Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And the Lord said unto him, Arise, and go into the street which is called Straight, and inquire in the house of Judas for one called Saul, of Tarsus: for, behold, he prayeth,
But an angel of the Lord spake unto Philip, saying, Arise, and go toward the south unto the way that goeth down from Jerusalem unto Gaza: the same is desert.
And now send men to Joppa, and fetch one Simon, who is surnamed Peter:
and he told us how he had seen the angel standing in his house, and saying, Send to Joppa, and fetch Simon, whose surname is Peter;
And it shall be, that whosoever shall call on the name of the Lord shall be saved.
Repent therefore of this thy wickedness, and pray the Lord, if perhaps the thought of thy heart shall be forgiven thee.
But from thence ye shall seek Jehovah thy God, and thou shalt find him, when thou searchest after him with all thy heart and with all thy soul.
2 Chronicles 33:12
And when he was in distress, he besought Jehovah his God, and humbled himself greatly before the God of his fathers.
He keepeth back his soul from the pit, And his life from perishing by the sword.
When I kept silence, my bones wasted away Through my groaning all the day long.
I waited patiently for Jehovah; And he inclined unto me, and heard my cry.
And call upon me in the day of trouble; I will deliver thee, and thou shalt glorify me.
Out of the depths have I cried unto thee, O Jehovah.
The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination to Jehovah; But the prayer of the upright is his delight.
Seek ye Jehovah while he may be found; call ye upon him while he is near:
And ye shall call upon me, and ye shall go and pray unto me, and I will hearken unto you.
I have surely heard Ephraim bemoaning himself thus , Thou hast chastised me, and I was chastised, as a calf unaccustomed to the yoke : turn thou me, and I shall be turned; for thou art Jehovah my God.
Then Jonah prayed unto Jehovah his God out of the fish's belly.
And I will pour upon the house of David, and upon the inhabitants of Jerusalem, the spirit of grace and of supplication; and they shall look unto me whom they have pierced; and they shall mourn for him, as one mourneth for his only son, and shall be in bitterness for him, as one that is in bitterness for his first-born.
Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be opened unto you:
And I say unto you, Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be opened unto you.
And shall not God avenge his elect, that cry to him day and night, and yet he is longsuffering over them?
And he said, Jesus, remember me when thou comest in thy kingdom.
Jesus answered and said unto unto her, If thou knewest the gift of God, and who it is that saith to thee, Give me to drink; thou wouldest have asked of him, and he would have given thee living water.
for every one that asketh receiveth; and he that seeketh findeth; and to him that knocketh it shall be opened.
And he was three days without sight, and did neither eat nor drink.
And behold, forthwith three men stood before the house in which we were, having been sent from Caesarea unto me.