30 Bible Verses about

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Psalm 88:1

O LORD, the God of my salvation, I have cried out by day and in the night before You.

Psalm 116:2

Because He has inclined His ear to me, Therefore I shall call upon Him as long as I live.

Luke 18:1-8

Now He was telling them a parable to show that at all times they ought to pray and not to lose heart,

Luke 11:5-10

Then He said to them, "Suppose one of you has a friend, and goes to him at midnight and says to him, 'Friend, lend me three loaves;

Acts 1:14

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.

Genesis 18:23-33

Abraham came near and said, "Will You indeed sweep away the righteous with the wicked?

Genesis 32:24-32

Then Jacob was left alone, and a man wrestled with him until daybreak.

Deuteronomy 9:25-29

"So I fell down before the LORD the forty days and nights, which I did because the LORD had said He would destroy you.

Exodus 32:31-32

Then Moses returned to the LORD, and said, "Alas, this people has committed a great sin, and they have made a god of gold for themselves.

1 Samuel 1:10-11

She, greatly distressed, prayed to the LORD and wept bitterly.

James 5:17-18

Elijah was a man with a nature like ours, and he prayed earnestly that it would not rain, and it did not rain on the earth for three years and six months.

1 Kings 18:36-44

At the time of the offering of the evening sacrifice, Elijah the prophet came near and said, "O LORD, the God of Abraham, Isaac and Israel, today let it be known that You are God in Israel and that I am Your servant and I have done all these things at Your word.

Psalm 88:1-18

O LORD, the God of my salvation, I have cried out by day and in the night before You.

Psalm 119:147-149

I rise before dawn and cry for help; I wait for Your words.

Psalm 130:1-6

Out of the depths I have cried to You, O LORD.

Luke 22:42-44

saying, "Father, if You are willing, remove this cup from Me; yet not My will, but Yours be done."

Matthew 26:36-43

Then Jesus came with them to a place called Gethsemane, and said to His disciples, "Sit here while I go over there and pray."

Mark 14:32-40

They came to a place named Gethsemane; and He said to His disciples, "Sit here until I have prayed."

Psalm 37:7

Rest in the LORD and wait patiently for Him; Do not fret because of him who prospers in his way, Because of the man who carries out wicked schemes.

Psalm 38:15

For I hope in You, O LORD; You will answer, O Lord my God.

Isaiah 26:8

Indeed, while following the way of Your judgments, O LORD, We have waited for You eagerly; Your name, even Your memory, is the desire of our souls.

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