Del Parson Prayer At Gethsemane Paper #DelParson #Inspirational. "And there appeared an angel unto him from heaven, strengthening him. And being in an agony he prayed more earnestly; and his sweat was as it were great drops of blood falling down to the ground." Luke 22:43 – 44 With a realization of the indescribable agony that obedience required, our Savior nobly suffered for the transgressions of the world. I am eternally grateful for His love and willingness to suffer for me.