Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For this thing I besought the Lord thrice, that it might depart from me.

General references

Bible References

I besought

Deuteronomy 3:23
“At that time I begged the Lord:
1 Samuel 15:11
“I regret that I made Saul king, for he has turned away from following Me and has not carried out My instructions.” So Samuel became angry and cried out to the Lord all night.
2 Samuel 12:16
David pleaded with God for the boy. He fasted, went home, and spent the night lying on the ground.
Psalm 77:2
I sought the Lord in my day of trouble.
My hands were continually lifted up
all night long;
I refused to be comforted.
Matthew 20:21
“What do you want?” He asked her.

“Promise,” she said to Him, “that these two sons of mine may sit, one on Your right and the other on Your left, in Your kingdom.”
Matthew 26:39
Going a little farther, He fell facedown and prayed, “My Father! If it is possible, let this cup pass from Me. Yet not as I will, but as You will.”
Hebrews 5:7
During His earthly life, He offered prayers and appeals with loud cries and tears to the One who was able to save Him from death, and He was heard because of His reverence.

General references

Deuteronomy 3:23
“At that time I begged the Lord:
1 Corinthians 2:3
I came to you in weakness, in fear, and in much trembling.

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