5 Bible Verses about Praying Amiss
Most Relevant Verses
You ask and do not receive, because you ask with wrong motives, so that you may spend it on your pleasures.
“Gather yourselves and come;
Draw near together, you fugitives of the nations;
They have no knowledge,
Who carry about their wooden idol
And pray to a god who cannot save.
Then the sailors became afraid and every man cried to his god, and they threw the cargo which was in the ship into the sea to lighten it for them. But Jonah had gone below into the hold of the ship, lain down and fallen sound asleep.