Spiritual Blindness, Consequences Of
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For since the creation of the world God's invisible attributes his eternal power and divine nature have been understood and observed by what he made, so that people are without excuse. For although they knew God, they neither glorified him as God nor gave thanks to him. Instead, their thoughts turned to worthless things, and their senseless hearts were darkened. Though claiming to be wise, they became fools
The LORD will afflict you with insanity, blindness, and mental confusion. As a result, you'll wander aimlessly in broad daylight just as a blind person wanders in darkness. You won't prosper in life. Instead, you'll be oppressed and plundered all day long, with no deliverer.
They neither know nor understand; they walk about in the dark while all the foundations of the earth are shaken.
people stagger around in the streets like the blind, defiled by blood unclean so that no one is able to touch their clothing.
But if your eye is evil, your whole body will be full of darkness. Therefore, if the light within you has turned into darkness, how great is that darkness!"
In their case, the god of this world has blinded the minds of those who do not believe to keep them from seeing the light of the glorious gospel of the Messiah, who is the image of God.
If we claim that we have fellowship with him but keep living in darkness, we are lying and not practicing the truth.
Jesus did this, the first of his signs, in Cana of Galilee. He revealed his glory, and his disciples believed in him.