God Made the Hearing Ear
The Bible declares, “The hearing ear and the seeing eye, the Lord has made them both” (Proverbs 20:12, NKJV). It logically follows that God, who made the hearing ear, is Himself able to hear. The Psalmist asks, “He that planted the ear, shall he not hear? He that formed the eye, shall he not see?” (Psalms 94:9, KJV).
Indeed, the Creator is not limited by physical ears and eyes. He can hear our very thoughts and see into our hearts. This is a frightening thing for the unbelieving sinner, who would not want a perfect God listening in on his every word and thought. But for the believing Christian whose sins have been covered by the blood of Christ, a hearing (and seeing) God is a profound blessing and comfort. God sees our needs and hears our prayers. “The eyes of the Lord are on the righteous, and His ears are open to their cry” (Psalms 34:15, NKJV). The workings of the ear
The workings of the ear
Dr. David Menton holds his Ph.D. in cell biology from Brown University and is a well-respected author and teacher. He is Professor Emeritus at the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. Dr. Menton has many published works and is one of the most popular speakers for Answers in Genesis–USA.