Not Knowing God
Most Relevant Verses
Hear the word of Yahweh, you children of Israel; for Yahweh has a charge against the inhabitants of the land: "Indeed there is no truth, nor goodness, nor knowledge of God in the land.
the Spirit of truth, whom the world can't receive; for it doesn't see him, neither knows him. You know him, for he lives with you, and will be in you.
Righteous Father, the world hasn't known you, but I knew you; and these knew that you sent me.
throwing down imaginations and every high thing that is exalted against the knowledge of God, and bringing every thought into captivity to the obedience of Christ;
Behold, God is great, and we don't know him. The number of his years is unsearchable.
For seeing that in the wisdom of God, the world through its wisdom didn't know God, it was God's good pleasure through the foolishness of the preaching to save those who believe.
Even as they refused to have God in their knowledge, God gave them up to a reprobate mind, to do those things which are not fitting;
giving vengeance to those who don't know God, and to those who don't obey the Good News of our Lord Jesus,
Pour out your wrath on the nations that don't know you, and on the families that don't call on your name: for they have devoured Jacob, yes, they have devoured him and consumed him, and have laid waste his habitation.
Surely such are the dwellings of the unrighteous. This is the place of him who doesn't know God."
being darkened in their understanding, alienated from the life of God, because of the ignorance that is in them, because of the hardening of their hearts;
He who doesn't love doesn't know God, for God is love.