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O Lord, I beseech thee, let now thine ear be attentive to the prayer of thy servant, and to the prayer of thy servants, who desire to fear thy name: and prosper, I pray thee, thy servant this day, and grant him mercy in the sight of this man. For I was the king's cupbearer.

Bible References

Let now

Nehemiah 1:6
Let thine ear now be attentive, and thine eyes open, that thou may hearken to the prayer of thy servant, which I pray before thee at this time, day and night, for the sons of Israel thy servants while I confess the sins of the sons
Psalm 86:6
Give ear, O LORD, to my prayer, and hearken to the voice of my supplications.
Psalm 130:2
LORD, hear my voice. Let thine ears be attentive to the voice of my supplications.

Who desire

Proverbs 1:29
because they hated knowledge, and did not choose the fear of LORD.
Isaiah 26:8
Yea, in the way of thy judgments, O LORD, we have waited for thee, to thy name. Even to thy memorial, is the desire of our soul.
Hebrews 13:18
Pray about us, for we trust that we have a good conscience, desiring to behave well in all things.


Nehemiah 2:8
and a letter to Asaph the keeper of the king's forest, that he may give me timber to make beams for the gates of the castle which appertains to the house, and for the wall of the city, and for the house that I shall enter into. And
Genesis 32:11
Deliver me, I pray thee, from the hand of my brother, from the hand of Esau. For I fear him, lest he comes and smites me, the mother with the sons.
Genesis 43:14
And God Almighty give you mercy before the man, that he may release to you your other brother and Benjamin. And if I be bereaved of my sons, I am bereaved.
Ezra 1:1
Now in the first year of Cyrus king of Persia, that the word of LORD by the mouth of Jeremiah might be accomplished, LORD stirred up the spirit of Cyrus king of Persia, so that he made a proclamation throughout all his kingdom, and
Ezra 7:6
this Ezra went up from Babylon. And he was a skilled scribe in the law of Moses, which LORD, the God of Israel, had given. And the king granted him all his request, according to the hand of LORD his God upon him.
Proverbs 21:1
The king's heart is in the hand of LORD as the watercourses. He turns it wherever he will.

For i was

Nehemiah 2:1
Now I was cupbearer to the king. And it came to pass in the month Nisan, in the twentieth year of Artaxerxes the king, when wine was before him, that I took up the wine, and gave it to the king. Now I had not [formerly] been sad in
Genesis 40:2
And Pharaoh was angry against his two officers, against the chief of the butlers, and against the chief of the bakers.
Genesis 41:9
Then the chief butler spoke to Pharaoh, saying, I do remember my faults this day.

General references

Exodus 3:21
And I will give this people favor in the sight of the Egyptians. And it shall come to pass, that, when ye go, ye shall not go empty.
Jeremiah 42:12
And I will grant you mercy, that he may have mercy upon you, and cause you to return to your own land.
Daniel 1:9
Now God made Daniel find kindness and compassion in the sight of the ruler of the eunuchs.