These things they will do because they have not known the Father or Me.
But all these things they will do to you for My name’s sake, because they do not know the One who sent Me.
“O righteous Father, although the world has not known You, yet I have known You; and these have known that You sent Me;
So they were saying to Him, “Where is Your Father?” Jesus answered, “You know neither Me nor My Father; if you knew Me, you would know My Father also.”
and you have not come to know Him, but I know Him; and if I say that I do not know Him, I will be a liar like you, but I do know Him and keep His word.
See how great a love the Father has bestowed on us, that we would be called children of God; and such we are. For this reason the world does not know us, because it did not know Him.
All things have been handed over to Me by My Father, and no one knows who the Son is except the Father, and who the Father is except the Son, and anyone to whom the Son wills to reveal Him.”
He who hates Me hates My Father also.
This is eternal life, that they may know You, the only true God, and Jesus Christ whom You have sent.
the wisdom which none of the rulers of this age has understood; for if they had understood it they would not have crucified the Lord of glory;
And even if our gospel is veiled, it is veiled to those who are perishing,
dealing out retribution to those who do not know God and to those who do not obey the gospel of our Lord Jesus.
and with all the deception of wickedness for those who perish, because they did not receive the love of the truth so as to be saved.
even though I was formerly a blasphemer and a persecutor and a violent aggressor. Yet I was shown mercy because I acted ignorantly in unbelief;
The one who does not love does not know God, for God is love.
And we know that the Son of God has come, and has given us understanding so 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.