Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The LORD is nigh unto all them that call upon him, to all that call upon him in truth.
Near is Yahweh, to the broken in heart, And, the crushed in spirit, will he save.
God - for us, is a refuge and strength, A help in distresses, soon found.
For what great nation is there which hath gods nigh unto it, - like Yahweh our God, whensoever we have cried out unto him.
1 Kings 18:27
And it came to pass, at noon, that Elijah mocked them, and said - Cry with a loud voice, for, a god, he is, either he hath, a meditation, or an occasion to retire, or he hath, a journey, - peradventure, he, sleepeth, and must be awaked.
Then, shalt thou Call, and Yahweh, will answer, Cry out, and he will say, Behold me! If thou remove, out of thy midst the yoke, The pointing of the finger, and The speaking of iniquity;
Jesus answered, and said unto him - If any man be loving me, my word, he will keep, and, my Father, will love him, - and, unto him, will we come, and, an abode with him, will we make.
Draw near unto God, and he will draw near unto you. Cleanse hands, sinners! Chasten hearts, double souls!
Hear, O Yahweh, the right, Attend to my loud cry, Give ear unto my prayer, on lips that would not deceive:
How happy they who observe his testimonies, with a whole heart, they seek him.
The sacrifice of lawless men, is an abomination to Yahweh, but, the prayer of the upright, is his delight.
Even when ye spread forth your open palms, I hide mine eyes from you; Yea, though ye multiply prayers, I am not hearkening, - Your hands, with deeds of blood, are filled.
So shall ye call upon me, - And go and pray unto me, - And I will hearken unto you;
Neither made they outcry unto me, in their heart, although they kept on howling upon their beds, over corn and new wine, they gathered themselves together, they rebelled against me.
And, when ye may be praying, ye shall not be as the hypocrites, because they love, in the synagogues, and at the corners of the broad ways, to take their stand and pray, that they may shine before men; Verily, I say unto you, they are getting back their reward.
But alas for you, Scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites; because ye are locking up the kingdom of the heavens before men, - for, ye, are not entering, neither, them who are entering, suffer ye to enter.
God is, spirit; and, they that worship him, in spirit and truth, must needs worship.
1 John 3:20
Because, if our own heart condemn us, greater, is God, than our heart, and perceiveth all things.