Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


But thou, when thou prayest, enter into thy closet, and when thou hast shut thy door, pray to thy Father which is in secret; and thy Father which seeth in secret shall reward thee openly.

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Matthew 14:23
And having dismissed the multitudes, he went up onto the mountain in private to pray. And having become evening, he was there alone.
Matthew 26:36
Then Jesus comes with them to a place called Gethsemane, and he says to his disciples, Sit ye here until, after going, I may pray there.
Genesis 32:24
And Jacob was left alone, and a man wrestled with him until the breaking of the day.
2 Kings 4:33
He went in therefore, and shut the door upon the two of them, and prayed to LORD.
Isaiah 26:20
Come, my people, enter thou into thy chambers, and shut thy doors around thee. Hide thyself for a little moment until the indignation be passed over.
John 1:48
Nathanael says to him, How do thou know me? Jesus answered and said to him, Before Philip called thee, being under the fig tree, I saw thee.
Acts 9:40
But Peter, having sent them all out, having knelt down, he prayed. And having turned to the body, he said, Tabitha, arise. And the woman opened her eyes. And when she saw Peter, she sat up.
Acts 10:9
Now on the morrow, while those men were traveling and approaching the city, Peter went up upon the housetop to pray, about the sixth hour.


Psalm 34:15
The eyes of LORD are toward the righteous, and his ears are [open] to their {prayer (LXX/NT)}.
Isaiah 65:24
And it shall come to pass that, before they call, I will answer, and while they are yet speaking, I will hear.
John 20:17
Jesus says to her, Do not touch me, for I have not yet ascended to my Father. But go to my brothers, and say to them, I ascend to my Father and your Father, and my God and your God.
Romans 8:5
For those who are according to flesh think about the things of the flesh, but those according to Spirit the things of the Spirit.
Ephesians 3:14
For this reason I bow my knees to the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ,

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Mark 6:46
And after sending them away, he departed onto the mountain to pray.