Hearing See also Hear a famine … of hearing the words of the Lord, Amos 8:11. ears are dull of hearing, Matt. 13:15 (Moses 6:27). faith cometh by hearing, and hearing by the word, Rom. 10:17. Received ye the Spirit … by the hearing of faith, Gal. 3:2. seeing ye are dull of hearing, Heb. 5:11. in seeing and hearing, vexed his righteous soul, 2 Pet. 2:8.