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.

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Bible References


Matthew 3:6
and they were being immersed by him in the river Jordan, confessing their sins.
Matthew 18:15
"And, if your brother sin against you, go show him his fault between you and him alone. If he hear you, you gained your brother;
Luke 7:3
And, having heard about Jesus, he sent to Him elders of the Jews, asking Him, that, having come, He would thoroughly save his servant.
Acts 19:18
Many also of those who had believed were coming, confessing, and declaring their practices.

The effectual

Matthew 7:7
"Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be opened to you;
Matthew 21:22
And all things whatsoever ye ask in prayer, believing, ye shall receive."
Luke 11:11
And of which of you that is a father shall his son ask bread, and he give him a stone? or a fish, and he, instead of a fish, give him a serpent?
Luke 18:1
And He spake a parable to them, to the end that they ought always to pray, and not to faint;
John 9:31
We know that God heareth not sinners; but, if any one is a worshiper of God, and does His will, him He heareth.
Acts 4:24
And they, having heard it, lifted up their voice to God with one accord, and said, "Lord, Thou Who didst make the heaven and the earth and the sea, and all things in them;
Acts 12:5
Peter, therefore, was kept in the prison; but prayer was being earnestly made by the assembly to God in his behalf.
1 John 3:22
and whatsoever we ask we receive from Him, because we keep His commandments, and do the things that are pleasing before Him.

A righteous

Romans 3:10
as it has been written, "There is none righteous, no not one;
Romans 5:19
For as, through the disobedience of the one man, the many were constituted sinners; so also through the obedience of the One, shall the many be constituted righteous.
Hebrews 11:4
By faith Abel offered to God a more excellent sacrifice than Cain, through which he received witness that he was righteous, God testifying of his gifts; and through it he, being dead, is still speaking.

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Matthew 21:22
And all things whatsoever ye ask in prayer, believing, ye shall receive."