Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
How long, ye simple ones, will ye love simplicity? and the scorners delight in their scorning, and the fools hate knowledge?
and say, How have I hated chastening and my heart despised reproof
The fool despises his father's chastening, but he that regards reproof shall become prudent.
A fool has no delight in understanding, but in that which his own heart discovers.
He that believes on him is not condemned, but he that does not believe is condemned already because he has not believed in the name of the only begotten Son of God.
And even as they did not like to retain God in their knowledge, God gave them over to a perverse understanding, to do those things which are not convenient,
For they are a Gentile void of counsel, neither is there any intelligence in them.