Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
As they ministered to the Lord, and fasted, the Holy Ghost said, Separate me Barnabas and Saul for the work whereunto I have called them.
Then, when they had fasted and prayed and laid their hands on them, they sent them away.
And Cornelius said, Four days ago, until this hour, I was keeping the ninth hour of prayer in my house; and behold, a man stood before me in bright apparel,
And I set my face unto the Lord God, to seek by prayer and supplications, with fasting and sackcloth and ashes.
Moreover when ye fast, be not, as the hypocrites, of a sad countenance: for they disfigure their faces, that they may be seen of men to fast. Verily I say unto you, They have received their reward.
Then come to him the disciples of John, saying, Why do we and the Pharisees fast oft, but thy disciples fast not?
and she had been a widow even unto fourscore and four years), who departed not from the temple, worshipping with fastings and supplications night and day.
1 Corinthians 7:5
Defraud ye not one the other, except it be by consent for a season, that ye may give yourselves unto prayer, and may be together again, that Satan tempt you not because of your incontinency.
2 Corinthians 6:5
in stripes, in imprisonments, in tumults, in labors, in watchings, in fastings;
2 Corinthians 11:27
in labor and travail, in watchings often, in hunger and thirst, in fastings often, in cold and nakedness.
And while Peter thought on the vision, the Spirit said unto him, Behold, three men seek thee.
And they went through the region of Phrygia and Galatia, having been forbidden of the Holy Spirit to speak the word in Asia;
1 Corinthians 12:11
but all these worketh the one and the same Spirit, dividing to each one severally even as he will.
And he said unto me, Depart: for I will send thee forth far hence unto the Gentiles.
and Aaron shall offer the Levites before Jehovah for a wave-offering, on the behalf of the children of Israel, that it may be theirs to do the service of Jehovah.
Paul, a servant of Jesus Christ, called to be an apostle, separated unto the gospel of God,
and how shall they preach, except they be sent? even as it is written, How beautiful are the feet of them that bring glad tidings of good things!
But when it was the good pleasure of God, who separated me, even from my mother's womb, and called me through his grace,
(for he that wrought for Peter unto the apostleship of the circumcision wrought for me also unto the Gentiles);
2 Timothy 2:2
And the things which thou hast heard from me among many witnesses, the same commit thou to faithful men, who shall be able to teach others also.
But the Lord said unto him, Go thy way: for he is a chosen vessel unto me, to bear my name before the Gentiles and kings, and the children of Israel:
and thence they sailed to Antioch, from whence they had been committed to the grace of God for the work which they had fulfilled.
Pray ye therefore the Lord of the harvest, that he send forth laborers into his harvest.
Now after these things the Lord appointed seventy others, and sent them two and two before his face into every city and place, whither he himself was about to come.
whereof I was made a minister, according to the gift of that grace of God which was given me according to the working of his power.
1 Timothy 2:7
whereunto I was appointed a preacher and an apostle (I speak the truth, I lie not), a teacher of the Gentiles in faith and truth.
2 Timothy 1:11
whereunto I was appointed a preacher, and an apostle, and a teacher.
And no man taketh the honor unto himself, but when he is called of God, even as was Aaron.