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 you spread forth your hands, I will hide my eyes from you: yea, when you make many prayers, I will not hear: your hands are full of blood.
Is it not to share your bread with the hungry, and that you bring the poor that are cast out to your house? when you see the naked, that you cover him; and that you hide not yourself from your own flesh?
But they refused to hearken, and shrugged 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 after their own lusts shall they draw to themselves teachers, having itching ears;
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 Master of the house is risen up, and has shut the door, and you begin to stand outside, and to knock at the door, saying, Lord, Lord, open unto us; and he shall answer and say unto you, I know not where you come from: