Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And the multitude rebuked them, because they should hold their peace: but they cried the more, saying, Have mercy on us, O Lord, thou Son of David.
But He answered her not a word. And His disciples, coming near, were beseeching Him, saying, "Send her away; for she is crying after us!"
Then were brought to Him little children, that He might put His hands on them and pray; and the disciples rebuked them.
But they cried
"Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be opened to you;
I say to you, even if he will not, rising up, give to him because of his being his friend; yet, because of his importunity, he, rousing himself, will give him as many as he needs.
And He spake a parable to them, to the end that they ought always to pray, and not to faint;
Persevere in prayer, watching therein with thanksgiving;
1 Thessalonians 5:17
pray without ceasing.
And Jesus, standing still, commanded that he be brought to Him; and, when he drew near, He asked him,