Matthew 13:13-15 NIV

13 This is why I speak to them in parables: "Though seeing, they do not see; though hearing, they do not hear or understand.1

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14 In them is fulfilled2 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.'a3

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