I was cast upon thee from the womb; thou art my God from my mother's belly.
On thee have I been stayed from the womb; from the bowels of my mother thou didst draw me forth: my praise shall be continually of thee.
Hearken unto me, house of Jacob, and all the remnant of the house of Israel, ye who have been borne from the belly, who have been carried from the womb:
Before I formed thee in the belly I knew thee; and before thou camest forth out of the womb I hallowed thee, I appointed thee a prophet unto the nations.
The wicked go astray from the womb; they err as soon as they are born, speaking lies.
Yea, thou heardest not, yea, thou knewest not, yea, from of old thine ear was not opened; for I knew that thou wouldest ever deal treacherously, and thou wast called a transgressor from the womb.
And as he passed on, he saw a man blind from birth.
And they asked them saying, This is your son, of whom ye say that he was born blind: how then does he now see?
His parents answered them and said, We know that this is our son, and that he was born blind;
Since time was, it has not been heard that any one opened the eyes of one born blind.
The Jews therefore did not believe concerning him that he was blind and had received sight, until they had called the parents of him that had received sight.