Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


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

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I besought

Matthew 20:21
And He said to her, "What do you wish?" She says to Him, "Command, that these my two sons may sit, one on Thy right hand, and one on Thy left, in Thy Kingdom."
Matthew 26:39
And, going forward a little, He fell on His face, praying, and saying, "My Father, if it is possible, let this cup pass away from Me: nevertheless not as I will, but as Thou wilt."
Hebrews 5:7
Who, in the days of His flesh, having offered up prayers and supplications with strong crying and tears to Him Who was able to save Him from death, and having been heard by reason of His godly fear,

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1 Corinthians 2:3
And I was with you in weakness, and in fear, and in much trembling.