THE HOLY BIBLE Authorized King James

Deuteronomy (Author Moses)

1:45And ye returned and wept before the LORD; but the LORD would not hearken to your voice, nor give ear unto you.

3:26But the LORD was wroth with me for your sakes, and would not hear me: and the LORD said unto me, Let it suffice thee; speak no more unto me of this matter.

2 Samuel (Author Compiled by Isaiah from records of Samuel, David, Nathan, and Gad.)

22:42They looked, but there was none to save; even unto the LORD, but he answered them not.

Job (Author Job and/or Moses)

27:9Will God hear his cry when trouble cometh upon him?

35:12There they cry, but none giveth answer, because of the pride of evil men.

35:13Surely God will not hear vanity, neither will the Almighty regard it.

Psalms (Author Moses, David, Solomon, Asaph, Heman, Ethan, sons of Korah, compiled by Ezra)

18:41They cried, but there was none to save them: even unto the LORD, but he answered them not.

66:18If I regard iniquity in my heart, the Lord will not hear me:

Proverbs (Author Solomon)

1:24Because I have called, and ye refused; I have stretched out my hand, and no man regarded;

1:25But ye have set at nought all my counsel, and would none of my reproof:

1:26I also will laugh at your calamity; I will mock when your fear cometh;

1:27When your fear cometh as desolation, and your destruction cometh as a whirlwind; when distress and anguish cometh upon you.

1:28Then shall they call upon me, but I will not answer; they shall seek me early, but they shall not find me:

15:8The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination to the LORD: but the prayer of the upright is his delight.

15:29The LORD is far from the wicked: but he heareth the prayer of the righteous.

21:13Whoso stoppeth his ears at the cry of the poor, he also shall cry himself, but shall not be heard.

21:27The sacrifice of the wicked is abomination: how much more, when he bringeth it with a wicked mind?

28:9He that turneth away his ear from hearing the law, even his prayer shall be abomination.

Isaiah (Author Isaiah)

1:15And when ye spread forth your hands, I will hide mine eyes from you: yea, when ye make many prayers, I will not hear: your hands are full of blood.

45:19I have not spoken in secret, in a dark place of the earth: I said not unto the seed of Jacob, Seek ye me in vain: I the LORD speak righteousness, I declare things that are right.

59:2But your iniquities have separated between you and your God, and your sins have hid his face from you, that he will not hear.

Jeremiah (Author Jeremiah)

11:11Therefore thus saith the LORD, Behold, I will bring evil upon them, which they shall not be able to escape; and though they shall cry unto me, I will not hearken unto them.

14:12When they fast, I will not hear their cry; and when they offer burnt offering and an oblation, I will not accept them: but I will consume them by the sword, and by the famine, and by the pestilence.

15:1Then said the LORD unto me, Though Moses and Samuel stood before me, yet my mind could not be toward this people: cast them out of my sight, and let them go forth.

18:17I will scatter them as with an east wind before the enemy; I will shew them the back, and not the face, in the day of their calamity.

Lamentations (Author Jeremiah)

3:8Also when I cry and shout, he shutteth out my prayer.

3:44Thou hast covered thyself with a cloud, that our prayer should not pass through.

Ezekiel (Author Ezekiel)

8:18Therefore will I also deal in fury: mine eye shall not spare, neither will I have pity: and though they cry in mine ears with a loud voice, yet will I not hear them.

20:3Son of man, speak unto the elders of Israel, and say unto them, Thus saith the Lord GOD; Are ye come to enquire of me? As I live, saith the Lord GOD, I will not be enquired of by you.

20:31For when ye offer your gifts, when ye make your sons to pass through the fire, ye pollute yourselves with all your idols, even unto this day: and shall I be enquired of by you, O house of Israel? As I live, saith the Lord GOD, I will not be enquired of by you.

Hosea (Author Hosea)

5:6They shall go with their flocks and with their herds to seek the LORD; but they shall not find him; he hath withdrawn himself from them.

Micah (Author Micah)

3:4Then shall they cry unto the LORD, but he will not hear them: he will even hide his face from them at that time, as they have behaved themselves ill in their doings.

Zechariah (Author Zechariah)

7:12Yea, they made their hearts as an adamant stone, lest they should hear the law, and the words which the LORD of hosts hath sent in his spirit by the former prophets: therefore came a great wrath from the LORD of hosts.

7:13Therefore it is come to pass, that as he cried, and they would not hear; so they cried, and I would not hear, saith the LORD of hosts:

Malachi (Author Malachi)

1:9And now, I pray you, beseech God that he will be gracious unto us: this hath been by your means: will he regard your persons? saith the LORD of hosts.

2:11Judah hath dealt treacherously, and an abomination is committed in Israel and in Jerusalem; for Judah hath profaned the holiness of the LORD which he loved, and hath married the daughter of a strange god.

2:12The LORD will cut off the man that doeth this, the master and the scholar, out of the tabernacles of Jacob, and him that offereth an offering unto the LORD of hosts.

2:13And this have ye done again, covering the altar of the LORD with tears, with weeping, and with crying out, insomuch that he regardeth not the offering any more, or receiveth it with good will at your hand.

John (Author John)

9:31Now we know that God heareth not sinners: but if any man be a worshipper of God, and doeth his will, him he heareth.

James (Author James)

1:6But let him ask in faith, nothing wavering. For he that wavereth is like a wave of the sea driven with the wind and tossed.

1:7For let not that man think that he shall receive any thing of the Lord.

4:3Ye ask, and receive not, because ye ask amiss, that ye may consume it upon your lusts.

1 Peter (Author Peter)

3:7Likewise, ye husbands, dwell with them according to knowledge, giving honour unto the wife, as unto the weaker vessel, and as being heirs together of the grace of life; that your prayers be not hindered.



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