Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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

Bible References

And desolate

Isaiah 3:26
Thy gates shall lament and mourn, and she being desolate shall sit upon the ground.
Isaiah 49:21
Then shalt thou say in thine heart, Who has begotten me these, seeing I had lost my children and was desolate, a stranger removed from my land? and who has brought up these? Behold, I was left alone; these, where had they been?
Isaiah 54:1
Rejoice, O barren, thou that didst not bear; break forth into singing, and cry aloud with joy, thou that didst not travail with child: for more shall be the sons of the desolate than the sons of the married wife, said the LORD.
Lamentations 1:13
Mem From upon high he has sent fire into my bones, and it prevails against them; he has spread a net for my feet; he has turned me back; he has made me desolate and always with pain.

Trusteth

Ruth 2:12
Let the LORD recompense thy work and a full reward be given thee of the LORD God of Israel, under whose wings thou art come to cover thyself.
Psalm 91:4
He shall cover thee with his feathers, and under his wings thou shalt be secure: his truth shall be thy shield and buckler.
Isaiah 12:2
Behold, O God my saving health, I will trust and not be afraid for JAH, the LORD, is my strength and my song; he also is become saving health unto me.
Isaiah 50:10
Who is among you that fears the LORD? Hearken unto the voice of his slave. He who walked in darkness and had no light; let him trust in the name of the LORD and stay upon his God.
1 Corinthians 7:32
But I would have you without worry. He that is unmarried cares for the things that belong to the Lord, how he may please the Lord;
1 Peter 3:5
For after this manner in the old time the holy women also, who waited upon God, adorned themselves, being in subjection unto their own husbands,

Continueth

Luke 2:37
and she was a widow eighty-four years, who departed not from the temple, serving night and day with fastings and prayers.
Luke 18:1
And he spoke a parable unto them to this end, that it behooves us always to pray and not faint,
Acts 26:7
unto which promise our twelve tribes, constantly serving God day and night, hope to come. For which hope's sake, King Agrippa, I am accused of the Jews.
Ephesians 6:18
praying always with all prayer and supplication in the Spirit and watching in this with all perseverance and supplication for all the saints