Significant Prayers in the Bible

 

May Jesus grant you illumination, wisdom, and encouragement as you study these prayers.

Old Testament

  • Abraham’s Intercession for Sodom & Gomorrah Genesis 18:23-33
  • Daniel’s Prayer Daniel 9:4-19
  • David’s Prayer for Protection Psalm 3
  • David’s Prayer for Favor Psalm 4
  • David’s Prayer for Guidance Psalm 5
  • David’s Prayer for Mercy Psalm 6
  • David’s Prayer from Persecution Psalm 7
  • David’s Prayer for God’s Help Psalm 13
  • David’s Prayer Psalm 23
  • David’s Prayer For Trust Psalm 25
  • David’s Prayer & Fasting Psalm 35
  • David’s Prayer For Forgiveness Psalm 51
  • Elijah’s Prayer for the Widow’s Son 1 Kings 17:20-22
  • Elijah’s Prayer at Carmel 1 Kings 18:36-39
  • Elisha’s Prayer 2 Kings 6:15-18
  • Esther and the Nation of Israel Prayer & Fasting Esther 4 & 5
  • Ezra Prayer & Fasting 8:21-23
  • Hannah’s Prayer for a Child 1 Samuel 1:10-12
  • Hannah’s Prayer of Thanksgiving 1 Samuel 2:1-10
  • Hezekiah 2 Kings 20
  • Jacob’s Deliverance From Essau Genesis 32:9-12
  • Jacob At Peniel Genesis 32:24-30
  • Jehoshaphat For Deliverance 2 Chronicles 20
  • Jonah Jonah 2:2-9
  • Moses Intercession For His People Exodus 32:11-13 32:31-32
  • Moses Intercession For Miriam Numbers 12:13
  • Moses and the Lord Exodus 33:12-13 Exodus 33:18
  • Moses Exodus 33:15,16
  • Moses & Promise Land Deuteronomy 3:24-29
  • Moses & Israel Deuteronomy 9:26-29
  • Moses’ 40 Day Prayer Deuteronomy 9:18-20; 9:25-29
  • Nehemiah’s Prayer & Fasting Nehemiah 1:3-11
  • Nehemiah and Israel Prayer & Fasting Nehemiah 9:1
  • Samson Judges 16:28
  • Solomon’s Prayer for Wisdom 1 Kings 3:6-9
  • Solomon’s Prayer to Dedicate the Temple 1 Kings 8:23-61

 

New Testament

  • Jesus Temptation & Fasting Matthew 4:1
  • Jesus Praying in the Wilderness Matthew 6:6
  • The Lord’s Prayer Matthew 6:9-13 & Luke 11:2-4
  • Jesus to the Father John 12:27-28
  • Jesus Prayer of Thanksgiving Matthew 11:25-26
  • Jesus Prayer for Lazarus John 11:41-42
  • Jesus High Priestly Prayer John 17
  • Jesus in Gethsemane Matthew 26:39 & 42
  • Jesus at the Cross Luke 23:34, 46    Matthew 27:46
  • Apostles For Divine Direction Acts 1:24,25
  • Apostles & Believer’s Prayer Acts 4:24-31
  • Stephen for His Murderers Acts 7:60
  • Paul His First Plea Acts 9:6
  • Cornelius Prayer & Fasting Acts 10:30-31
  • Early Church Praying & Fasting for Paul & Barnabas Acts 13:1-3
  • Paul For the Corinthians 2 Corinthians 13:7
  • Paul For the Ephesians Ephesians 3:14-21
  • Paul For the Philippians Philippians 1:9-11
  • Paul For the Colossians Colossians 1:9-17