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Esther & Jerry Hicks - Ask And It Is Given - Tom Butler-BowdonAsk, and it shall be given you; seek, and you shall find; knock, and it shall be opened to you:. Matthew If ye then, being evil, know how to give good gifts unto your children, how much more shall your Father which is in heaven give good things to them that ask him? Matthew And all things, whatsoever ye shall ask in prayer, believing, ye shall receive. Matthew But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you. Psalm The wicked, through the pride of his countenance, will not seek after God : God is not in all his thoughts. Luke When once the master of the house is risen up, and hath shut to the door, and ye begin to stand without, and to knock at the door, saying, Lord, Lord, open unto us; and he shall answer and say unto you, I know you not whence ye are:. New International Version "Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.
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Ask and It Is Given: Learning to Manifest Your Desires
Matthew —8 are the seventh and eighth verses of the seventh chapter of the Gospel of Matthew in the New Testament and is part of the Sermon on the Mount. These verses begin an important metaphor generally believed to be about prayer. In the King James Version of the Bible the text reads:. The World English Bible translates the passage as:. For a collection of other versions, see BibleHub Matthew - 8. The most common interpretation of these verses, which are also found at Luke , is that they are a return to the issue of prayer, which was discussed in the last chapter and is quite clearly addressed by the subsequent verses.
If you have the ability to imagine it, or even to think about it, this Universe has the ability and the resources to deliver it fully unto you , for this Universe is like a well-stocked kitchen with every ingredient imaginable at your disposal. And within every particle of this Universe is that which is wanted and the lack of it. This perspective of abundance, and the lack of it, is the environment in which focus is possible-and focus activates the Law of Attraction. If you do not have the ability to know what you do want, you will not have the ability to know what you do not want. And without the ability to know what you do not want, you could not know what you do want. And so, it is through your exposure to life experience that your natural preferences are born. Just as your Earthly law of gravity requires no practice but just consistently responds to all matter in a consistent way, neither does the Law of Attraction need practice.
Tom Butler-Bowdon prosperity classics. Why, then, are they not the best selling writers in the field? This puts off many potential readers. The story begins in , when bookkeeper Esther and Jerry visited a healer in Phoenix, Arizona. The healer was supposedly receiving spiritual communications from a spirit guide named Theo. The couple were told to meditate.