Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
They understood not
Then the Jews began to argue among themselves, saying, "How can this man give us his flesh to eat?"
What does he mean when he said, 'You will seek me and you will not find me,' and, 'Where I am you cannot come'?"
They did not understand that he spoke to them of the Father.
This is why I speak to them in parables, because seeing they do not see, and hearing they do not hear, nor do they understand.
1 Corinthians 2:14
But the natural man does not accept the things of the Spirit of God, for they are foolishness to him; and he cannot understand them, because they are spiritually discerned.
1 John 5:20
And we know that the Son of God has come and has given us understanding, that we may know him who is true; and we are in him who is true, in his Son Jesus Christ. This is the true God and eternal life.
But they understood none of these things; this saying was hidden from them, and they did not know what he was talking about.