Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Saying, If thou hadst known, even thou, at least in this thy day, the things which belong unto thy peace! but now they are hid from thine eyes.
O that there were such a heart in them, that they would fear me, and keep all my commandments always, that it might be well with them, and with their children forever!
O that they were wise, that they understood this, that they would consider their latter end!
Oh that my people had hearkened unto me, and Israel had walked in my ways!
O that you had hearkened to my commandments! then had your peace been as a river, and your righteousness as the waves of the sea:
Cast away from you all your transgressions, by which you have transgressed; and make you a new heart and a new spirit: for why will you die, O house of Israel?
Say unto them, As I live, says the Lord GOD, I have no pleasure in the death of the wicked; but that the wicked turn from his way and live: turn you, turn you from your evil ways; for why will you die, O house of Israel?
And shall lay you even with the ground, and your children within you; and they shall not leave in you one stone upon another; because you knew not the time of your visitation.
For this shall every one that is godly pray unto you in a time when you may be found: surely in the floods of great waters they shall not come near unto him.
For he is our God; and we are the people of his pasture, and the sheep of his hand. Today if you will hear his voice,
Seek you the LORD while he may be found, call you upon him while he is near:
Then Jesus said unto them, Yet a little while is the light with you. Walk while you have the light, lest darkness come upon you: for he that walks in darkness knows not where he goes.
2 Corinthians 6:1
We then, as workers together with him, beseech you also that you receive not the grace of God in vain.
To give knowledge of salvation unto his people by the remission of their sins,
And the angel said unto them, Fear not: for, behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy, which shall be to all people.
And into whatsoever house you enter, first say, Peace be to this house.
The word which God sent unto the children of Israel, preaching peace by Jesus Christ: (he is Lord of all:)
Then Paul and Barnabas grew bold, and said, It was necessary that the word of God should first have been spoken to you: but seeing you put it from you, and judge yourselves unworthy of everlasting life, lo, we turn to the Gentiles.
Therefore (as the Holy Spirit says, Today if you will hear his voice,
For if we sin willfully after we have received the knowledge of the truth, there remains no more sacrifice for sins,
And to Jesus the mediator of the new covenant, and to the blood of sprinkling, that speaks better things than that of Abel.
And he said, Go, and tell this people, Hear you indeed, but understand not; and see you indeed, but perceive not.
For the LORD has poured out upon you the spirit of deep sleep, and has closed your eyes: the prophets and your rulers, the seers has he covered.
They have not known nor understood: for he has shut their eyes, that they cannot see; and their hearts, that they cannot understand.
And in them is fulfilled the prophecy of Isaiah, who said, By hearing you shall hear, and shall not understand; and seeing you shall see, and shall not perceive:
That the saying of Isaiah the prophet might be fulfilled, which he spoke, Lord, who has believed our report? and to whom has the arm of the Lord been revealed?
And when they agreed not among themselves, they departed, after Paul had spoken one word, Well spoke the Holy Spirit by Isaiah the prophet unto our fathers,
What then? Israel has not obtained that which it seeks for; but the election has obtained it, and the rest were blinded
2 Corinthians 3:14
But their minds were blinded: for until this day remains the same veil not taken away in the reading of the old covenant; which veil is done away in Christ.
2 Corinthians 4:3
But if our gospel be hid, it is hid to them that are lost:
2 Thessalonians 2:9
Even him, whose coming is after the working of Satan with all power and signs and lying wonders,
There is no peace, says the LORD, unto the wicked.
To preach the acceptable year of the Lord.
But those my enemies, who would not that I should reign over them, bring here, and slay them before me.
That I have great heaviness and continual sorrow in my heart.