Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

David therefore besought God for the child; and David fasted, and went in, and lay all night upon the earth.

Lay all night

Bible References

Fasted

Esther 4:16
Go, gather together all the Jews that are present in Shushan, and fast ye for me, and neither eat nor drink three days, night or day: I also and my maidens will fast in like manner; and so will I go in unto the king, which is not according to the law: and if I perish, I perish.
Psalm 69:10
When I wept, and chastened my soul with fasting, That was to my reproach.
Isaiah 22:12
And in that day did the Lord, Jehovah of hosts, call to weeping, and to mourning, and to baldness, and to girding with sackcloth:
Acts 9:9
And he was three days without sight, and did neither eat nor drink.

Lay all night

2 Samuel 13:31
Then the king arose, and rent his garments, and lay on the earth; and all his servants stood by with their clothes rent.
Job 20:12
Though wickedness be sweet in his mouth, Though he hide it under his tongue,