Luke 18:1
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English Standard Version
And he told them a parable to the effect that they ought always to pray and not lose heart.

King James Bible
And he spake a parable unto them to this end, that men ought always to pray, and not to faint;

American Standard Version
And he spake a parable unto them to the end that they ought always to pray, and not to faint;

Douay-Rheims Bible
AND he spoke also a parable to them, that we ought always to pray, and not to faint,

English Revised Version
And he spake a parable unto them to the end that they ought always to pray, and not to faint;

Webster's Bible Translation
And he spoke a parable to them to this end, that men ought always to pray, and not to faint;

Weymouth New Testament
He also taught them by a parable that they must always pray and never lose heart.

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Vincent's Word Studies

To the end that men ought (πρὸς τὸ δεῖν)

Lit., with reference to its being necessary always to pray, etc.

Faint (ἐγκακεῖν)

To turn coward or lose heart.

Luke 18:1 Parallel Commentaries

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that.

Luke 11:5-8 And he said to them, Which of you shall have a friend, and shall go to him at midnight, and say to him, Friend, lend me three loaves...

Luke 21:36 Watch you therefore, and pray always, that you may be accounted worthy to escape all these things that shall come to pass...

Genesis 32:9-12,24-26 And Jacob said, O God of my father Abraham, and God of my father Isaac, the LORD which said to me, Return to your country...

Job 27:8-10 For what is the hope of the hypocrite, though he has gained, when God takes away his soul...

Psalm 55:16,17 As for me, I will call on God; and the LORD shall save me...

Psalm 65:2 O you that hear prayer, to you shall all flesh come.

Psalm 86:3 Be merciful to me, O Lord: for I cry to you daily.

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Psalm 102:17 He will regard the prayer of the destitute, and not despise their prayer.

Psalm 142:5-7 I cried to you, O LORD: I said, You are my refuge and my portion in the land of the living...

Jeremiah 29:12 Then shall you call on me, and you shall go and pray to me, and I will listen to you.

Romans 12:12 Rejoicing in hope; patient in tribulation; continuing instant in prayer;

Ephesians 6:18 Praying always with all prayer and supplication in the Spirit...

Philippians 4:6 Be careful for nothing; but in every thing by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God.

Colossians 4:2,12 Continue in prayer, and watch in the same with thanksgiving...

1 Thessalonians 5:17 Pray without ceasing.

and not.

Psalm 27:13 I had fainted, unless I had believed to see the goodness of the LORD in the land of the living.

Jonah 2:7 When my soul fainted within me I remembered the LORD: and my prayer came in to you, into your holy temple.

Galatians 6:9 And let us not be weary in well doing: for in due season we shall reap, if we faint not.

Hebrews 12:3-5 For consider him that endured such contradiction of sinners against himself, lest you be wearied and faint in your minds...

Cross References
Isaiah 40:31
but they who wait for the LORD shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles; they shall run and not be weary; they shall walk and not faint.

Isaiah 62:7
and give him no rest until he establishes Jerusalem and makes it a praise in the earth.

Luke 11:5
And he said to them, "Which of you who has a friend will go to him at midnight and say to him, 'Friend, lend me three loaves,

Luke 11:8
I tell you, though he will not get up and give him anything because he is his friend, yet because of his impudence he will rise and give him whatever he needs.

2 Corinthians 4:1
Therefore, having this ministry by the mercy of God, we do not lose heart.

Ephesians 6:18
praying at all times in the Spirit, with all prayer and supplication. To that end, keep alert with all perseverance, making supplication for all the saints,

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