Luke 11:9-10; Luke 12:36; Luke 13:25
And I say unto you, Ask , and it shall be given you; seek , and ye shall find ; knock , and it shall be opened unto you.
For every one that asketh receiveth ; and he that seeketh findeth ; and to him that knocketh it shall be opened .
And ye yourselves like unto men that wait for their lord, when he will return from the wedding; that when he cometh and knocketh , they may open unto him immediately.
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 :