Yahweh looked down from heaven on the children of men, to see if there were any who did understand, who did seek after God.
God looks down from heaven on the children of men, to see if there are any who understood, who seek after God.
There is no one who understands. There is no one who seeks after God.
The wicked, in the pride of his face, has no room in his thoughts for God.
Yet the people have not turned to him who struck them, neither have they sought Yahweh of Armies.
Woe to those who go down to Egypt for help, and rely on horses, and trust in chariots because they are many, and in horsemen because they are very strong, but they don't look to the Holy One of Israel, and they don't seek Yahweh!
For the shepherds are become brutish, and have not inquired of Yahweh: therefore they have not prospered, and all their flocks are scattered.
The pride of Israel testifies to his face; yet they haven't returned to Yahweh their God, nor sought him, for all this.
Salvation is far from the wicked, for they don't seek your statutes.
"I am inquired of by those who didn't ask; I am found by those who didn't seek me: I said, See me, see me, to a nation that was not called by my name.
Isaiah is very bold, and says, "I was found by those who didn't seek me. I was revealed to those who didn't ask for me."
those who have turned back from following Yahweh, and those who haven't sought Yahweh nor inquired after him.
I will go and return to my place, until they acknowledge their offense, and seek my face. In their affliction they will seek me earnestly."
How can you believe, who receive glory from one another, and you don't seek the glory that comes from the only God?