Most Relevant Verses
In the days of His flesh, He offered up both prayers and supplications with loud crying and tears to the One able to save Him from death, and He was heard because of His piety.
After He had sent the crowds away, He went up on the mountain by Himself to pray; and when it was evening, He was there alone.
In the early morning, while it was still dark, Jesus got up, left the house, and went away to a secluded place, and was praying there.
And He went a little beyond them, and fell on His face and prayed, saying, "My Father, if it is possible, let this cup pass from Me; yet not as I will, but as You will."
He went away again a second time and prayed, saying, "My Father, if this cannot pass away unless I drink it, Your will be done."
It happened that while Jesus was praying in a certain place, after He had finished, one of His disciples said to Him, "Lord, teach us to pray just as John also taught his disciples."
Ordering the people to sit down on the grass, He took the five loaves and the two fish, and looking up toward heaven, He blessed the food, and breaking the loaves He gave them to the disciples, and the disciples gave them to the crowds,
"Or do you think that I cannot appeal to My Father, and He will at once put at My disposal more than twelve legions of angels?
but I have prayed for you, that your faith may not fail; and you, when once you have turned again, strengthen your brothers."
Therefore, I will allot Him a portion with the great, And He will divide the booty with the strong; Because He poured out Himself to death, And was numbered with the transgressors; Yet He Himself bore the sin of many, And interceded for the transgressors.
Therefore He is able also to save forever those who draw near to God through Him, since He always lives to make intercession for them.
Jesus spoke these things; and lifting up His eyes to heaven, He said, "Father, the hour has come; glorify Your Son, that the Son may glorify You,
"I will ask the Father, and He will give you another Helper, that He may be with you forever;
"Even now I know that whatever You ask of God, God will give You."
who is the one who condemns? Christ Jesus is He who died, yes, rather who was raised, who is at the right hand of God, who also intercedes for us.
- Praying (94 instances)