Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
A devout man, and one that feared God with all his house, which gave much alms to the people, and prayed to God alway.
but in every nation he that fears him and works righteousness is acceptable to him.
Then the congregations had rest throughout all Judaea and Galilee and Samaria and were edified, walking in the fear of the Lord, and with the comfort of the Holy Spirit they were multiplied.
Then Paul stood up, and beckoning with his hand said, Men of Israel and ye that fear God hearken.
1 Kings 8:43
thou shalt hear in the heavens, in the habitation of thy dwelling place, and do according to all that for which the stranger shall have called unto thee, that all peoples of the earth may know thy name and fear thee as do thy people Israel and that they may know that thy name is invoked upon this house, which I have built.
2 Chronicles 6:33
thou shalt hear from the heavens, from the habitation of thy dwelling place, and do according to all that the stranger calls unto thee for, that all the peoples of the earth may know thy name and fear thee, as do thy people Israel, and let them know that thy name is invoked upon this house which I have built.
There was a man in the land of Uz, whose name was Job; and that man was perfect and upright, and one that feared God and departed from evil.
So the Gentiles shall fear the name of the LORD, and all the kings of the earth thy glory
It is good that thou should take hold of this; and also from the other not withdraw thy hand; for he that fears God shall come through with everything.
So shall they fear the name of the LORD from the west, and his glory from the rising of the sun; for he shall come like a violent river impelled by the breath of the LORD.
On my behalf a statute is put into effect, That in all the dominion of my kingdom everyone tremble at the presence of the God of Daniel for he is the living God and endures for all ages, and his kingdom is such that it shall never come apart, and his dominion shall be even unto the end:
Who shall not fear thee, O Lord, and magnify thy name? for thou only art holy; therefore, all the Gentiles shall come and worship before thee; for thy judgments are made manifest.
And when the angel who spoke unto Cornelius was departed, he called two of his household servants and a devout soldier of those that waited on him continually;
And when she was baptized, with her household, she besought us, saying, If ye have judged me to be faithful to the Lord, come into my house and abide there. And she constrained us.
And Crispus, the chief ruler of the synagogue, believed on the Lord with all his house; and many of the Corinthians, hearing, believed and were baptized.
For I know him, that he will command his sons and his household after him, and they shall keep the way of the LORD, to do righteousness and judgment, that the LORD may bring upon Abraham that which he has spoken of him.
And if it seems evil unto you to serve the LORD, choose you this day whom ye will serve, whether the gods which your fathers served that were on the other side of the river or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land ye dwell; but as for me and my house, we will serve the LORD.
And it was so, when the days of their banquets were over, that Job sent and sanctified them and rose up early in the morning and offered burnt offerings according to the number of them all; for Job said, It may be that my sons have sinned and blasphemed God in their hearts. Thus did Job continually.
My eyes shall be upon the faithful of the land, that they may dwell with me; he that walks in the way of perfection, he shall serve me.
And when he looked on him, he was afraid and said, What is it, Lord? And he said unto him, Thy prayers and thine alms are come up for a memorial before God.
Now there was at Joppa a certain disciple named Tabitha, which by interpretation is called Dorcas; this woman was full of good works and alms-deeds which she did.
Blessed is he that understands regarding the poor; the LORD will deliver him in the day of evil.
Is it not to share thy bread with the hungry and that thou bring the poor that are cast out into thy house? when thou seest the naked, that thou cover him; and that thou not hide thyself from thy brother?
And when they came to Jesus, they besought him instantly, saying, That he is worthy that this should be done for him,
For it has pleased those of Macedonia and Achaia to make a certain contribution for the poor saints who are in Jerusalem.
2 Corinthians 9:8
And God is able to make all grace abound in you that ye, always having all sufficiency in all things, may abound to every good work:
And the Lord said unto him, Arise and go into the street which is called Straight and enquire in the house of Judas for one called Saul, of Tarsus; for, behold, he prays
He Cause me to walk in thy truth and teach me: for thou art the God of my saving health; I have waited for thee all the day.
Evening and morning and at noon I will pray and cry aloud, and he shall hear my voice.
Be merciful unto me, O Lord, for I cry unto thee daily.
Be merciful unto me, O Lord, for I cry unto thee daily.
yea, if thou criest for understanding and givest thy voice unto intelligence,
Now when Daniel knew that the writing was signed, he entered into his house; and with the windows open toward Jerusalem in his dining chamber, he knelt three times a day and prayed and gave thanks before his God as he was used to doing before.
Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be opened unto you;
And he spoke a parable unto them to this end, that it behooves us always to pray and not faint,
Persevere in prayer and watch in the same with thanksgiving,
1 Thessalonians 5:17
Pray without ceasing.
And if any of you lacks wisdom, let them ask of God (who gives abundantly to all, and without reproach), and it shall be given them.