Bible verses about "prayer and fasting" | new

Judges 20:26

  26 H1121 Then all the sons H3478 of Israel, H5971 and all the people, H5927 [H8799] went up, H935 [H8799] and came H1004 to the house H430 H1008 [H8677] of God, H1058 [H8799] and wept, H3427 [H8799] and sat H6440 there before H3068 the LORD, H6684 [H8799] and fasted H3117 that day H6153 until evening, H5927 [H8686] and offered H5930 burnt offerings H8002 and peace offerings H6440 before H3068 the LORD.

Nehemiah 1:4

  4 H8085 [H8800] And it came to pass, when I heard H1697 these words, H3427 [H8804] that I sat down H1058 [H8799] and wept, H56 [H8691] and mourned H3117 certain days, H6684 [H8802] and fasted, H6419 [H8693] and prayed H6440 before H430 the God H8064 of heaven,

Ezra 8:21-23

  21 H7121 [H8799] Then I called H6685 a fast H5104 there, at the river H163 Ahava, H6031 [H8692] that we might afflict H6440 ourselves before H430 our God, H1245 [H8763] to seek H3477 of him a right H1870 way H2945 for us, and for our little ones, H7399 and for all our substance.
  22 H954 [H8804] For I was ashamed H7592 [H8800] to require H4428 of the king H2428 a band of soldiers H6571 and horsemen H5826 [H8800] to help H341 [H8802] us against the enemy H1870 in the way: H559 [H8804] because we had spoken H4428 to the king, H559 [H8800] saying, H3027 The hand H430 of our God H2896 is upon all them for good H1245 [H8764] that seek H5797 him; but his power H639 and his wrath H5800 [H8802] is against all them that forsake him.
  23 H6684 [H8799] So we fasted H1245 [H8762] and besought H430 our God H6279 [H8735] for this: and he was entreated by us.

Psalms 35:13

  13 H2470 [H8800] But as for me, when they were sick, H3830 my clothing H8242 was sackcloth: H6031 [H8765] I humbled H5315 my breath H6685 with fasting; H8605 and my prayer H7725 [H8799] returned H2436 into my own bosom.

Isaiah 58:3

  3 H6684 [H8804] Why have we fasted, H7200 [H8804] say they, and thou seest H6031 [H8765] not? why have we afflicted H5315 our breath, H3045 [H8799] and thou takest no knowledge? H3117 Behold, in the day H6685 of your fast H4672 [H8799] ye find H2656 pleasure, H5065 [H8799] and exact H6092 all your labours.

Joel 1:14

  14 H6942 [H8761] Sanctify H6685 ye a fast, H7121 [H8798] call H6116 a solemn assembly, H622 [H8798] gather H2205 the elders H3427 [H8802] and all the inhabitants H776 of the land H1004 into the house H3068 of the LORD H430 your God, H2199 [H8798] and cry H3068 to the LORD,

Matthew 4:4

  4 G1161 But G611 [G5679] he answered G2036 [G5627] and said, G1125 [G5769] { It is written, G444 Man G2198 0 shall G3756 not G2198 [G5695] live G1909 by G740 bread G3441 alone, G235 but G1909 by G3956 every G4487 utterance G1607 [G5740] that proceedeth G1223 out of G4750 the mouth G2316 of God.}

Matthew 4:2

  2 G2532 And G3522 [G5660] when he had fasted G5062 forty G2250 days G2532 and G5062 forty G3571 nights, G5305 he was afterward G3983 [G5656] hungry.

Matthew 9:14-15

  14 G5119 Then G4334 [G5736] came G846 to him G3101 the disciples G2491 of John, G3004 [G5723] saying, G1302 Why G2249 do we G2532 and G5330 the Pharisees G3522 [G5719] fast G4183 often, G1161 but G4675 thy G3101 disciples G3522 [G5719] fast G3756 not?
  15 G2532 And G2424 Jesus G2036 [G5627] said G846 to them, G3361 G1410 [G5736] { Can G5207 the sons G3567 of the bridechamber G3996 [G5721] mourn, G1909 G3745 as long as G3566 the bridegroom G2076 [G5748] is G3326 with G846 them? G1161 but G2250 the days G2064 [G5695] will come, G3752 when G3566 the bridegroom G522 [G5686] shall be taken G575 from G846 them, G2532 and G5119 then G3522 [G5692] they shall fast.}

Luke 2:37

  37 G2532 And G3778 she G5503 was a widow G5613 of about G3589 eighty G5064 and four G2094 years, G3739 who G868 [G5711] departed G3756 not G575 from G2411 the temple, G3000 [G5723] ministering G3521 with fastings G2532 and G1162 prayers G3571 night G2532 and G2250 day.

Acts 13:2

  2 G1161 As G846 they G3008 [G5723] ministered G2962 to the Lord, G2532 and G3522 [G5723] fasted, G40 the Holy G4151 Spirit G2036 [G5627] said, G873 [G5657] Separate G1211 indeed G3427 for me G5037 both G921 Barnabas G2532 and G4569 Saul G1519 for G2041 the work G3739 to which G4341 [G5766] I have called G846 them.
  3 G5119 Then G3522 [G5660] when they had fasted G2532 and G4336 [G5666] prayed, G2532 and G2007 0 laid G5495 their hands G2007 [G5631] on G846 them, G630 [G5656] they sent them away.

Acts 13:2-3

  2 G1161 As G846 they G3008 [G5723] ministered G2962 to the Lord, G2532 and G3522 [G5723] fasted, G40 the Holy G4151 Spirit G2036 [G5627] said, G873 [G5657] Separate G1211 indeed G3427 for me G5037 both G921 Barnabas G2532 and G4569 Saul G1519 for G2041 the work G3739 to which G4341 [G5766] I have called G846 them.
  3 G5119 Then G3522 [G5660] when they had fasted G2532 and G4336 [G5666] prayed, G2532 and G2007 0 laid G5495 their hands G2007 [G5631] on G846 them, G630 [G5656] they sent them away.

1 Corinthians 7:5

  5 G650 [G5720] Defraud ye G3361 not G240 one the other, G1509 G302 except G5100 it be G1537 with G4859 consent G4314 for G2540 a season, G2443 that G4980 [G5725] ye may give yourselves G3521 to fasting G2532 and G4335 prayer; G2532 and G4905 [G5741] come G1909 G846 together G3825 again, G3363 0 that G3588 the G4567 adversary G3363 may not G3985 [G5725] tempt G5209 you G1223 for G5216 your G192 lack of self-control.

Isaiah 58:6

  6 H6685 Is not this the fast H977 [H8799] that I have chosen? H6605 [H8763] to loose H2784 the bands H7562 of wickedness, H5425 [H8687] to undo H92 the burdens H4133 of the yoke, H7533 [H8803] and to let the oppressed H7971 [H8763] go H2670 free, H5423 [H8762] and that ye break H4133 every yoke?

Acts 14:23

  23 G1161 And G5500 [G5660] when they had voted by hand G846 for them G4245 elders G2596 in every G1577 congregation, G4336 [G5666] and had prayed G3326 with G3521 fasting, G3908 [G5639] they commended G846 them G2962 to the Lord, G1519 on G3739 whom G4100 [G5715] they believed.

Matthew 6:16-18

  16 G1161 { Moreover G3752 when G3522 [G5725] ye fast, G1096 [G5737] be G3361 not, G5618 as G5273 the hypocrites, G4659 of a sad countenance: G1063 for G853 [G5719] they render unapparent G846 their G4383 faces, G3704 that G5316 [G5652] they may appear G444 to men G3522 [G5723] to fast. G281 Verily G3004 [G5719] I say G5213 to you, G3754   G568 [G5719] They have G846 their G3408 wage.}
  17 G1161 { But G4771 thou, G3522 [G5723] when thou fastest, G218 [G5669] anoint G4675 thy G2776 head, G2532 and G3538 [G5669] wash G4675 thy G4383 face;}
  18 G3704 { That G3361 thou mayest not G5316 [G5652] appear G444 to men G3522 [G5723] to fast, G235 but G4675 to thy G3962 Father G3588 who G1722 is in G2927 secret: G2532 and G4675 thy G3962 Father, G3588 who G991 [G5723] seeth G1722 in G2927 secret, G591 [G5692] shall reward G4671 thee G1722 G5318 openly.}

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