Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Now she that is a widow indeed, and desolate, trusteth in God, and continueth in supplications and prayers night and day.

Bible References


1 Corinthians 7:32
But I would have you to be free from anxiety. He who is unmarried is anxious for the things of the Lord, how he shall please the Lord:
1 Peter 3:5
For so in times of old the holy women also, who hoped in God, adorned themselves, being in subjection to their own husbands;


Luke 2:37
though she was now a widow, of about eighty-four years, who departed not from the temple, attending the divine service, with fastings and prayers night and day:
Luke 18:1
THEN he spake also to them a parable, to shew that we ought to pray always, and not faint;
Acts 26:7
which promise our twelve tribes, with fervour night and day worshipping God, hope to attain. For which hope, king Agrippa, I am criminated by the Jews.
Ephesians 6:18
praying at every opportunity with all prayer and supplication in Spirit, and watching for this very purpose with perseverance and intercession for all the saints;