Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For this people's heart is waxed gross, and their ears are dull of hearing, and their eyes they have closed; lest at any time they should see with their eyes, and hear with their ears, and should understand with their heart, and should be converted, and I should heal them.
And why do ye not understand my language, but because ye cannot bear my doctrine?
Then they cried out with a loud voice, and stopped their ears, and ran upon him with one accord,
2 Timothy 4:4
and turn away their attention from the truth, and be turned aside to fables.
Concerning whom we have much to say and difficult to be explained, since ye are become dull of hearing.
And should be
Repent therefore and be converted, that your sins may be blotted out: that seasons of refreshing may come upon you from the presence of the Lord;
2 Timothy 2:25
with meekness instructing those of different sentiments, not knowing but God may give them repentance to the acknowledgement of the truth;
who were once enlightened, and have tasted of the heavenly gift, and were made partakers of the holy Spirit,
that in seeing they may see and not perceive, and in hearing they may hear and not understand, least they should be converted, and their sins be forgiven them.
And in the midst of the street, and of the river, which ran on each side, was the tree of life, producing fruits twelve times in the year, yielding its different fruit every month. And the leaves of the tree are for the healing of the nations.
and knew not of it till the deluge came and took them all away; so shall be also the coming of the Son of man.