Hebrews 5:11
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New International Version
We have much to say about this, but it is hard to make it clear to you because you no longer try to understand.

New Living Translation
There is much more we would like to say about this, but it is difficult to explain, especially since you are spiritually dull and don't seem to listen.

English Standard Version
About this we have much to say, and it is hard to explain, since you have become dull of hearing.

Berean Study Bible
We have much to say about this, but it is hard to explain, because you are dull of hearing.

Berean Literal Bible
Concerning this there is much speech from us, and difficult in interpretation to speak, since you have become sluggish in the hearings.

New American Standard Bible
Concerning him we have much to say, and it is hard to explain, since you have become dull of hearing.

King James Bible
Of whom we have many things to say, and hard to be uttered, seeing ye are dull of hearing.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
We have a great deal to say about this, and it's difficult to explain, since you have become too lazy to understand.

International Standard Version
We have much to say about this, but it is difficult to explain because you have become too lazy to understand.

NET Bible
On this topic we have much to say and it is difficult to explain, since you have become sluggish in hearing.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
But about this Melchizedek we have much to say, but it is hard to explain it because you have bad hearing.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
We have a lot to explain about this. But since you have become too lazy to pay attention, explaining it to you is hard.

New American Standard 1977
Concerning him we have much to say, and it is hard to explain, since you have become dull of hearing.

Jubilee Bible 2000
Of whom we have many things to say and difficult to declare, seeing ye are hard of hearing.

King James 2000 Bible
Of whom we have many things to say, and hard to explain, seeing you are dull of hearing.

American King James Version
Of whom we have many things to say, and hard to be uttered, seeing you are dull of hearing.

American Standard Version
Of whom we have many things to say, and hard of interpretation, seeing ye are become dull of hearing.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Of whom we have much to say, and hard to be intelligibly uttered: because you are become weak to hear.

Darby Bible Translation
Concerning whom we have much to say, and hard to be interpreted in speaking [of it], since ye are become dull in hearing.

English Revised Version
Of whom we have many things to say, and hard of interpretation, seeing ye are become dull of hearing.

Webster's Bible Translation
Of whom we have many things to say, and hard to be uttered, seeing ye are dull of hearing.

Weymouth New Testament
Concerning Him we have much to say, and much that it would be difficult to make clear to you, since you have become so dull of apprehension.

World English Bible
About him we have many words to say, and hard to interpret, seeing you have become dull of hearing.

Young's Literal Translation
concerning whom we have much discourse and of hard explanation to say, since ye have become dull of hearing,
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
5:11-14 Dull hearers make the preaching of the gospel difficult, and even those who have some faith may be dull hearers, and slow to believe. Much is looked for from those to whom much is given. To be unskilful, denotes want of experience in the things of the gospel. Christian experience is a spiritual sense, taste, or relish of the goodness, sweetness, and excellence of the truths of the gospel. And no tongue can express the satisfaction which the soul receives, from a sense of Divine goodness, grace, and love to it in Christ.
Study Bible
Warning against Drifting Away
10and was designated by God as high priest in the order of Melchizedek. 11We have much to say about this, but it is hard to explain, because you are dull of hearing. 12Although by this time you ought to be teachers, you need someone to reteach you the basic principles of God’s word. You need milk, not solid food!…
Cross References
Matthew 13:15
For this people's heart has grown callous; 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.'

Hebrews 5:10
and was designated by God as high priest in the order of Melchizedek.

Hebrews 5:12
Although by this time you ought to be teachers, you need someone to reteach you the basic principles of God's word. You need milk, not solid food!

2 Peter 3:16
He writes this way in all his letters, speaking in them about such matters. Some parts of his letters are hard to understand, which ignorant and unstable people distort, as they do the rest of the Scriptures, to their own destruction.
Treasury of Scripture

Of whom we have many things to say, and hard to be uttered, seeing you are dull of hearing.

we.

1 Kings 10:1 And when the queen of Sheba heard of the fame of Solomon concerning …

John 6:6 And this he said to prove him: for he himself knew what he would do.

John 16:12 I have yet many things to say to you, but you cannot bear them now.

2 Peter 3:16 As also in all his letters, speaking in them of these things; in …

dull.

Isaiah 6:10 Make the heart of this people fat, and make their ears heavy, and …

Matthew 13:15 For this people's heart is waxed gross, and their ears are dull of …

Mark 8:17,18,21 And when Jesus knew it, he said to them, Why reason you, because …

Luke 24:25 Then he said to them, O fools, and slow of heart to believe all that …

Acts 28:27 For the heart of this people is waxed gross, and their ears are dull …

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