Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And when ye spread forth your hands, I will hide mine eyes from you: yea, when ye make many prayers, I will not hear: your hands are full of blood.

Make many prayers

Bible References

When

Isaiah 59:2
But your iniquities have separated between you and your God, and your sins have hid his face from you, that he will not hear.
1 Kings 8:22
And Solomon stood before the altar of the LORD in the presence of all the congregation of Israel, and extending his hands toward heaven,
Ezra 9:5
And at the evening sacrifice I arose up from my affliction; and having rent my garment and my mantle, I fell upon my knees and spread out my hands unto the LORD my God
Job 27:8
For what is the hope of the hypocrite, though he has stolen much, when God takes away his soul?
Psalm 66:18
If I regard iniquity in my heart, the Lord will not hear me:
Psalm 134:2
Lift up your hands in the sanctuary, and bless the LORD.
Proverbs 1:28
Then they shall call upon me, but I will not answer; they shall seek me early, but they shall not find me:
Jeremiah 14:12
When they fast, I will not hear their cry; and when they offer burnt offering and an oblation, I will not accept them; but I will consume them by sword and by famine and by pestilence.
Ezekiel 8:17
Then he said unto me, Hast thou seen this, O son of man? Is it a light thing to the house of Judah that they commit the abominations which they commit here? For after they have filled the land with evil and have returned to provoke me to anger; behold, they put the stench to my nose.
Micah 3:4
Then they shall cry unto the LORD, but he will not respond to them: he will even hide his face from them at that time because of their evil doings.
Zechariah 7:13
Therefore it is come to pass that as he cried and they would not hear, so they cried, and I would not hear, saith the LORD of the hosts:
Luke 13:25
When once the husband of the house is risen up and shall have shut the door, and ye begin to stand without and to knock at the door, saying, Lord, Lord, open unto us; and he shall answer and say unto you, I know you not from where ye are,
1 Timothy 2:8
I desire, therefore, that the men in every place, pray, lifting up holy hands, without wrath and strife.

Make many prayers

Matthew 6:7
But when ye pray, use not vain repetitions as the worldly do, for they think that they shall be heard for their much speaking.
Matthew 23:14
Woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye devour widows' houses and for a pretence make long prayer; therefore, ye shall receive the greater judgment.

Your hands

Isaiah 59:2
But your iniquities have separated between you and your God, and your sins have hid his face from you, that he will not hear.
Jeremiah 7:8
Behold, ye trust in lying words that cannot profit.
Micah 3:9
Now hear this, ye heads of the house of Jacob and captains of the house of Israel, that abhor judgment and pervert all equity;

General references

Psalm 18:41
They cried out, but there was no one to save them: even unto the LORD, but he did not answer them.
Isaiah 57:12
I will declare thy righteousness, and thy works; for they shall not profit thee.
Ezekiel 11:6
Ye have multiplied your slain in this city, and ye have filled the streets thereof with the slain.
James 1:7
For let not such a man think that he shall receive anything of the Lord.