Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The LORD looked down from heaven upon the children of men, to see if there were any that did understand, and seek God.
The LORD looks from heaven; he beholds all the sons of men.
For he has looked down from the height of his sanctuary; from heaven did the LORD behold the earth;
And God looked upon the earth, and, behold, it was corrupt; for all flesh had corrupted their way upon the earth.
And the LORD came down to see the city and the tower, which the children of men built.
I will go down now, and see whether they have done altogether according to the outcry, which has come unto me; and if not, I will know.
Look down from heaven, and behold from the habitation of your holiness and of your glory: where is your zeal and your strength, the yearning of your heart and of your mercies toward me? are they restrained?
Oh that you would rend the heavens, that you would come down, that the mountains might flow down at your presence.
Till the LORD looks down, and beholds from heaven.
They know not, neither will they understand; they walk on in darkness: all the foundations of the earth are out of course.
Whoever is wise, and will observe these things, even they shall understand the lovingkindness of the LORD.
Then shall you understand righteousness, and justice, and equity; yea, every good path.
O you simple, understand wisdom: and, you fools, be of an understanding heart.
Whosoever is simple, let him turn in here: as for him that lacks understanding, she says to him,
When its boughs are withered, they shall be broken off: the women come, and set them on fire: for it is a people of no understanding: therefore he that made them will not have mercy on them, and he that formed them will show them no favor.
For my people are foolish, they have not known me; they are stupid children, and they have no understanding: they are wise to do evil, but how to do good they have no knowledge.
Many shall be purified, and made white, and refined; but the wicked shall do wickedly: and none of the wicked shall understand; but the wise shall understand.
For this people's heart has become gross, and their ears are dull of hearing, and their eyes they have closed; lest at any time they should see with their eyes and hear with their ears, and should understand with their heart, and should be converted, and I should heal them.
There is none that understands, there is none that seeks after God.