Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Ye ask, and receive not, because ye ask amiss, that ye may consume it upon your lusts.
And let him ask in faith, being at variance in nothing. For he being at variance is like the surge of the sea being moved by the wind and put in motion.
For what the hope of the profane one if he shall plunder? for God shall draw out his soul.
Then they will cry, and he will not answer from the face of the pride of the evil.
They will cry and none saving: to Jehovah, and he answered them not
If I saw vanity in my heart, Jehovah will not hear.
Then they shall call upon me, and I will not answer; they shall seek me, and shall not find me;
The sacrifice of the unjust an abomination of Jehovah: and the prayer of the upright his acceptance.
He stopping his ear from the cry of the poor one also himself shall call and shall not be answered.
And in the spreading forth of your hands I will hide mine eyes from you.; also when ye shall multiply prayer I hear not: your hands were full of blood.
For this, thus said Jehovah, Behold me bringing evil to them which they shall not be able to go forth from it; and they cried to me and I will not hear to them.
When they shall fast I hear not their outcry; and when they shall bring up a burnt-offering and gift, I accept them not; for with the sword and by famine and by death I consume them.
Then shall they cry to Jehovah and he will not answer them, and he will hide his face from them in that time, as their doings were evil.
And it will be as he called and they heard not; so they shall call, and I will not hear, said Jehovah of armies:
And Jesus having answered, said, Ye know not what ye ask: can ye drink the cup which I am about to drink, and be immersed with the immersion which I am immersed? They say to him, We can.
And Jesus said to them, Ye know not what ye ask: can ye drink the cup which I drink? and the immersion with which I am immersed to be immersed
1 John 3:22
And whatever we ask, we receive of him, for we keep his commands, and do things pleasing before him.
1 John 5:14
And this is the freedom of speech which we have toward him, that, if we ask anything according to his will, he hears us:
And not many days after, having gathered all things, the younger son went abroad into a far-off country, and there disposed his property, living in a profligate manner.
And he said to his disciples, A certain man was rich, who had a steward; and he was slandered to him as dispersing his goods.
Whence wars and fights among you? are they not hence, out of your sensual pleasures making war in your members
For every one asking, receives; and he seeking, finds; and to him knocking, it shall be opened. .
And if ye bite and devour one another, see ye that ye be not laid waste by one another.
For let not that man think that he shall receive any thing of the Lord.