Seek ye Jehovah in his being found, and call him in his being near.
For this all the godly shall pray to thee for the time of finding: only for the inundation of many waters they shall not draw near to him.
I spake not in secret in a dark place of the earth: I said not to the seed of Jacob, Seek ye me in vain: I Jehovah speak justice, announcing straightnesses.
Seek ye Jehovah and live, lest he shall break through the house of Joseph as fire, and devour, and none quenching to the house of God.
And working together, we also beseech, lest also ye receive the grace of God in vain.
How shall we escape, having neglected such great salvation; which at the beginning taken to be spoken by the Lord, by them having heard was made firm to us;
For what great nation to whom God being near to it as Jehovah our God in all our calling to him?
But good words were found with thee, for thou didst burn the images from the land, and didst prepare heart to seek God.
If thou shalt seek to God, if thou shalt make supplication to him;
Jehovah looked down from the heavens upon the sons of men, to see is there he understanding, seeking God.
My heart said to thee, Seek .ye my face; thy face, O Jehovah, I will seek.
And thou, O Solomon my son, know thou the God of thy father, and serve him with a whole heart and with a willing soul: for Jehovah searched all hearts, and he understands every formation of the thoughts: if thou shalt seek him he will be found to thee, and if thou wilt forsake him, he will cast thee off forever.
:To the overseer, Thou wilt not destroy: chanting to Asaph a song. We confessed to thee, O God, we confessed: and thy name is near, thy wonders recounted.
For he is our God, and we the people of his feeding and the sheep of his hand. This day if ye will, hear to his voice.
And he will lift up the horn to his people, praise to all his godly ones; to the sons of Israel a people drawing near to him. Praise ye Jah.
Cry out and shout for joy thou inhabitress of Zion, for great in the midst of thee the Holy One of Isarel.
I brought near my justice; it shall not be far off, and my salvation shall not delay: and I gave salvation in Zion for Israel my beauty.
Thus said Jehovah, In a time of acceptance I answered thee, and in the day of salvation I helped thee: and I will guard thee, and I will give thee for a covenant of the people to cause the earth to stand, to cause to inherit the inheritance of desolations,
And it was before they shall call, I will answer; they yet speaking, and I will hear.
And ye called me, and went and prayed to me, and I heard to you.
And he said to me, Son of man, west thou what they are doing, the great abominations which the house of Israel are doing here, to go far off from my holy place? And thou shalt yet turn back, thou shalt see great abominations.
Be kindly disposed to thy opponent quickly, while thou art in the way with him, lest thy opponent should deliver thee to the judge, and the judge should deliver thee to the assistant, and thou be cast into prison.
Ask, and it shall be given you. Seek, and ye shall find. Knock, and it shall be opened to you.
And afterwards came also the rest of the virgins, saying, Lord, Lord, open to us.
From the time when the master of the house should rise up, and shut the door, and ye begin to stand without, and knock at the door, saying, Lord, Lord, open to us: and having answered, he will say to you, I know not whence ye are:
Then said Jesus to them, Yet a little time am I with you, and I retire to him having sent me.
Then said Jesus again to them, I retire, and ye shall seek me, and shall die in your sins: where I retire, ye cannot come.
Then said Jesus to them, Yet a little time the light is with you. Walk while ye have light, lest darkness overtake you: and he walking in darkness knows not where he retires.
But beseech one another according to each day, as far as the day is called; lest any of you be hardened by deceit of sin.