Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Why do you not understand my speech? even because you cannot hear my word.
And he said, Go, and tell this people, Hear you indeed, but understand not; and see you indeed, but perceive not.
Hear, you deaf; and look, you blind, that you may see.
We grope for the wall like the blind, and we grope as if we had no eyes: we stumble at noonday as in the twilight; we are in desolate places as dead men.
What then? Israel has not obtained that which it seeks for; but the election has obtained it, and the rest were blinded
2 Corinthians 4:3
But if our gospel be hid, it is hid to them that are lost: