Matthew 13:14-16 NIV

14 In them is fulfilled1 the prophecy of Isaiah: " 'You will be ever hearing but never understanding; you will be ever seeing but never perceiving.

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15 For this people's heart has become calloused; they hardly hear with their ears, and they have closed their eyes. Otherwise they might see with their eyes, hear with their ears, understand with their hearts and turn, and I would heal them.'a2

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16 But blessed are your eyes because they see, and your ears because they hear.3

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