Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And in them is fulfilled the prophecy of Esaias, which saith, By hearing ye shall hear, and shall not understand; and seeing ye shall see, and shall not perceive:

Bible References

The prophecy

Isaiah 6:9
Then he said, Go and tell this people, Hear indeed, but do not understand; and see indeed, but do not perceive.
Ezekiel 12:2
Son of man, thou dwellest in the midst of a rebellious house, which have eyes to see and do not see; they have ears to hear and do not hear; for they are a rebellious house.
Mark 4:12
that seeing they may see and not perceive, and hearing they may hear and not understand, lest at any time they should be converted, and their sins should be forgiven them.
Luke 8:10
And he said, Unto you it is given to know the mysteries of the kingdom of God, but to the others in parables that seeing they might not see and hearing they might not understand.
John 12:39
Therefore they could not believe, because Isaiah said again,
Acts 28:25
And when they did not agree among themselves, they departed, after Paul had spoken this word, Well spoke the Holy Spirit by Isaiah the prophet unto our fathers,
Romans 11:8
(according as it is written, God has given them the spirit of anguish, eyes with which they do not see and ears with which they do not hear) unto this day.
2 Corinthians 3:14
(And thus their senses became hardened, for until this day remains the same veil not uncovered in the reading of the old testament, which veil is taken away in Christ.

General references

Leviticus 13:29
If a man or woman has a plague upon the head or the beard,
Deuteronomy 29:4
Yet the LORD has not given you a heart to perceive and eyes to see and ears to hear until today.
Deuteronomy 32:28
For they are a Gentile void of counsel, neither is there any intelligence in them.
Proverbs 20:12
The hearing ear and the seeing eye, the LORD has made both of them.
Ezekiel 17:2
Son of man, propose a figure and compose an enigma unto the house of Israel
Matthew 24:39
and they knew not until the flood came and took them all away; so shall also the coming of the Son of man be.