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Supplication

1 Kings 8:52
"May you be attentive to your servant's and your people Israel's requests for help and may you respond to all their prayers to you.
1 Kings 9:3
The Lord said to him, "I have answered your prayer and your request for help that you made to me. I have consecrated this temple you built by making it my permanent home; I will be constantly present there.
Esther 4:8
He also gave him a written copy of the law that had been disseminated in Susa for their destruction so that he could show it to Esther and talk to her about it. He also gave instructions that she should go to the king to implore him and petition him on behalf of her people.
Daniel 9:20
While I was still speaking and praying, confessing my sin and the sin of my people Israel and presenting my request before the LORD my God concerning his holy mountain --
Hosea 12:4
He struggled with an angel and prevailed; he wept and begged for his favor. He found God at Bethel, and there he spoke with him!
1 Timothy 2:1
First of all, then, I urge that requests, prayers, intercessions, and thanks be offered on behalf of all people,
Hebrews 5:7
During his earthly life Christ offered both requests and supplications, with loud cries and tears, to the one who was able to save him from death and he was heard because of his devotion.
Ephesians 6:19
Pray for me also, that I may be given the message when I begin to speak -- that I may confidently make known the mystery of the gospel,
Ephesians 1:16
I do not cease to give thanks for you when I remember you in my prayers.
Ephesians 3:8
To me -- less than the least of all the saints -- this grace was given, to proclaim to the Gentiles the unfathomable riches of Christ
Philippians 1:4
I always pray with joy in my every prayer for all of you
1 Timothy 2:1
First of all, then, I urge that requests, prayers, intercessions, and thanks be offered on behalf of all people,
Colossians 1:4
since we heard about your faith in Christ Jesus and the love that you have for all the saints.
Philemon 1:5
because I hear of your faith in the Lord Jesus and your love for all the saints.

In the

Ephesians 2:22
in whom you also are being built together into a dwelling place of God in the Spirit.
Zechariah 12:10
"I will pour out on the kingship of David and the population of Jerusalem a spirit of grace and supplication so that they will look to me, the one they have pierced. They will lament for him as one laments for an only son, and there will be a bitter cry for him like the bitter cry for a firstborn.
Romans 8:15
For you did not receive the spirit of slavery leading again to fear, but you received the Spirit of adoption, by whom we cry, "Abba, Father."
Galatians 4:6
And because you are sons, God sent the Spirit of his Son into our hearts, who calls "Abba! Father!"
Jude 1:20
But you, dear friends, by building yourselves up in your most holy faith, by praying in the Holy Spirit,

Watching

Matthew 26:41
Stay awake and pray that you will not fall into temptation. The spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak."
Mark 13:33
Watch out! Stay alert! For you do not know when the time will come.
Mark 14:38
Stay awake and pray that you will not fall into temptation. The spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak."
Luke 21:36
But stay alert at all times, praying that you may have strength to escape all these things that must happen, and to stand before the Son of Man."
Luke 22:46
So he said to them, "Why are you sleeping? Get up and pray that you will not fall into temptation!"
Colossians 4:2
Be devoted to prayer, keeping alert in it with thanksgiving.
1 Peter 4:7
For the culmination of all things is near. So be self-controlled and sober-minded for the sake of prayer.

All perseverance

Genesis 32:24
So Jacob was left alone. Then a man wrestled with him until daybreak.
Matthew 15:25
But she came and bowed down before him and said, "Lord, help me!"
Luke 11:5
Then he said to them, "Suppose one of you has a friend, and you go to him at midnight and say to him, 'Friend, lend me three loaves of bread,
Luke 18:1
Then Jesus told them a parable to show them they should always pray and not lose heart.

General references

Genesis 18:29
Abraham spoke to him again, "What if forty are found there?" He replied, "I will not do it for the sake of the forty."
Mark 1:35
Then Jesus got up early in the morning when it was still very dark, departed, and went out to a deserted place, and there he spent time in prayer.
Mark 13:33
Watch out! Stay alert! For you do not know when the time will come.
1 Thessalonians 5:25
Brothers and sisters, pray for us too.

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