They shall come
with weeping, and with supplications
will I lead them: I will cause them to walk by the rivers of waters in a
straight way, wherein they shall not stumble: for I
am a father to Israel, and Ephraim
] my firstborn.
Jeremiah 33:3 Call
unto me, and I will answer thee, and shew
thee great and mighty
things, which thou knowest not.
Then the king said unto me, For what
dost thou make request? So I prayed
to the God of heaven. ... Then answered I them, and said unto them, The God
of heaven, he will prosper us; therefore we his servants will arise and build: but ye have no
portion, nor right, nor memorial
, in Jerusalem.
LORD, thou hast heard the desire of the humble
: thou wilt prepare
their heart, thou wilt cause
thine ear to hear:
upon me in the day of trouble: I will deliver
thee, and thou shalt glorify
the LORD shall build up Zion, he shall
appear in his glory. ... He will
regard the prayer of the destitute, and not despise
For the people shall dwell
in Zion at Jerusalem: thou shalt
weep no more: he will
be very gracious unto thee at the voice of thy cry; when he shall hear it, he will answer thee.
And it shall come to pass, that before they call, I will answer; and while they are yet speaking, I will hear.
Thus saith the Lord GOD; I will yet
] this be enquired of by the house of Israel, to do [it
] for them; I will increase
them with men like a flock.
And I set
my face unto the Lord God, to seek by prayer and supplications, with
fasting, and sackcloth, and ashes: ... O Lord, hear; O Lord, forgive
; O Lord, hearken and do; defer
not, for thine
own sake, O my God: for thy
city and thy people are called by thy name.
And I will bring
the third part through the fire, and will refine
them as silver is refined, and will try them as gold is tried: they shall call
on my name, and I will hear them: I will say, It [is] my people
: and they shall say, The LORD [is
] my God.
Ask, and it
shall be given you; seek
, and ye shall find; knock
, and it shall be opened unto you: ... For every one that asketh receiveth; and he that seeketh findeth; and to him that knocketh it shall be opened.