Lifting Hands

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1 Timothy 2:8

I desire therefore that in every place men should pray, without anger or quarreling or resentment or doubt [in their minds], lifting up holy hands.

Leviticus 9:22

Then Aaron lifted his hands toward the people and blessed them, and came down [from the altar] after offering the sin offering, the burnt offering, and the peace offerings.

Exodus 17:11

When Moses held up his hand, Israel prevailed; and when he lowered his hand, Amalek prevailed.

1 Kings 8:22

Then Solomon stood [in the court] before the Lord's burnt offering altar in the presence of all the assembly of Israel, and spread forth his hands toward heaven

1 Kings 8:54

When Solomon finished offering all this prayer and supplication to the Lord, he arose from before the Lord's altar, where he had knelt with hands stretched toward heaven.

Nehemiah 8:6

And Ezra blessed the Lord, the great God. And all the people answered, Amen, Amen, lifting up their hands; and they bowed their heads and worshiped the Lord with faces to the ground.

Deuteronomy 32:40

For I lift up My hand to heaven and swear, As I live forever,

Psalm 119:48

My hands also will I lift up [in fervent supplication] to Your commandments, which I love, and I will meditate on Your statutes.

Psalm 28:2

Hear the voice of my supplication as I cry to You for help, as I lift up my hands toward Your innermost sanctuary (the Holy of Holies).

Psalm 141:2

Let my prayer be set forth as incense before You, the lifting up of my hands as the evening sacrifice.

Psalm 134:2

Lift up your hands in holiness and to the sanctuary and bless the Lord [affectionately and gratefully praise Him]!

Lamentations 2:19

Arise [from your bed], cry out in the night, at the beginning of the watches; pour out your heart like water before the face of the Lord. Lift up your hands toward Him for the lives of your young children, who faint from hunger at the head of every street.

Lamentations 3:41

Let us lift up our hearts and our hands [and then with them mount up in prayer] to God in heaven:

Ezra 9:5

At the evening sacrifice I arose from my depression, and, having rent my undergarment and my mantle, I fell on my knees and spread out my hands to the Lord my God,

Job 31:21

If I have lifted my hand against the fatherless when I saw [that the judges would be favorable and be] my help at the [council] gate,

Daniel 12:7

And I heard the man clothed in linen, who was above the waters of the river, when he held up his right and his left hand toward the heavens and swore by Him Who lives forever that it shall be for a time, times, and a half a time [or three and one-half years]; and when they have made an end of shattering and crushing the power of the holy people, all these things shall be finished.

Micah 5:9

Your hand will be lifted up above your adversaries, and all your enemies shall be cut off.

Habakkuk 3:10

The mountains saw You; they trembled and writhed [as if in pain]. The overflowing of the water passed by [as at the deluge]; the deep uttered its voice and lifted its hands on high.

Luke 24:50

Then He conducted them out as far as Bethany, and, lifting up His hands, He invoked a blessing on them.

Revelation 10:5

Then the [mighty] angel whom I had seen stationed on sea and land raised his right hand to heaven (the sky),

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