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.
Therefore I said, Surely these are poor; they are foolish: for they know not the way of the LORD, nor the law of their God.
Whom shall he teach knowledge? and whom shall he make to understand doctrine? them that are weaned from the milk, and taken from the breasts.
Who has believed our report? and to whom is the arm of the LORD revealed?
When I say unto the wicked, You shall surely die; and you give him not warning, nor speak 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 your hand.
If when he sees the sword come upon the land, he blows the trumpet, and warns the people;
But when he saw many of the Pharisees and Sadducees come to his baptism, he said unto them, O generation of vipers, who has warned you to flee from the wrath to come?
Whom we preach, warning every man, and teaching every man in all wisdom; that we may present every man perfect in Christ Jesus:
By faith Noah, being warned of God of things not seen as yet, moved by fear, prepared an ark to the saving of his house; by which he condemned the world, and became heir of the righteousness which is by faith.
Circumcise yourselves to the LORD, and take away the foreskins of your heart, you men of Judah and inhabitants of Jerusalem: lest my fury come forth like fire, and burn that none can quench it, because of the evil of your doings.
Yet they hearkened not unto me, nor inclined their ear, but hardened their neck: they did worse than their fathers.
And Moses spoke before the LORD, saying, Behold, the children of Israel have not hearkened unto me; how then shall Pharaoh hear me, who am of uncircumcised lips?
Yet the LORD has not given you a heart to perceive, and eyes to see, and ears to hear, unto this day.
And he said, Go, and tell this people, Hear you indeed, but understand not; and see you indeed, but perceive not.
Who among you will give ear to this? who will hearken and hear for the time to come?
You stiff-necked and uncircumcised in heart and ears, you do always resist the Holy Spirit: as your fathers did, so do you.
For since I spoke, I cried out, I cried violence and plunder; because the word of the LORD was made a reproach unto me, and a derision, daily.
2 Chronicles 36:15
And the LORD God of their fathers sent word to them by his messengers, sending them time and again; because he had compassion on his people, and on his dwelling place:
Then Amaziah the priest of Bethel sent to Jeroboam king of Israel, saying, Amos has conspired against you in the midst of the house of Israel: the land is not able to bear all his words.
Then answered one of the lawyers, and said unto him, Teacher, thus saying you reproach us also.
And the chief priests and the scribes the same hour sought to lay hands on him; and they feared the people: for they perceived that he had spoken this parable against them.
The world cannot hate you; but me it hates, because I testify of it, that the works thereof are evil.
And some of the Pharisees who were with him heard these words, and said unto him, Are we blind also?
2 Timothy 4:3
For the time will come when they will not endure sound doctrine; but after their own lusts shall they draw to themselves teachers, having itching ears;
But his delight is in the law of the LORD; and in his law does he meditate day and night.
I delight to do your will, O my God: yea, your law is within my heart.
I will delight myself in your statutes: I will not forget your word.
For I delight in the law of God after the inward man: