If
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If only they had such a heart to fear Me and keep all My commands, so that they and their children will prosper forever.
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If only they were wise, they would figure it out; they would understand their fate.
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If only My people would listen to Me and Israel would follow My ways,
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If only you had paid attention to My commands. Then your peace would have been like a river, and your righteousness like the waves of the sea.
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Throw off all the transgressions you have committed, and make yourselves a new heart and a new spirit. Why should you die, house of Israel?
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For I take no pleasure in anyone's death." [This is] the declaration of the Lord God. "So repent and live!
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Tell them: As I live"-- the declaration of the Lord God-- "I take no pleasure in the death of the wicked, but rather that the wicked person should turn from his way and live. Repent, repent of your evil ways! Why will you die, house of Israel?
in this
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They will crush you and your children within you to the ground, and they will not leave one stone on another in you, because you did not recognize the time of your visitation."
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Therefore let everyone who is faithful pray to You at a time that You may be found. When great floodwaters come, they will not reach him.
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For He is our God, and we are the people of His pasture, the sheep under His care. Today, if you hear His voice:
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"Do not harden your hearts as at Meribah, as on that day at Massah in the wilderness
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Seek the LORD while He may be found; call to Him while He is near.
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Jesus answered, "The light will be with you only a little longer. Walk while you have the light so that darkness doesn't overtake you. The one who walks in darkness doesn't know where he's going.
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While you have the light, believe in the light so that you may become sons of light." Jesus said this, then went away and hid from them.
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Working together with Him, we also appeal to you: "Don't receive God's grace in vain."
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For He says: In an acceptable time, I heard you, and in the day of salvation, I helped you. Look, now is the acceptable time; look, now is the day of salvation.
the things
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to give His people knowledge of salvation through the forgiveness of their sins.
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Because of our God's merciful compassion, the Dawn from on high will visit us
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to shine on those who live in darkness and the shadow of death, to guide our feet into the way of peace.
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But the angel said to them, "Don't be afraid, for look, I proclaim to you good news of great joy that will be for all the people:
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today a Savior, who is Messiah the Lord, was born for you in the city of David.
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This will be the sign for you: you will find a baby wrapped snugly in cloth and lying in a manger."
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Suddenly there was a multitude of the heavenly host with the angel, praising God and saying:
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Glory to God in the highest heaven, and peace on earth to people He favors!
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Whatever house you enter, first say, 'Peace to this household.'
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If a son of peace is there, your peace will rest on him; but if not, it will return to you.
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He sent the message to the sons of Israel, proclaiming the good news of peace through Jesus Christ-- He is Lord of all.
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Then Paul and Barnabas boldly said: "It was necessary that God's message be spoken to you first. But since you reject it, and consider yourselves unworthy of eternal life, we now turn to the Gentiles!
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Therefore, as the Holy Spirit says: Today, if you hear His voice,
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But encourage each other daily, while it is still called today, so that none of you is hardened by sin's deception.
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As it is said: Today, if you hear His voice, do not harden your hearts as in the rebellion.
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For if we deliberately sin after receiving the knowledge of the truth, there no longer remains a sacrifice for sins,
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but a terrifying expectation of judgment, and the fury of a fire about to consume the adversaries.
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If anyone disregards Moses' law, he dies without mercy, based on the testimony of two or three witnesses.
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How much worse punishment, do you think one will deserve who has trampled on the Son of God, regarded as profane the blood of the covenant by which he was sanctified, and insulted the Spirit of grace?
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to Jesus (mediator of a new covenant), and to the sprinkled blood, which says better things than the [blood] of Abel.
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See that you do not reject the One who speaks; for if they did not escape when they rejected Him who warned them on earth, even less will we if we turn away from Him who warns us from heaven.
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His voice shook the earth at that time, but now He has promised, Yet once more I will shake not only the earth but also heaven.
but
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And He replied: Go! Say to these people: Keep listening, but do not understand; keep looking, but do not perceive.
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Dull the minds of these people; deafen their ears and blind their eyes; otherwise they might see with their eyes and hear with their ears, understand with their minds, turn back, and be healed.
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For the LORD has poured out on you an overwhelming urge to sleep; He has shut your eyes-- the prophets, and covered your heads-- the seers.
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For you the entire vision will be like the words of a sealed document. If it is given to one who can read and he is asked to read it, he will say, "I can't read it, because it is sealed."
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And if the document is given to one who cannot read and he is asked to read it, he will say, "I can't read."
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The Lord said: Because these people approach Me with their mouths to honor Me with lip-service-- yet their hearts are far from Me, and their worship [consists of] man-made rules learned [by rote]--
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therefore I will again confound these people with wonder after wonder. The wisdom of their wise men will vanish, and the understanding of the perceptive will be hidden.
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Such people do not comprehend and cannot understand, for He has shut their eyes so they cannot see, and their minds so they cannot understand.
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Isaiah's prophecy is fulfilled in them, which says: You will listen and listen, yet never understand; and you will look and look, yet never perceive.
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For this people's heart has grown callous; their ears are hard of hearing, and they have shut their eyes; otherwise they might see with their eyes and hear with their ears, understand with their hearts and turn back-- and I would cure them.
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But this was to fulfill the word of Isaiah the prophet, who said: Lord, who has believed our message? And who has the arm of the Lord been revealed to?
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This is why they were unable to believe, because Isaiah also said:
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He has blinded their eyes and hardened their hearts, so that they would not see with their eyes or understand with their hearts, and be converted, and I would heal them.
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Isaiah said these things because he saw His glory and spoke about Him.
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Disagreeing among themselves, they began to leave after Paul made one statement: "The Holy Spirit correctly spoke through the prophet Isaiah to your forefathers
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when He said, Go to this people and say: 'You will listen and listen, yet never understand; and you will look and look, yet never perceive.
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For this people's heart has grown callous, their ears are hard of hearing, and they have shut their eyes; otherwise they might see with their eyes and hear with their ears, understand with their heart, and be converted-- and I would heal them.'
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What then? Israel did not find what it was looking for, but the elect did find it. The rest were hardened,
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as it is written: God gave them a spirit of stupor, eyes that cannot see and ears that cannot hear, to this day.
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And David says: Let their feasting become a snare and a trap, a pitfall and a retribution to them.
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Let their eyes be darkened so they cannot see, and their backs be bent continually.
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But their minds were closed. For to this day, at the reading of the old covenant, the same veil remains; it is not lifted, because it is set aside [only] in Christ.
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However, to this day, whenever Moses is read, a veil lies over their hearts,
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but whenever a person turns to the Lord, the veil is removed.
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But if, in fact, our gospel is veiled, it is veiled to those who are perishing.
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Regarding them: the god of this age has blinded the minds of the unbelievers so they cannot see the light of the gospel of the glory of Christ, who is the image of God.
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The coming [of the lawless one] is based on Satan's working, with all kinds of false miracles, signs, and wonders,
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and with every unrighteous deception among those who are perishing. [They perish] because they did not accept the love of the truth in order to be saved.
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For this reason God sends them a strong delusion so that they will believe what is false,
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so that all will be condemned-- those who did not believe the truth but enjoyed unrighteousness.