New American Standard Bible
"Because I called and you refused, I stretched out my hand and no one paid attention;
King James Bible
Because I have called, and ye refused; I have stretched out my hand, and no man regarded;
Darby Bible Translation
Because I have called, and ye refused; I have stretched out my hand, and no one regarded;
World English Bible
Because I have called, and you have refused; I have stretched out my hand, and no one has paid attention;
Young's Literal Translation
Because I have called, and ye refuse, I stretched out my hand, and none is attending,
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The threats and warnings of Wisdom are also foreshadowings of the teaching of Jesus. There will come a time when "too late" shall be written on all efforts, on all remorse. Compare Matthew 25:10, Matthew 25:30.
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But as for Israel He says, "ALL THE DAY LONG I HAVE STRETCHED OUT MY HANDS TO A DISOBEDIENT AND OBSTINATE PEOPLE."
1 Samuel 28:6
When Saul inquired of the LORD, the LORD did not answer him, either by dreams or by Urim or by prophets.
2 Chronicles 36:16
but they continually mocked the messengers of God, despised His words and scoffed at His prophets, until the wrath of the LORD arose against His people, until there was no remedy.
A man who hardens his neck after much reproof Will suddenly be broken beyond remedy.
"I have spread out My hands all day long to a rebellious people, Who walk in the way which is not good, following their own thoughts,
I will destine you for the sword, And all of you will bow down to the slaughter. Because I called, but you did not answer; I spoke, but you did not hear. And you did evil in My sight And chose that in which I did not delight."
So I will choose their punishments And will bring on them what they dread. Because I called, but no one answered; I spoke, but they did not listen. And they did evil in My sight And chose that in which I did not delight."
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