And this is the freedom of speech which we have toward him, that, if we ask anything according to his will, he hears us:
Dearly beloved, if our heart condemn us not, we have freedom of speech towards God.
And I said in my hasty flight; I was cut off from before thine eyes: yet thou heardest the voice of my supplications in my crying to thee.
And whatever ye ask in my name, this will I do, that the Father might be honoured by the Son.
And ye called me, and went and prayed to me, and I heard to you.
Call to me and I will answer thee, and I will announce to thee great and mighty things which thou knewest them not
Ask, and it shall be given you. Seek, and ye shall find. Knock, and it shall be opened to you.
And we know that God hears not the sinful: but if any be godly, and do his will, this he hears.
And I knew that thou always hearest me: but for the crowd standing round I said, that they might believe that thou didst send me.
If ye remain in me, and my words remain in you, ye shall ask whatever ye wish, and it shall be to you.
Until now ye have asked nothing in my name: ask, and ye shall receive, that your joy might be completed.
And Christ as a son over his house: whose house are we, if we should hold freedom of speech and the boast of hope firm to the end.
For we have been partakers of Christ, if we hold the beginning of our foundation firm to the end;
If any of you is forsaken of wisdom, let him ask of God, giving to all plainly, blaming not; and it shall be given him.
Ye ask, and receive not, because ye ask wickedly that ye might expend upon your sensual pleasures.
Acknowledge your faults to one another, and pray for one another, that ye might be healed. The prayer of the just, being energetic, is very powerful.
And now, little children, remain in him; that, when he be manifested, we might have freedom of speech, that we be not shamed from him in his presence.