Who is the Lord, that I should obey him? … For the Mighty One has done great things for me—holy is his name. … He provided redemption for his people; he ordained his covenant forever—holy and awesome is his name.
Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you. … For the eyes of the Lord range throughout the earth to strengthen those whose hearts are fully committed to him.
Hear the supplications of your servant and of your people Israel when they pray toward this place. Hear from heaven, your dwelling place; and when you hear, forgive. … Cleanse me with hyssop, and I will be clean; wash me, and I will be whiter than snow. … Wash away all my iniquity and cleanse me from my sin.
When a prayer or plea is made by any of your people Israel—each one aware of the afflictions of his own heart, and spreading out his hands toward this temple—then hear from heaven, your dwelling place. Forgive and act; deal with each man according to all he does, since you know his heart (for you alone know the hearts of all men), so that they will fear you all the
From his dwelling place (the Lord) watches all who live on earth—he who forms the hearts of all, who considers everything they do.
This is what the Lord says to me: “I will remain quiet and will look on from my dwelling place.”
Hear, Lord, and be merciful to me; Lord, be my help. … God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble. … With us is the Lord our God to help us and to fight our battles.
One thing I ask from the Lord, this only do I seek: that I may dwell in the house of the Lord all the days of my life, to gaze on the beauty of the Lord and to seek him in his temple.
This is what the Lord says: “Seek me and live. … Let us go at once to entreat the LORD and seek the LORD Almighty. … I say to myself, “The Lord is my portion; therefore I will wait for him.” The Lord is good to those whose hope is in him, to the one who seeks him; it is good to wait quietly for the salvation of the Lord.
Whoever has ears, let them hear what the Spirit says to the churches. To the one who is victorious, I will give the right to eat from the tree of life, which is in the paradise of God.