And he said unto them, Which of you shall have a friend, and shall go unto him at midnight, and say unto him, Friend, lend me three loaves;
Luke 18:1-8
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Now He was telling them a parable to show that at all times they ought to pray and not to lose heart,
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saying, "In a certain city there was a judge who did not fear God and did not respect man.
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"There was a widow in that city, and she kept coming to him, saying, 'Give me legal protection from my opponent.'
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"For a while he was unwilling; but afterward he said to himself, 'Even though I do not fear God nor respect man,
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yet because this widow bothers me, I will give her legal protection, otherwise by continually coming she will wear me out.'"
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And the Lord said, "Hear what the unrighteous judge said;
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now, will not God bring about justice for His elect who cry to Him day and night, and will He delay long over them?
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"I tell you that He will bring about justice for them quickly. However, when the Son of Man comes, will He find faith on the earth?"