'Listened' in the Bible
Tell him, 'The Lord, the God of the Hebrews, has sent me to you to say, "Release my people, that they may serve me in the desert!" But until now you have not listened.
Moses listened to his father-in-law and did everything he had said.
The Lord listened to the voice of Israel and delivered up the Canaanites, and they utterly destroyed them and their cities. So the name of the place was called Hormah.
For I was terrified at the Lord's intense anger that threatened to destroy you. But he listened to me this time as well.
As for me, I stayed at the mountain as I did the first time, forty days and nights. The Lord listened to me that time as well and decided not to destroy you.
Now Joshua son of Nun was full of the spirit of wisdom, for Moses had placed his hands on him; and the Israelites listened to him and did just what the Lord had commanded Moses.
So Samuel listened to everything the people said and then reported it to the Lord.
Then David took from her hand what she had brought to him. He said to her, "Go back to your home in peace. Be assured that I have listened to you and responded favorably."
In my distress I called to the Lord; I called to my God. From his heavenly temple he heard my voice; he listened to my cry for help.
After Jehoiada died, the officials of Judah visited the king and declared their loyalty to him. The king listened to their advice.
"People listened to me and waited silently; they kept silent for my advice.
Look, I waited for you to speak; I listened closely to your wise thoughts,while you were searching for words.
In my distress I called to the Lord; I cried out to my God. From his heavenly temple he heard my voice; he listened to my cry for help.
If I had harbored sin in my heart, the Lord would not have listened.
However, God heard; he listened to my prayer.
and listened to me. As long as I live, I will call to him when I need help.
However, a poor but wise man lived in the city, and he could have delivered the city by his wisdom, but no one listened to that poor man.
You also have done all these things, says the Lord, and I have spoken to you over and over again. But you have not listened! You have refused to respond when I called you to repent!
I have listened to them very carefully, but they do not speak honestly. None of them regrets the evil he has done. None of them says, "I have done wrong!" All of them persist in their own wayward course like a horse charging recklessly into battle.
Yet which of them has ever stood in the Lord's inner circle so they could see and hear what he has to say? Which of them have ever paid attention or listened to what he has said?
Over and over again the Lord has sent his servants the prophets to you. But you have not listened or paid attention.
So, now the Lord says, 'You have not listened to me. But you have made me angry by the things that you have done. Thus you have brought harm on yourselves.'
"Therefore, the Lord who rules over all says, 'You have not listened to what I said.
While I listened, he said to the others, "Go through the city after him and strike people down; do no let your eye pity nor spare anyone!
As for their wheels, they were called "the wheelwork" as I listened.
I listened to his voice, and as I did so I fell into a trance-like sleep with my face to the ground.
I listened and my stomach churned; the sound made my lips quiver. My frame went limp, as if my bones were decaying, and I shook as I tried to walk. I long for the day of distress to come upon the people who attack us.
She had a sister named Mary, who sat at the Lord's feet and listened to what he said.
So they took away the stone. Jesus looked upward and said, "Father, I thank you that you have listened to me.
But many of those who had listened to the message believed, and the number of the men came to about five thousand.
The whole group kept quiet and listened to Barnabas and Paul while they explained all the miraculous signs and wonders God had done among the Gentiles through them.
A woman named Lydia, a dealer in purple cloth from the city of Thyatira, a God-fearing woman, listened to us. The Lord opened her heart to respond to what Paul was saying.
Since many of them had no desire to eat, Paul stood up among them and said, "Men, you should have listened to me and not put out to sea from Crete, thus avoiding this damage and loss.