So he asked Pharaoh’s officers who were in custody with him in his master’s house, “Why do you look so sad today?”
Esther summoned Hathach, one of the king’s eunuchs assigned to her, and dispatched him to Mordecai to learn what he was doing and why.
While they were near Micah’s home, they recognized the speech of the young Levite. So they went over to him and asked, “Who brought you here? What are you doing in this place? What is keeping you here?”
So he assembled all the chief priests and scribes of the people and asked them where the Messiah would be born.
So they motioned to his father to find out what he wanted him to be called.
If anyone asks you, ‘Why are you untying it?’ say this: ‘The Lord needs it.’”
He asked them at what time he got better. “Yesterday at seven in the morning the fever left him,” they answered.
Pilate was surprised that He was already dead. Summoning the centurion, he asked him whether He had already died.
While Peter was deeply perplexed about what the vision he had seen might mean, the men who had been sent by Cornelius, having asked directions to Simon’s house, stood at the gate.
They called out, asking if Simon, who was also named Peter, was lodging there.
Then the commander took him by the hand, led him aside, and inquired privately, “What is it you have to report to me?”
be careful not to be ensnared by their ways after they have been destroyed before you. Do not inquire about their gods, asking, ‘How did these nations worship their gods? I’ll also do the same.’
Hanani, one of my brothers, arrived with men from Judah, and I questioned them about Jerusalem and the Jewish remnant that had survived the exile.
They will ask about Zion,
turning their faces to this road.
They will come and join themselves to the Lord
in an everlasting covenant that will never be forgotten.
When the men of the place asked about his wife, he said, “She is my sister,” for he was afraid to say “my wife,” thinking, “The men of the place will kill me on account of Rebekah, for she is a beautiful woman.”
They answered, “The man kept asking about us and our family: ‘Is your father still alive? Do you have another brother?’ And we answered him accordingly. How could we know that he would say, ‘Bring your brother here’?”
My lord asked his servants, ‘Do you have a father or a brother?’
When Pharaoh addresses you and asks, ‘What is your occupation?’