Promises about Prayer


Praying is a very important part of having a relationship with Jesus and it can also be a very powerful tool.  With any tool that you have you need to know what it its capable of in order to use it to the maximum proficiency.  Here are some promises that God has provided us that allow us to pray fervently. 


  • Psalms 
    • 91:15
      • "He shall call upon Me, and I will answer him; I will be with him in trouble; I will deliver him and honor him."
    • 141:2
      • "Let my prayer be set before You as incense, the lifting of my hands as the evening sacrifice."
  • Jeremiah 
    • 1:12 
      • "I am ready to perform My Word."
    • 29:12
      • "Then you will call upon Me and go and pray to Me, and I will listen to you."
    • 33:3
      • "Call to Me, and I will answer you, and show you great and mighty things"
  • Isaiah 
    • 55:11
      • "So shall My word be that goes forth from My mouth; it shall not return void, but it shall accomplish what I please, and it shall prosper in the thing for which I sent it."
    • 65:24
      • "It shall come to pass that before they call, I will answer, and while they are speaking I will hear."
  • Matthew 
    • 21:22
      • "whatever things you ask in prayer, believing, you will receive."
    • 18:18
      • "Assuredly, I say to you, whatever you bind on earth will be bound in heaven, and whatever you loose on earth shall be loosed in heaven.
    • 18:19
      • "Again I say to you that if two of you agree on earth concerning anything that they ask, it will be done for them by My Father in heaven."
  • John 
    • 16:24
      • "Ask, and you will receive, that your joy may be full."
    • 14:13
      • "And whatever you ask in My name, that I will do, that the Father may be glorified in the Son."
    • 14:14
      • "If you ask anything in my name, I will do it."
    • 15:7
      • "If you abide in Me, and My words abide in you, you will ask what you desire, and it shall be done for you."
    • 15:16
      • "You did not choose Me, but I chose you and appointed you that you should go and bear fruit, and that your fruit should remain, that whatever you ask the Father in My name He may give you."
    • 16:23
      • "whatever you ask the Father in My name He will give you."
  • James 
    • 5:16
      • "The effective, fervent prayer of a righteous man avails much."
  • Job 
    • 22:27
      • "You will make your prayer to Him, He will hear you..."
  • 1John 
    • 5:14
      • "Now this is the confidence that we have in Him, that if we ask anything according to His will, He hears us."
    • 5:15
      • "And if we know that He hears us, whatever we ask, we know that we have the petitions that we have asked of Him."