So faith comes by hearing, and hearing by the word of God.
Give ear, and hear my voice! Listen, and hear my speech!
Because he has turned his ear to me, therefore I will call on him as long as I live.
He who is of God hears the words of God. For this cause you don't hear, because you are not of God."
But he said, "On the contrary, blessed are those who hear the word of God, and keep it."
You shall speak all these words to them; but they will not listen to you: you shall also call to them; but they will not answer you.
1 John 4:5
They are of the world. Therefore they speak of the world, and the world hears them.
"Now therefore, my sons, listen to me, for blessed are those who keep my ways.
Have you heard the secret counsel of God? Do you limit wisdom to yourself?
Most certainly, I tell you, the hour comes, and now is, when the dead will hear the Son of God's voice; and those who hear will live.
Moreover he said to me, Son of man, all my words that I shall speak to you receive in your heart, and hear with your ears.
He who turns away his ear from hearing the law, even his prayer is an abomination.
1 John 4:6
We are of God. He who knows God listens to us. He who is not of God doesn't listen to us. By this we know the spirit of truth, and the spirit of error.
Take away from me the noise of your songs! I will not listen to the music of your harps.
Listen, my son, and receive my sayings. The years of your life will be many.
But he answered them, "My mother and my brothers are these who hear the word of God, and do it."
I have called on you, for you will answer me, God. Turn your ear to me. Hear my speech.
It has come to pass that, as he called, and they refused to listen, so they will call, and I will not listen," said Yahweh of Armies;
Yahweh, how long will I cry, and you will not hear? I cry out to you "Violence!" and will you not save?
Lord, hear; Lord, forgive; Lord, listen and do; don't defer, for your own sake, my God, because your city and your people are called by your name.
"Listen to this, Job. Stand still, and consider the wondrous works of God.
The hearing ear, and the seeing eye, Yahweh has made even both of them.
Therefore I speak to them in parables, because seeing they don't see, and hearing, they don't hear, neither do they understand.
Then will they call on me, but I will not answer. They will seek me diligently, but they will not find me;
You see many things, but don't observe. His ears are open, but he doesn't listen.
But Peter and John answered them, "Whether it is right in the sight of God to listen to you rather than to God, judge for yourselves,
Because I have called, and you have refused; I have stretched out my hand, and no one has paid attention;
Mark well, Job, and listen to me. Hold your peace, and I will speak.
Therefore don't pray for this people, neither lift up cry nor prayer for them; for I will not hear them in the time that they cry to me because of their trouble.
Why don't you understand my speech? Because you can't hear my word.
2 Timothy 4:4
and will turn away their ears from the truth, and turn aside to fables.
If not, listen to me. Hold your peace, and I will teach you wisdom."
But Peter and the apostles answered, "We must obey God rather than men.
Guard your steps when you go to God's house; for to draw near to listen is better than to give the sacrifice of fools, for they don't know that they do evil.
to listen to the words of my servants the prophets, whom I send to you, even rising up early and sending them, but you have not listened;
Go near, and hear all that Yahweh our God shall say: and tell us all that Yahweh our God shall tell you; and we will hear it, and do it."
But when I speak with you, I will open your mouth, and you shall tell them, Thus says the Lord Yahweh: He who hears, let him hear; and he who forbears, let him forbear: for they are a rebellious house.
If I cherished sin in my heart, the Lord wouldn't have listened.
"Hear, you deaf, and look, you blind, that you may see.
Hear, heavens, and listen, earth; for Yahweh has spoken: "I have nourished and brought up children, and they have rebelled against me.
I had heard of you by the hearing of the ear, but now my eye sees you.
"Hear this, house of Jacob, you who are called by the name of Israel, and have come forth out of the waters of Judah; who swear by the name of Yahweh, and make mention of the God of Israel, but not in truth, nor in righteousness
My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me.
"But blessed are your eyes, for they see; and your ears, for they hear.
But they didn't listen, nor inclined their ear to turn from their wickedness, to burn no incense to other gods.
So, then, my beloved brothers, let every man be swift to hear, slow to speak, and slow to anger;
1 Samuel 8:7
Yahweh said to Samuel, "Listen to the voice of the people in all that they tell you; for they have not rejected you, but they have rejected me, that I should not be king over them.