23 Yet they did not listen or pay attention; they were stiff-necked and would not listen or respond to discipline.

Read Jeremiah 17:23 Using Other Translations

But they obeyed not, neither inclined their ear, but made their neck stiff, that they might not hear, nor receive instruction.
Yet they did not listen or incline their ear, but stiffened their neck, that they might not hear and receive instruction.
but they did not listen or obey. They stubbornly refused to pay attention or accept my discipline.