Romans 2:7; Romans 10:3; Romans 10:20; Romans 11:3
to those who by perseverance in doing good seek for glory and honor and immortality, eternal life;
For not knowing about God's righteousness and seeking to establish their own, they did not subject themselves to the righteousness of God.
And Isaiah is very bold and says, "I WAS FOUND BY THOSE WHO DID NOT SEEK ME, I BECAME MANIFEST TO THOSE WHO DID NOT ASK FOR ME."
"Lord , THEY HAVE KILLED YOUR PROPHETS, THEY HAVE TORN DOWN YOUR ALTARS, AND I ALONE AM LEFT, AND THEY ARE SEEKING MY LIFE."