Prov 15:29 (NIV) The LORD is far from the wicked but he hears the prayer
of the righteous.
Mat 21:20-22 (NIV) When the disciples saw this, they were amazed. "How
did the fig tree wither so quickly?" they asked. 21 Jesus replied, "I tell
you the truth, if you have faith and do not doubt, not only can you do what
was done to the fig tree, but also you can say to this mountain, 'Go, throw
yourself into the sea,' and it will be done. 22 If you believe, you will
receive whatever you ask for in prayer."
John 17:17-19 (NIV) Sanctify them by the truth; your word is truth. 18
As you sent me into the world, I have sent them into the world. 19 For them
I sanctify myself, that they too may be truly sanctified.
Acts 2:42 (NIV) They devoted themselves to the apostles' teaching and
to the fellowship, to the breaking of bread and to prayer.
Rom 10:1 (NIV) Brothers, my heart's desire and prayer to God for the
Israelites is that they may be saved.
Rom 12:12 (NIV) Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in
Phil 1:9 (NIV) And this is my prayer: that your love may abound more and
more in knowledge and depth of insight,
Phil 4:6 (NIV) Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by
prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God.
Col 4:2 (NIV) Devote yourselves to prayer, being watchful and thankful.
James 5:16 (NIV) Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray for
each other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous man is powerful
Mat 6:7-16 (NRSV) "When you are praying, do not heap up empty phrases
as the Gentiles do; for they think that they will be heard because of their
many words. 8 Do not be like them, for your Father knows what you need before
you ask him. 9 "Pray then in this way: Our Father in heaven, hallowed be
your name. 10 Your kingdom come. Your will be done, on earth as it is in
heaven. 11 Give us this day our daily bread. 12 And forgive us our debts,
as we also have forgiven our debtors. 13 And do not bring us to the time
of trial, but rescue us from the evil one. 14 For if you forgive others their
trespasses, your heavenly Father will also forgive you; 15 but if you do
not forgive others, neither will your Father forgive your trespasses.