Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
He that shutteth his ear from the cry of the poor, even he, shall call, and not be answered.
Even when ye spread forth your open palms, I hide mine eyes from you; Yea, though ye multiply prayers, I am not hearkening, - Your hands, with deeds of blood, are filled.
Is it not to break unto the hungry, thy bread, And the thrust-out oppressed, that thou bring into a home, - When thou seest one naked, that thou cover him, And from thine own flesh, shalt not hide thyself?
Howbeit they refused to give heed, but put forth a rebellious shoulder, - and, their ears, made they hard of hearing, that they might not hear;
2 Timothy 4:3
For there will be a season - when, the healthful teaching, they will not endure, but, according to their own covetings, will, unto themselves, heap up teachers, because they have an itching ear,
The sacrifice of lawless men, is an abomination to Yahweh, but, the prayer of the upright, is his delight.
If, iniquity, I had cared for in my heart, My Lord, had not heard me!
When he is judged, let him go out condemned, and let, his own petition, become a sin;
when once the householder shall rouse himself, and lock the door, and ye begin to stand, outside, and to knock at the door, saying - Lord! open to us; and he shall answer and say unto you - I know you not, whence ye are.