Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Confess your faults one to another, and pray one for another, that ye may be healed. The effectual fervent prayer of a righteous man availeth much.

General references

Bible References


Matthew 3:6
and they were baptized by him in the Jordan River, in acknowledgment of their sins.
Matthew 18:15
"But if your brother wrongs you go to him and show him his fault while you are alone with him. If he listens to you, you have won back your brother.
Luke 7:3
When the captain heard about Jesus, he sent some Jewish elders to him, to ask him to come and save his slave's life.
Acts 19:18
Many who became believers would come and openly confess their former practices.

The effectual

Matthew 7:7
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.
Matthew 21:22
And everything that you pray for with faith, you will obtain."
Luke 11:11
Which of you fathers, if his son asks him for a fish will give him a snake instead?
Luke 18:1
He gave them an illustration to show that they must always pray and not give up,
John 9:31
We know that God does not listen to sinful people, but if a man is devout and obeys God, God will listen to him.
Acts 4:24
When they heard it, with one impulse they all raised their voices to God and said, "Master, it was you who made heaven, earth, and sea, and everything that is in them,
Acts 12:5
So Peter was kept in the jail, but the church was praying earnestly to God for him.
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.

A righteous

Romans 3:10
As the Scripture says, "There is not a single man who is upright,
Romans 5:19
For just as that one man's disobedience made the mass of mankind sinners, so this one's obedience will make the mass of them upright.
Hebrews 11:4
Faith made Abel's sacrifice greater in the sight of God than Cain's; through faith he gained God's approval as an upright man, for God himself approved his offering, and through faith even when he was dead he still spoke.

General references

Matthew 21:22
And everything that you pray for with faith, you will obtain."