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And this is the confidence that we have in him, that, if we ask any thing according to his will, he heareth us:

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1 John 3:21
Dear friends, if our consciences do not condemn us, we approach God with confidence,
Ephesians 3:12
Through union with him and through faith in him, we have courage to approach God with confidence.
Hebrews 3:6
but Christ's faithfulness was that of a son set over the house of God. And we are that house, if we keep up our courage and our triumphant hope to the very end.
Hebrews 10:35
You must not lose your courage, for it will be richly rewarded,


1 John 3:22
and we obtain from him whatever we ask for, because we are obeying his commands and doing the things that please him.
Matthew 7:7
Ask, and what you ask will be given you. Search, and you will find what you search for. Knock, and the door will open to you.
Matthew 21:22
And everything that you pray for with faith, you will obtain."
John 14:13
Anything you ask for as followers of mine I will grant, so that the Father may be honored through the Son.
John 15:7
If you remain united to me and my words remain in your hearts, ask for whatever you please and you shall have it.
John 16:24
Hitherto you have not asked for anything as my followers, but now ask, and you will receive, so that your happiness may be complete.
James 1:5
If any one of you is deficient in wisdom, let him ask God who gives generously to everyone, and does not reproach one with it afterward, and he will give it to him.
James 4:3
You ask and fail to get them because you ask with wrong motives, to spend them on your pleasures.
James 5:16
So confess your sins to one another and pray for one another, so that you may be cured. An upright man can do a great deal by prayer when he tries.


John 9:31
We know that God does not listen to sinful people, but if a man is devout and obeys God, God will listen to him.
John 11:42
though I knew that you always listen to me. But I have said this for the sake of the people that are standing around me that they may believe that you have made me your messenger."

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Matthew 21:22
And everything that you pray for with faith, you will obtain."