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Discover Inspiring Bible Verses About Prayer - Perfect Prayers

Our collection of Bible verses about prayer covers a wide range of topics, from prayer for healing and guidance to thanksgiving and forgiveness. Whether you're a seasoned believer or are just beginning to explore your faith, our verses will help you develop a deeper connection with God and find peace in His presence. Browse our selection today and discover the perfect verses to uplift and inspire your prayer life.

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66 Bible Scriptures about Prayer

Intreat the LORD (for it is enough) that there be no more mighty thunderings and hail; and I will let you go, and ye shall stay no longer.

Exodus, Chapter: 9, Verse: 28

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And I besought the LORD at that time, saying,

Deuteronomy, Chapter: 3, Verse: 23

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Then Manoah intreated the LORD, and said, O my Lord, let the man of God which thou didst send come again unto us, and teach us what we shall do unto the child that shall be born.

Judges, Chapter: 13, Verse: 8

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And she was in bitterness of soul, and prayed unto the LORD, and wept sore.

1 Samuel, Chapter: 1, Verse: 10

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And it came to pass, as she continued praying before the LORD, that Eli marked her mouth.

1 Samuel, Chapter: 1, Verse: 12

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And Samuel said, Gather all Israel to Mizpeh, and I will pray for you unto the LORD.

1 Samuel, Chapter: 7, Verse: 5

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Moreover as for me, God forbid that I should sin against the LORD in ceasing to pray for you: but I will teach you the good and the right way:

1 Samuel, Chapter: 12, Verse: 23

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Yet have thou respect unto the prayer of thy servant, and to his supplication, O LORD my God, to hearken unto the cry and to the prayer, which thy servant prayeth before thee to day:

1 Kings, Chapter: 8, Verse: 28

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And he stretched himself upon the child three times, and cried unto the LORD, and said, O LORD my God, I pray thee, let this child's soul come into him again.

1 Kings, Chapter: 17, Verse: 21

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So Ahab went up to eat and to drink. And Elijah went up to the top of Carmel; and he cast himself down upon the earth, and put his face between his knees,

1 Kings, Chapter: 18, Verse: 42

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But he himself went a day's journey into the wilderness, and came and sat down under a juniper tree: and he requested for himself that he might die; and said, It is enough; now, O LORD, take away my life; for I am not better than my fathers.

1 Kings, Chapter: 19, Verse: 4

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He went in therefore, and shut the door upon them twain, and prayed unto the LORD.

2 Kings, Chapter: 4, Verse: 33

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It may be the LORD thy God will hear all the words of Rabshakeh, whom the king of Assyria his master hath sent to reproach the living God; and will reprove the words which the LORD thy God hath heard: wherefore lift up thy prayer for the remnant that are left.

2 Kings, Chapter: 19, Verse: 4

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And for this cause Hezekiah the king, and the prophet Isaiah the son of Amoz, prayed and cried to heaven.

2 Chronicles, Chapter: 32, Verse: 20

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Then call thou, and I will answer: or let me speak, and answer thou me.

Job, Chapter: 13, Verse: 22

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So that they cause the cry of the poor to come unto him, and he heareth the cry of the afflicted.

Job, Chapter: 34, Verse: 28

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Hear my prayer, O LORD, and give ear unto my cry; hold not thy peace at my tears: for I am a stranger with thee, and a sojourner, as all my fathers were.

Psalm, Chapter: 39, Verse: 12

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Hear my prayer, O God; give ear to the words of my mouth.

Psalm, Chapter: 54, Verse: 2

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Evening, and morning, and at noon, will I pray, and cry aloud: and he shall hear my voice.

Psalm, Chapter: 55, Verse: 17

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Lord, hear my voice: let thine ears be attentive to the voice of my supplications.

Psalm, Chapter: 130, Verse: 2

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{A Psalm of David.} LORD, I cry unto thee: make haste unto me; give ear unto my voice, when I cry unto thee.

Psalm, Chapter: 141, Verse: 1

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{Maschil of David; A Prayer when he was in the cave.} I cried unto the LORD with my voice; with my voice unto the LORD did I make my supplication.

Psalm, Chapter: 142, Verse: 1

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And it shall come to pass, when it is seen that Moab is weary on the high place, that he shall come to his sanctuary to pray; but he shall not prevail.

Isaiah, Chapter: 16, Verse: 12

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And give him no rest, till he establish, and till he make Jerusalem a praise in the earth.

Isaiah, Chapter: 62, Verse: 7

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O LORD, why hast thou made us to err from thy ways, and hardened our heart from thy fear? Return for thy servants' sake, the tribes of thine inheritance.

Isaiah, Chapter: 63, Verse: 17

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Now when I had delivered the evidence of the purchase unto Baruch the son of Neriah, I prayed unto the LORD, saying,

Jeremiah, Chapter: 32, Verse: 16

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And Zedekiah the king sent Jehucal the son of Shelemiah and Zephaniah the son of Maaseiah the priest to the prophet Jeremiah, saying, Pray now unto the LORD our God for us.

Jeremiah, Chapter: 37, Verse: 3

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And said unto Jeremiah the prophet, Let, we beseech thee, our supplication be accepted before thee, and pray for us unto the LORD thy God, even for all this remnant; (for we are left but a few of many, as thine eyes do behold us:)

Jeremiah, Chapter: 42, Verse: 2

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Thou hast covered thyself with a cloud, that our prayer should not pass through.

Lamentations, Chapter: 3, Verse: 44

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And when thou prayest, thou shalt not be as the hypocrites are: for they love to pray standing in the synagogues and in the corners of the streets, that they may be seen of men. Verily I say unto you, They have their reward.

Matthew, Chapter: 6, Verse: 5

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But when ye pray, use not vain repetitions, as the heathen do: for they think that they shall be heard for their much speaking.

Matthew, Chapter: 6, Verse: 7

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And when he had sent the multitudes away, he went up into a mountain apart to pray: and when the evening was come, he was there alone.

Matthew, Chapter: 14, Verse: 23

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Again I say unto you, That if two of you shall agree on earth as touching any thing that they shall ask, it shall be done for them of my Father which is in heaven.

Matthew, Chapter: 18, Verse: 19

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Then cometh Jesus with them unto a place called Gethsemane, and saith unto the disciples, Sit ye here, while I go and pray yonder.

Matthew, Chapter: 26, Verse: 36

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And he left them, and went away again, and prayed the third time, saying the same words.

Matthew, Chapter: 26, Verse: 44

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And in the morning, rising up a great while before day, he went out, and departed into a solitary place, and there prayed.

Mark, Chapter: 1, Verse: 35

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And when he had sent them away, he departed into a mountain to pray.

Mark, Chapter: 6, Verse: 46

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And pray ye that your flight be not in the winter.

Mark, Chapter: 13, Verse: 18

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And they came to a place which was named Gethsemane: and he saith to his disciples, Sit ye here, while I shall pray.

Mark, Chapter: 14, Verse: 32

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And again he went away, and prayed, and spake the same words.

Mark, Chapter: 14, Verse: 39

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And the whole multitude of the people were praying without at the time of incense.

Luke, Chapter: 1, Verse: 10

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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.

Luke, Chapter: 5, Verse: 3

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And he withdrew himself into the wilderness, and prayed.

Luke, Chapter: 5, Verse: 16

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And it came to pass, that, as he was praying in a certain place, when he ceased, one of his disciples said unto him, Lord, teach us to pray, as John also taught his disciples.

Luke, Chapter: 11, Verse: 1

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And he spake a parable unto them to this end, that men ought always to pray, and not to faint;

Luke, Chapter: 18, Verse: 1

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And shall not God avenge his own elect, which cry day and night unto him, though he bear long with them?

Luke, Chapter: 18, Verse: 7

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And he was withdrawn from them about a stone's cast, and kneeled down, and prayed,

Luke, Chapter: 22, Verse: 41

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And when he rose up from prayer, and was come to his disciples, he found them sleeping for sorrow,

Luke, Chapter: 22, Verse: 45

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But I know, that even now, whatsoever thou wilt ask of God, God will give it thee.

John, Chapter: 11, Verse: 22

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And whatsoever ye shall ask in my name, that will I do, that the Father may be glorified in the Son.

John, Chapter: 14, Verse: 13

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At that day ye shall ask in my name: and I say not unto you, that I will pray the Father for you:

John, Chapter: 16, Verse: 26

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On the morrow, as they went on their journey, and drew nigh unto the city, Peter went up upon the housetop to pray about the sixth hour:

Acts, Chapter: 10, Verse: 9

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I was in the city of Joppa praying: and in a trance I saw a vision, A certain vessel descend, as it had been a great sheet, let down from heaven by four corners; and it came even to me:

Acts, Chapter: 11, Verse: 5

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And it came to pass, that, when I was come again to Jerusalem, even while I prayed in the temple, I was in a trance;

Acts, Chapter: 22, Verse: 17

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Now I beseech you, brethren, for the Lord Jesus Christ's sake, and for the love of the Spirit, that ye strive together with me in your prayers to God for me;

Romans, Chapter: 15, Verse: 30

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For this thing I besought the Lord thrice, that it might depart from me.

2 Corinthians, Chapter: 12, Verse: 8

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Praying always with all prayer and supplication in the Spirit, and watching thereunto with all perseverance and supplication for all saints;

Ephesians, Chapter: 6, Verse: 18

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Continue in prayer, and watch in the same with thanksgiving;

Colossians, Chapter: 4, Verse: 2

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Epaphras, who is one of you, a servant of Christ, saluteth you, always labouring fervently for you in prayers, that ye may stand perfect and complete in all the will of God.

Colossians, Chapter: 4, Verse: 12

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Night and day praying exceedingly that we might see your face, and might perfect that which is lacking in your faith?

1 Thessalonians, Chapter: 3, Verse: 10

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Pray without ceasing.

1 Thessalonians, Chapter: 5, Verse: 17

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I exhort therefore, that, first of all, supplications, prayers, intercessions, and giving of thanks, be made for all men;

1 Timothy, Chapter: 2, Verse: 1

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I will therefore that men pray every where, lifting up holy hands, without wrath and doubting.

1 Timothy, Chapter: 2, Verse: 8

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But the end of all things is at hand: be ye therefore sober, and watch unto prayer.

1 Peter, Chapter: 4, Verse: 7

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And whatsoever we ask, we receive of him, because we keep his commandments, and do those things that are pleasing in his sight.

1 John, Chapter: 3, Verse: 22

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And this is the confidence that we have in him, that, if we ask any thing according to his will, he heareth us:

1 John, Chapter: 5, Verse: 14

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