And the Angel of the Lord continued, See now, you are with child and shall bear a son, and shall call his name Ishmael [God hears], because the Lord has heard and paid attention to your affliction.
And Hagar bore Abram a son, and Abram called the name of his son whom Hagar bore Ishmael.
O You Who hear prayer, to You shall all flesh come.
1 Kings 9:3
The Lord told him, I have heard your prayer and supplication which you have made before Me; I have hallowed this house which you have built, and I have put My Name [and My Presence] there forever. My eyes and My heart shall be there perpetually.
Then you will call upon Me, and you will come and pray to Me, and I will hear and heed you.
If you afflict them in any way and they cry at all to Me, I will surely hear their cry;
For that is his only covering, his clothing for his body. In what shall he sleep? When he cries to Me, I will hear, for I am gracious and merciful.
For the Lord hears the poor and needy and despises not His prisoners (His miserable and wounded ones).
The Lord is far from the wicked, but He hears the prayer of the [consistently] righteous (the upright, in right standing with Him).
We know that God does not listen to sinners; but if anyone is God-fearing and a worshiper of Him and does His will, He listens to him.
But know that the Lord has set apart for Himself [and given distinction to] him who is godly [the man of loving-kindness]. The Lord listens and heeds when I call to Him.
The eyes of the Lord are toward the [uncompromisingly] righteous and His ears are open to their cry.
He will fulfill the desires of those who reverently and worshipfully fear Him; He also will hear their cry and will save them.
1 Peter 3:12
For the eyes of the Lord are upon the righteous (those who are upright and in right standing with God), and His ears are attentive to their prayer. But the face of the Lord is against those who practice evil [to oppose them, to frustrate, and defeat them].
When the righteous cry for help, the Lord hears, and delivers them out of all their distress and troubles.
And it shall be that before they call I will answer; and while they are yet speaking I will hear.
O Lord, You have heard the desire and the longing of the humble and oppressed; You will prepare and strengthen and direct their hearts, You will cause Your ear to hear,
But as for me, I will look to the Lord and confident in Him I will keep watch; I will wait with hope and expectancy for the God of my salvation; my God will hear me.
Yes, I know You always hear and listen to Me, but I have said this on account of and for the benefit of the people standing around, so that they may believe that You did send Me [that You have made Me Your Messenger].
I will cry to God with my voice, even to God with my voice, and He will give ear and hearken to me.
In the morning You hear my voice, O Lord; in the morning I prepare [a prayer, a sacrifice] for You and watch and wait [for You to speak to my heart].
I love the Lord, because He has heard [and now hears] my voice and my supplications.
He Who planted the ear, shall He not hear? He Who formed the eye, shall He not see?
Then said the Lord to me, You have seen well, for I am alert and active, watching over My word to perform it.
If I sin, then You observe me, and You will not acquit me from my iniquity and guilt.