14 How then will they call on Him in whom they have not believed? How will they believe in Him whom they have not heard? And how will they hear without a preacher?15 How will they preach unless they are sent? Just as it is written, “How beautiful are the feet of those who[a]bring good news of good things!”
16 However, they did not all heed the [b]good news; for Isaiah says, “Lord, who has believed our report?”17 So faith comes from hearing, and hearing by the word [c]of Christ.
18 But I say, surely they have never heard, have they? Indeed they have;
“Their voice has gone out into all the earth, And their words to the ends of the[d]world.”
19 But I say, surely Israel did not know, did they? First Moses says,
“I willmake you jealous by that which is not a nation, By a nation without understanding will I anger you.”
20 And Isaiah is very bold and says,
“I was found by those who did not seek Me, I became manifest to those who did not ask for Me.”
21 But as for Israel He says, “All the day long I have stretched out My hands to a disobedient and obstinate people.”
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