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17 Bible Verses about Not Understanding Sayings

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Matthew 16:8-11

But Jesus, aware of this, asked, Why are you discussing among yourselves the fact that you have no bread? O you [men, how little trust you have in Me, how] little faith! Do you not yet discern (perceive and understand)? Do you not remember the five loaves of the five thousand, and how many [ small hand] baskets you gathered? Nor the seven loaves for the four thousand, and how many [ large provision] baskets you took up?read more.
How is it that you fail to understand that I was not talking to you about bread? But beware of the leaven (ferment) of the Pharisees and Sadducees.

Mark 9:32

But they did not comprehend what He was saying, and they were afraid to ask Him [what this statement meant].

Luke 9:45

However, they did not comprehend this saying; and it was kept hidden from them, so that they should not grasp it and understand, and they were afraid to ask Him about the statement.

Luke 18:34

But they understood nothing of these things; His words were a mystery and hidden from them, and they did not comprehend what He was telling them.

John 12:16

His disciples did not understand and could not comprehend the meaning of these things at first; but when Jesus was glorified and exalted, they remembered that these things had been written about Him and had been done to Him.

John 20:9

For as yet they did not know (understand) the statement of Scripture that He must rise again from the dead.

Matthew 13:19

While anyone is hearing the Word of the kingdom and does not grasp and comprehend it, the evil one comes and snatches away what was sown in his heart. This is what was sown along the roadside.

2 Peter 3:16

Speaking of this as he does in all of his letters. There are some things in those [epistles of Paul] that are difficult to understand, which the ignorant and unstable twist and misconstrue to their own utter destruction, just as [they distort and misinterpret] the rest of the Scriptures.

Daniel 12:8

And I heard, but I did not understand. Then I said, O my lord, what shall be the issue and final end of these things?

Matthew 16:11

How is it that you fail to understand that I was not talking to you about bread? But beware of the leaven (ferment) of the Pharisees and Sadducees.

John 8:27

They did not perceive (know, understand) that He was speaking to them about the Father.

John 11:13

However, Jesus had spoken of his death, but they thought that He referred to falling into a refreshing and natural sleep.

Acts 22:9

Now the men who were with me saw the light, but they did not hear [ the sound of the uttered words of] the voice of the One Who was speaking to me [so that they could understand it].

1 Corinthians 14:16

Otherwise, if you bless and render thanks with [your] spirit [ thoroughly aroused by the Holy Spirit], how can anyone in the position of an outsider or he who is not gifted with [interpreting of unknown] tongues, say the Amen to your thanksgiving, since he does not know what you are saying?

John 10:6

Jesus used this parable (illustration) with them, but they did not understand what He was talking about.

Luke 2:50

But they did not comprehend what He was saying to them.

John 8:43

Why do you misunderstand what I say? It is because you are unable to hear what I am saying. [You cannot bear to listen to My message; your ears are shut to My teaching.]

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