notwithstanding
Luke 10:9
and heal those in it who are sick, and say to them, 'The kingdom of God has come near to you.'
Deuteronomy 30:11-14
11
"For this commandment which I command you today is not too difficult for you, nor is it out of reach.
12
"It is not in heaven, that you should say, 'Who will go up to heaven for us to get it for us and make us hear it, that we may observe it?'
13
"Nor is it beyond the sea, that you should say, 'Who will cross the sea for us to get it for us and make us hear it, that we may observe it?'
14
"But the word is very near you, in your mouth and in your heart, that you may observe it.
Acts 13:26
"Brethren, sons of Abraham's family, and those among you who fear God, to us the message of this salvation has been sent.
Acts 13:40
"Therefore take heed, so that the thing spoken of in the Prophets may not come upon [you]:
Acts 13:46
Paul and Barnabas spoke out boldly and said, "It was necessary that the word of God be spoken to you first; since you repudiate it and judge yourselves unworthy of eternal life, behold, we are turning to the Gentiles.
Romans 10:8
But what does it say? "THE WORD IS NEAR YOU, IN YOUR MOUTH AND IN YOUR HEART "-- that is, the word of faith which we are preaching,
Romans 10:21
But as for Israel He says, "ALL THE DAY LONG I HAVE STRETCHED OUT MY HANDS TO A DISOBEDIENT AND OBSTINATE PEOPLE."
Hebrews 1:3
And He is the radiance of His glory and the exact representation of His nature, and upholds all things by the word of His power. When He had made purification of sins, He sat down at the right hand of the Majesty on high,