exhort
2 Corinthians 8:6
So we urged Titus that, just as he had begun, so he should also complete this grace to you.
Ephesians 3:13
So then I ask you not to be discouraged over my afflictions on your behalf, for they are your glory.
Hebrews 6:11
Now we want each of you to demonstrate the same diligence for the final realization of your hope,
first
1 Corinthians 15:3
For I passed on to you as most important what I also received: that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures,
supplications
1 Timothy 5:5
The real widow, left all alone, has put her hope in God and continues night and day in her petitions and prayers;
Genesis 18:23-32
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Abraham stepped forward and said, "Will You really sweep away the righteous with the wicked?
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What if there are 50 righteous people in the city? Will You really sweep it away instead of sparing the place for the sake of the 50 righteous people who are in it?
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You could not possibly do such a thing: to kill the righteous with the wicked, treating the righteous and the wicked alike. You could not possibly do that! Won't the Judge of all the earth do what is just?"
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The LORD said, "If at Sodom I find 50 righteous people in the city, I will spare the whole place for their sake."
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Then Abraham answered, "Since I have ventured to speak to the Lord-- even though I am dust and ashes--
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suppose the 50 righteous lack five. Will you destroy the whole city for lack of five?" He replied, "I will not destroy [it] if I find 45 there."
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Then he spoke to Him again, "Suppose 40 are found there?" He answered, "I will not do [it] on account of 40."
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Then he said, "Let the Lord not be angry, and I will speak further. Suppose 30 are found there?" He answered, "I will not do [it] if I find 30 there."
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Then he said, "Since I have ventured to speak to the Lord, suppose 20 are found there?" He replied, "I will not destroy [it] on account of 20."
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Then he said, "Let the Lord not be angry, and I will speak one more time. Suppose 10 are found there?" He answered, "I will not destroy [it] on account of 10."
1 Kings 8:41-43
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Even for the foreigner who is not of Your people Israel but has come from a distant land because of Your name--
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for they will hear of Your great name, mighty hand, and outstretched arm, and will come and pray toward this temple--
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may You hear in heaven, Your dwelling place, and do according to all the foreigner asks You for. Then all the people on earth will know Your name, to fear You as Your people Israel do and know that this temple I have built is called by Your name.
Psalm 67:1-4
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[For the choir director: with stringed instruments. A psalm. A song.] May God be gracious to us and bless us; look on us with favor Selah
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so that Your way may be known on earth, Your salvation among all nations.
3
Let the peoples praise You, God; let all the peoples praise You.
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Let the nations rejoice and shout for joy, for You judge the peoples with fairness and lead the nations on earth. Selah
Psalm 72:19
May His glorious name be praised forever; the whole earth is filled with His glory. Amen and amen.
Matthew 6:9
"Therefore, you should pray like this: Our Father in heaven, Your name be honored as holy.
Matthew 6:10
Your kingdom come. Your will be done on earth as it is in heaven.
James 5:16
Therefore, confess your sins to one another and pray for one another, so that you may be healed. The intense prayer of the righteous is very powerful.
and
Romans 1:8
First, I thank my God through Jesus Christ for all of you because the news of your faith is being reported in all the world.
Romans 6:17
But thank God that, although you used to be slaves of sin, you obeyed from the heart that pattern of teaching you were entrusted to,
Ephesians 5:20
giving thanks always for everything to God the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ,
Philippians 1:3
I give thanks to my God for every remembrance of you,
2 Thessalonians 1:3
We must always thank God for you, brothers, which is fitting, since your faith is flourishing, and the love of every one of you for one another is increasing.
all men
1 Timothy 2:4
who wants everyone to be saved and to come to the knowledge of the truth.
Acts 17:30
"Therefore, having overlooked the times of ignorance, God now commands all people everywhere to repent,
1 Thessalonians 3:12
And may the Lord cause you to increase and overflow with love for one another and for everyone, just as we also do for you.
2 Timothy 2:24
The Lord's slave must not quarrel, but must be gentle to everyone, able to teach, and patient,
Titus 2:11
For the grace of God has appeared, with salvation for all people,
Titus 3:2
to slander no one, to avoid fighting, and to be kind, always showing gentleness to all people.