'Begging' in the Bible
But Absalom kept begging David until he sent Amnon and all of David's sons to accompany Absalom.
"Hey look!" somebody informed Solomon. "Adonijah is terrified of King Solomon! He's gone out, grabbed hold of the horns of the altar, and now he's begging King Solomon, "Swear to me that you won't put your servant to death with a sword!'"
The king got up from the banquet in anger and went out to the palace garden, while Haman stood there begging Queen Esther to spare his life, because he realized that the king intended to harm him.
I once was young and now I am old, but I have not seen a righteous person forsaken or his descendants begging for bread.
May his children roam around begging, seeking food while driven far from their ruined homes.
They kept begging him to let them touch just the tassel of his garment, and everyone who touched it was completely healed.
Then his fellow servant fell down and began begging him, "Be patient with me and I will repay you!'
As Jesus was getting into the boat, the man who had been demon-possessed kept begging him to let him go with him.
One day, while Jesus was in one of the cities, a man covered with leprosy saw Jesus and fell on his face, begging him, "Lord, if you want to, you can make me clean."
He answered, "Legion," because many demons had gone into him. Then the demons began begging Jesus not to order them to go into the bottomless pit.
Now the man from whom the demons had gone out kept begging Jesus to let him go with him. But Jesus sent him away, saying,
Just then a synagogue leader by the name of Jairus arrived. He fell at Jesus' feet and kept begging him to come to his home,