12 Bible Verses about Fasting, Examples Of
Most Relevant Verses
It happened, when I heard these words, that I sat down and wept, and mourned certain days; and I fasted and prayed before the God of heaven,
"Go, gather together all the Jews who are present in Shushan, and fast for me, and neither eat nor drink three days, night or day. I and my maidens will also fast the same way. Then I will go in to the king, which is against the law; and if I perish, I perish."
I set my face to the Lord God, to seek by prayer and petitions, with fasting and sackcloth and ashes.
and she had been a widow for about eighty-four years), who didn't depart from the temple, worshipping with fastings and petitions night and day.
As they served the Lord and fasted, the Holy Spirit said, "Separate Barnabas and Saul for me, for the work to which I have called them."
in labor and travail, in watchings often, in hunger and thirst, in fastings often, and in cold and nakedness.