These all with one mind were continually devoting themselves to prayer, along with the women, and Mary the mother of Jesus, and with His brothers.
While He was still speaking to the crowds, behold, His mother and brothers were standing outside, seeking to speak to Him.
They were continually devoting themselves to the apostles’ teaching and to fellowship, to the breaking of bread and to prayer.
But we will devote ourselves to prayer and to the ministry of the word.”
With all prayer and petition pray at all times in the Spirit, and with this in view, be on the alert with all perseverance and petition for all the saints,
and also some women who had been healed of evil spirits and sicknesses: Mary who was called Magdalene, from whom seven demons had gone out,
And all His acquaintances and the women who accompanied Him from Galilee were standing at a distance, seeing these things.
Now the women who had come with Him out of Galilee followed, and saw the tomb and how His body was laid.
Day by day continuing with one mind in the temple, and breaking bread from house to house, they were taking their meals together with gladness and sincerity of heart,
Is not this the carpenter’s son? Is not His mother called Mary, and His brothers, James and Joseph and Simon and Judas?
“Again I say to you, that if two of you agree on earth about anything that they may ask, it shall be done for them by My Father who is in heaven.
And all things you ask in prayer, believing, you will receive.”
Many women were there looking on from a distance, who had followed Jesus from Galilee while ministering to Him.
Then His mother and His brothers *arrived, and standing outside they sent word to Him and called Him.
There were also some women looking on from a distance, among whom were Mary Magdalene, and Mary the mother of James the Less and Joses, and Salome.
When the Sabbath was over, Mary Magdalene, and Mary the mother of James, and Salome, bought spices, so that they might come and anoint Him.
If you then, being evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your heavenly Father give the Holy Spirit to those who ask Him?”
Now He was telling them a parable to show that at all times they ought to pray and not to lose heart,
Now they were Mary Magdalene and Joanna and Mary the mother of James; also the other women with them were telling these things to the apostles.
and were continually in the temple praising God.
Therefore the soldiers did these things.But standing by the cross of Jesus were His mother, and His mother’s sister, Mary the wife of Clopas, and Mary Magdalene.
When the day of Pentecost had come, they were all together in one place.
And when they heard this, they lifted their voices to God with one accord and said, “O Lord, it is You who made the heaven and the earth and the sea, and all that is in them,
rejoicing in hope, persevering in tribulation, devoted to prayer,
Devote yourselves to prayer, keeping alert in it with an attitude of thanksgiving;