Importunity, Towards God
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My God, my God, why have You forsaken me? Far from my deliverance are the words of my groaning.
"Ask, and it will be given to you; seek, and you will find; knock, and it will be opened to you.
"So I say to you, ask, and it will be given to you; seek, and you will find; knock, and it will be opened to you.
saying, "In a certain city there was a judge who did not fear God and did not respect man.
With all prayer and petition pray at all times in the Spirit, and with this in view, be on the alert with all perseverance and petition for all the saints,
For God, whom I serve in my spirit in the preaching of the gospel of His Son, is my witness as to how unceasingly I make mention of you,
Epaphras, who is one of your number, a bondslave of Jesus Christ, sends you his greetings, always laboring earnestly for you in his prayers, that you may stand perfect and fully assured in all the will of God.
We give thanks to God always for all of you, making mention of you in our prayers;
I thank God, whom I serve with a clear conscience the way my forefathers did, as I constantly remember you in my prayers night and day,
Out of the depths I have cried to You, O LORD.
Give ear to my prayer, O God; And do not hide Yourself from my supplication.
Hear my cry, O God; Give heed to my prayer.