BIBLE VERSES ABOUT PRAYER AND FAITH
Faith is a very important tool in the Christian faith. Prayer requires faith. God wants us to trust Him. There are Bible verses about Prayer and Faith.
This trust will help our prayers to be answered when we make our request known to Him. Even in hard times, we should believe and have strong faith when we pray. We find strength, healing, and encouragement in praying, especially when we do so with so much faith.
The following verses are presented in the New Living Translation (NLT) and King James Version (KJV) of the Bible.
Bible verses about Prayer and Faith
- James 5:15
And their prayer offered in faith will heal the sick, and the Lord will make them well. And anyone who has committed sins will be forgiven.
- Matthew 21:22
If you believe, you will receive whatever you ask for in prayer.”
- Jude 1:20
But you, dear friends, must continue to build your lives on the foundation of your holy faith. And continue to pray as you are directed by the Holy Spirit.
- Mark 11:24
Listen to me! You can pray for anything, and if you believe, you will have it.
- Psalms 65:5
You faithfully answer our prayers with awesome deeds, O God our savior. You are the hope of everyone on earth, even those who sail on distant seas.
- Matthew 6:6
But thou, when thou prayest, enter into thy closet, and when thou hast shut thy door, pray to thy Father which is in secret; and thy Father which seeth in secret shall reward thee openly.
- Luke 22:32
But I have pleaded in prayer for you, Simon, that your faith should not fail. So when you have repented and turned to me again, strengthen and build up your brothers.”
- Philemon 1:6
You are generous because of your faith. And I am praying that you will really put your generosity to work, for in so doing you will come to an understanding of all the good things we can do for Christ.
Bible Passage about faith and request
Matthew 15: 22-28
And, behold, a woman of Canaan came out of the same coasts, and cried unto him, saying, Have mercy on me, O Lord, thou son of David; my daughter is grievously vexed with a devil. But he answered her not a word.
And his disciples came and besought him, saying, Send her away; for she crieth after us.
See also: Bible verses about Love
But he answered and said, I am not sent but unto the lost sheep of the house of Israel. Then came she and worshipped him, saying, Lord, help me.
But he answered and said, It is not meet to take the children’s bread, and cast it to dogs. And she said, Truth, Lord: yet the dogs eat of the crumbs which fall from their masters’ table.
Then Jesus answered and said unto her, O woman, great is thy faith: be it unto thee even as thou wilt. And her daughter was made whole from that very hour.
Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be opened unto you (.) Verse 8 – For every one that asketh receiveth; and he that seeketh findeth; and to him that knocketh it shall be opened.
Matthew 17: 19-21
Then came the disciples to Jesus apart, and said, Why could not we cast him out?
And Jesus said unto them, Because of your unbelief: for verily I say unto you, If ye have faith as a grain of mustard seed, ye shall say unto this mountain, Remove hence to yonder place (cont.) and it shall remove; and nothing shall be impossible unto you.
Howbeit this kind goeth not out but by prayer and fasting.
God bless You.