A Collection of Often Quoted Scriptures on Prayer

Here is a collection of the more beloved and often used Scriptures on prayer.

The Lord our God is near us whenever we pray to Him. Deut. 4:7

And whatever things you ask in prayer, believing you will receive. Mt. 21:22

The Holy Spirit accompanies us in our prayers. Romans 8: 26 – 27

O taste and see that the Lord is good. Psalm 34:8

The Lord will hear when I call to Him. Psalm 4:3

For my house will be called a house of prayer for all nations. Isaiah 56:7

Be joyful always; pray continually; give thanks in all circumstances. I Thess. 5:17

Ask in Jesus name that the Son may glorify the Father and your joy complete. Jn 16:22

If any of you lacks wisdom, he should ask God and it will be given to him. James 1:5

Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, and faithful in prayer. Romans 12:12

For the eyes of the Lord are on the righteous and His ears attentive to their prayers.

I Peter 3:11

Ask, seek, knock and the door will be opened to you. Mt. 7:7

God abides in the praises of His people. Psalm 22:3

This is the confidence we have in approaching God: that if we ask anything according to His will, He hears us. I John 5:14

Jesus told the parable of the Persistent Widow “to show them that they should always pray and not give up.” Luke 18:1

Call to me and I will answer you and tell you great unsearchable things you do not know. Jeremiah 33:3

Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. Phil. 4:6

You do not have, because you do not ask. James 4:2

The prayer of a righteous man is powerful and effective. James 5:16

Jesus said, “If two of you on earth agree about anything you ask for, it will be done for you by my Father in heaven. For where two or three come together in my name, there am I with them.” Mt. 18: 19 -20