And to hear and obey the words of My servants the prophets, whom I have sent to you urgently and persistently -- "though you have not listened and obeyed -- "
He heard the sound of the trumpet and did not take warning; his blood shall be upon himself. But he who takes warning shall save his life.
If your brother wrongs you, go and show him his fault, between you and him privately. If he listens to you, you have won back your brother.
A fool despises his father's instruction and correction, but he who regards reproof acquires prudence.
He who refuses and ignores instruction and correction despises himself, but he who heeds reproof gets understanding.
And they, whether they will hear or refuse to hear -- "for they are a rebellious house -- "yet shall they know and realize that there has been a prophet among them.
And you shall speak My words to them whether they will hear or refuse to hear, for they are most rebellious.
And go, get you to the [Jewish] captives [in Babylon], to the children of your people, and speak to them and tell them, Thus says the Lord God, whether they will hear or refuse to hear.
And [the elders] shall believe and obey your voice; and you shall go, you and the elders of Israel, to the king of Egypt and you shall say to him, The Lord, the God of the Hebrews, has met with us; and now let us go, we beseech you, three days' journey into the wilderness, that we may sacrifice to the Lord our God.
But Moses said to the Lord, Behold, I am of deficient and impeded speech; how then shall Pharaoh listen to me?
And put some of your honor and authority upon him, that all the congregation of the Israelites may obey him.
2 Samuel 14:16
For the king will hear to deliver his handmaid from the hand of the man who would destroy me and my son together from [Israel] the inheritance of God.