Prayer of Petition Quotes
When the solution is simple, God is answering.
- Albert Einstein
Whatever you ask for in prayer,
believe that you have received it,
and it will be yours.
- Mark 11:24
Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you. For everyone who asks, receives; and the one who seeks, finds; and to the one who knocks, the door will be opened.
- Matthew 7:7-9
Ask and you will receive, so that your joy may be full.
- John 16:24
Imagine what it is like for a child to grow up in fear. Pray for children who do.
- T.G. Wilhelm
Thank you Heavenly Father. You heard my petition. You have answered my plea.
May your name be glorified and praised.
-Lailah Gifty Akita
Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.
Prayer in the sense of petition, asking for things, is a small part of it; confession and penitence are its threshold, adoration its sanctuary, the presence and vision and enjoyment of God its bread and wine.
I beseech those whose piety will permit them reverently to petition, that they will pray for this union, and ask that He who buildeth up and pulleth down nations will, the mercy preserve and unite us. For a Nation divided against itself cannot stand.
- Sam Houston
Then Eli answered and said, Go in peace: and the God of Israel grant thee thy petition that thou hast asked of him.
-1 Samuel 1:7