'Prayed' in the Bible
So Abraham prayed unto God; and God healed Abimelech and his wife and his maidservants; and they bore children.
And Isaac prayed unto the LORD for his wife because she was barren; and the LORD accepted him, and Rebekah his wife conceived.
Then Moses went out from Pharaoh, and prayed unto the LORD.
Then the people cried unto Moses, and when Moses prayed unto the LORD, the fire was quenched.
Then the people came to Moses and said, We have sinned, for we have spoken against the LORD and against thee; pray unto the LORD that he take away these serpents from among us. And Moses prayed for the people.
And the LORD was very angry with Aaron to have destroyed him, and I prayed for Aaron also the same time.
I prayed, therefore, unto the LORD and said, O Lord GOD, destroy not thy people and thine inheritance, which thou hast ransomed through thy greatness, which thou hast brought forth out of Egypt with a mighty hand.
Then Manoah prayed unto the LORD and said, O my Lord, let the man of God whom thou didst send come again unto us and teach us what we shall do unto the child that shall be born.
And she was in bitterness of soul and prayed unto the LORD and wept sore;
For this child I prayed, and the LORD has given me my petition which I asked of him.
And Hannah prayed and said, My heart rejoices in the LORD, my horn is exalted in the LORD; my mouth is enlarged over my enemies because I have rejoiced in thy saving health.
But the thing displeased Samuel when they said, Give us a king to judge us. And Samuel prayed unto the LORD.
He went in therefore and shut the door upon both of them and prayed unto the LORD.
And Elisha prayed and said, LORD, I pray thee, open his eyes, that he may see. And the LORD opened the eyes of the young man, and he saw; and, behold, the mountain was full of horsemen and chariots of fire round about Elisha.
And when the Syrians came down to him, Elisha prayed unto the LORD and said, Smite these people, I pray thee, with blindness. And he smote them with blindness according to the word of Elisha.
And Hezekiah prayed before the LORD, saying, O LORD God of Israel, who dwellest above the cherubim, thou alone art the God unto all the kingdoms of the earth; thou hast made heaven and earth.
Then Isaiah, the son of Amoz, sent to Hezekiah, saying, Thus hath the LORD God of Israel said, That which thou hast prayed to me regarding Sennacherib king of Assyria I have heard.
Then he turned his face to the wall and prayed unto the LORD, saying,
For a multitude of the people, even many of Ephraim and Manasseh, Issachar, and Zebulun, had not cleansed themselves, and they ate the passover not as it was written. But Hezekiah prayed for them, saying, The good LORD pardon each one
And for this cause Hezekiah, the king, and the prophet Isaiah, the son of Amoz, prayed and cried to heaven.
In those days Hezekiah was sick unto the death and prayed to the LORD, who responded to him and gave him a sign.
and when he prayed unto him, he was heard; for he heard his supplication and brought him again to Jerusalem into his kingdom. Then Manasseh knew that the LORD was God.
Now as Ezra prayed and confessed, weeping and casting himself down before the house of God, there assembled unto him out of Israel a very great congregation of men and women and children; and the people wept very sore.
And it came to pass, when I heard these words, that I sat down and wept and mourned certain days and fasted and prayed before the God of the heavens
Then the king said unto me, For what dost thou make request? So I prayed to the God of the heavens.
And the LORD turned the captivity of Job, when he prayed for his friends; also the LORD gave Job twice as much as he had before.
Then Isaiah the son of Amoz sent unto Hezekiah, saying, Thus saith the LORD God of Israel, Whereas thou hast prayed to me against Sennacherib king of Assyria:
Then Hezekiah turned his face toward the wall and prayed unto the LORD,
Now when I had delivered the evidence of the purchase unto Baruch the son of Neriah, I prayed unto the LORD, saying,
Now when Daniel knew that the writing was signed, he entered into his house; and with the windows open toward Jerusalem in his dining chamber, he knelt three times a day and prayed and gave thanks before his God as he was used to doing before.
and I prayed unto the LORD my God and made my confession and said, Now O Lord, thou great God who is worthy to be feared, who keeps the covenant and the mercy with those that love thee and keep thy commandments;
Then Jonah prayed unto the LORD his God out of the fish's belly,
And he prayed unto the LORD and said, I pray thee, O LORD, was this not what I said when I was yet in my country? Therefore I hastened to flee unto Tarshish, for I knew that thou art a gracious God and full of compassion, slow to anger, and of great mercy, and dost repent when thou art come to take punishment.
He went away again the second time and prayed, saying, O my Father, if this cup may not pass away from me except I drink it, thy will be done.
And leaving them, he went away again and prayed the third time, saying the same words.
And in the morning, rising up a great while before day, he went out and departed into a solitary place and prayed there.
And he went forward a little and fell on the ground and prayed that, if it were possible, the hour might pass from him.
And again he went away and prayed and spoke the same words.
And he entered into one of the ships, which was Simon's, and prayed him that he would thrust out a little from the land. And he sat down and taught the people out of the ship.
But he withdrew himself into the wilderness and prayed.
And as he prayed, the fashion of his countenance was altered, and his raiment was white and glistering.
The Pharisee stood and prayed thus with himself, God, I thank thee that I am not as other men are: extortioners, unjust, adulterers, or even as this publican.
but I have prayed for thee that thy faith fail not; and when thou art converted, strengthen thy brethren.
And he withdrew from them about a stone's cast and kneeled down and prayed,
And being in agony, he prayed more earnestly; and his sweat was as it were great drops of blood falling down to the ground.
And they prayed and said, Thou, Lord, who knowest the hearts of everyone, show which of these two thou hast chosen,
And when they had prayed, the place was shaken where they were assembled together; and they were all filled with the Holy Spirit, and they spoke the word of God with boldness.
these they set before the apostles, and when they had prayed, they laid their hands on them.
who, when they were come down, prayed for them that they might receive the Holy Spirit.
Then Peter put them all out and knelt down and prayed and turned to the body said, Tabitha, arise. And she opened her eyes; and when she saw Peter, she sat up.
a devout man and one that feared God with all his house, who gave many alms to the people and prayed to God always.
And Cornelius said, Four days ago I was fasting until this hour; and at the ninth hour I prayed in my house, and, behold, a man stood before me in bright clothing
And when they had fasted and prayed and laid their hands on them, they released them.
And having ordained elders for them in every congregation and having prayed with fasting, they commended them to the Lord on whom they believed.
But at midnight as Paul and Silas prayed and sang praises unto God, and the prisoners heard them,
And when he had thus spoken, he knelt down and prayed with them all.
And when we had accomplished those days, we departed; and they all brought us on our way, with wives and children, until we were out of the city; and we knelt down on the shore and prayed.
And it came to pass that, when I was come again to Jerusalem, even while I prayed in the temple, I was in a rapture of understanding
And it came to pass that the father of Publius lay sick of a fever and of dysentery, to whom Paul entered in and prayed and laid his hands on him and healed him.