God is listening. Cry to the Lord with joy and rejoicing.

God is listening. Cry to the Lord with joy and rejoicing.

“Then our mouth was filled with laughter, and our tongue with singing [rinnah].” (Ps 126:2)

“you rejoice with joy inexpressible and full of glory” (1Pet 1:8)

“Hear, O LORD, and have mercy on me; LORD, be my helper!” (Ps 30:10)

“Consider and hear me, O LORD my God; enlighten my eyes” (Ps 13:3)

“Shout to God with the voice of triumph [rinnah]!” (Ps 47:1)

“Those who sow in tears shall reap in joy [rinnah].” (Ps 126:5)

“He who continually goes forth weeping, bearing seed for sowing, shall doubtless come again with rejoicing [rinnah]” (Ps 126:6)

“The righteous cry out [tsaaq], and the LORD hears, and delivers them out of all their troubles.” (Ps 34:17)

“Weeping may endure for a night, but joy [rinnah] comes in the morning.” (Ps 30:5)

“Hear my prayer, O LORD, and let my cry [shavah] come to You.” (Ps 102:1)

“Let my prayer come before You; incline Your ear to my cry [rinnah].” (Ps 88:2)

“Now we know that God does not hear sinners; but if anyone is a worshiper of God and does His will, He hears him.” (Jn 9:31)

“Now this is the confidence that we have in Him, that if we ask anything according to His will, He hears us.” (1Jn 5:14)

“And if we know that He hears us, whatever we ask, we know that we have the petitions that we have asked of Him.” (1Jn 5:15)

Reading: Ps 126-128; Rev 18