"Eye has not seen, or ear heard, nor have entered into the heart of man the things which God has prepared for those who love Him" (1 Cor. Scripture: I CORINTHIANS 2:6-16, II TIMOTHY 3:16, II TIMOTHY 4:13, II TIMOTHY 4:16-17 (Transcribed from Actual Tape) November 17, 1985 - AM #485 EYE HATH NOT SEEN I Corinthians 2:6-16 I hope you have your Bibles open to I Corinthians chapter number two. (Is 64:4 D-R)-The Holy Bible, Translated from the Latin Vulgate (Is 64:4). Isaiah 64:4 (LEB) And since ancient [times] they have not heard, have not listened, no eye has seen a God except you; he {acts} for the one who waits for him. God tells Ezekiel that his people "have eyes to see but do not see, and ears to hear but do not hear" (Ezekiel 12:2).The little picture below illustrates this.. 1 Seeing Yet Not Seeing. I said to him what I always say: “You didn’t complete the sentence. Spiritual Insight —The true second sight. Some of the most interesting Bible passages are when God reveals Himself in a special manifestation called the “cavode Adonai” - the Glory of the Lord. Being Earnest For The Church Converts To Christianity Not Seeing People. 2:9). 68 Bible Verses about What Eye Has Not Seen. where it is manifest that not to be willing to understand and not to believe, is to have eyes and not see. Hear now this, O foolish people, and without understanding; which have eyes, and see not; which have ears, and hear not: Psalms 44:1 | View whole chapter | See verse in context (To the chief Musician for the sons of Korah, Maschil.) It is true that this view is attended with a high degree of comfort; but the comfort is not the immediate thing in the eye of the apostle. I have seen him in the watchfires of an hundred circling camps They have builded him an altar in the evening dews and damps, Take for instance in Genesis 15. 11 For what man knoweth the things of a man, save the spirit of man which is in him? Job 20:9 “The eye which saw him sees him no longer, And his place no longer beholds him. There are a couple examples of God showing the Glory of the Lord. Never was deliverance more unexpected or miraculous. But this natural seeing is not decisive in seeing the glory of God. “But as it is written, Eye hath not seen, nor ear heard, neither have entered into the heart of man, the things which God hath prepared for them that love Him” (1 Cor. Would that I had died and no eye had seen me! Human ears have not heard and human eyes have not seen any other God who will “act in behalf of one who waits on Him”. We are not naturally able to see spiritual beauty. Judicial Punishment Man Avenging Forgiving Others Who Hurt You An Eye For An Eye Breaking Teeth. Mine eyes have seen the glory of the coming of the Lord. The Message Bible. When we read the Bible without the help of God, the glory of God in the teachings and events of the Bible is like the sun shining in the face of a blind man. When I told him, he replied, “Well, since Scripture says ‘No eye has seen, no ear has heard, no mind has conceived what God has prepared for those who love him,’ what will you be talking about? The eye through which I see God is the same eye through which God sees me; my eye and God's eye are one eye, one seeing, one knowing, one love. But, as it is written, “What no eye has seen, nor ear heard, nor the heart of man imagined, what God has prepared for those who love him”— Isaiah 64:4 ESV / 24 helpful votes Helpful Not Helpful. Isaiah 64:4 (MSG) Since before time began no one has ever imagined, No ear heard, no eye seen, a God like you who works for those who wait for him. Verse Concepts. “Eyes have not seen, ears have not heard. Colossians 2:1. But as it is written: “Eye has not seen, nor ear heard, Nor have entered into the heart of man The things which God has prepared for those who love Him.” ("Rapture" believers, beware!) - Darby Bible But as it is written, Eye hath not seen, nor ear heard, neither have entered into the heart of man, the things which God hath prepared for them that love him. To be sure, the natural eyes and ears and brains are part of the process. eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot, Matthew 5:38. We see it by faith; we know certain aspects of it by revelation, but it is still outside of our experience at this time. If you try to digest the words, it is just so amazing. Without them we cannot even see or hear or construe the natural things that reveal God’s glory: creation, incarnation, gospel, Scripture. —John 4: 24; 1 Timothy 1: 17. We'll begin with verse six and go to the end of the chapter. 2:9) These words from the pen of the beloved Paul are often spoken at funerals . Since ancient times no one has heard, no ear has perceived, no eye has seen any God besides You, Who acts on behalf of those who wait for Him. Eye for an Eye Matthew 5:38-42 Intro: Review the Sermon on the Mount Revenge = Getting even Scripture: Matthew 5:38-42 38 “You have heard that it was said, ‘Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.’39 But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. He is trampling out the wine press, where the grapes of wrath are stored, He hath loosed the fateful lightnings of his terrible swift sword, His truth is marching on. From the beginning of the world they have not heard, nor perceived with the ears: the eye hath not seen, O God, besides thee, what things thou hast prepared for them that wait for thee. 2:9 NRSV). Micah 7:7-10 The purpose of this document is to clarify to our many readers what is meant by: "May those who have Eyes, See; ... they CANNOT be so obvious that they could be avoided, so that they would not be fulfilled according to scripture... ) Deception will be the method by which Satan is allowed to operate. I’ve read and watched movies like Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings, Narnia, etc. "But, as it is written, 'What no eye has seen, nor ear heard, nor the human heart conceived, what God has prepared for those who love him' – these things God has revealed to us through the Spirit; for the Spirit searches everything, even the depths of God" (1 Cor. Obviously, we can’t know what God has prepared for us in Heaven.” (He was referring to 1 Corinthians 2:9.) This verse is commonly interpreted to refer to the glories of heaven which none has seen nor heard. but just as it is written [in Scripture], “THINGS WHICH THE EYE HAS NOT SEEN AND THE EAR HAS NOT HEARD, AND WHICH HAVE NOT ENTERED THE HEART OF MAN, ALL THAT GOD HAS PREPARED FOR THOSE WHO LOVE HIM [who hold Him in affectionate reverence, who obey Him, and who gratefully recognize the benefits that He has bestowed].” Ezekiel 12:2 They have eyes to see but do not see and ears to hear but do not hear, for they are a rebellious people. 10 But God hath revealed them unto us by his Spirit: for the Spirit searcheth all things, yea, the deep things of God. by Dr. Ed Young. In Luke:--Jesus said of the city, If thou hadst known the things that belong unto thy peace; but now it is hid from thine eyes (Luke 19:41, 42). I have encountered this verse several times in the past, but it never had so much impact to me as it did now. The whole Bible is about him (Lk 24:13-35). No mind has ever imagined what God has prepared for those who love HIm.” What a great promise! - Webster's Bible But--to use the words of Scripture--we speak of things which eye has not seen nor ear heard, and which have never entered the heart of man: all that God has in readiness for them that love Him. Jesus can be found in every chapter by those with eyes to see. The Bible An Eye For An Eye Equality Of Punishment. Display Title: Eye Has Not Seen, Ear Has Not Heard First Line: When pain and sorrow weigh us down Tune Title: EYE HAS NOT SEEN Author: Marty Haugen, 1950-Meter: Irregular with refrain Scripture: Romans 8:31-39; 1 Corinthians 2:1-16; Philippians 2:1-13; Philippians 3:4-16; Hebrews 11:1-3; Hebrews 11:8-16; 1 Peter 1:3-9; Philemon 1 Date: 1998 Subject: Love | ; Wisdom | ; Trust | They have views of that which the eyes of other people have not seen; a view of wisdom, and fitness, and beauty which can be found in no other plan. No human has literally seen God. It may sound contradictory, but a person can see, yet not see. 9 But as it is written, Eye hath not seen, nor ear heard, neither have entered into the heart of man, the things which God hath prepared for them that love him. New American Standard Bible. This is a beautiful song written by Marty Haugen. Israel hath not obtained that which he seeketh for; but the election hath obtained it, and the rest were blinded 8 (According as it is written, God hath given them the spirit of slumber, eyes that they should not see, and ears that they should not hear;) unto this day. “But blessed are your eyes, because they see; and your ears, because they hear. Meister Eckhart The beauty of a woman must be seen from in her eyes, because that is the doorway to her heart, the place where love resides. Breaking Teeth Eyes Harmed Eyes. If God does not open our eyes, we will not see the wonder of the word. God can be seen directly by angels, though, because they are spirit creatures. The following verse is quoted from Isaiah 64:4. Matthew 13:15-16 For the hearts of these people are hardened, and their ears cannot hear, and they have closed their eyes so their eyes cannot see, and their ears cannot hear, and their hearts cannot understand, and they cannot turn to me and let me heal them. (Exodus 33:20; John 1: 18; 1 John 4: 12) The Bible says that “God is a Spirit,” a form of life that is invisible to the human eye. EYE HATH NOT SEEN. struggle Conflict Struggles. Chapter Parallel. The original scripture is, “Make the heart of this people fat, and make their ears heavy, and shut their eyes; lest they see with their eyes, and hear with their ears, and understand with their heart, and convert, and be healed.” Isa 6:10. This is due to the fact that many think Paul here is peaking of heaven. 1 Corinthians 2:9 ESV / 38 helpful votes Helpful Not Helpful. It's commonly sung in Catholic churches but of course is for everyone to enjoy! Verse Concepts. 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