Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


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


Esther 4:16
Go! gather ye together all the Jews who are to be found in Shusan, and fast ye for me - and neither eat nor drink - three days, night nor day, and, I and my maidens, will fast so, - and, in this manner, will I go in unto the king, though it is not according to the law, and, when I have perished, I have perished!
Psalm 69:10
When I have humbled my soul with fasting, Then hath it turned to my reproach;
Isaiah 22:12
And, when My Lord Yahweh of hosts called in that day, - for weeping, and for lamentation, and for shaving bare and for girding with sackcloth,
Acts 9:9
And he was three days without seeing, and did neither eat nor drink.

Lay all night

2 Samuel 13:31
And the king arose, and rent his garments, and lay on the ground, - and all his servants who stood by rent their garments.
Job 20:12
Though, a sweet taste in his mouth, be given by vice, though he hide it under his tongue;