'Perceive' in the Bible
If he passes by me, I cannot see him, if he goes by, I cannot perceive him.
"If I go to the east, he is not there, and to the west, yet I do not perceive him.
"For God speaks, the first time in one way, the second time in another, though a person does not perceive it.
How much less, then, when you say that you do not perceive him, that the case is before him and you are waiting for him!
that you may take them to their borders and perceive the pathways to their homes?
They have stringed instruments, tambourines, flutes, and wine at their parties. So they do not recognize what the Lord is doing, they do not perceive what he is bringing about.
He said, "Go and tell these people: 'Listen continually, but don't understand! Look continually, but don't perceive!'
Tell them: 'Hear this, you foolish people who have no understanding, who have eyes but do not discern, who have ears but do not perceive: