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46 Bible Verses about Praying For Others

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Jeremiah 11:14

Therefore you must not pray for this people, and you must not lift up for them a cry of entreaty, or a prayer, for I [will] not listen in the time of their calling to me, in the time of their trouble.

Jeremiah 7:16

"And you, you must not pray for this people, and you must not lift up for them a cry of entreaty or a prayer, and you must not plead with me, for I [will] not hear you.

Jeremiah 14:11

So Yahweh said to me, "You must not pray for this people, for [their] happiness.

1 Samuel 12:23

Also, as for me, far be it from me {that I should sin} against Yahweh by ceasing to pray for you! I will instruct you in the good and righteous way.

1 John 5:16

If anyone should see his brother sinning a sin not [leading] to death, he should ask, and he will grant life to him, to those who sin not [leading] to death. ([There] is a sin [leading] to death; I do not say that he should ask about that.

Luke 18:10

"Two men went up to the temple to pray, one a Pharisee and the other a tax collector.

Matthew 6:5

And whenever you pray, do not be like the hypocrites, because they love to stand [and] pray in the synagogues and on the corners of the streets, in order that they may be seen by people. Truly I say to you, they have received their reward in full!

Hebrews 13:19

And I especially urge [you] to do this, so that I may be restored to you more quickly.

2 Corinthians 9:14

and [they are] longing for you in their prayers for you, because of the surpassing grace of God to you.

John 17:9

I am asking on behalf of them. I am not asking on behalf of the world, but on behalf of those whom you have given me, because they are yours,

John 17:20

"And I do not ask on behalf of these only, but also on behalf of those who believe in me through their word,

1 Corinthians 14:15

{Therefore what should I do}? I will pray with my spirit, but I will also pray with my mind. I will sing praise with my spirit, but I will also sing praise with my mind.

Daniel 2:16

And Daniel went in and requested from the king that he would give him time, and {he would tell the king} the explanation.

Luke 11:1

And it happened that while he was in a certain place praying, when he stopped a certain one of his disciples said to him, "Lord, teach us to pray, just as John also taught his disciples."

Daniel 2:17

Then Daniel went to his home, and he made the matter known to Hananiah, Mishael and Azariah, his companions,

Acts 10:31

and said, 'Cornelius, your prayer has been heard, and your charitable deeds have been remembered before God.

Luke 9:18

And it happened that while he was praying alone, the disciples were with him. And he asked them, saying, "Who do the crowds say [that] I am?"

2 Corinthians 13:7

Now we pray to God that you not do wrong in any way, not that we are seen as approved, but that you do what is good, even [though] we are [seen] as though unqualified.

Genesis 20:17

And Abraham prayed to God, and God healed Abimelech and his wife and his female servants so that they [could] bear children [again].

1 Timothy 2:3

This [is] good and acceptable before God our Savior,

Luke 6:12

Now it happened that in these days he went away to the mountain to pray, and was spending the whole night in prayer to God.

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Luke 6:27-28

"But to you who are listening I say: Love your enemies, do good to those who hate you, bless those who curse you, pray for those who mistreat you.

Matthew 5:43-44

"You have heard that it was said, '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 summon the elders of the church and they should pray over him, anointing him with olive oil in the name of the Lord. And the prayer of faith will save the one who is sick, and the Lord will raise him up, and if he has committed sins {he will be forgiven}. Therefore confess your sins to one another, and pray for one another, so that you may be healed. The effective prayer of a righteous person accomplishes much.

1 John 5:16

If anyone should see his brother sinning a sin not [leading] to death, he should ask, and he will grant life to him, to those who sin not [leading] to death. ([There] is a sin [leading] to death; I do not say that he should ask about that.

More verses: 1 Timothy 2:1-3