"17 PRAY WITHOUT CEASING.
"18 IN EVERY THING GIVE THANKS
: for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus concerning you."
"19 Quench not The Spirit.
" --- [1st Thessalonians 5: 17-19 - Bible]
"Pray always, and I will pour out my Spirit upon you," --- [D&C 19:38]
"Pray without ceasing"
"Quench ... The Spirit."
"poured out ... upon you,"
nd they did admonish their brethren; and they were also admonished, every one by the word of God, according to his sins, or to the sins which he had committed,
being COMMANDED OF GOD TO PRAY WITHOUT CEASING
, AND TO GIVE THANKS IN ALL THINGS
--- [Mosiah 26: 39 - The Book of Mormon]
nd he spake a parable unto them to this end, that MEN OUGHT ALWAYS TO PRAY
, and not to faint;"
aying, There was in a city a judge, which feared not God, neither regarded man:"
nd there was a widow in that city; and she came unto him, saying, Avenge me of mine adversary."
nd he would not for a while: but afterward he said within himself, Though I fear not God, nor regard man;"
et because this widow troubleth me, I will avenge her, lest by her continual coming she weary me."
nd the Lord said, Hear what the unjust judge saith."
nd shall not God avenge his own elect, which cry day and night unto him, though he bear long with them?"
tell you that he will avenge them speedily. Nevertheless when the Son of Man cometh, shall he find faith on the earth?"
--- [Luke 18: 1 -8 - Bible]
atch ye therefore, and PRAY ALWAYS
, that ye may be accounted worthy to escape all these things that shall come to pass,
and to stand before the Son of Man." --- [Luke 21: 36 - Bible]
ut we will GIVE OURSELVES CONTINUALLY TO PRAYER
, and to the ministry of the word."
--- [Acts 6: 4 - Bible]
with all prayer and supplication in the Spirit, and watching thereunto with all perseverance and supplication for all Saints;"
--- [Ephesians 6: 18 - Bible]
ejoicing in hope; patient in tribulation; CONTINUING INSTANT IN PRAYER;
--- [Romans 12: 12 - Bible]
"Yea, and when you do not cry unto the Lord, let your hearts be full,
DRAWN OUT IN PRAYER UNTO HIM CONTINUALLY FOR YOUR WELFARE,"
"AND ALSO FOR THE WELFARE OF THOSE WHO ARE AROUND YOU."
--- [Alma 34: 27 - The Book of Mormon]
erily, verily, I say unto you, YOU MUST WATCH AND PRAY ALWAYS
LEST YE BE TEMPTED BY THE DEVIL
, and ye be led away captive by him."
--- [3rd Nephi 18: 15 - The Book of Mormon]
YOU MUST WATCH AND PRAY ALWAYS
BE TEMPTED BY THE DEVIL
, and ye be led away captive by him."
"PRAY ALWAYS, LEST YE ENTER INTO TEMPTATION
and lose your reward."
--- [D&C 31: 12]
"PRAY ALWAYS, THAT YOU MAY COME OFF CONQUERER; YEA, THAT YOU MAY CONQUER SATAN, and that you may escape the hands of the servants of Satan
that do uphold his work.
--- [D&C 10: 5]
ut that ye would humble yourselves before the Lord, and call on his holy name, and WATCH AND PRAY CONTINUALLY
THAT YE MAY NOT BE TEMPTED ABOVE THAT WHICH YE CAN BEAR, AND THUS BE LED BY THE HOLY SPIRIT
, becoming humble, meek,
submissive, patient, full of love and all long-suffering;"
aving faith on the Lord; having a hope that ye shall receive Eternal Life; having the love of God always in your hearts, that ye may be lifted up at the last day
and enter into his rest." --- [Alma 13: 28-29 - The Book of Mormon]
or they that are wise and have received the truth,
AND HAVE TAKEN THE HOLY SPIRIT FOR THEIR GUIDE
, and have not been deceived - verily I say unto you, they shall not be hewn down and cast into the fire,
but shall abide the day."
--- [D&C 45: 57]
TAKE THE HOLY SPIRIT FOR THEIR GUIDE.
PRAY ALWAYS, AND I WILL POUR OUT MY SPIRIT UPON YOU:
"PRAY ALWAYS, AND I WILL POUR OUT MY SPIRIT UPON YOU
, and great shall be your blessing - yea, even more than if you should obtain treasures
of earth and corruptibleness to the extent thereof."
--- [D&C 19: 38]
ut behold, I say unto you that YE MUST PRAY ALWAYS
, and not faint;
that Ye Must Not Perform Anything Unto The Lord Save In The First Place Ye Shall Pray Unto The Father In The Name Of Christ, That He Will Consecrate Thy Performance
Unto Thee, That Thy Performance May Be For The Welfare Of Thy Soul.
--- [2nd Nephi 32: 9 - The Book of Mormon]
ow, unto what shall I liken the children of Zion? I will liken them unto the parable of the woman and the unjust judge,"
FOR MEN OUGHT TO ALWAYS PRAY
and not to faint, which saith -"
here was in a city a judge which feared not God, neither regarded man."
nd there was a widow in that city, and she came unto him, saying: Avenge me of mine adversary."
nd he would not for a while, but afterward he said within himself: Though I fear not God, nor regard man, yet because this widow troubleth me I will avenge her,
lest by her continual coming she weary me."
--- [D&C 101: 81-84]
, that ye may not faint, until I come. Behold, and lo, I will come quickly, and receive you unto myself. Amen."
--- [D&C 88: 126]
alling on the name of the Lord, for the Comforter, which shall teach them all things that are expedient for them"
"11 PRAYING ALWAYS
that they faint not; and inasmuch as they do this, I will be with them even unto the end."
--- [D&C 75: 10-11]
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