Prayer, In The Church
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These all with one mind were continually devoting themselves to prayer, along with the women, and Mary the mother of Jesus, and with His brothers.
They were continually devoting themselves to the apostles' teaching and to fellowship, to the breaking of bread and to prayer.
When they had been released, they went to their own companions and reported all that the chief priests and the elders had said to them.
When our days there were ended, we left and started on our journey, while they all, with wives and children, escorted us until we were out of the city After kneeling down on the beach and praying, we said farewell to one another.
While they were ministering to the Lord and fasting, the Holy Spirit said, "Set apart for Me Barnabas and Saul for the work to which I have called them."
And they prayed and said, "You, Lord, who know the hearts of all men, show which one of these two You have chosen
When they had appointed elders for them in every church, having prayed with fasting, they commended them to the Lord in whom they had believed.
They went on stoning Stephen as he called on the Lord and said, "Lord Jesus, receive my spirit!"
The crowd rose up together against them, and the chief magistrates tore their robes off them and proceeded to order them to be beaten with rods.
But Peter sent them all out and knelt down and prayed, and turning to the body, he said, "Tabitha, arise." And she opened her eyes, and when she saw Peter, she sat up.
Now in the neighborhood of that place were lands belonging to the leading man of the island, named Publius, who welcomed us and entertained us courteously three days.
Devote yourselves to prayer, keeping alert in it with an attitude of thanksgiving;
rejoicing in hope, persevering in tribulation, devoted to prayer,
With all prayer and petition pray at all times in the Spirit, and with this in view, be on the alert with all perseverance and petition for all the saints,
First of all, then, I urge that entreaties and prayers, petitions and thanksgivings, be made on behalf of all men,
The end of all things is near; therefore, be of sound judgment and sober spirit for the purpose of prayer.
praying at the same time for us as well, that God will open up to us a door for the word, so that we may speak forth the mystery of Christ, for which I have also been imprisoned;
and pray on my behalf, that utterance may be given to me in the opening of my mouth, to make known with boldness the mystery of the gospel,
Is anyone among you sick? Then he must call for the elders of the church and they are to pray over him, anointing him with oil in the name of the Lord;
If anyone sees his brother committing a sin not leading to death, he shall ask and God will for him give life to those who commit sin not leading to death There is a sin leading to death; I do not say that he should make request for this.
Therefore, confess your sins to one another, and pray for one another so that you may be healed The effective prayer of a righteous man can accomplish much.
Now I urge you, brethren, by our Lord Jesus Christ and by the love of the Spirit, to strive together with me in your prayers to God for me,
Every man who has something on his head while praying or prophesying disgraces his head.
Judge for yourselves: is it proper for a woman to pray to God with her head uncovered?
"Therefore, brethren, select from among you seven men of good reputation, full of the Spirit and of wisdom, whom we may put in charge of this task.
For this reason also, since the day we heard of it, we have not ceased to pray for you and to ask that you may be filled with the knowledge of His will in all spiritual wisdom and understanding,
do not cease giving thanks for you, while making mention of you in my prayers;
that He would grant you, according to the riches of His glory, to be strengthened with power through His Spirit in the inner man,
And this I pray, that your love may abound still more and more in real knowledge and all discernment,
To this end also we pray for you always, that our God will count you worthy of your calling, and fulfill every desire for goodness and the work of faith with power,