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
When he makes requirement for blood, he remembers them; he does not forget the cry of the humble.
In the same manner delight thyself in the LORD, and he shall give thee the desires of thy heart.
Resh He will fulfil the desire of those that fear him; he also will hear their cry and will save them.
The fear of the wicked, it shall come upon him, but God shall grant the desire of the righteous.
2 Chronicles 33:12
And when he was in affliction, he besought the LORD his God and humbled himself greatly before the God of his fathers,
2 Chronicles 34:27
and thy heart became tender, and thou didst humble thyself before God, hearing his words against this place and against its inhabitants and didst humble thyself before me and didst rend thy clothes, and weep before me, I also have heard thee, saith the LORD.
The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination to the LORD, but the prayer of the upright is his delight.
Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of the heavens.
And the publican, standing afar off, would not lift up so much as his eyes unto heaven, but smote upon his breast, saying, God, reconcile me, a sinner.
But he gives greater grace. Therefore he says, God resists the proud, but gives grace unto the humble.
1 Peter 5:5
Likewise, young people, be subject to the elders in such a manner that you are all subject to one another. Be clothed with humility of will, for God resists the proud and gives grace to the humble.
Thou wilt prepare
Mem He shall not be afraid of evil rumours; Nun his heart is fixed, trusting in the LORD.
1 Chronicles 29:18
O LORD God of Abraham, Isaac, and of Israel, our fathers, keep for ever this purpose in the thoughts of the heart of thy people and prepare their heart unto thee.
2 Chronicles 29:36
And Hezekiah rejoiced, and all the people, that God had prepared the people, for the thing was done suddenly.
2 Chronicles 30:12
Also in Judah the hand of God was to give them one heart to do the commandment of the king and of the princes, according to the word of the LORD.
Of man are the preparations of the heart, but the answer of the tongue is from the LORD.
And likewise also the Spirit helps our weakness; for we know not how to pray as we ought, but the Spirit itself makes entreaty for us with groanings which cannot be uttered.
For through him we both have access by one Spirit unto the Father.
In whom we have security and access with confidence by the faith of him.
Do not err, my beloved brethren.
He shall have regarded the prayer of those who are alone and destitute and 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 when they heard that, they lifted up their voice to God with one accord and said, Lord, thou art the God, who hast made the heaven and the earth and the sea and all that is in them,
Peter therefore was kept in the prison, and the congregation made prayer without unto God for him.
1 Peter 3:12
For the eyes of the Lord are over the righteous, and his ears are open unto their prayers; but the face of the Lord is against those that do evil.
And he said unto him, Oh let not the Lord now be angry if I shall speak; peradventure there shall thirty be found there. And he said, I will not do it if I find thirty there.
Then ye shall call upon me, and ye shall walk in my ways and pray unto me, and I will hearken unto you.