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46 Bible Verses about Praying For Others

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Jeremiah 11:14

"Jeremiah, don't pray for this people and don't cry or pray for them. I won't listen when they cry out to me because of their disaster.

Jeremiah 7:16

"As for you, don't pray on behalf of this people, don't cry or offer a petition for them, and don't plead with me, for I won't listen to you.

Jeremiah 14:11

Then the LORD told me, "Don't pray for the welfare of these people.

1 Samuel 12:23

Now as for me, far be it from me that I should sin against the LORD by ceasing to pray for you. I'll also instruct you in the way that is good and right.

1 John 5:16

If anyone sees his brother committing a sin that does not lead to death, he should pray that God would give him life. This applies to those who commit sins that do not lead to death. There is a sin that leads to death. I am not telling you to pray about that.

Luke 18:10

"Two men went up to the Temple to pray. One was a Pharisee, and the other was a tax collector.

Hebrews 13:19

I especially ask you to do this so that I may be brought back to you sooner.

2 Corinthians 9:14

And so in their prayers for you they will long for you because of God's exceptional grace that was shown to you.

John 17:9

"I am asking on their behalf. I am not asking on behalf of the world, but on behalf of those you gave me, because they are yours.

John 17:20

I ask not only on behalf of these men, but also on behalf of those who will believe in me through their message,

1 Corinthians 14:15

What does this mean? I will pray with my spirit, but I will also pray with my mind. I will sing psalms with my spirit, but I will also sing psalms with my mind.

Daniel 2:16

so Daniel went to ask Nebuchadnezzar for an appointment to see him, and it was granted him so that he could reveal the meaning to the king.

Romans 15:32

and that if it's God's will, I may come to you with joy and be refreshed together with you.

Luke 11:1

Once Jesus was praying in a certain place. After he had finished, one of his disciples told him, "Lord, teach us to pray, as John taught his disciples."

Daniel 2:17

Then Daniel went home and told his friends Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah about the king's command.

Luke 9:18

One day, while Jesus was praying privately and the disciples were with him, he asked them, "Who do the crowds say I am?"

2 Corinthians 13:7

We pray to God that you will not do anything wrong not to show that we have not failed the test, but so that you may do what is right, even if we seem to have failed.

Genesis 20:17

Then Abraham interceded with God, and God healed Abimelech, his wife, and his female servants so they could bear children,

1 Timothy 2:3

This is good and acceptable in the sight of God our Savior,

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Luke 6:27-28

"But I say to you who are listening: Love your enemies. Do good to those who hate you. Bless those who curse you, and pray for those who insult you.

Matthew 5:43-44

"You have heard that it was said, "You must love your neighbor' and hate your enemy. But I say to you, love your enemies, and pray for those who persecute you,

James 5:14-16

Is anyone among you sick? He should call for the elders of the church, and they should pray for him and anoint him with oil in the name of the Lord. And the prayer offered in faith will save the person who is sick. The Lord will raise him up, and if he has committed any sins, he will be forgiven. Therefore, make it your habit to confess your sins to one another and to pray for one another, so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective.

1 John 5:16

If anyone sees his brother committing a sin that does not lead to death, he should pray that God would give him life. This applies to those who commit sins that do not lead to death. There is a sin that leads to death. I am not telling you to pray about that.

More verses: 1 Timothy 2:1-3

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