'Asked' in the Bible
And I asked her and said, Whose daughter art thou? And she said, The daughter of Bethuel, Nahor's son, whom Milcah bore unto him. Then I put the pendant over her nose and the bracelets upon her hands.
For she had asked the slave, What man is this that walks in the field to meet us? And the slave had said, This is my master; therefore she took a veil and covered herself.
And the men of that place asked him of his wife; and he said, She is my sister, for he feared to say, She is my wife, lest, said he, the men of the place should kill me for Rebekah because she was fair to look upon.
And Jacob asked him and said, Tell me, I pray thee, thy name. And he said, Why dost thou ask after my name? And he blessed him there.
And a certain man found him, and, behold, he was wandering in the field; and the man asked him, saying, What seekest thou?
Then he asked the men of that place, saying, Where is the cult prostitute of the waters by the way side? And they said, There was no cult prostitute in this place.
And he asked Pharaoh's officers that were with him in the prison of his lord's house, saying, Why look ye so sad today?
And they said, The man asked us expressly of our state and of our kindred, saying, Is your father yet alive? Have ye another brother? And we told him according to the tenor of these words. Could we certainly know that he would say, Bring your brother down?
And he asked them of their welfare and said, Is your father well, the old man of whom ye spoke? Is he yet alive?
My lord asked his slaves, saying, Have ye a father or a brother?
And the sons of Israel did according to the word of Moses; and they asked the Egyptians for vessels of silver, and vessels of gold, and clothing.
And Moses went out to meet his father-in-law and did obeisance and kissed him; and they asked each other of their peace; and they came into the tent.
According to the word of the LORD they gave him the city which he asked for, which was Timnathserah in mountain of Ephraim; and he rebuilt the city and dwelt therein.
Now after the death of Joshua, it came to pass that the sons of Israel asked the LORD, saying, Who shall go up for us against the Canaanites first to fight against them?
He asked water, and she gave him milk; she brought forth cream in a lordly dish.
And they said one to another, Who has done this thing? And when they enquired and asked, they said, Gideon, the son of Joash, has done this thing.
And they turned in there and came to the house of the young man, the Levite, even unto the house of Micah, and greeted him.
Then the sons of Israel arose and went up to the house of God and asked counsel of God and said, Which of us shall go up first to the battle against the sons of Benjamin? And the LORD said, Judah shall go up first.
(And the sons of Israel went up and wept before the LORD until evening and asked counsel of the LORD, saying, Shall I go up again to battle against the sons of Benjamin, my brother? And the LORD said, Go up against him.)
Then Eli answered and said, Go in peace, and the God of Israel grant thee thy petition that thou hast asked of him.
Therefore, it came to pass when the time was come about after Hannah had conceived, she bore a son and called his name Samuel, , saying, Because I have asked him of the LORD.
For this child I prayed, and the LORD has given me my petition which I asked of him.
And Eli blessed Elkanah and his wife and said, The LORD give thee seed of this woman for the petition which was asked of the LORD. And they went unto their own home.
And Samuel told all the words of the LORD unto the people that asked him for a king.
And Saul asked counsel of God, Shall I go down after the Philistines? Wilt thou deliver them into the hand of Israel? But he did not answer him that day.
And David left his carriage in the hand of the keeper of the carriage and ran into the army and came and asked about his brethren, if they were well.
Then he also went to Ramah and came to a great well that is in Sechu, and he asked and said, Where are Samuel and David? And one said, Behold, they are at Naioth in Ramah.
If thy father at all misses me, then say, David earnestly asked leave of me that he might run to Bethlehem, his city, for all those of his lineage have an anniversary sacrifice.
Then Jonathan said unto David, O LORD God of Israel, when I shall have asked my father tomorrow at this time or after tomorrow and, behold, if there is good toward David and I then do not send unto thee and show it to thee,
And Jonathan answered Saul, David earnestly asked leave of me to go to Bethlehem.
And when Uriah had come unto him, David asked him how Joab was and how the people were and how the war prospered.
Then David arose from the earth and washed and anointed himself and changed his clothes and came into the house of the LORD and worshipped. Then he came to his own house; and when he asked, they set bread before him, and he ate.
And the speech pleased the Lord that Solomon had asked this thing.
And God said unto him, Because thou hast asked this thing and hast not asked for thyself long life neither hast asked riches for thyself nor hast asked the life of thine enemies, but hast asked for thyself understanding to hear judgment,
And I have also given thee that which thou hast not asked, both riches and glory so that there shall not be any among the kings like unto thee in all thy days.
And King Solomon gave unto the queen of Sheba all her desire, whatever she asked, beside that which Solomon gave her of his royal bounty. So she turned and went to her own country, she and her slaves.
And he said, Thou hast asked a difficult thing. If thou shalt see me when I am taken from thee, it shall be so unto thee, but if not, it shall not be so.
And when the king asked the woman, she told him. Then the king appointed unto her a eunuch, saying, Restore all that was hers and all the fruits of the lands since the day that she left the lands, even until now.
And God said to Solomon, Because this was in thy heart, and thou hast not asked riches, wealth or glory, nor the life of thy enemies, neither yet hast asked long life, but hast asked wisdom and knowledge for thyself, that thou may judge my people, over whom I have placed thee as king,
And King Solomon gave to the queen of Sheba all her desire, whatever she asked, more than what she had brought unto the king. Then she turned and went away to her own land with her slaves.
Then we asked the elders and said unto them thus, Who commanded you to build this house and to found these walls?
We asked their names also, to notify thee, that we might write the names of the men that were at the head of them.
that Hanani, one of my brethren, came, he and certain men of Judah; and I asked them concerning the Jews that had escaped, which were left of the captivity, and concerning Jerusalem.
Then the king asked the wise men, who knew the times, (for so was the king's manner toward all that knew about the law and rights,
Have ye not asked those that go by the way, and do ye not know their tokens?
He asked life of thee, and thou didst give him length of days for ever and ever.
The people asked, and he brought quails and satisfied them with the bread of heaven.
when there, those that carried us away captive asked us for the words of the song; with our harps of joy hung upon the willows saying, Sing us one of the songs of Zion.
They leave to descend into Egypt and have not asked for a word from my mouth, to strengthen themselves in the strength of Pharaoh and to place their hope in the shadow of Egypt.
For I beheld, and there was no one; and I asked regarding these things, and there was no counsellor; I asked them, and they did not answer a word.
And they asked Baruch, saying, Tell us now, How didst thou write all these words at his mouth?
then Zedekiah the king sent and took him out: and the king asked him secretly in his house and said, Is there any word from the LORD? And Jeremiah said, There is: for, said he, thou shalt be delivered into the hand of the king of Babylon.
Then all the princes came unto Jeremiah, and asked him: and he told them according to all those words that the king had commanded. So they left off speaking with him; for the matter was not perceived.
The Chaldeans answered before the king, and said, There is not a man upon the earth that can show the king's matter; furthermore there is no king, prince, nor lord that asked such a thing of any magician or astrologer or Chaldean.
And Daniel went in, and asked the king that he give him time and that he would show the king the interpretation.
Unto thee, O God of my fathers, do I confess and give thee praise that thou hast given me wisdom and might and now hast shown me what we asked of thee, for thou hast shown us the king's matter.
I came near unto one of those that stood by and asked him the truth of all this. So he told me and made me know the interpretation of the things.
And when he had gathered all the chief priests and scribes of the people together, he asked them where the Christ should be born.
and, behold, there was a man who had his hand withered. And they asked him, saying, Is it lawful to heal on the sabbath days? that they might accuse him.
The Pharisees and the Sadducees came to tempt him; they asked him to show them a sign from the heaven.
When Jesus came into the parts of Caesarea Philippi, he asked his disciples, saying, Who do men say that I the Son of man am?
Then his disciples asked him, saying, Why then do the scribes say that Elijah must come first?
The same day the Sadducees came to him, who say that there is no resurrection, and asked him,
And one of them, who was an interpreter of the law, asked him a question, tempting him and saying,
While the Pharisees were gathered together, Jesus asked them,
And Jesus stood before the governor, and the governor asked him, saying, Art thou the King of the Jews? And Jesus said unto him, Thou sayest.
he went to Pilate and asked for the body of Jesus. Then Pilate commanded the body to be delivered.
And when he was alone, those that were close to him with the twelve asked of him the parable.
And he asked him, What is thy name? And he answered, saying, My name is Legion, for we are many.
And she came in with haste unto the king and asked, saying, I will that thou give me immediately in a platter the head of John the Baptist.
Then the Pharisees and scribes asked him, Why do thy disciples not walk according to the tradition of the elders but eat bread with unwashed hands?
And when he was entered into the house from the people, his disciples asked him concerning the parable.
And he asked them, How many loaves have ye? And they said, Seven.
So, taking the blind man by the hand, he led him out of the town; and spitting into his eyes and putting his hands upon them, he asked him if he saw anything.
And Jesus and his disciples went out into the towns of Caesarea Philippi; and by the way he asked his disciples, saying unto them, Who do men say that I am?
And they asked him, saying, Why do the scribes say that Elijah must first come?
And he asked the scribes, What dispute ye with them?
And Jesus asked his father, How long ago is it since this came unto him? And he said, Of a child.
And when he was come into the house, his disciples asked him privately, Why could not we cast him out?
And he came to Capernaum; and being in the house he asked them, What was it that ye disputed among yourselves on the way?
And the Pharisees came to him and asked him, Is it lawful for a man to put away his wife? tempting him.
And in the house his disciples asked him again of the same matter.
And as he was leaving to continue his way, there came one running, who kneeled before him and asked him, Good Master, what shall I do that I may inherit eternal life?
Then come unto him the Sadducees, who say there is no resurrection; and they asked him, saying,
And one of the scribes came, having heard their dispute and knowing that he had given a good response unto them, asked him, Which is the principal commandment of all?
And as he sat upon the mount of Olives over against the temple, Peter and James and John and Andrew asked him privately,
So the high priest, standing up in the midst, asked Jesus, saying, Answerest thou nothing to what these witness against thee?
But he was silent and answered nothing. Again the high priest asked him and said unto him, Art thou the Christ, the Son of the Blessed?
And Pilate asked him, Art thou the King of the Jews? And he, answering, said unto him, Thou sayest it.
And Pilate asked him again, saying, Answerest thou nothing? behold how many things they accuse thee of.
Joseph of Arimathaea, a noble senator, who also waited for the kingdom of God, came and went in boldly unto Pilate and asked for the body of Jesus.
And Pilate marvelled that he was already dead; and calling unto him the centurion, he asked him whether he was already dead.
And he asked for a writing table and wrote, saying, His name is John. And they all marvelled.
And the people asked him, saying, What shall we do then?
And one of the Pharisees asked him if he would eat with him. And he went into the Pharisee's house and sat down to food.
And his disciples asked him, saying, What might this parable be?
And Jesus asked him, saying, What is thy name? And he said, Legion, because many demons were entered into him.
And it came to pass as he was alone praying, his disciples were with him, and he asked them, saying, Who do the people say that I am?
But he that knew not and did commit things worthy of stripes shall be beaten with few stripes. For unto whomsoever much is given, of him shall much be required; and to whom much was committed, more will be asked of him.