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And she was a widow of about fourscore and four years, which departed not from the temple, but served God with fastings and prayers night and day.

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Psalm 22:2
My God! I keep crying - By day, and thou dost not answer, and, By night, and there is no rest for me.
Acts 26:7
unto which hope , our twelve-tribed nation, with intensity, night and day, rendering divine service, is hoping to attain - concerning which hope, I am being accused by Jews, O King!
1 Timothy 5:5
But, she who is indeed a widow, and is left alone, hath turned her hope towards God, and is giving attendance unto the supplications and the prayers, night and day, -
Revelation 7:15
For this cause, are they before the throne of God, and are rendering divine service unto him, day and night, in his sanctuary; and he that sitteth upon the throne shall spread his tent over them;

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Numbers 30:9
But as for the vow of a widow, or of a woman divorced, whatsoever she hath bound on her soul, shall stand against her.