Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Whoso stoppeth his ears at the cry of the poor, He also shall cry, but shall not be heard.
And when ye spread forth your hands, I will hide mine eyes from you; yea, when ye make many prayers, I will not hear: your hands are full of blood.
Is it not to deal thy bread to the hungry, and that thou bring the poor that are cast out to thy house? when thou seest the naked, that thou cover him; and that thou hide not thyself from thine own flesh?
But they refused to hearken, and pulled away the shoulder, and stopped their ears, that they might not hear.
2 Timothy 4:3
For the time will come when they will not endure the sound doctrine; but, having itching ears, will heap to themselves teachers after their own lusts;
The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination to Jehovah; But the prayer of the upright is his delight.
If I regard iniquity in my heart, The Lord will not hear:
When he is judged, let him come forth guilty; And let his prayer be turned into sin.
When once the master of the house is risen up, and hath shut to the door, and ye begin to stand without, and to knock at the door, saying, Lord, open to us; and he shall answer and say to you, I know you not whence ye are;