New International Version
Then you will call on me and come and pray to me, and I will listen to you.
King James Bible
Then shall ye call upon me, and ye shall go and pray unto me, and I will hearken unto you.
Darby Bible Translation
And ye shall call upon me, and ye shall go and pray unto me, and I will hearken unto you;
World English Bible
You shall call on me, and you shall go and pray to me, and I will listen to you.
Young's Literal Translation
'And ye have called Me, and have gone, and have prayed unto Me, and I have hearkened unto you,
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Thoughts of peace - Here God gives them to understand,
1. That his love was moved towards them.
2. That he would perform his good word, his promises often repeated, to them.
3. That for the fulfillment of these they must pray, seek, and search.
4. That he would hearken, and they should find him; provided,
5. They sought him with their whole heart, Jeremiah 29:10-13.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Ye shall seek Me, and find Me, when ye shall search for Me with all your heart.' (Jeremiah xxix. 13.) The words of Jeremiah in their relation to God are very appropriate for men and women in whose hearts there is any longing after personal Holiness. Look at them: 'Ye shall seek Me, and find Me, when ye shall search for Me with all your heart'. I like this word, because it turns our minds to the true and only source of light and life and power. We speak of seeking and getting the blessing; but, …
T. H. Howard—Standards of Life and Service
The Secret of Effectual Prayer
2 Chronicles 6:38
and if they turn back to you with all their heart and soul in the land of their captivity where they were taken, and pray toward the land you gave their ancestors, toward the city you have chosen and toward the temple I have built for your Name;
and call on me in the day of trouble; I will deliver you, and you will honor me."
He fulfills the desires of those who fear him; he hears their cry and saves them.
Call to me and I will answer you and tell you great and unsearchable things you do not know.'
So I turned to the Lord God and pleaded with him in prayer and petition, in fasting, and in sackcloth and ashes.
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