44 So he left them, went away again, and prayed the third time, saying the same words.
Matthew 26:44 Cross References - Common
7 And when you pray, do not use empty repetitions as the Gentiles do. For they think that they will be heard for their many words.
1 Then he told them a parable, to show that they ought always to pray and not lose heart.
8 Three times I pleaded with the Lord about this, that it should depart from me.