Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
With my soul have I desired thee in the night; yea, with my spirit within me will I seek thee early: for when thy judgments are in the earth, the inhabitants of the world will learn righteousness.
whenever I remember you on my bed, and think about you during the nighttime hours.
In my time of trouble I sought the Lord. I kept my hand raised in prayer throughout the night. I refused to be comforted.
In the middle of the night I arise to thank you for your just regulations.
I yearn for the Lord, more than watchmen do for the morning, yes, more than watchmen do for the morning.
Song of Songs 3:1
The Beloved about Her Lover: All night long on my bed I longed for my lover. I longed for him but he never appeared.
Song of Songs 5:2
The Beloved about Her Lover: I was asleep, but my mind was dreaming. Listen! My lover is knocking at the door! The Lover to His Beloved: "Open for me, my sister, my darling, my dove, my flawless one! My head is drenched with dew, my hair with the dampness of the night."
Now it was during this time that Jesus went out to the mountain to pray, and he spent all night in prayer to God.
A psalm of David, written when he was in the Judean wilderness. O God, you are my God! I long for you! My soul thirsts for you, my flesh yearns for you, in a dry and parched land where there is no water.
I love those who love me, and those who seek me find me.
But above all pursue his kingdom and righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well.
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.
So in this way Jacob's sin will be forgiven, and this is how they will show they are finished sinning: They will make all the stones of the altars like crushed limestone, and the Asherah poles and the incense altars will no longer stand.
But truly, as I live, all the earth will be filled with the glory of the Lord.
Then observers will say, "Yes indeed, the godly are rewarded! Yes indeed, there is a God who judges in the earth!"
and all people will fear. They will proclaim what God has done, and reflect on his deeds.
Then they will know that you alone are the Lord, the sovereign king over all the earth.
Then I will return again to my lair until they have suffered their punishment. Then they will seek me; in their distress they will earnestly seek me.
Just then a major earthquake took place and a tenth of the city collapsed; seven thousand people were killed in the earthquake, and the rest were terrified and gave glory to the God of heaven.
Lord, in the morning you will hear me; in the morning I will present my case to you and then wait expectantly for an answer.