Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
He that refuseth instruction despiseth his own soul: but he that heareth reproof getteth understanding.
Because I called and ye will refuse; I stretched forth my hands, and none attending;
And thou didst lament in thy latter state, in the consuming of thy flesh and thy fulness,
Hear ye instructions, and be wise, and ye shall not reject it
And thou hatedst instruction, and thou wilt cast my words behind thee.
Observing narrowly lest any be failing of the grace of God: lest any root of bitterness springing forth aloft give trouble, and by this many be defiled;
A Man of reproofs hardening the neck, shall be suddenly broken, and no healing.
For what shall ye be yet struck? will ye add apostasy? every head for sickness, and every heart sick
O Jehovah, are not thine eyes upon faithfulness? thou didst smite them, and they were not pained; thou didst consume them, they refused to take instruction: they made their faces firm above the rock; they refused to turn back.
In thy uncleanness is wickedness: because I cleansed thee and thou wert not cleansed, thou shalt no more be cleansed from thy uncleanness till my causing my wrath to rest upon thee.
And I heard not to the voice of him teaching me, and I inclined not mine ear to him instructing me.
If there shall be to a man a son stubborn and rebellious, he not hearing to the voice of his father and to the voice of his mother, and they chastised him, and he will not hear to them:
Therefore, every one which hears these my words and does them, I will liken him to a discerning man which built his house upon the rock.
And be doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving yourselves.
I, if as many as I love, I rebuke and correct: be emulous therefore, and repent.