Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And when thou prayest, thou shalt not be as the hypocrites are: for they love to pray standing in the synagogues and in the corners of the streets, that they may be seen of men. Verily I say unto you, They have their reward.
Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be opened unto you;
pray ye therefore the Lord of the harvest, that he will send forth labourers into his harvest.
And all things, whatever ye shall ask in prayer, believing, ye shall receive.
Hearken unto the voice of my cry, my King, and my God, for unto thee will I pray.
Evening and morning and at noon I will pray and cry aloud, and he shall hear my voice.
The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination to the LORD, but the prayer of the upright is his delight.
Seek the LORD while he may be found; call upon him while he is near:
Then ye shall call upon me, and ye shall walk in my ways and pray unto me, and I will hearken unto you.
Now when Daniel knew that the writing was signed, he entered into his house; and with the windows open toward Jerusalem in his dining chamber, he knelt three times a day and prayed and gave thanks before his God as he was used to doing before.
and I prayed unto the LORD my God and made my confession and said, Now O Lord, thou great God who is worthy to be feared, who keeps the covenant and the mercy with those that love thee and keep thy commandments;
And he spoke a parable unto them to this end, that it behooves us always to pray and not faint,
Until now ye have asked nothing in my name; ask, and ye shall receive, that your joy may be fulfilled.
praying always with all prayer and supplication in the Spirit and watching in this with all perseverance and supplication for all the saints
Persevere in prayer and watch in the same with thanksgiving,
1 Thessalonians 5:17
Pray without ceasing.
and the prayer of faith shall cause the one who is sick to be saved, and the Lord shall raise him up; and if he has committed sins, he shall be forgiven them.
Thou shalt not
Therefore, when thou doest thine alms, do not sound a trumpet before thee, as the hypocrites do in the synagogues and in the streets that they may have glory of men. Verily I say unto you, They already have their reward.
Woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye devour widows' houses and for a pretence make long prayer; therefore, ye shall receive the greater judgment.
For what is the hope of the hypocrite, though he has stolen much, when God takes away his soul?
And when ye spread forth your hands, I will hide my eyes from you; likewise, when ye make many prayers, I will not hear; your hands are full of blood.
Two men went up into the temple to pray, the one a Pharisee, and the other a publican.
who devour the houses of the widows and for a pretext make long prayers: the same shall receive greater damnation.