But if any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask of God, who gives to all generously and without reproach, and it will be given to him.
For if you cry for discernment, Lift your voice for understanding;
"If you abide in Me, and My words abide in you, ask whatever you wish, and it will be done for you.
"Now, O LORD my God, You have made Your servant king in place of my father David, yet I am but a little child; I do not know how to go out or come in.
"Give me now wisdom and knowledge, that I may go out and come in before this people, for who can rule this great people of Yours?"
"I have filled him with the Spirit of God in wisdom, in understanding, in knowledge, and in all kinds of craftsmanship,
Trust in the LORD with all your heart And do not lean on your own understanding.
"Only the LORD give you discretion and understanding, and give you charge over Israel, so that you may keep the law of the LORD your God.
"But where can wisdom be found? And where is the place of understanding?
"And behold, I Myself have appointed with him Oholiab, the son of Ahisamach, of the tribe of Dan; and in the hearts of all who are skillful I have put skill, that they may make all that I have commanded you:
"Now Bezalel and Oholiab, and every skillful person in whom the LORD has put skill and understanding to know how to perform all the work in the construction of the sanctuary, shall perform in accordance with all that the LORD has commanded."
"Whoever is naive, let him turn in here!" To him who lacks understanding she says,
Seek the LORD while He may be found; Call upon Him while He is near.
Then I said, "Alas, Lord GOD! Behold, I do not know how to speak, Because I am a youth."
'Then you will call upon Me and come and pray to Me, and I will listen to you.
"Ask, and it will be given to you; seek, and you will find; knock, and it will be opened to you.
Jesus answered and said to her, "If you knew the gift of God, and who it is who says to you, 'Give Me a drink,' you would have asked Him, and He would have given you living water."
"Whatever you ask in My name, that will I do, so that the Father may be glorified in the Son.
and whatever we ask we receive from Him, because we keep His commandments and do the things that are pleasing in His sight.
This is the confidence which we have before Him, that, if we ask anything according to His will, He hears us.
so that they might request compassion from the God of heaven concerning this mystery, so that Daniel and his friends would not be destroyed with the rest of the wise men of Babylon.
Then He began to denounce the cities in which most of His miracles were done, because they did not repent.
"So I say to you, ask, and it will be given to you; seek, and you will find; knock, and it will be opened to you.
"So he got up and came to his father. But while he was still a long way off, his father saw him and felt compassion for him, and ran and embraced him and kissed him.
"In that day you will not question Me about anything Truly, truly, I say to you, if you ask the Father for anything in My name, He will give it to you.
to the one an aroma from death to death, to the other an aroma from life to life And who is adequate for these things?
Every good thing given and every perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of lights, with whom there is no variation or shifting shadow.
But the wisdom from above is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, reasonable, full of mercy and good fruits, unwavering, without hypocrisy.
Therefore, confess your sins to one another, and pray for one another so that you may be healed The effective prayer of a righteous man can accomplish much.
Afterward He appeared to the eleven themselves as they were reclining at the table; and He reproached them for their unbelief and hardness of heart, because they had not believed those who had seen Him after He had risen.