Prayer – http://www.scripturessay.com A Bible Question and Answer TV Program Mon, 08 May 2017 09:25:58 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.7.6 Please explain moving mountains by faith? http://www.scripturessay.com/please-explain-moving-mountains-by-faith/ Tue, 24 May 2011 01:45:27 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=3563 Q. Please explain Mark 11:22-24 as it applies to the Christian today.  I know that we cannot literally move mountains by faith, so what does this mean?  Mark 11:22-24 22 And Jesus *answered saying to them, “Have faith in God. … Continue reading

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Please explain the phrase “pray without ceasing”? http://www.scripturessay.com/please-explain-the-phrase-pray-without-ceasing/ Sat, 22 May 2010 23:33:38 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=3403 Q. Would you please explain the phrase in 1 Thessalonians 5:17 & 18, “pray without ceasing”? 1Thess. 5:17 – 18 (NASB) 17 “pray without ceasing; 18 in everything give thanks; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.” … Continue reading

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Praying For The Dead http://www.scripturessay.com/praying-for-the-dead/ Wed, 20 Jan 2010 22:17:46 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=3213 By Wayne Jackson In times of great crisis, people cry out to God in prayer. While this is understandable, prayers for the dead are both futile, and contrary to biblical truth. Since the terrorist attack of September 11, 2001, our … Continue reading

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Should Christians Fast and Pray? http://www.scripturessay.com/should-christians-fast-and-pray/ Sat, 19 May 2007 23:14:35 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2980 Fasting literally means abstinence from food, and in the Biblical sense, for a spiritual reason. In the Old Testament era the Jews fasted frequently, though there was only one fast demanded by Law. Once each year on the Day of … Continue reading

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Lessons We Learn From The Prayer Life Of Jesus http://www.scripturessay.com/lessons-we-learn-from-the-prayer-life-of-jesus/ Sat, 19 May 2007 23:08:29 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2976 Introduction: Luke 11:1 Perhaps we are not making of prayer all that it can mean to us. “The effective prayer of a righteous man can accomplish much.” (James 5:16) Compare this to a child who won’t talk to his parents. … Continue reading

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Woman’s role in the church, should she wear a veil? http://www.scripturessay.com/womans-role-in-the-church-should-she-wear-a-veil/ Fri, 16 Feb 2007 20:58:56 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2796 By Cecil N. Wright The matter now to be considered is discussed in 1 Corinthians 11:1-16 in relation particularly to praying and prophesying. And this, in turn, needs to be considered somewhat in connection with 1 Corinthians 14:33b-38 and 1 … Continue reading

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Why doesn’t God answer my prayer? http://www.scripturessay.com/why-doesnt-god-answer-my-prayer/ Tue, 16 Jan 2007 00:07:20 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2669 Q. Why doesn’t God answer my prayer? I’m so discouraged. I pray and pray and never receive an answer. Can you help? God DOES answer prayer. He promises to answer prayer for his Children, here are a couple of examples: … Continue reading

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Please explain ‘lifting up holy hands’ in 1 Timothy 2:8 http://www.scripturessay.com/please-explain-lifting-up-holy-hands-in-1-timothy-28/ Fri, 12 Jan 2007 20:37:06 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2318 1 Timothy 2:8“Therefore I want the men in every place to pray, lifting up holy hands, without wrath and dissension.” In the Greek the word for men in this verse is: aner {an’-ayr} signifying 1) with reference to sex 1a) … Continue reading

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Does God hear an unsaved persons prayer? http://www.scripturessay.com/does-god-hear-an-unsaved-persons-prayer/ Wed, 06 Sep 2006 19:23:09 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=1510 Perhaps the question should be, Does God answer an unsaved persons prayer? An unsaved person is one that has never been born again and is not a child of God. Nowhere in all the scripture does it tell one to … Continue reading

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Does the Bible prohibit praying to St. Joseph? http://www.scripturessay.com/does-the-bible-prohibit-praying-to-st-joseph/ Wed, 06 Sep 2006 19:19:52 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=1508 Download audio file (q293a.mp3) Q. I recently read an article in the paper about people who bury a statue of St. Joseph in their yard when they are trying to sell their home. Supposedly, this, and prayer to St. Joseph … Continue reading

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Must we bow our heads and clasp our hands to pray? http://www.scripturessay.com/must-we-bow-our-heads-and-clasp-our-hands-to-pray/ Sat, 13 Aug 2005 21:08:31 +0000 http://wdss.scripturessay.com/?p=1093 Several positions for prayer are mentioned in the Bible, standing, kneeling, lying down, prostrate. No significance is given to the position of the body, it's the position of the soul that matters. Romans 12:12 (NASB) 12 rejoicing in hope, persevering … Continue reading

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