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fell on his face, and God talked with him, saying,
I fell down before the Lord, as at the first, forty days and nights; I neither ate bread nor drank water, because of all your sin which you had committed in doing what was evil in the sight of the Lord to provoke Him to anger.
1 Chronicles 21:15
And God sent an angel to Jerusalem to destroy it; but as he was about to destroy it, the Lord saw and
was sorry over the calamity, and said to the destroying angel, “It is enough; now relax your hand.” And the angel of the Lord was standing by the threshing floor of Ornan the Jebusite.
2 Chronicles 7:3
All the sons of Israel, seeing the fire come down and the glory of the Lord upon the house, bowed down on the pavement with their faces to the ground, and they worshiped and gave praise to the Lord, saying, “
Truly He is good, truly His lovingkindness is everlasting.”
And He went a little beyond them, and fell on His face and prayed, saying,
“My Father, if it is possible, let this cup pass from Me; yet not as I will, but as You will.”
Now one of them, when he saw that he had been healed, turned back,
glorifying God with a loud voice,
When Peter entered, Cornelius met him, and fell at his feet and
In the days of His flesh, He offered up both prayers and supplications with loud crying and tears to the One able to save Him from death, and He was heard because of His piety.
twenty-four elders will fall down before Him who sits on the throne, and will worship Him who lives forever and ever, and will cast their crowns before the throne, saying,
four living creatures kept saying, “ Amen.” And the elders fell down and worshiped.