Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Shut the door
2 Kings 4:4
Go and close the door behind you and your sons. Pour the olive oil into all the containers; set aside each one when you have filled it."
But whenever you pray, go into your room, close the door, and pray to your Father in secret. And your Father, who sees in secret, will reward you.
2 Kings 5:11
Naaman went away angry. He said, "Look, I thought for sure he would come out, stand there, invoke the name of the Lord his God, wave his hand over the area, and cure the skin disease.
2 Kings 6:17
Then Elisha prayed, "O Lord, open his eyes so he can see." The Lord opened the servant's eyes and he saw that the hill was full of horses and chariots of fire all around Elisha.
1 Kings 17:20
Then he called out to the Lord, "O Lord, my God, are you also bringing disaster on this widow I am staying with by killing her son?"
1 Kings 18:26
So they took a bull, as he had suggested, and prepared it. They invoked the name of Baal from morning until noon, saying, "Baal, answer us." But there was no sound and no answer. They jumped around on the altar they had made.
So they took away the stone. Jesus looked upward and said, "Father, I thank you that you have listened to me.
But Peter sent them all outside, knelt down, and prayed. Turning to the body, he said, "Tabitha, get up." Then she opened her eyes, and when she saw Peter, she sat up.
Is anyone among you suffering? He should pray. Is anyone in good spirits? He should sing praises.
So the dead man sat up and began to speak, and Jesus gave him back to his mother.