Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Matthew 13:13 in English Standard Version "This is why I speak to them in parables, because seeing they do not see, and hearing they do not hear, nor do they understand." De 29:4 But to this day the Lord has not given you a heart to understand or eyes to see or ears to hear. Isa 42:19 Who is blind but my servant, or deaf as my messenger whom I send? Who is blind as my dedicated one, or blind as the servant of the Lord? Jer 5:21 “Hear this, O foolish and senseless people, who have eyes, but see not, who have ears, but hear not. Eze 12:2 “Son of man, you dwell in the midst of a rebellious house, who have eyes to see, but see not, who have ears to hear, but hear not, for they are a rebellious house. Mt 13:19 When anyone hears the word of the kingdom and does not understand it, the evil one comes and snatches away what has been sown in his heart. This is what was sown along the path. Mt 13:51 “Have you understood all these things?” They said to him, “Yes.” Mt 15:10 And he called the people to him and said to them, “Hear and understand: Mt 16:12 Then they understood that he did not tell them to beware of the leaven of bread, but of the teaching of the Pharisees and Sadducees. Mr 8:21 And he said to them, “Do you not yet understand?” Ro 11:8 as it is written, “God gave them a spirit of stupor, eyes that would not see and ears that would not hear, down to this very day.” 2Co 3:14 But their minds were hardened. For to this day, when they read the old covenant, that same veil remains unlifted, because only through Christ is it taken away. 2Co 4:4 In their case the god of this world has blinded the minds of the unbelievers, to keep them from seeing the light of the gospel of the glory of Christ, who is the image of God.