Bible Verses about 'Prayer'

In my anguish I cried to the Lord, and he answered by setting me free. The Lord is with me; I will not be afraid. What can man do to me?
"Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you. For everyone who asks receives; he who seeks finds; and to him who knocks, the door will be opened."
You are forgiving and good, O Lord, abounding in love to all who call on you.
Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous man is powerful and effective.
This is the confidence we have in approaching God: that if we ask anything according to his will, he hears us. And if we know that he hears us — whatever we ask — we know that we have what we asked of him.
Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer.
Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your request to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.
Confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous man is powerful and effective.
By day the Lord directs his love, at night his song is with me — a prayer to the God of my life.
This is my prayer: that your love may abound more and more in knowledge and depth of insight, so that you may be able to discern what is best and may be pure and blameless until the day of Christ.
O Lord, let your ear be attentive to the prayer of this your servant and to the prayer of your servants who delight in revering your name. Give your servant success today by granting him favor in the presence of this man.
Hear my prayer, O LORD; listen to my cry for mercy. In the day of my trouble I will call to you, for you will answer me.
O LORD, hear my prayer, listen to my cry for mercy; in your faithfulness and righteousness come to my relief.
Call to me and I will answer you and tell you great and unsearchable things you do not know.
For everyone who asks receives; he who seeks finds; and to him who knocks, the door will be opened.
I [Paul] thank God, whom I serve, as my forefathers did, with a clear conscience, as night and day I constantly remember you [Timothy] in my prayers.
In all my prayers for all of you, I always pray with joy because of your partnership in the gospel from the first day until now...
Since the day we heard about you, we have not stopped praying for you and asking God to fill you with the knowledge of his will through all spiritual wisdom and understanding.
I pray ... also that the eyes of your heart may be enlightened in order that you may know ... his incomparably great power for us who believe. That power is like the working of his mighty strength, which he exerted in Christ when he raised him from the dead...
From inside the fish Jonah prayed ... "In my distress I called to the LORD, and he answered me. From the depths of the grave I called for help, and you listened to my cry."
Answer me when I call to you, O my righteous God. Give me relief from my distress; be merciful to me and hear my prayer.
To our God and Father be glory for ever and ever. Amen.
In the morning, O LORD, you hear my voice; in the morning I lay my requests before you and wait in expectation.
Cast all your anxiety on him [God] because he cares for you.
But when you pray, go into your room, close the door and pray to your Father, who is unseen. Then your Father, who sees what is done in secret, will reward you.
Bless those who curse you, pray for those who mistreat you.
"Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you. For everyone who asks receives; he who seeks finds; and to him who knocks, the door will be opened."
"Therefore I will not keep silent; I will speak out in the anguish of my spirit, I will complain in the bitterness of my soul."
In the same way, the Spirit helps us in our weakness. We do not know what we ought to pray for, but the Spirit himself intercedes for us with groans that words cannot express. And he who searches our hearts knows the mind of the Spirit, because the Spirit intercedes for the saints in accordance with God’s will.
Moses replied, “When I have gone out of the city, I will spread out my hands in prayer to the LORD. The thunder will stop and there will be no more hail, so you may know that the earth is the LORD’s.
He said to them, "When you pray, say: "'Father, hallowed be your name, your kingdom come. Give us each day our daily bread. Forgive us our sins, for we also forgive everyone who sins against us. And lead us not into temptation.'"
Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer.
Jabez cried out to the God of Israel, "Oh, that you would bless me and enlarge my territory! Let your hand be with me, and keep me from harm so that I will be free from pain." And God granted his request.
In the same way, the Spirit helps us in our weakness. We do not know what we ought to pray for, but the Spirit himself intercedes for us with groans that words cannot express. And he who searches our hearts knows the mind of the Spirit, because the Spirit intercedes for the saints in accordance with God's will.
Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God.
Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.
They all joined together constantly in prayer, along with the women and Mary the mother of Jesus, and with his brothers.
If any of you lacks wisdom, he should ask God, who gives generously to all without finding fault, and it will be given to him.
So after they had fasted and prayed, they placed their hands on them and sent them off.
...I know that through your prayers and the help given by the Spirit of Jesus Christ, what has happened to me will turn out for my deliverance.
About midnight Paul and Silas were praying and singing hymns to God, and the other prisoners were listening to them.
'Call to me and I will answer you and tell you great and unsearchable things you do not know.'
Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.
Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous man is powerful and effective.
My prayer is not that you take them out of the world but that you protect them from the evil one.
My prayer is not for them alone. I pray also for those who will believe in me through their message, that all of them may be one, Father, just as you are in me and I am in you. May they also be in us so that the world may believe that you have sent me.
In the same way, the Spirit helps us in our weakness. We do not know what we ought to pray for, but the Spirit himself intercedes for us with groans that words cannot express.
Be joyful always, pray continually; give thanks in all circumstances, for this is God's will for you in Christ Jesus.

Illustrated Bible Verses on 'Prayer'

Illustration of Matthew 7:7 on Prayer
Illustration of Luke 6:28 on Prayer
Illustration of Psalm 5:3 on Prayer
Illustration of Philippians 4:20 on Prayer
Illustration of 1 Peter 5:7 on Prayer
Illustration of James 5:16 on Prayer
Illustration of Romans 12:12 on Prayer
Illustration of 1 John 5:14-15 on Prayer
Illustration of Philippians 4:6-7 on Prayer
Illustration of Jeremiah 33:2-3 on Prayer
Illustration of Psalm 42:8 on Prayer
Illustration of Philippians 1:9-10 on Prayer
Illustration of Colossians 1:9 on Prayer
Illustration of Nehemiah 1:11 on Prayer
Illustration of Psalm 143:1 on Prayer
Illustration of Philippians 1:4-5 on Prayer
Illustration of Luke 11:10 on Prayer
Illustration of 2 Timothy 1:3 on Prayer
Illustration of 1 Thessalonians 5:16 on Prayer
Illustration of Ephesians 1:17-20 on Prayer
Illustration of Jonah 2:1-2 on Prayer
Illustration of Psalm 4:1 on Prayer
Illustration of Matthew 6:6 on Prayer
Illustration of Job 7:11 on Prayer
Illustration of Romans 8:26-27 on Prayer
Illustration of Exodus 9:29 on Prayer
Illustration of Luke 11:2-4 on Prayer
Illustration of 1 Chronicles 4:10 on Prayer
Illustration of Acts 13:3 on Prayer
Illustration of Philippians 1:19 on Prayer
Illustration of Acts 16:25 on Prayer
Illustration of John 17:15 on Prayer
Illustration of Psalm 118:5-6 on Prayer
Illustration of James 1:5 on Prayer
Illustration of Acts 1:14 on Prayer
Illustration of Psalm 86:5 on Prayer
Illustration of John 17:20 on Prayer
Illustration of Psalm 86:6-7 on Prayer