Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And they would not
"O Jerusalem, Jerusalem! thou who murderest the Prophets and stonest those who have been sent to thee! how often have I desired to gather thy children to me, just as a hen gathers her chickens under her wings, and you would not come!
O Jerusalem, Jerusalem, thou who murderest the Prophets and stonest those who have been sent to thee, how often have I desired to gather thy children just as a hen gathers her brood under her wings, and you would not come!
"Then he was angry and would not go in. But his father came out and entreated him.
But as for those enemies of mine who were unwilling that I should become their king, bring them here, and cut them to pieces in my presence.'"
and yet you are unwilling to come to me that you may have Life.
Seeing the crowds, the Jews, filled with angry jealousy, opposed Paul's statements and abused him.
While as to Israel he says, "All day long I have stretched out My arms to a self-willed and fault-finding people."
Be careful not to refuse to listen to Him who is speaking to you. For if they of old did not escape unpunished when they refused to listen to him who spoke on earth, much less shall we escape who turn a deaf ear to Him who now speaks from Heaven.