Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
If thou wert pure and upright; surely now he would awake for thee, and make the habitation of thy righteousness prosperous.
So the Lord said to Satan, "Have you considered my servant Job? There is no one like him on the earth, a pure and upright man, one who fears God and turns away from evil."
Is not your piety your confidence, and your blameless ways your hope?
So they say to God, 'Turn away from us! We do not want to know your ways.
although there is no violence in my hands and my prayer is pure.
I hate the mob of evil men, and do not associate with the wicked.
The Lord abhors the sacrifices of the wicked, but the prayer of the upright pleases him.
When you spread out your hands in prayer, I look the other way; when you offer your many prayers, I do not listen, because your hands are covered with blood.
1 Timothy 2:8
So I want the men to pray in every place, lifting up holy hands without anger or dispute.
1 John 3:19
And by this we will know that we are of the truth and will convince our conscience in his presence,
Rouse yourself! Why do you sleep, O Lord? Wake up! Do not reject us forever!
Though I have done nothing wrong, they are anxious to attack. Spring into action and help me! Take notice of me!
Wake up! Wake up! Clothe yourself with strength, O arm of the Lord! Wake up as in former times, as in antiquity! Did you not smash the Proud One? Did you not wound the sea monster?