Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Peter therefore was kept in prison: but prayer was made without ceasing of the church unto God for him.

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Prayer was made without ceasing, or, instant and earnest prayer was made

Acts 12:12
then recollecting where he was, he went to the house of Mary the mother of John, surnam'd Mark, where many were assembled at prayers.
Matthew 18:19
I assure you, that if two of you shall live in agreement together, whatever they ask shall be granted to them by my heavenly father.
Luke 18:1
Jesus propos'd likewise this parable to them, to show that they should persevere in prayer, and not be discouraged.
1 Corinthians 12:26
so that if one member suffer, they all suffer with it: or if one be honoured, they partake of it.
2 Corinthians 1:11
being assisted by your prayers for me, so that thanks may be returned by many, for the gracious deliverance procur'd me by their prayers.
Ephesians 6:18
Pour out your souls unto God upon all occasions, watching in prayer with all perseverance and supplication for all christians:
1 Thessalonians 5:17
pray upon all occasions.
Hebrews 13:3
remember those that are in chains, as if you were confin'd with them; and those who suffer adversity, as being your selves of the same body.
James 5:16
confess then to one another the offences you have committed, and pray for one another, that you may be healed; the fervent prayer of a virtuous man has great influence.

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Acts 5:18
went and seized on the apostles, and put them in the common prison.