12 Bible Verses about Fasting, Examples Of
Most Relevant Verses
When I heard these words, I sat down and wept. I mourned for a number of days, fasting and praying before the God of heaven.
“Go and assemble all the Jews who can be found in Susa and fast for me. Don’t eat or drink for three days, day or night. I and my female servants will also fast in the same way. After that, I will go to the king even if it is against the law. If I perish, I perish.”
So I turned my attention to the Lord God to seek Him by prayer and petitions, with fasting, sackcloth, and ashes.
and was a widow for 84 years. She did not leave the temple complex, serving God night and day with fasting and prayers.
As they were ministering to the Lord and fasting, the Holy Spirit said, “Set apart for Me Barnabas and Saul for the work I have called them to.”
by beatings, by imprisonments,
by riots, by labors,
by sleepless nights, by times of hunger,
labor and hardship,
many sleepless nights, hunger and thirst,
often without food, cold, and lacking clothing.