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PRAY AND PRAYER

PRAY AND PRAYER

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a primitive root; to judge (officially or mentally); by extension, to intercede, pray:— intreat, judge(-ment), (make) pray(-er, -ing), make supplication.

Genesis 20:7

7Give the man's wife back to him now, because he's a prophet. He will pray for you, and you will live. But if you don't give her back, you and all who belong to you are doomed to die."

Genesis 20:17

 17Abraham prayed to God, and God healed Abimelech, his wife, and his female slaves so that they could have children.

Genesis 24:12

 12Then he prayed, "LORD, God of my master Abraham, make me successful today. Show your kindness to Abraham.

Genesis 24:15

 15Before he had finished praying, Rebekah came with her jar on her shoulder. She was the daughter of Bethuel, son of Milcah, who was the wife of Abraham's brother Nahor.

Genesis 24:42

 42"When I came to the spring today, I prayed, 'LORD God of my master Abraham, please make my trip successful.

Genesis 24:45

 45"Before I had finished praying, Rebekah came with her jar on her shoulder. She went down to the spring and drew water. "So I asked her, 'May I have a drink?'

Genesis 25:21

 21Isaac prayed to the LORD for his wife because she was childless. The LORD answered his prayer, and his wife Rebekah became pregnant.

Genesis 32:9

 9Then Jacob prayed, "God of my grandfather Abraham and God of my father Isaac! LORD, you said to me, 'Go back to your land and to your relatives, and I will make you prosperous.'

Exodus 8:8-10

 8Pharaoh sent for Moses and Aaron and said, "Pray that the LORD will take the frogs away from me and my people. Then I will let your people go to offer sacrifices to the LORD."  9Moses answered Pharaoh, "You may have the honor of choosing when I should pray for you, your officials, and your people. Then the frogs will leave you and your homes. The only ones left will be those in the Nile."  10"Pray for me tomorrow," Pharaoh said. Moses replied, "It will be as you say so that you will know that there is no one like the LORD our God.

Exodus 8:12

 12After Moses and Aaron left Pharaoh, Moses prayed to the LORD about the frogs he had brought on Pharaoh.

Exodus 8:28-30

 28Pharaoh said, "I will let you go, but don't go very far. You may offer sacrifices to the LORD your God in the desert and pray for me."  29Moses answered, "As soon as I leave you, I will pray to the LORD. Tomorrow the swarms of flies will go away from you, your officials, and your people. But you must stop tricking us by not letting the people go to offer sacrifices to the LORD."  30Moses left Pharaoh and prayed to the LORD.

Exodus 9:28

 28Pray to the LORD. We've had enough of God's thunder and hail. I'll let you go; you don't have to stay here any longer."

Exodus 10:17-18

 17Please forgive my sin one more time. Pray to the LORD your God to take this deadly plague away from me."  18Moses left Pharaoh and prayed to the LORD.

Numbers 11:2

 2The people cried out to Moses, Moses prayed to the LORD, and the fire died down.

Numbers 21:7

 7The people came to Moses and said, "We sinned when we criticized the LORD and you. Pray to the LORD so that he will take the snakes away from us." So Moses prayed for the people.

Deuteronomy 4:7

 7What great nation ever had their gods as near to them as the LORD our God is near to us whenever we pray to him?

Deuteronomy 9:20

 20The LORD also became very angry with Aaron and wanted to destroy him. But at that time I prayed for Aaron, too.

Deuteronomy 9:26

 26I prayed to the LORD and said, "Almighty LORD, don't destroy your people. They belong to you. You saved them by your great power and used your mighty hand to bring them out of Egypt.

1 Samuel 1:10

 10Though she was resentful, she prayed to the LORD while she cried.

1 Samuel 1:12-13

 12While Hannah was praying a long time in front of the LORD, Eli was watching her mouth.  13She was praying silently. Her voice couldn't be heard; only her lips were moving. Eli thought she was drunk.

1 Samuel 1:16

 16Don't take me to be a good-for-nothing woman. I was praying like this because I've been troubled and tormented."

1 Samuel 1:26-27

 26"Sir," Hannah said, "as sure as you live, I'm the woman who stood here next to you and prayed to the LORD.  27I prayed for this child, and the LORD granted my request.

1 Samuel 2:1

 1Hannah prayed out loud, "My heart finds joy in the LORD. My head is lifted to the LORD. My mouth mocks my enemies. I rejoice because you saved me.

1 Samuel 2:25

 25If one person sins against another, God will take care of him. However, when a person sins against the LORD, who will pray for him?" But they wouldn't listen to their father's warning--the LORD wanted to kill them.

1 Samuel 7:5

 5Then Samuel said, "Gather all the Israelites together at Mizpah, and I will pray to the LORD for you."

1 Samuel 8:6

 6But Samuel considered it wrong for them to request a king to judge them. So Samuel prayed to the LORD.

1 Samuel 12:19

 19All the people pleaded with Samuel, "Pray to the LORD your God for us so that we will not die. We have added another evil thing to all our other sins by asking for a king."

1 Samuel 12:23

 23It would be unthinkable for me to sin against the LORD by failing to pray for you. I will go on teaching you the way that is good and right.

1 Samuel 15:11

 11"I regret that I made Saul king. He turned away from me and did not carry out my instructions." Samuel was angry, and he prayed to the LORD all night.

1 Samuel 22:10

 10Ahimelech prayed to the LORD for David and gave him food and the sword of Goliath the Philistine."

1 Samuel 22:13

 13Saul asked him, "Why did you and Jesse's son plot against me? You gave him bread and a sword and prayed to God for him so that he can rise up against me and ambush me, as he's doing now."

1 Samuel 22:15

 15Is this the first time I have prayed to God for him? Not at all! You shouldn't blame me or anyone in my family for this. I knew nothing at all about this."

1 Samuel 28:6

 6He prayed to the LORD, but the LORD didn't answer him through dreams, the Urim, or prophets.

2 Samuel 14:11

 11She said, "Your Majesty, please pray to the LORD your God in order to keep an avenger from doing more harm by destroying my son." "I solemnly swear, as the LORD lives," he said, "not a hair on your son's head will fall to the ground."

2 Samuel 15:31

 31Then David was told, "Ahithophel is among those conspiring with Absalom." So David prayed, "LORD, make Ahithophel's advice foolish."

1 Kings 8:28-30

 28Nevertheless, my LORD God, please pay attention to my prayer for mercy. Listen to my cry for help as I pray to you today.  29Night and day may your eyes be on this temple, the place about which you said, 'My name will be there.' Listen to me as I pray toward this place.  30Hear the plea for mercy that your people Israel and I pray toward this place. Hear us when we pray to heaven, the place where you live. Hear and forgive.

1 Kings 8:33

 33"An enemy may defeat your people Israel because they have sinned against you. But when your people turn to you, praise your name, pray, and plead with you in this temple,

1 Kings 8:35

 35"When the sky is shut and there's no rain because they are sinning against you, and they pray toward this place, praise your name, and turn away from their sin because you made them suffer,

1 Kings 8:42

 42to pray facing this temple,

1 Kings 8:44

 44"When your people go to war against their enemies (wherever you may send them) and they pray to you, O LORD, toward the city you have chosen and the temple I built for your name,

1 Kings 8:48

 48if they change their attitude toward you in the land of their enemies where they are captives, if they pray to you toward the land that you gave their ancestors, and the city you have chosen, and the temple I have built for your name,

1 Kings 8:54

 54When Solomon finished praying this prayer for mercy to the LORD, he stood in front of the LORD's altar, where he had been kneeling with his hands stretched out toward heaven.

1 Kings 8:59

 59May these words which I have prayed to the LORD be near the LORD our God day and night. Then he will give me and his people Israel justice every day as it is needed.

1 Kings 13:6

 6Then the king asked the man of God, "Please make an appeal to the LORD your God, and pray for me so that I can use my arm again." So the man of God made an appeal to the LORD, and the king was able to use his arm again, as he had earlier.

1 Kings 18:42

 42Ahab got up to eat and drink. Elijah went to the top of Carmel and bowed down on the ground to pray.

2 Kings 4:33

 33He went into the room, closed the door, and prayed to the LORD.

2 Kings 6:17-18

 17Then Elisha prayed, "LORD, please open his eyes so that he may see." The LORD opened the servant's eyes and let him see. The mountain around Elisha was full of fiery horses and chariots.  18As the Arameans came down to get him, Elisha prayed to the LORD, "Please strike these people with blindness." The LORD struck them with blindness, as Elisha had asked.

2 Kings 17:16

 16They abandoned all the commands of the LORD their God: They made two calves out of cast metal. They made a pole dedicated to the goddess Asherah. They prayed to the entire army of heaven. They worshiped Baal.

2 Kings 19:4

 4The LORD your God may have heard all the words of the field commander. His master, the king of Assyria, sent him to defy the living God. The LORD your God may punish him because of the message that the LORD your God heard. Pray for the few people who are left."

2 Kings 19:15

 15and prayed to the LORD, "LORD of Armies, God of Israel, you are enthroned over the angels. You alone are God of all the kingdoms of the world. You made heaven and earth.

2 Kings 19:20

 20Then Isaiah, son of Amoz, sent a message to Hezekiah, "This is what the LORD God of Israel says: You prayed to me about King Sennacherib of Assyria. I have heard you.

2 Kings 20:2

 2Hezekiah turned to the wall and prayed to the LORD,

2 Kings 21:21

 21He lived like his father in every way and worshiped and prayed to the idols his father had worshiped.

1 Chronicles 4:10

 10Jabez prayed to the God of Israel, "Please bless me and give me more territory. May your power be with me and free me from evil so that I will not be in pain." God gave him what he prayed for.

1 Chronicles 17:25

 25You, my God, have revealed especially to me that you will build me a house. That is why I have found the courage to pray to you.

2 Chronicles 6:12

 12In the presence of the entire assembly of Israel, Solomon stood in front of the LORD's altar. He stretched out his hands to pray.

2 Chronicles 6:19-21

 19Nevertheless, my LORD God, please pay attention to my prayer for mercy. Listen to my cry for help as I pray to you.  20Day and night may your eyes be on this temple, the place about which you said your name will be there. Listen to me as I pray toward this place.  21Hear the plea for mercy that your people Israel and I pray toward this place. Hear us in heaven, the place where you live. Hear and forgive.

2 Chronicles 6:24

 24"An enemy may defeat your people Israel because they have sinned against you. But when your people turn, praise your name, pray, and plead with you in this temple,

2 Chronicles 6:26

 26"When the sky is shut and there's no rain because they are sinning against you and they pray toward this place, praise your name, and turn away from their sin because you made them suffer,

2 Chronicles 6:32

 32"People who are not Israelites will come from distant countries because of your great name, mighty hand, and powerful arm. When they come to pray facing this temple,

2 Chronicles 6:34

 34"When your people go to war against their enemies (wherever you may send them) and they pray to you toward this city you have chosen and the temple I built for your name,

2 Chronicles 6:38

 38if they change their attitude toward you in the land where they are captives, if they pray to you toward the land that you gave their ancestors, and the city you have chosen, and the temple I have built for your name,

2 Chronicles 7:1

 1When Solomon finished praying, fire came down from heaven and consumed the burnt offerings and the other sacrifices, and the LORD's glory filled the temple.

2 Chronicles 7:14

 14However, if my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves, pray, search for me, and turn from their evil ways, then I will hear their prayer from heaven, forgive their sins, and heal their country.

2 Chronicles 30:18

 18Many people from Ephraim, Manasseh, Issachar, and Zebulun had not made themselves clean. So they ate the Passover, but not in the way the written instructions said they should. Hezekiah prayed for them: "May the good LORD forgive

2 Chronicles 32:20

 20Then King Hezekiah and the prophet Isaiah, son of Amoz, prayed about this and called to heaven.

2 Chronicles 32:24

 24In those days Hezekiah became sick and was about to die. He prayed to the LORD, who answered him and gave him a miraculous sign.

2 Chronicles 33:13

 13He prayed to the LORD, and the LORD accepted his prayer and listened to his request. The LORD brought him back to his kingdom in Jerusalem. Then Manasseh knew that the LORD is God.

Ezra 6:10

 10Then they can offer sacrifices that please the God of heaven and pray for the life of the king and his sons.

Ezra 10:1

 1While Ezra was praying, confessing these sins, crying, and throwing himself down in front of God's temple, a large crowd of Israelite men, women, and children gathered around him. They also began to cry bitterly.

Nehemiah 1:4

 4When I heard this, I sat down and cried. I mourned for days. I continued to fast and pray to the God of heaven.

Nehemiah 1:6

 6Open your eyes, and pay close attention with your ears to what I, your servant, am praying. I am praying to you day and night about your servants the Israelites. I confess the sins that we Israelites have committed against you as well as the sins that my father's family and I have committed.

Nehemiah 2:4

 4"What do you want?" the king asked me. So I prayed to the God of heaven,

Nehemiah 4:4

 4Nehemiah prayed, "Our God, hear us. We are despised. Turn their insults back on them, and let them be robbed in the land where they are prisoners.

Nehemiah 4:9

 9But we prayed to our God and set guards to protect us day and night.

Nehemiah 6:14

 14Nehemiah prayed, "My God, remember what Tobiah and Sanballat have done. Also, remember the female prophet Noadiah and the rest of the prophets who have been trying to intimidate me."

Nehemiah 13:14

 14Nehemiah prayed, "Remember me for what I have done, my God, and don't wipe out the good things that I have done for your temple and for the worship that is held there."

Nehemiah 13:22

 22Then I told the Levites to cleanse themselves and guard the gates to keep the day of worship holy. Nehemiah prayed, "Remember me also for this, my God, and spare me, since you are very kind."

Nehemiah 13:29

 29Nehemiah prayed, "Remember them, my God, because they have contaminated the priestly office and the promise you made to the priests and Levites."

Nehemiah 13:31

 31I also arranged for delivering wood at regular times and for bringing the first produce to be harvested. Nehemiah prayed, "Remember me, my God, for my benefit."

Job 11:13

 13"If you want to set your heart right, then pray to him.

Job 21:15

 15Who is the Almighty that we should serve him? What do we gain if we pray to him?'

Job 22:27

 27You will pray to him, and he will listen to you, and you will keep your vow to him.

Job 33:26

 26They will pray to God, who will be pleased with them. They will see God's face and shout for joy as he restores their righteousness.

Job 42:8

 8So take seven young bulls and seven rams. Go to my servant Job, and make a burnt offering for yourselves. My servant Job will pray for you. Then I will accept his prayer not to treat you as godless fools. After all, you didn't speak what is right about me as my servant Job has done."

Job 42:10

 10After Job prayed for his friends, the LORD restored Job's prosperity and gave him twice as much as he had before.

Psalms 5:2

 2Pay attention to my cry for help, my king and my God, because I pray only to you.

Psalms 32:6

 6For this reason let all godly people pray to you when you may be found. Then raging floodwater will not reach them.

Psalms 44:20

 20If we forgot the name of our God or stretched out our hands to pray to another god,

Psalms 63:4

 4So I will thank you as long as I live. I will lift up my hands to pray in your name.

Psalms 72:15

 15May he live long. May the gold from Sheba be given to him. May the people pray for him continually. May they praise him all day long.

Psalms 99:6

 6Moses and Aaron were among his priests. Samuel was among those who prayed to him. They called to the LORD, and he answered them.

Psalms 109:4

 4In return for my love, they accuse me, but I pray for them.

Psalms 119:5

 5I pray that my ways may become firmly established so that I can obey your laws.

Psalms 122:6

 6Pray for the peace of Jerusalem: "May those who love you prosper.

Psalms 145:18

 18The LORD is near to everyone who prays to him, to every faithful person who prays to him.

Isaiah 16:12

 12When the people of Moab appear at the worship site, they will only wear themselves out. They will come into the holy place to pray, but they won't be able to.

Isaiah 37:4

 4The LORD your God may have heard the words of the field commander. His master, the king of Assyria, sent him to defy the living God. The LORD your God may punish him because of the message that the LORD your God heard. Pray for the few people who are left."

Isaiah 37:15

 15and prayed to the LORD,

Isaiah 37:21

 21Then Isaiah, son of Amoz, sent a message to Hezekiah, "This is what the LORD God of Israel says: You prayed to me about King Sennacherib of Assyria.

Isaiah 38:2

 2Hezekiah turned to the wall and prayed to the LORD.

Isaiah 43:22

 22Jacob, you have not prayed to me. Israel, you have grown tired of me.

Isaiah 44:17

 17But the rest of the wood they make into gods, carved statues. They bow to them and worship them. They pray to them, saying, "Rescue us, because you are our gods."

Isaiah 45:14

 14This is what the LORD says: The products from Egypt, the merchandise from Sudan, and the important Sabaeans will come to you. They will belong to you. They will follow you. They will come to you in chains. They will bow to you and pray to you, "Certainly God is with you alone, and there is no other God."

Isaiah 45:20

 20Come here, you refugees from the nations. Ignorant people carry wooden idols and pray to gods that cannot save anyone.

Jeremiah 7:16

 16"Jeremiah, don't pray for these people. Don't cry or pray for them. Don't plead with me, because I will not listen to you.

Jeremiah 11:14

 14Jeremiah, don't pray for these people. Don't cry or pray for them. I won't listen when they call to me for help in times of trouble.

Jeremiah 14:11

 11The LORD said to me, "Don't pray for the good of these people.

Jeremiah 29:7

 7Work for the good of the city where I've taken you as captives, and pray to the LORD for that city. When it prospers, you will also prosper.

Jeremiah 29:12

 12Then you will call to me. You will come and pray to me, and I will hear you.

Jeremiah 31:9

 9They will cry as they return. They will pray as I bring them back. I will lead them beside streams on a level path where they will not stumble. I will be a Father to Israel, and Ephraim will be my firstborn.

Jeremiah 32:16

 16"After I had given the copies to Baruch, son of Neriah, I prayed to the LORD. I prayed,

Jeremiah 37:3

 3King Zedekiah sent Jehucal (son of Shelemiah) and the priest Zephaniah (son of Maaseiah) to the prophet Jeremiah. They asked him, "Please pray to the LORD our God for us."

Jeremiah 42:2

 2They said to him, "Please listen to our request, and pray to the LORD your God for all of us who are left here. As you can see, there are only a few of us left.

Jeremiah 42:4

 4The prophet Jeremiah answered them, "I have listened to your request. I will pray to the LORD your God as you have requested, and I will tell you everything the LORD says. I won't keep anything from you."

Jeremiah 42:20

 20You only deceived yourselves when you sent me to the LORD your God and said, 'Pray to the LORD our God for us, and tell us everything that the LORD our God says, and we'll do it.'

Daniel 6:10-11

 10When Daniel learned that the document had been signed, he went to his house. An upper room in his house had windows that opened in the direction of Jerusalem. Three times each day he got down on his knees and prayed to his God. He had always praised God this way.

 11One of those times the men came in as a group and found Daniel praying and pleading to his God.

Daniel 6:13

 13They replied, "Your Majesty, Daniel, one of the captives from Judah, refuses to obey your order or the decree that you signed. He prays three times each day."

Daniel 9:3-4

 3So I turned to the Lord God and looked to him for help. I prayed, pleaded, and fasted in sackcloth and ashes.

 4I prayed to the LORD my God. I confessed and said, "Lord, you are great and deserve respect as the only God. You keep your promise and show mercy to those who love you and obey your commandments.

Daniel 9:20-21

 20I continued to pray, confessing my sins and the sins of my people Israel. I humbly placed my request about my God's holy mountain in front of the LORD my God.  21While I was praying, the man Gabriel, whom I had seen in the first vision, came to me about the time of the evening sacrifice. He was exhausted.

Hosea 7:14

 14They don't pray to me sincerely, even though they cry in their beds and make cuts on their bodies while praying for grain and new wine. They have turned against me.

Jonah 1:6

 6The captain of the ship went to him and asked, "How can you sleep? Get up, and pray to your God. Maybe he will notice us, and we won't die."

Jonah 2:1-2

 1From inside the fish Jonah prayed to the LORD his God.  2Jonah prayed: "I called to the LORD in my distress, and he answered me. From the depths of my watery grave I cried for help, and you heard my cry.

Jonah 4:2

 2So he prayed to the LORD, "LORD, isn't this what I said would happen when I was still in my own country? That's why I tried to run to Tarshish in the first place. I knew that you are a merciful and compassionate God, patient, and always ready to forgive and to reconsider your threats of destruction.

Matthew 5:44

 44But I tell you this: Love your enemies, and pray for those who persecute you.

Matthew 6:5-7

 5"When you pray, don't be like hypocrites. They like to stand in synagogues and on street corners to pray so that everyone can see them. I can guarantee this truth: That will be their only reward.  6When you pray, go to your room and close the door. Pray privately to your Father who is with you. Your Father sees what you do in private. He will reward you.  7"When you pray, don't ramble like heathens who think they'll be heard if they talk a lot.

Matthew 6:9

 9"This is how you should pray: Our Father in heaven, let your name be kept holy.

Matthew 14:23

 23After sending the people away, he went up a mountain to pray by himself. When evening came, he was there alone.

Matthew 19:13

 13Then some people brought little children to Jesus to have him bless them and pray for them. But the disciples told the people not to do that.

Matthew 24:20

 20Pray that it will not be winter or a day of worship when you flee.

Matthew 26:36

 36Then Jesus went with the disciples to a place called Gethsemane. He said to them, "Stay here while I go over there and pray."

Matthew 26:39

 39After walking a little farther, he quickly bowed with his face to the ground and prayed, "Father, if it's possible, let this cup of suffering be taken away from me. But let your will be done rather than mine."

Matthew 26:41-42

 41Stay awake, and pray that you won't be tempted. You want to do what's right, but you're weak."  42Then he went away a second time and prayed, "Father, if this cup cannot be taken away unless I drink it, let your will be done."

Matthew 26:44

 44After leaving them again, he went away and prayed the same prayer a third time.

Mark 1:35

 35In the morning, long before sunrise, Jesus went to a place where he could be alone to pray.

Mark 6:46

 46After saying goodbye to them, he went up a mountain to pray.

Mark 11:24-25

 24That's why I tell you to have faith that you have already received whatever you pray for, and it will be yours.  25Whenever you pray, forgive anything you have against anyone. Then your Father in heaven will forgive your failures."

Mark 13:18

 18Pray that it will not be in winter.

Mark 14:32

 32Then they came to a place called Gethsemane. He said to his disciples, "Stay here while I pray."

Mark 14:35

 35After walking a little farther, he fell to the ground and prayed that if it were possible he might not have to suffer what was ahead of him.

Mark 14:38-39

 38Stay awake, and pray that you won't be tempted. You want to do what's right, but you're weak."  39He went away again and prayed the same prayer as before.

Luke 1:10

 10All the people were praying outside while he was burning incense.

Luke 2:37

 37and she had been a widow for 84 years. Anna never left the temple courtyard but worshiped day and night by fasting and praying.

Luke 3:21

 21When all the people were baptized, Jesus, too, was baptized. While he was praying, heaven opened,

Luke 6:12

 12At that time Jesus went to a mountain to pray. He spent the whole night in prayer to God.

Luke 6:28

 28Bless those who curse you. Pray for those who insult you.

Luke 9:18

 18Once when Jesus was praying privately and his disciples were with him, he asked them, "Who do people say I am?"

Luke 9:28-29

 28About eight days after he had said this, Jesus took Peter, John, and James with him and went up a mountain to pray.  29While Jesus was praying, the appearance of his face changed, and his clothes became dazzling white.

Luke 11:1-2

 1Once Jesus was praying in a certain place. When he stopped praying, one of his disciples said to him, "Lord, teach us to pray as John taught his disciples."  2Jesus told them, "When you pray, say this: Father, let your name be kept holy. Let your kingdom come.

Luke 18:1

 1Jesus used this illustration with his disciples to show them that they need to pray all the time and never give up.

Luke 18:10-11

 10He said, "Two men went into the temple courtyard to pray. One was a Pharisee, and the other was a tax collector.  11The Pharisee stood up and prayed, 'God, I thank you that I'm not like other people! I'm not a robber or a dishonest person. I haven't committed adultery. I'm not even like this tax collector.

Luke 21:36

 36Be alert at all times. Pray so that you have the power to escape everything that is about to happen and to stand in front of the Son of Man."

Luke 22:32

 32But I have prayed for you, Simon, that your faith will not fail. So when you recover, strengthen the other disciples."

Luke 22:40-41

 40When he arrived, he said to them, "Pray that you won't be tempted."  41Then he withdrew from them about a stone's throw, knelt down, and prayed,

Luke 22:44

 44So he prayed very hard in anguish. His sweat became like drops of blood falling to the ground.

Luke 22:46

 46He said to them, "Why are you sleeping? Get up, and pray that you won't be tempted."

John 17:9

 9"I pray for them. I'm not praying for the world but for those you gave me, because they are yours.

John 17:20-21

 20"I'm not praying only for them. I'm also praying for those who will believe in me through their message.  21I pray that all of these people continue to have unity in the way that you, Father, are in me and I am in you. I pray that they may be united with us so that the world will believe that you have sent me.

Acts 1:24

 24Then they prayed, "Lord, you know everyone's thoughts. Show us which of these two you have chosen.

Acts 4:24

 24When the apostles heard this, they were united and loudly prayed to God, "Master, you made the sky, the land, the sea, and everything in them.

Acts 4:31

 31When the apostles had finished praying, their meeting place shook. All of them were filled with the Holy Spirit and continued to speak the word of God boldly.

Acts 6:4

 4However, we will devote ourselves to praying and to serving in ways that are related to the word."

Acts 6:6

 6The disciples had these men stand in front of the apostles, who prayed and placed their hands on these seven men.

Acts 8:15

 15Peter and John went to Samaria and prayed that the Samaritans would receive the Holy Spirit.

Acts 8:24

 24Simon answered, "Pray to the Lord for me that none of the things you said will happen to me."

Acts 9:11

 11The Lord told him, "Get up! Go to Judas' house on Straight Street, and ask for a man named Saul from the city of Tarsus. He's praying.

Acts 9:40

 40Peter made everyone leave the room. He knelt and prayed. Then he turned toward the body and said, "Tabitha, get up!" Tabitha opened her eyes, saw Peter, and sat up.

Acts 10:2

 2He and everyone in his home were devout and respected God. Cornelius gave many gifts to poor Jewish people and always prayed to God.

Acts 10:9

 9Around noon the next day, while Cornelius' men were on their way and coming close to Joppa, Peter went on the roof to pray.

Acts 10:30

 30Cornelius answered, "Four days ago I was praying at home. It was at this same time, three o'clock in the afternoon. Suddenly, a man dressed in radiant clothes stood in front of me.

Acts 11:5

 5"I was praying in the city of Joppa when I fell into a trance. I saw something like a large linen sheet being lowered by its four corners from the sky. The sheet came near me.

Acts 12:5

 5So Peter was kept in prison, but the church was praying very hard to God for him.

Acts 12:12

 12When Peter realized what had happened, he went to the home of Mary, the mother of John Mark. Many people had gathered at her home and were praying.

Acts 13:3

 3After fasting and praying, Simeon, Lucius, and Manaen placed their hands on Barnabas and Saul, and released them from their work in Antioch.

Acts 16:25

25Around midnight Paul and Silas were praying and singing hymns of praise to God. The other prisoners were listening to them.

Acts 20:36

 36When Paul had finished speaking, he knelt down and prayed with all of them.

Acts 21:5

 5When our time was up, we started on our way. All of them with their wives and children accompanied us out of the city. We knelt on the beach, prayed,

Acts 22:17

 17"After that, I returned to Jerusalem. While I was praying in the temple courtyard, I fell into a trance

Acts 27:29

 29Fearing we might hit rocks, they dropped four anchors from the back of the ship and prayed for morning to come.

Acts 28:8

 8His father happened to be sick in bed. He was suffering from fever and dysentery. Paul went to him, prayed, placed his hands on him, and made him well.

Romans 1:10

 10every time I pray. I ask that somehow God will now at last make it possible for me to visit you.

Romans 8:26

 26At the same time the Spirit also helps us in our weakness, because we don't know how to pray for what we need. But the Spirit intercedes along with our groans that cannot be expressed in words.

Romans 12:12

 12Be happy in your confidence, be patient in trouble, and pray continually.

Romans 15:30-32

 30Brothers and sisters, I encourage you through our Lord Jesus Christ and by the love that the Spirit creates, to join me in my struggle. Pray to God for me  31that I will be rescued from those people in Judea who refuse to believe. Pray that God's people in Jerusalem will accept the help I bring.  32Also pray that by the will of God I may come to you with joy and be refreshed when I am with you.

1 Corinthians 11:4-5

 4Every man who covers his head when he prays or speaks what God has revealed dishonors the one who has authority over him.  5Every woman who prays or speaks what God has revealed and has her head uncovered while she speaks dishonors the one who has authority over her. She is like the woman who has her head shaved.

1 Corinthians 11:13

 13Judge your own situation. Is it proper for a woman to pray to God with her head uncovered?

1 Corinthians 14:13-15

 13So the person who speaks in another language should pray for an interpretation of what he says.  14If I pray in another language, my spirit prays, but my mind is not productive.

 15So what does this mean? It means that I will pray with my spirit, and I will pray with my mind. I will sing psalms with my spirit, and I will sing psalms with my mind.

2 Corinthians 1:11

 11since you are also joining to help us when you pray for us. Then many people will thank God for the favor he will show us because many people prayed for us.

2 Corinthians 9:14

 14With deep affection they will pray for you because of the extreme kindness that God has shown you.

2 Corinthians 13:7

 7We pray to God that you won't do anything wrong. It's not that we want to prove that we've passed the test. Rather, we want you to do whatever is right, even if we seem to have failed.

2 Corinthians 13:9

 9We're glad when we are weak and you are strong. We are also praying for your improvement.

Ephesians 1:17

 17I pray that the glorious Father, the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, would give you a spirit of wisdom and revelation as you come to know Christ better.

Ephesians 3:16-17

 16I'm asking God to give you a gift from the wealth of his glory. I pray that he would give you inner strength and power through his Spirit.  17Then Christ will live in you through faith. I also pray that love may be the ground into which you sink your roots and on which you have your foundation.

Ephesians 3:19

 19You will know Christ's love, which goes far beyond any knowledge. I am praying this so that you may be completely filled with God.

Ephesians 6:18-20

 18Pray in the Spirit in every situation. Use every kind of prayer and request there is. For the same reason be alert. Use every kind of effort and make every kind of request for all of God's people.

 19Also pray that God will give me the right words to say. Then I will speak boldly when I reveal the mystery of the Good News.  20Because I have already been doing this as Christ's representative, I am in prison. So pray that I speak about this Good News as boldly as I have to.

Philippians 1:4

 4Every time I pray for all of you, I do it with joy.

Philippians 1:9

 9I pray that your love will keep on growing because of your knowledge and insight.

Colossians 1:9

 9For this reason we have not stopped praying for you since the day we heard about you. We ask God to fill you with the knowledge of his will through every kind of spiritual wisdom and insight.

Colossians 4:2-4

 2Keep praying. Pay attention when you offer prayers of thanksgiving.  3At the same time also pray for us. Pray that God will give us an opportunity to speak the word so that we may tell the mystery about Christ. It is because of this mystery that I am a prisoner.  4Pray that I may make this mystery as clear as possible. This is what I have to do.

Colossians 4:12

 12Epaphras, a servant of Christ Jesus from your city, greets you. He always prays intensely for you. He prays that you will continue to be mature and completely convinced of everything that God wants.

1 Thessalonians 3:10-12

 10We pray very hard night and day that we may see you again so that we can supply whatever you still need for your faith.

 11We pray that God our Father and the Lord Jesus will guide us to you.  12We also pray that the Lord will greatly increase your love for each other and for everyone else, just as we love you.

1 Thessalonians 5:17

 17Never stop praying.

1 Thessalonians 5:25

 25Brothers and sisters, pray for us.

2 Thessalonians 1:11

 11With this in mind, we always pray that our God will make you worthy of his call. We also pray that through his power he will help you accomplish every good desire and help you do everything your faith produces.

2 Thessalonians 3:1-2

 1Finally, brothers and sisters, pray that we spread the Lord's word rapidly and that it will be honored the way it was among you.  2Also pray that we may be rescued from worthless and evil people, since not everyone shares our faith.

1 Timothy 2:2

 2for rulers, and for everyone who has authority over us. Pray for these people so that we can have a quiet and peaceful life always lived in a godly and reverent way.

1 Timothy 5:5

 5A widow who has no family has placed her confidence in God by praying and asking for his help night and day.

2 Timothy 4:16

 16At my first hearing no one stood up in my defense. Everyone abandoned me. I pray that it won't be held against them.

Philemon 6

 6As you share the faith you have in common with others, I pray that you may come to have a complete knowledge of every blessing we have in Christ.

Hebrews 5:7

 7During his life on earth, Jesus prayed to God, who could save him from death. He prayed and pleaded with loud crying and tears, and he was heard because of his devotion to God.

Hebrews 13:18

 18Pray for us. We are sure that our consciences are clear because we want to live honorably in every way.

James 4:2-3

 2You want what you don't have, so you commit murder. You're determined to have things, but you can't get what you want. You quarrel and fight. You don't have the things you want, because you don't pray for them.  3When you pray for things, you don't get them because you want them for the wrong reason--for your own pleasure.

James 5:13-14

 13If any of you are having trouble, pray. If you are happy, sing psalms.  14If you are sick, call for the church leaders. Have them pray for you and anoint you with olive oil in the name of the Lord.

James 5:16-18

 16So admit your sins to each other, and pray for each other so that you will be healed. Prayers offered by those who have God's approval are effective.  17Elijah was human like us. Yet, when he prayed that it wouldn't rain, no rain fell on the ground for three-and-a-half years.  18Then he prayed again. It rained, and the ground produced crops.

1 Peter 4:7

 7The end of everything is near. Therefore, practice self-control, and keep your minds clear so that you can pray.

1 John 5:16

 16If you see another believer committing a sin that doesn't lead to death, you should pray that God would give that person life. This is true for those who commit sins that don't lead to death. There is a sin that leads to death. I'm not telling you to pray about that.

3 John 2

 2Dear friend, I know that you are spiritually well. I pray that you're doing well in every other way and that you're healthy.

Jude 20

 20Dear friends, use your most holy faith to grow. Pray with the Holy Spirit's help.

PRAYER

Genesis 25:21

21Isaac prayed to the LORD for his wife because she was childless. The LORD answered his prayer, and his wife Rebekah became pregnant.

Genesis 30:6

 6Rachel said, "Now God has judged in my favor. He has heard my prayer and has given me a son." So she named him Dan He Judges.

Genesis 30:17

 17God answered Leah's prayer. She became pregnant and gave birth to her fifth son for Jacob.

Genesis 30:22

 22Then God remembered Rachel. God answered her prayer and made it possible for her to have children.

Genesis 47:31

 31"Swear to me," he said. So Joseph swore to him. Then Israel bowed down in prayer with his face at the head of his bed.

Exodus 9:29

 29Moses replied, "As soon as I'm out of the city, I'll spread out my hands to the LORD in prayer. The thunder will stop, and there will be no more hail. This is how you will know that the earth belongs to the LORD.

Exodus 9:33

 33As soon as he left Pharaoh and went out of the city, Moses spread out his hands to the LORD in prayer. The thunder and the hail stopped, and no more rain came pouring down on the ground.

2 Samuel 7:27

 27You, LORD of Armies, God of Israel, have revealed it especially to me, saying, 'I will build a house for you.' That is why I have found the courage to offer this prayer to you.

2 Samuel 21:14

 14Then they buried the bones of Saul and his son Jonathan in the land of Benjamin, in Zela, in the tomb of Saul's father Kish. They did everything the king ordered. After that, God answered the prayers for the land.

2 Samuel 24:25

 25David built an altar for the LORD there and sacrificed burnt offerings and fellowship offerings. So the LORD heard the prayers for the country, and the plague on Israel stopped.

1 Kings 8:28

 28Nevertheless, my LORD God, please pay attention to my prayer for mercy. Listen to my cry for help as I pray to you today.

1 Kings 8:38

 38hear every prayer for mercy, made by one person or by all the people in Israel, whose consciences bother them, who stretch out their hands toward this temple.

1 Kings 8:45

 45then hear their prayer for mercy in heaven, and do what is right for them.

1 Kings 8:49

 49then in heaven, the place where you live, hear their prayer for mercy. Do what is right for them.

1 Kings 8:54

 54When Solomon finished praying this prayer for mercy to the LORD, he stood in front of the LORD's altar, where he had been kneeling with his hands stretched out toward heaven.

1 Kings 9:3

 3The LORD said to him, "I have heard your prayer for mercy that you made to me. I have declared that this temple which you have built is holy so that my name may be placed there forever. My eyes and my heart will always be there.

2 Kings 16:15

 15King Ahaz gave this command to the priest Urijah: "On this great altar you must burn the morning burnt offerings and the evening grain offering, the king's burnt offerings and grain offerings, and the burnt offerings, grain offerings, and wine offerings of all the people of the land. Sprinkle all the blood of the burnt offerings and other sacrifices on it. I will use the bronze altar for prayer."

2 Kings 20:5

 5"Go back and say to Hezekiah, leader of my people, 'This is what the LORD God of your ancestor David says: I've heard your prayer. I've seen your tears. Now I'm going to heal you. The day after tomorrow you will go to the LORD's temple.

1 Chronicles 5:20

 20and received help while fighting them. Hagar's descendants and the nations with them were handed over to Reuben's descendants. They had called out to God during the battle, and he answered their prayers because they trusted him.

1 Chronicles 16:4

 4David appointed some Levites to serve in front of the LORD's ark by offering prayers, thanks, and praise to the LORD God of Israel.

2 Chronicles 6:19

 19Nevertheless, my LORD God, please pay attention to my prayer for mercy. Listen to my cry for help as I pray to you.

2 Chronicles 6:29

 29hear every prayer for mercy made by one person or by all the people in Israel, all who know suffering or pain, who stretch out their hands toward this temple.

2 Chronicles 6:35

 35then hear their prayer for mercy in heaven, and do what is right for them.

2 Chronicles 6:39-40

 39then in heaven, the place where you live, hear their prayer for mercy. Do what is right for them. Forgive your people, who have sinned against you.  40"Finally, my God, may your eyes be open and your ears attentive to the prayers offered in this place.

2 Chronicles 7:12

 12Then the LORD appeared to him at night. He said to Solomon, "I have heard your prayer and have chosen this place for myself as a temple for sacrifices.

2 Chronicles 7:14-15

 14However, if my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves, pray, search for me, and turn from their evil ways, then I will hear their prayer from heaven, forgive their sins, and heal their country.  15My eyes will be open, and my ears will pay attention to those prayers at this place.

2 Chronicles 30:27

 27Then the Levitical priests blessed the people. Their voices were heard, and their prayers went to God's holy place in heaven.

2 Chronicles 33:13

 13He prayed to the LORD, and the LORD accepted his prayer and listened to his request. The LORD brought him back to his kingdom in Jerusalem. Then Manasseh knew that the LORD is God.

2 Chronicles 33:18-19

 18Everything else about Manasseh--including his prayer to his God and the words that the seers spoke to him in the name of the LORD God of Israel--are in the records of the kings of Israel.  19His prayer and how God accepted it are written in the records of Hozai. The things he did before he humbled himself are also written there. This includes all his sins and unfaithfulness and the places where he built illegal worship sites and set up idols and poles dedicated to the goddess Asherah.

Ezra 8:23

 23So we fasted and asked our God for a safe journey, and he answered our prayer.

Ezra 9:5

 5At the evening sacrifice I got up from my misery, and with my clothes torn, I knelt down, stretched out my hands to the LORD my God in prayer,

Nehemiah 1:11

 11Lord, please pay attention to my prayer and to the prayers of all your other servants who want to worship your name. Please give me success today and make this man, King Artaxerxes, show me compassion." I was cupbearer to the king at this time.

Nehemiah 11:17

 17Mattaniah was the son of Mica, who was the son of Zabdi, who was the son of Asaph, the leader who led the prayer of thanksgiving. The Levite leader Bakbukiah was the second-in-command among his relatives; and so was Abda who was the son of Shammua, who was the son of Galal, who was the son of Jeduthum.

Job 6:8

 8"How I wish that my prayer would be answered-- that God would give me what I'm hoping for,

Job 16:17

 17although my hands have done nothing violent, and my prayer is sincere.

Job 24:12

 12Those dying in the city groan. Wounded people cry for help, but God pays no attention to their prayers.

Job 42:8-9

 8So take seven young bulls and seven rams. Go to my servant Job, and make a burnt offering for yourselves. My servant Job will pray for you. Then I will accept his prayer not to treat you as godless fools. After all, you didn't speak what is right about me as my servant Job has done."  9Then Eliphaz of Teman, Bildad of Shuah, and Zophar of Naama went and did what the LORD had told them to do. And the LORD accepted Job's prayer.

Psalms 4:1

 1Answer me when I call, O God of my righteousness. You have freed me from my troubles. Have pity on me, and hear my prayer!

Psalms 6:9

 9The LORD has heard my plea for mercy. The LORD accepts my prayer.

Psalms 17:1

 1Hear my plea for justice, O LORD. Pay attention to my cry. Open your ears to my prayer, which comes from lips free from deceit.

Psalms 21:2

 2You gave him his heart's desire. You did not refuse the prayer from his lips. Selah

Psalms 28:2

 2Hear my prayer for mercy when I call to you for help, when I lift my hands toward your most holy place.

Psalms 28:6

 6Thank the LORD! He has heard my prayer for mercy!

Psalms 35:13

 13But when they were sick, I wore sackcloth. I humbled myself with fasting. When my prayer returned unanswered,

Psalms 39:12

 12Listen to my prayer, O LORD. Open your ear to my cry for help. Do not be deaf to my tears, for I am a foreign resident with you, a stranger like all my ancestors.

Psalms 42:8

 8The LORD commands his mercy during the day, and at night his song is with me-- a prayer to the God of my life.

Psalms 54:2

 2O God, hear my prayer, and open your ears to the words from my mouth.

Psalms 55:1

 1Open your ears to my prayer, O God. Do not hide from my plea for mercy.

Psalms 61:1

 1Listen to my cry for help, O God. Pay attention to my prayer.

Psalms 65:2

 2You are the one who hears prayers. Everyone will come to you.

Psalms 66:19-20

 19But God has heard me. He has paid attention to my prayer.  20Thanks be to God, who has not rejected my prayer or taken away his mercy from me.

Psalms 68:31

 31Ambassadors will come from Egypt. Sudan will stretch out its hands to God in prayer.

Psalms 69:13

 13May my prayer come to you at an acceptable time, O LORD. O God, out of the greatness of your mercy, answer me with the truth of your salvation.

Psalms 72:20

 20The prayers by David, son of Jesse, end here.

Psalms 77:2

 2On the day I was in trouble, I went to the Lord for help. At night I stretched out my hands in prayer without growing tired. Yet, my soul refused to be comforted.

Psalms 80:4

 4O LORD God, commander of armies, how long will you smolder in anger against the prayer of your people?

Psalms 84:8

 8O LORD God, commander of armies, hear my prayer. Open your ears, O God of Jacob. Selah

Psalms 86:6

 6Open your ears to my prayer, O LORD. Pay attention when I plead for mercy.

Psalms 88:2

 2Let my prayer come into your presence. Turn your ear to hear my cries.

Psalms 88:9

 9My eyes grow weak because of my suffering. All day long I call out to you, O LORD. I stretch out my hands to you in prayer.

Psalms 88:13

 13I cry out to you for help, O LORD, and in the morning my prayer will come into your presence.

Psalms 102:1

 1O LORD, hear my prayer, and let my cry for help come to you.

Psalms 102:17

 17He will turn his attention to the prayers of those who have been abandoned. He will not despise their prayers.

Psalms 109:7

 7When he stands trial, let him be found guilty. Let his prayer be considered sinful.

Psalms 119:48

 48I lift my hands in prayer because of your commandments, which I love. I will reflect on your laws.

Psalms 141:2

 2Let my prayer be accepted as sweet-smelling incense in your presence. Let the lifting up of my hands in prayer be accepted as an evening sacrifice.

Psalms 141:5

 5A righteous person may strike me or correct me out of kindness. It is like lotion for my head. My head will not refuse it, because my prayer is directed against evil deeds.

Psalms 143:1

 1O LORD, listen to my prayer. Open your ears to hear my urgent requests. Answer me because you are faithful and righteous.

Psalms 143:6

 6I stretch out my hands to you in prayer. Like parched land, my soul thirsts for you. Selah

Proverbs 15:8

 8A sacrifice brought by wicked people is disgusting to the LORD, but the prayers of decent people please him.

Proverbs 15:29

 29The LORD is far from wicked people, but he hears the prayers of righteous people.

Proverbs 28:9

 9Surely the prayer of someone who refuses to listen to God's teachings is disgusting.

Proverbs 31:2

 2"What, my son? What, son to whom I gave birth? What, son of my prayers?

Isaiah 1:15

 15So when you stretch out your hands in prayer, I will turn my eyes away from you. Even though you offer many prayers, I will not listen because your hands are covered with blood.

Isaiah 19:22

 22The LORD will strike Egypt with a plague. When he strikes them, he will also heal them. Then they will come back to the LORD. And he will respond to their prayers and heal them.

Isaiah 38:5

 5"Go and say to Hezekiah, 'This is what the LORD God of your ancestor David says: I've heard your prayer. I've seen your tears. I'm going to give you 15 more years to live.

Isaiah 56:7

 7Then I will bring them to my holy mountain and make them happy in my house of prayer. Their burnt offerings and their sacrifices will be acceptable on my altar, because my house will be called a house of prayer for all nations.

Jeremiah 36:7

 7Maybe their prayers will come into the LORD's presence, and they will turn from their evil ways. The LORD has threatened these people with his terrifying anger and fury."

Lamentations 2:19

 19Get up! Cry out at night, every hour on the hour. Pour your heart out like water in the presence of the LORD. Lift up your hands to him in prayer for the life of your little children who faint from hunger at every street corner."

Lamentations 3:8

 8Even when I cry and call for help, he shuts out my prayer.

Lamentations 3:44

 44You covered yourself with a cloud so that no prayer could get through it.

Daniel 9:17

 17"Our God, listen to my prayer and request. For your own sake, Lord, look favorably on your holy place, which is lying in ruins.

Daniel 10:12

 12He told me, "Don't be afraid, Daniel. God has heard everything that you said ever since the first day you decided to humble yourself in front of your God so that you could learn to understand things. I have come in response to your prayer.

Hosea 2:21

 21"On that day I will answer your prayers," declares the LORD. "I will speak to the sky, it will speak to the earth,

Jonah 2:7

 7"As my life was slipping away, I remembered the LORD. My prayer came to you in your holy temple.

Habakuk 3:1

 1A prayer of the prophet Habakkuk; according to shigionoth.

Matthew 21:13

 13He told them, "Scripture says, 'My house will be called a house of prayer,' but you're turning it into a gathering place for thieves!"

Matthew 21:22

 22Have faith that you will receive whatever you ask for in prayer."

Matthew 26:27

 27Then he took a cup and spoke a prayer of thanksgiving. He gave it to them and said, "Drink from it, all of you.

Matthew 26:44

 44After leaving them again, he went away and prayed the same prayer a third time.

Mark 9:29

 29He told them, "This kind of spirit can be forced out only by prayer."

Mark 11:17

 17Then he taught them by saying, "Scripture says, 'My house will be called a house of prayer for all nations,' but you have turned it into a gathering place for thieves."

Mark 12:40

 40They rob widows by taking their houses and then say long prayers to make themselves look good. The scribes will receive the most severe punishment."

Mark 14:23

 23Then he took a cup, spoke a prayer of thanksgiving, and gave the cup to them. They all drank from it.

Mark 14:39

 39He went away again and prayed the same prayer as before.

Luke 1:13

 13The angel said to him, "Don't be afraid, Zechariah! God has heard your prayer. Your wife Elizabeth will have a son, and you will name him John.

Luke 5:16

 16But he would go away to places where he could be alone for prayer.

Luke 5:33

 33They said to him, "John's disciples frequently fast and say prayers, and so do the disciples of the Pharisees. But your disciples eat and drink."

Luke 6:12

 12At that time Jesus went to a mountain to pray. He spent the whole night in prayer to God.

Luke 19:46

 46He said to them, "Scripture says, 'My house will be a house of prayer,' but you have turned it into a gathering place for thieves."

Luke 20:47

 47They rob widows by taking their houses and then say long prayers to make themselves look good. The scribes will receive the most severe punishment."

Luke 22:17

 17Then he took a cup and spoke a prayer of thanksgiving. He said, "Take this, and share it.

Luke 22:19

 19Then Jesus took bread and spoke a prayer of thanksgiving. He broke the bread, gave it to them, and said, "This is my body, which is given up for you. Do this to remember me."

Luke 22:45

 45When Jesus ended his prayer, he got up and went to the disciples. He found them asleep and overcome with sadness.

John 18:1

 1After Jesus finished his prayer, he went with his disciples to the other side of the Kidron Valley. They entered the garden that was there.

Acts 1:14

 14The apostles had a single purpose as they devoted themselves to prayer. They were joined by some women, including Mary (the mother of Jesus), and they were joined by his brothers.

Acts 2:42

 42The disciples were devoted to the teachings of the apostles, to fellowship, to the breaking of bread, and to prayer.

Acts 3:1

 1Peter and John were going to the temple courtyard for the three o'clock prayer.

Acts 10:4

 4He stared at the angel and was terrified. Cornelius asked the angel, "What do you want, sir?" The angel answered him, "God is aware of your prayers and your gifts to the poor, and he has remembered you.

Acts 10:31

 31He said to me, 'Cornelius, God has heard your prayer and has remembered your gifts to the poor.

Acts 14:23

 23They had the disciples in each church choose spiritual leaders, and with prayer and fasting they entrusted the leaders to the Lord in whom they believed.

Acts 16:13

 13On the day of worship we went out of the city to a place along the river where we thought Jewish people gathered for prayer. We sat down and began talking to the women who had gathered there.

Acts 16:16

 16One day when we were going to the place of prayer, a female servant met us. She was possessed by an evil spirit that told fortunes. She made a lot of money for her owners by telling fortunes.

Romans 10:1

 1Brothers and sisters, my heart's desire and prayer to God on behalf of the Jewish people is that they would be saved.

1 Corinthians 7:5

 5Don't withhold yourselves from each other unless you agree to do so for a set time to devote yourselves to prayer. Then you should get back together so that Satan doesn't use your lack of self-control to tempt you.

1 Corinthians 11:24

 24and spoke a prayer of thanksgiving. He broke the bread and said, "This is my body, which is given for you. Do this to remember me."

1 Corinthians 14:16-17

 16Otherwise, if you praise God only with your spirit, how can outsiders say "Amen!" to your prayer of thanksgiving? They don't know what you're saying.  17Your prayer of thanksgiving may be very good, but it doesn't help other people grow.

2 Corinthians 9:12

 12What you do to serve others not only provides for the needs of God's people, but also produces more and more prayers of thanksgiving to God.

Ephesians 1:16

 16I never stop thanking God for you. I always remember you in my prayers.

Ephesians 6:18

 18Pray in the Spirit in every situation. Use every kind of prayer and request there is. For the same reason be alert. Use every kind of effort and make every kind of request for all of God's people.

Philippians 1:19

 19for another reason. I know that I will be set free through your prayers and through the help that comes from the Spirit of Jesus Christ.

Philippians 4:6

 6Never worry about anything. But in every situation let God know what you need in prayers and requests while giving thanks.

Colossians 1:3

 3We always thank God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, in our prayers for you.

Colossians 4:2

 2Keep praying. Pay attention when you offer prayers of thanksgiving.

1 Thessalonians 1:2

 2We always thank God for all of you as we remember you in our prayers.

1 Timothy 2:1

 1First of all, I encourage you to make petitions, prayers, intercessions, and prayers of thanks for all people,

1 Timothy 2:8

 8I want men to offer prayers everywhere. They should raise their hands in prayer after putting aside their anger and any quarrels they have with anyone.

1 Timothy 4:3-5

 3They will try to stop others from getting married and from eating certain foods. God created food to be received with prayers of thanks by those who believe and know the truth.  4Everything God created is good. Nothing should be rejected if it is received with prayers of thanks.  5The word of God and prayer set it apart as holy.

2 Timothy 1:3

 3I constantly remember you in my prayers night and day when I thank God, whom I serve with a clear conscience as my ancestors did.

Philemon 4

 4Philemon, I always thank my God when I mention you in my prayers because

Philemon 22

 22One more thing--have a guest room ready for me. I hope that, because of your prayers, God will give me back to you.

Hebrews 13:19

 19I especially ask for your prayers so that I may come back to you soon.

James 5:15-16

 15(Prayers offered in faith will save those who are sick, and the Lord will cure them.) If you have sinned, you will be forgiven.  16So admit your sins to each other, and pray for each other so that you will be healed. Prayers offered by those who have God's approval are effective.

1 Peter 3:7

 7Husbands, in a similar way, live with your wives with understanding since they are weaker than you are. Honor your wives as those who share God's life-giving kindness so that nothing will interfere with your prayers.

1 Peter 3:12

 12The Lord's eyes are on those who do what he approves. His ears hear their prayer. The Lord confronts those who do evil."

Revelation of John 5:8

 8When the lamb had taken the scroll, the four living creatures and the 24 leaders bowed in front of him. Each held a harp and a gold bowl full of incense, the prayers of God's holy people.

Revelation of John 8:3-4

 3Another angel came with a gold incense burner and stood at the altar. He was given a lot of incense to offer on the gold altar in front of the throne. He offered it with the prayers of all of God's people.  4The smoke from the incense went up from the angel's hand to God along with the prayers of God's people.

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