Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
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.
And we the able ought to bear the weaknesses of the unable and not please ourselves.
2 Corinthians 12:5
Of such a one will I boast: and of myself I will not boast, except in my weakness.
For we have not a chief priest unable to suffer with our weaknesses; but tried in all things as a resemblance, without sin.
Being able to moderate the passions to the ignorant, and deceived; since he also is surrounded with weakness.
And Jesus having answered, said, Ye know not what ye ask: can ye drink the cup which I am about to drink, and be immersed with the immersion which I am immersed? They say to him, We can.
And it was in his being in a certain place praying, when he ceased, a certain of his disciples said to him Lord, teach us to pray, as John also -taught his disciples.
Ye ask, and receive not, because ye ask wickedly that ye might expend upon your sensual pleasures.
For ye have not received the Spirit of servitude again for fear; but have received the Spirit of adoption as a son, in which we cry, Abba, Father.
Thou heardest the desire of the poor, O Jehovah: thou wilt prepare their heart, thou wilt cause thine ear to attend.
And I poured out upon the house of David and upon the inhabitants of Jerusalem the spirit of grace and supplications: and they looked to me whom they pierced, and they mourned for him as mourning for the only begotten, and being embittered for him as being embittered for the first-born.
For ye yourselves are not speaking, but the spirit of your father speaking in you.
And because ye are sons, God sent forth the Spirit of his Son into your hearts, crying, Abba, Father.
For by him we both have access in one Spirit to the Father.
By all prayer and supplication praying in all time in Spirit, and for this same watching vigilantly in all perseverance and supplication for the holy:
And ye, dearly beloved, building up yourselves in your most holy faith, praying in the Holy Spirit,
I an oppressed man: who shall save me from the body of this death?
My soul trembled exceedingly: and thou, O Jehovah, how long?
To the overseer instructing for the sons of Borah. As the stag will long for the channels of waters, thus will my soul long for thee, O God.
To the overseer upon the stringed instrument, instruction to David. Give ear O God, to my prayer; thou wilt not hide thyself from my supplication.
I was wearied in my calling, my throat was dried up: mine eyes failed waiting for my God.
To the overseer for Jeduthun: to Asaph a chanting. My voice to God, and I will cry with my voice to God, and he gave ear to me.
A song of chanting to the sons of Korah to the overseer upon the lute, for affliction of instruction, for Heman the Ezrabite. O Jehovah, God of my salvation, the day have I cried in the night before thee.
From the voice of my groaning my bone did cleave to my flesh.
My soul failed for thy, salvation: I hoped for thy word.
And my spirit will languish upon me, and my heart will be desolate within me.
And being in a violent struggle, he prayed more intently: and his sweat was as clots of blood coming down upon the earth.
2 Corinthians 5:2
For also in this we groan, longing to have our dwelling from heaven put on:
2 Corinthians 12:8
For this thrice besought I the Lord, that it remove away from me.
And the priest burnt its memorial from its crushing and from its oil, upon all its frankincense: a sacrifice to Jehovah.