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60 Bible Verses about Praying

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Matthew 6:7

"When you are praying, don't say meaningless things like the unbelievers do, because they think they will be heard by being so wordy.

Luke 18:10

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

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.

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.

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.

2 Chronicles 7:1

As soon as Solomon finished his prayer, fire descended from heaven and burned up the burnt offerings and sacrifices, and the glory of the LORD filled the Temple.

1 Timothy 2:8

Therefore, I want the men everywhere to pray, lifting up holy hands without being angry or argumentative.

2 Kings 20:2

So Hezekiah turned his face to the wall and prayed to the LORD.

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."

1 Samuel 1:13

Hannah was praying inwardly. Her lips were quivering, and her voice could not be heard. So Eli thought she was drunk.

Acts 16:13

On the Sabbath day, we went out the city gate and walked along the river, where we thought there was a place of prayer. We sat down and began talking to the women who had gathered there.

Luke 22:46

He asked them, "Why are you sleeping? Get up and keep on praying that you may not be tempted."

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 Kings 8:45

then hear their prayer and their request in heaven, and fight for their cause.

Topics on Praying

Always Praying

19;116;2

for he listens to me whenever I call.

Jesus Praying

58;5;7

As a mortal man, he offered up prayers and appeals with loud cries and tears to the one who was able to save him from death, and he was heard because of his devotion to God.

Not Praying

2;14;15

Then the LORD told Moses, "Why are you crying out to me? Tell the Israelis to move out!

Praying Amiss

59;4;3

You ask for something but do not get it because you ask for it for the wrong reason for your own pleasure.

Praying Behind Closed Doors

40;6;6

But whenever you pray, go into your room, close the door, and pray to your Father who is hidden. And your Father who sees from the hidden place will reward you.

Praying For Others

24;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.

Praying For Sinners

42;6;28

Bless those who curse you, and pray for those who insult you.

Praying Loudly

40;6;5

"And whenever you pray, don't be like the hypocrites who love to stand in the synagogues and on the street corners so that they will be seen by people. I tell all of you with certainty, they have their full reward!

Praying Quietly

40;6;6

But whenever you pray, go into your room, close the door, and pray to your Father who is hidden. And your Father who sees from the hidden place will reward you.

Praying Together

40;18;20

because where two or three have come together in my name, I am there among them."

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