The condition of being wholly, or partly, without hearing. It can be expressed in physical or spiritual terms and is often used to depict spiritual rebellion.
God’s control of deafness
Physical aspects of deafness
Compassion for the deaf Lev 19:14
Deafness sometimes caused by Satan Mk 9:25
Spiritual aspects of deafness
Rebellious humanity deaf to God Jer 6:10 See also Pr 28:9; Isa 6:10; Isa 42:19-20; Eze 33:32; Eze 37:4; Mic 7:16; Zec 7:11; Mt 13:15; Mk 4:9-12; Lk 8:10; Jn 12:40; Ac 28:26-27; 2Ti 4:4; Rev 2:7 Sin brings spiritual deafness.
The deafness of idols
Release from deafness
|6178||hardness of heart|
|6222||rebellion against God|