He that searcheth
). God ( 1 Samuel 16:7
). According to the will of God
). See 2 Corinthians 7:9-11
for this phrase kata qeon
(according to God). The Holy Spirit is the "other Paraclete" ( John 14:16
) who pleads God's cause with us as Christ is our Paraclete with the Father ( 1 John 2:1
). But more is true as here, for the Holy Spirit interprets our prayers to God and "makes intercession for us in accord with God's will."