Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Then shall they call upon me, but I will not answer; they shall seek me early, but they shall not find me:

They shall seek

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Bible References

Shall they

Genesis 6:3
And LORD said, My spirit shall not strive with man forever, for he also is flesh. Yet shall his days be a hundred and twenty years.
Job 27:9
Will God hear his cry when trouble comes upon him?
Job 35:12
There they cry, but none gives answer, because of the pride of evil men.
Psalm 18:41
They cried, but there was none to save, even to LORD, but he answered them not.
Isaiah 1:15
And when ye spread forth your hands, I will hide my eyes from you. Yea, when ye make many prayers, I will not hear; your hands are full of blood.
Jeremiah 11:11
Therefore thus says LORD, Behold, I will bring evil upon them, which they shall not be able to escape. And they shall cry to me, but I will not hearken to them.
Jeremiah 14:12
When they fast, I will not hear their cry. And when they offer burnt-offering and meal-offering, I will not accept them. But I will consume them by the sword, and by the famine, and by the pestilence.
Ezekiel 8:18
Therefore I will also deal in wrath. My eye shall not spare, nor will I have pity. And though they cry in my ears with a loud voice, yet I will not hear them.
Micah 3:4
Then they shall cry to LORD, but he will not answer them. Yea, he will hide his face from them at that time, according as they have wrought evil in their doings.
Zechariah 7:13
And it has come to pass that, as he cried, and they would not hear, so they shall cry, and I will not hear, said LORD of hosts.
Matthew 7:22
Many will say to me in that day, Lord, Lord, did we not prophesy by thy name, and by thy name cast out demons, and by thy name do many mighty works?
Matthew 25:10
And while they went to buy, the bridegroom came. And the prepared entered in with him for the wedding festivities, and the door was shut.
Luke 13:25
From the time the house-ruler has risen up, and has closed the door, and ye begin to stand outside, and to knock the door, saying, Lord, Lord, open to us, and having answered, he will say to you, I know not where ye are from,
James 4:3
Ye ask, and do not receive, because ye ask wrongly, so that ye may spend on your pleasures.

They shall seek

Psalm 78:34
When he killed them, then they inquired after him, and they returned and sought God earnestly.
Hosea 5:15
I will go and return to my place, till they acknowledge their offence, and seek my face. In their affliction they will seek me earnestly.
Hosea 6:1
Come, and let us return to LORD, for he has torn, and he will heal us. He has smitten, and he will bind us up.

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Psalm 18:41
They cried, but there was none to save, even to LORD, but he answered them not.