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Summary

And when ye spread forth your hands, I will hide mine eyes from you: yea, when ye make many prayers, I will not hear: your hands are full of blood.

Make many prayers

Bible References

When

Isaiah 59:2
But your sinful acts have alienated you from your God; your sins have caused him to reject you and not listen to your prayers.
1 Kings 8:22
Solomon stood before the altar of the Lord in front of the entire assembly of Israel and spread out his hands toward the sky.
Ezra 9:5
At the time of the evening offering I got up from my self-abasement, with my tunic and robe torn, and then dropped to my knees and spread my hands to the Lord my God.
Job 27:8
For what hope does the godless have when he is cut off, when God takes away his life?
Psalm 66:18
If I had harbored sin in my heart, the Lord would not have listened.
Psalm 134:2
Lift your hands toward the sanctuary and praise the Lord!
Proverbs 1:28
Then they will call to me, but I will not answer; they will diligently seek me, but they will not find me.
Jeremiah 14:12
Even if they fast, I will not hear their cries for help. Even if they offer burnt offerings and grain offerings, I will not accept them. Instead, I will kill them through wars, famines, and plagues."
Ezekiel 8:17
He said to me, "Do you see, son of man? Is it a trivial thing that the house of Judah commits these abominations they are practicing here? For they have filled the land with violence and provoked me to anger still further. Look, they are putting the branch to their nose!
Micah 3:4
Someday these sinners will cry to the Lord for help, but he will not answer them. He will hide his face from them at that time, because they have done such wicked deeds."
Zechariah 7:13
"'It then came about that just as I cried out, but they would not obey, so they will cry out, but I will not listen,' the Lord Lord who rules over all had said.
Luke 13:25
Once the head of the house gets up and shuts the door, then you will stand outside and start to knock on the door and beg him, 'Lord, let us in!' But he will answer you, 'I don't know where you come from.'
1 Timothy 2:8
So I want the men to pray in every place, lifting up holy hands without anger or dispute.

Make many prayers

Matthew 6:7
When you pray, do not babble repetitiously like the Gentiles, because they think that by their many words they will be heard.
Matthew 23:14
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Your hands

Isaiah 59:2
But your sinful acts have alienated you from your God; your sins have caused him to reject you and not listen to your prayers.
Jeremiah 7:8
"'But just look at you! You are putting your confidence in a false belief that will not deliver you.
Micah 3:9
Listen to this, you leaders of the family of Jacob, you rulers of the nation of Israel! You hate justice and pervert all that is right.

General references

Psalm 18:41
They cry out, but there is no one to help them; they cry out to the Lord, but he does not answer them.
Isaiah 57:12
I will denounce your so-called righteousness and your deeds, but they will not help you.
Ezekiel 11:6
You have killed many people in this city; you have filled its streets with corpses.'
James 1:7
For that person must not suppose that he will receive anything from the Lord,

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