Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And the prayer of faith shall save the sick, and the Lord shall raise him up; and if he have committed sins, they shall be forgiven him.

Bible References

The prayer

James 5:13
If any one of you is in trouble, he should pray. If any one is in good spirits, he should sing a hymn.
James 1:6
But he must ask with faith, and without any doubt, for the man who doubts is like the billowing sea, driven and blown about by the wind.
Matthew 17:20
He said to them, "Because you have so little faith. For I tell you, if you have faith the size of a grain of mustard, you can say to this mountain, 'Move from here over to there!' and it will move, and nothing will be impossible for you."
Matthew 21:21
Jesus answered, "I tell you, if you have faith and have no doubt, you will not only do what I have done to the fig tree, but even if you say to this mountain, 'Get up and throw yourself into the sea,' it will be done.
Mark 11:22
Jesus answered and said to them, "Have faith in God!
Mark 16:17
And signs like these will attend those who believe: with my name they will drive out demons; they will speak in foreign tongues;
1 Corinthians 12:28
And God has placed people in the church, first as apostles, second as inspired preachers, third as teachers, then wonder-workers; then come ability to cure the sick, helpfulness, administration, ecstatic speaking.

If he

Matthew 9:2
Some people came bringing to him on a bed a man who was paralyzed. Seeing their faith, Jesus said to the man, "Courage, my son! Your sins are forgiven."
Mark 2:5
When Jesus saw their faith, he said to the paralytic, "My son, your sins are forgiven."
John 5:14
Afterward Jesus found him in the Temple, and said to him, "See! You are well again. Give up sin, or something worse may happen to you."
1 Corinthians 11:30
This is why many of you are sick and ill and a number have fallen asleep.
1 John 5:14
And we have confidence in him, that if we ask him for anything that is in accordance with his will, he will listen to us.