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.
And her entrances sighed and mourned; and being clean, she shall sit upon the earth.
And thou saidst in thy heart, Who begat these to me, and I being bereaved and barren, an exile, and departing? and who caused these to grow? Behold, I was left alone; they, where were they?
Shout, thou barren, not bringing forth; break forth in shouting, cry aloud, not being pained; for more the sons of the desolate than the sons of the married, said Jehovah.
From height he sent fire into my bones, and it brought them down: he spread a net for my feet, he turned me away behind: he gave me desolation, being sad all the day.
Jehovah will recompense thy work, and thy reward shall be complete from Jehovah God of Israel, because thou camest to trust under his wings.
He will cover thee with his wing feathers, and under his wings thou shalt trust: his truth a shield and buckler.
Behold God my salvation; I will trust and not be afraid: for my strength and song is Jah Jehovah, and he will be to me for salvation.
Who among you fearing Jehovah, hearing to the voice of his servant? who goes in darkness and no light to him? he shall trust in the name of Jehovah and rest upon his God.
1 Corinthians 7:32
But I will you to be free from care. The unmarried cares for things of the Lord, how he shall please the Lord:
1 Peter 3:5
For so once also the holy women, hoping in God, arranged themselves, being subjected to their own husbands:
And she a widow of about eighty-four years, who departed not from the temple, with fastings and supplications serving night and day.
And he spake to them a parable, that they must always pray, and not lose courage;
To which our twelve tribes, serving night and day, hope to arrive. For which hope I am accused, king Agrippa, by the Jews.
By all prayer and supplication praying in all time in Spirit, and for this same watching vigilantly in all perseverance and supplication for the holy: