"She said "Oh my lord! As your soul lives, my lord, I am the woman who stood here beside you, praying to the Lord." . . . "For this boy I prayed, and the Lord has given me my petition which I asked of Him." . . .
"In bitterness of soul, Hannah wept much and prayed to the Lord." 1 Samuel 1:10 NIV
Jesus said to her "Did I not say to you that if you believe you will see the glory of God?" John 11:42
THEREFORE, when Mary came where Jesus was, she saw Him and fell at His feet saying to Him, "Lord, if You had been here, my brother would not have died" John 11:32
NEVER again shall I underestimate the statement "The human soul cannot accept too much reality." This comes from the idea of how our parents tried their best to give us a safe environment.
"Nicodemus said to Him, "How can these things be? Jesus answered and said to him "Are you the teacher of Israel and do not understand these things?" - John 3:9-10
"TAKE these things away, stop making my Father's house a place of business" John 2:16b
"When the headwaiter tasted the water which had become wine, and did not know where it came from (but the servants who had drawn the water knew), he called the bridegroom over." John 2:9
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