Pray Without Ceasing

  • 1 Thessalonians 5:17 NKJV
    pray without ceasing*
  • 1 Samuel 12:23 NKJV
    Moreover, as for me, far be it from me that I should sin against the Lord in ceasing to pray for you; but I will teach you the good and the right way.

*89 ἀδιαλείπτως [A)DIALEI/PTWS] {adialeíptōs} \ad-ee-al-ipe’-toce\
adverb from 88; uninterruptedly, i.e. without omission (on an appropriate occasion):–without ceasing.

88 ἀδιάλειπτος [A)DIA/LEIPTOS] {adiáleiptos} \ad-ee-al’-ipe-tos\
from 1 (as a negative particle) and a derivative of a compound of 1223 and 3007; unintermitted, i.e. permanent:–without ceasing, continual.