Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Now when Daniel knew that the writing was signed, he went into his house; and his windows being open in his chamber toward Jerusalem, he kneeled upon his knees three times a day, and prayed, and gave thanks before his God, as he did aforetime.
1 Kings 8:30
Listen to the supplication of your servant, and of your people Israel, when they shall pray toward this place. Yes, hear in heaven, your dwelling place; and when you hear, forgive.
2 Chronicles 6:38
if they return to you with all their heart and with all their soul in the land of their captivity, where they have carried them captive, and pray toward their land, which you gave to their fathers, and the city which you have chosen, and toward the house which I have built for your name:
But as for me, in the abundance of your loving kindness I will come into your house. I will bow toward your holy temple in reverence of you.
I said, 'I have been banished from your sight; yet I will look again toward your holy temple.'
Let us therefore draw near with boldness to the throne of grace, that we may receive mercy, and may find grace for help in time of need.
1 Kings 8:54
It was so, that when Solomon had made an end of praying all this prayer and supplication to Yahweh, he arose from before the altar of Yahweh, from kneeling on his knees with his hands spread forth toward heaven.
2 Chronicles 6:13
(for Solomon had made a bronze scaffold, five cubits long, and five cubits broad, and three cubits high, and had set it in the midst of the court; and on it he stood, and kneeled down on his knees before all the assembly of Israel, and spread forth his hands toward heaven;)
At the evening offering I arose up from my humiliation, even with my garment and my robe torn; and I fell on my knees, and spread out my hands to Yahweh my God;
Oh come, let's worship and bow down. Let's kneel before Yahweh, our Maker,
He was withdrawn from them about a stone's throw, and he knelt down and prayed,
He kneeled down, and cried with a loud voice, "Lord, don't hold this sin against them!" When he had said this, he fell asleep.
Peter put them all out, and kneeled down and prayed. Turning to the body, he said, "Tabitha, get up!" She opened her eyes, and when she saw Peter, she sat up.
When he had spoken these things, he knelt down and prayed with them all.
When it happened that we had accomplished the days, we departed and went on our journey. They all, with wives and children, brought us on our way until we were out of the city. Kneeling down on the beach, we prayed.
For this cause, I bow my knees to the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ,
Then answered they and said before the king, That Daniel, who is of the children of the captivity of Judah, doesn't respect you, O king, nor the decree that you have signed, but makes his petition three times a day.
Evening, morning, and at noon, I will cry out in distress. He will hear my voice.
Be merciful to me, Lord, for I call to you all day long.
I will bless Yahweh at all times. His praise will always be in my mouth.
In nothing be anxious, but in everything, by prayer and petition with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God.
Whatever you do, in word or in deed, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father, through him.
1 Thessalonians 5:17
Pray without ceasing.
Through him, then, let us offer up a sacrifice of praise to God continually, that is, the fruit of lips which proclaim allegiance to his name.
I said, "Should such a man as I flee? Who is there that, being such as I, would go into the temple to save his life? I will not go in."
In Yahweh, I take refuge. How can you say to my soul, "Flee as a bird to your mountain!"
Don't be afraid of those who kill the body, but are not able to kill the soul. Rather, fear him who is able to destroy both soul and body in Gehenna.
"I tell you, my friends, don't be afraid of those who kill the body, and after that have no more that they can do.
They called them, and commanded them not to speak at all nor teach in the name of Jesus.
"Go stand and speak in the temple to the people all the words of this life."
But these things don't count; nor do I hold my life dear to myself, so that I may finish my race with joy, and the ministry which I received from the Lord Jesus, to fully testify to the Good News of the grace of God.
and that most of the brothers in the Lord, being confident through my bonds, are more abundantly bold to speak the word of God without fear.
Don't be afraid of the things which you are about to suffer. Behold, the devil is about to throw some of you into prison, that you may be tested; and you will have oppression for ten days. Be faithful to death, and I will give you the crown of life.