Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
If any of you lack wisdom, let him ask of God, that giveth to all men liberally, and upbraideth not; and it shall be given him.
2 Corinthians 2:16
to the one, a deathly, deadly odor, to the other a vital, life-giving one. Who is qualified for this task? I am!
Every good gift and every perfect present is from heaven, and comes down from the Father of the heavenly lights, about whom there is no variation of changing shadow.
The wisdom that is from above is first of all pure, then peaceable, considerate, willing to yield, full of compassion and good deeds, whole-hearted, straightforward.
So confess your sins to one another and pray for one another, so that you may be cured. An upright man can do a great deal by prayer when he tries.
Ask, and what you ask will be given you. Search, and you will find what you search for. Knock, and the door will open to you.
So I tell you, ask, and what you ask will be given you. Search, and you will find what you search for. Knock, and the door will open to you.
Jesus answered, "If you knew what God has to give, and who it is that said to you, 'Give me a drink,' you would have asked him, and he would have given you living water."
Anything you ask for as followers of mine I will grant, so that the Father may be honored through the Son.
If you remain united to me and my words remain in your hearts, ask for whatever you please and you shall have it.
When that time comes, you will not ask me any questions; I tell you, whatever you ask the Father for, he will give you as my followers.
1 John 3:22
and we obtain from him whatever we ask for, because we are obeying his commands and doing the things that please him.
1 John 5:14
And we have confidence in him, that if we ask him for anything that is in accordance with his will, he will listen to us.
Then he began to reproach the towns in which his numerous wonders had been done, because they did not repent.
Still later he appeared to the Eleven themselves when they were at table, and reproached them for their obstinacy and want of faith, because they had not believed those who had seen him after he had been raised from the dead.
And he got up and went to his father. But while he was still a long way off, his father saw him, and pitied him, and ran and fell on his neck, and kissed him.