Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
In my distress I called upon the LORD, and cried unto my God: he heard my voice out of his temple, and my cry came before him, even into his ears.
I called to the Lord, who is worthy of praise, and I was delivered from my enemies.
Pray to me when you are in trouble! I will deliver you, and you will honor me!"
A song of ascents. From the deep water I cry out to you, O Lord.
He said, "Abba, Father, all things are possible for you. Take this cup away from me. Yet not what I will, but what you will."
So Peter was kept in prison, but those in the church were earnestly praying to God for him.
But as for me, because of your great faithfulness I will enter your house; I will bow down toward your holy temple as I worship you.
The Lord is in his holy temple; the Lord's throne is in heaven. His eyes watch; his eyes examine all people.
I have asked the Lord for one thing -- this is what I desire! I want to live in the Lord's house all the days of my life, so I can gaze at the splendor of the Lord and contemplate in his temple.
2 Samuel 22:7
In my distress I called to the Lord; I called to my God. From his heavenly temple he heard my voice; he listened to my cry for help.
But the Lord is in his majestic palace. The whole earth is speechless in his presence!"
Then the temple of God in heaven was opened and the ark of his covenant was visible within his temple. And there were flashes of lightning, roaring, crashes of thunder, an earthquake, and a great hailstorm.
During that long period of time the king of Egypt died, and the Israelites groaned because of the slave labor. They cried out, and their desperate cry because of their slave labor went up to God.
1 Kings 8:27
"God does not really live on the earth! Look, if the sky and the highest heaven cannot contain you, how much less this temple I have built!
2 Chronicles 30:27
The priests and Levites got up and pronounced blessings on the people. The Lord responded favorably to them as their prayers reached his holy dwelling place in heaven.