12 Bible Verses about Fasting, Examples Of
Most Relevant Verses
And it came to pass, when I heard these words, that I sat down and wept and mourned certain days and fasted and prayed before the God of the heavens
Go, gather together all the Jews that are present in Shushan and fast for me, and neither eat nor drink for three days, night or day; I also and my maidens will fast likewise; and so I will go in unto the king, even though this is not according to the law; and if I perish, I perish.
And I turned my face unto the Lord God, seeking him in prayer and supplication, in fasting and sackcloth, and ashes:
Then the disciples of John came to him, saying, Why do we and the Pharisees fast often, but thy disciples do not fast?
and she was a widow eighty-four years, who departed not from the temple, serving night and day with fastings and prayers.
As they ministered to the Lord and fasted, the Holy Spirit said, Separate me Barnabas and Saul for the work unto which I have called them.
in labour and travail, in many watches, in hunger and thirst, in many fasts, in cold and nakedness.