Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Whosoever stops his ears at the cry of the poor, he also shall cry himself but shall not be heard.
And when ye spread forth your hands, I will hide my eyes from you; likewise, when ye make many prayers, I will not hear; your hands are full of blood.
Is it not to share thy bread with the hungry and that thou bring the poor that are cast out into thy house? when thou seest the naked, that thou cover him; and that thou not hide thyself from thy brother?
But they refused to hearken and pulled away the shoulder and stopped their ears that they should not hear.
2 Timothy 4:3
For the time will come when they will not endure sound doctrine, but, having itching ears, they shall heap up unto themselves teachers who shall speak to them according to their own lusts,
The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination to the LORD, but the prayer of the upright is his delight.
If I regard iniquity in my heart, the Lord will not hear me:
When he shall be judged, let him be condemned, and let his prayer become sin.
When once the husband of the house is risen up and shall have shut the door, and ye begin to stand without and to knock at the door, saying, Lord, Lord, open unto us; and he shall answer and say unto you, I know you not from where ye are,