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Likewise the Spirit also helpeth our infirmities: for we know not what we should pray for as we ought: but the Spirit itself maketh intercession for us with groanings which cannot be uttered.
We then that are stronger ought to bear the infirmities of the weak, and not please ourselves.
2 Corinthians 12:5
Of such a one I will glory, yet of myself I will not glory, except in my weaknesses.
For we do not have a high priest who cannot sympathize with our weaknesses, but was in all points tempted like as we are, yet without sin.
who can have compassion on the ignorant and on those that are in error; for he himself is also compassed with weakness.
But Jesus answered and said, Ye know not what ye ask. Are ye able to drink of the cup that I shall drink of and to be baptized with the baptism that I am baptized with? They say unto him, We are able.
And it came to pass that as he was praying in a certain place, when he ceased, one of his disciples said unto him, Lord, teach us to pray as John also taught his disciples.
Ye ask and receive not because ye ask amiss, that ye may consume it upon your pleasures.
For ye have not received the spirit of slavery to be in fear again, but ye have received the Spirit of adoption of sons, whereby we cry, Abba, Father.
LORD, thou hast heard the desire of the humble: thou wilt prepare their heart; thou wilt cause thine ear to hear:
And I will pour upon the house of David and upon the inhabitants of Jerusalem the Spirit of grace and of prayer, and they shall look upon me whom they have pierced, and they shall mourn over him as one mourns for his only son, afflicting themselves over him as one afflicts himself over his firstborn.
For it is not ye that speak, but the Spirit of your Father who speaks in you.
And because ye are sons, God has sent forth the Spirit of his Son into your hearts, crying, Abba, Father;
For through him we both have access by one Spirit unto the Father.
praying always with all prayer and supplication in the Spirit and watching in this with all perseverance and supplication for all the saints
But ye, beloved, building up yourselves upon your most holy faith, praying in the Holy Spirit,
O wretched man that I am! who shall deliver me from the body of this death?
My soul is also greatly troubled; but thou, O LORD, how long?
As the hart pants after the water brooks, so does my soul pant after thee, O God.
Give ear to my prayer, O God, and do not hide thyself from my supplication.
I am weary of my crying; my throat is dried; my eyes fail while I wait for my God.
I cried unto God with my voice, even unto God with my voice; and he gave ear unto me.
O LORD God of my saving health, I cry day and night before Thee;
By reason of the voice of my groaning, my bones cleave to my skin.
CAPH. My soul faints with desire for thy salvation as I await thy word.
Therefore my spirit has become overwhelmed within me; my heart within me has become desolate.
And being in agony, he prayed more earnestly; and his sweat was as it were great drops of blood falling down to the ground.
2 Corinthians 5:2
For in this we groan, earnestly desiring to be clothed upon with our house which is from heaven,
2 Corinthians 12:8
For this thing I besought the Lord three times that it might be taken from me.
And the priest shall incense the memorial of it, part of the beaten grain thereof, and part of the oil thereof, with all the frankincense thereof: this shall be an offering on fire unto the LORD.