Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And Paul said, I would to God, that not only thou, but also all that hear me this day, were both almost, and altogether such as I am, except these bonds.
And the children of Israel said to them, It would have been better for the Lord to have put us to death in the land of Egypt, where we were seated by the flesh-pots and had bread enough for our needs; for you have taken us out to this waste of sand, to put all this people to death through need of food.
And Moses said to him, Are you moved by envy on my account? If only all the Lord's people were prophets, and the Lord might put his spirit on them!
2 Samuel 18:33
Then the king was much moved, and went up into the room over the door, weeping, and saying, O my son Absalom, my son, my son Absalom! if only my life might have been given for yours, O Absalom, my son, my son!
2 Kings 5:3
And she said to her master's wife, If only my lord would go to the prophet in Samaria, he would make him well.
1 Corinthians 4:8
For even now you are full, even now you have wealth, you have been made kings without us: truly, I would be glad if you were kings, so that we might be kings with you.
1 Corinthians 7:7
It is my desire that all men might be even as I am. But every man has the power of his special way of life given him by God, one in this way and one in that.
2 Corinthians 11:1
Put up with me if I am a little foolish: but, truly, you do put up with me.
But if you do not give ear to it, my soul will be weeping in secret for your pride; my eye will be weeping bitterly, streaming with water, because the Lord's flock has been taken away as prisoners.
And when he got near and saw the town, he was overcome with weeping for it,
But I have no need of a man's witness: I only say these things so that you may have salvation.
I say what is true in Christ, and not what is false, my mind giving witness with me in the Holy Spirit,
Brothers, my heart's desire and my prayer to God for them is, that they may get salvation.
Whom we are preaching; guiding and teaching every man in all wisdom, so that every man may be complete in Christ;
And when Herod was about to take him out, the same night Peter was sleeping in chains between two armed men, and the watchmen were keeping watch before the door of the prison.
And as they were there for some days, Festus gave them Paul's story, saying, There is a certain man here who was put in prison by Felix:
For which I am a representative in chains, and that I may say without fear the things which it is right for me to say.
So that it became clear through all the Praetorium, and to all the rest, that I was a prisoner on account of Christ;