Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
LORD, thou hast heard the desire of the humble: thou wilt prepare their heart, thou wilt cause thine ear to hear:
Thou wilt prepare
For he who makes inquiry for blood remembers them. He does not forget the cry of the poor.
Delight thyself also in LORD, and he will give thee the desires of thy heart.
He will fulfill the desire of those who fear him. He also will hear their cry and will save them.
The fear of a wicked man shall come upon him. And the desire of the righteous shall be granted.
2 Chronicles 33:12
And when he was in distress, he besought LORD his God, and humbled himself greatly before the God of his fathers.
2 Chronicles 34:27
because thy heart was tender, and thou humbled thyself before God when thou heard his words against this place, and against the inhabitants of it, and have humbled thyself before me, and have torn thy clothes, and wept before me, I
The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination to LORD, but the prayer of the upright is his delight.
Blessed are the poor in spirit, because the kingdom of the heavens is theirs.
But the tax collector, having stood from afar, would not even lift his eyes to the sky, but beat upon his breast, saying, God, be thou merciful to me a sinful man.
But he gives greater grace. Therefore it says, God is opposed to the arrogant, but gives grace to the lowly.
1 Peter 5:5
Likewise younger men should be subordinate to the elder men. And all being subordinate to each other, clothe yourselves with humility, because God sets himself against the haughty, but gives grace to the lowly.
Thou wilt prepare
He shall not be afraid of evil tidings. His heart is fixed, trusting in LORD.
1 Chronicles 29:18
O LORD, the God of Abraham, of Isaac, and of Israel, our fathers, keep this forever in the imagination of the thoughts of the heart of thy people, and prepare their heart to thee.
2 Chronicles 29:36
And Hezekiah rejoiced, and all the people, because of that which God had prepared for the people; for the thing was done suddenly.
2 Chronicles 30:12
Also the hand of God came upon Judah to give them one heart, to do the commandment of the king and of the rulers by the word of LORD.
The plans of the heart belong to man, but the answer of the tongue is from LORD.
And likewise also the Spirit helps our weaknesses, for we know not what we would pray for as we ought, but the Spirit itself intercedes for us with inexpressible groanings.
because through him we both have the access in one Spirit to the Father.
in whom we have boldness and access in confidence through his faith.
Be not led astray, my beloved brothers.
He has regarded the prayer of the destitute, and has not despised their prayer.
And it shall come to pass that, before they call, I will answer, and while they are yet speaking, I will hear.
And those who heard lifted up a voice to God with one accord, and said, Thou Master, the God who made the heaven and the earth and the sea, and all things in them.
Indeed therefore Peter was kept in the prison, but fervent prayer was being made by the church to God for him.
1 Peter 3:12
Because the eyes of Lord are toward the righteous, and his ears to their supplication, but the face of Lord is against men who do evil things.