What Does the Bible Say About Prayer?

By Mary Fairchild

Have you struggled with prayer? Does prayer seem like an exercise in eloquent speech that you just don't possess?  Prayer is not a mysterious practice reserved only for clergy and the religiously devout. Prayer is simply communicating with God—listening and talking to him.

Believers can pray from the heart, freely, spontaneously, and in their own words. If prayer is a difficult area for you, learn these basics principles of prayer and how to apply them in your life.

What Does the Bible Have to Say About Prayer?

The Bible has a lot to say about prayer. The first mention of prayer is found in Genesis, chapter 4.

    Genesis 4:26  And as for Seth, to him also a son was born; and he named him Enosh. Then men began to call on the name of the LORD."(NKJV)

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