in heart and ears, ye do always resist the Holy Spirit: as your fathers did, so do ye.
For as often as I speak, I cry out; I cry, Violence and destruction! because the word of Jehovah is made a reproach unto me, and a derision, all the day.
2 Chronicles 36:15
And Jehovah, 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:
Then Amaziah the priest of Beth-el sent to Jeroboam king of Israel, saying, Amos hath conspired against thee in the midst of the house of Israel: the land is not able to bear all his words.
And one of the lawyers answering saith unto him, Teacher, in saying this thou reproachest us also.
And the scribes and the chief priests sought to lay hands on him in that very hour; and they feared the people: for they perceived that he spake this parable against them.
The world cannot hate you; but me it hateth, because I testify of it, that its works are evil.
Those of the Pharisees who were with him heard these things, and said unto him, Are we also blind?
2 Timothy 4:3
For the time will come when they will not endure the sound doctrine; but, having itching ears, will heap to themselves teachers after their own lusts;
But his delight is in the law of Jehovah; And on his law doth he meditate day and night.
I delight to do thy will, O my God; Yea, thy law is within my heart.
I will delight myself in thy statutes: I will not forget thy word.
For I delight in the law of God after the inward man: