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"Not prayer without faith, nor faith without prayer, but prayer in faith, is the cost of spiritual gifts and graces." - Henry Clay Trumbull

"Patience! have faith and thy prayer will be answered!" - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

"A saint is to put forth his faith in prayer, and afterwards follow his prayer with faith." - Vavasor Powell

"If faith fails, prayer perishes." - Saint Augustine

"Prayer busters (causes of unanswered prayer) are prayerlessness, unconfessed sin, unresolved relational conflict, selfishness, uncaring attitudes, and inadequate faith." - Bill Hybels

"Humour is, in fact, a prelude to faith; and laughter is the beginning of prayer ... Laughter is swallowed up in prayer and humour is fulfilled by faith." - Reinhold Niebuhr

"Praying men must be strong in hope, and faith, and prayer." - Edward Mckendree Bounds

"Humor is a prelude to faith and laughter is the beginning of prayer." - Reinhold Niebuhr

"Prayer, like faith, obtains promises, enlarges their operation, and adds to the measure of their results." - Edward Mckendree Bounds

"Prayer is asking for rain and faith is carrying the umbrella." - Barbara Johnson

"Only God can move mountains, but faith and prayer can move God" - Edward Mckendree Bounds

"George Muller of Bristol: His Life of Prayer and Faith by A. T. Pierson." - George Muller

"Faith and prayer are the vitamins of the soul; man cannot live in health without them." - Mahalia Jackson

"A prayer without faith is without accomplishment" - Smith Wigglesworth

"Prayer is the chief exercise of faith." - John Calvin

"No prayer fully expresses our faith." - Oscar Romero

"When fear replaces faith, remember prayer." - Thomas S Monson

"Prayer is the voice of faith." - William Van Horne

"Prayer is faith passing into action." - Richard Cecil

"To be accurate, write; to remember, write; to know thine own mind, write. And a written prayer is a prayer of faith, special, sure, and to be answered." - Martin Farquhar Tupper

"The prayer of faith is the only kind that is real prayer, and it is trust in God with full acknowledgment of God's power and love." - Archibald Thomas Robertson

"To be accurate, write; to remember, write; to know thine own mind, write. And a written prayer is a prayer of faith, special, sure, and to be answered." - Martin Farquhar Tupper

"I find a great deal of comfort and care in my faith and prayer. I'd sooner do without air than prayer." - Mary Karr

"Prayer is the supreme activity of all that is noblest in our personality, and the essential nature of prayer is faith." - Oswald Chambers

"Prayer presupposes faith. No prayer is in vain. Prayer is like any other action." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Helplessness united with faith produces prayer, for without faith there can be no prayer." - Ole Hallesby

"Prayer does not cause faith to work, faith causes prayer to work." - Gloria Copeland

"Say the prayer first thing in the morning when you open your eyes; then say it again before you go to sleep. Dream the prayer. Feel the prayer with your emotional body. Be the prayer; align your faith and intent with the prayer until your whole life is based on this prayer." - Miguel Angel Ruiz

"When prayer removes distrust and doubt and enters the field of mental certainty, it becomes faith; and the universe is built on faith." - Ernest Holmes

"Prayer [is] the quiet, persistent living of our life of desire and faith in the presence of our God." - Andrew Murray

"Faith, prayer, and the Word of God are the weapons God provides you with to fight spiritual battles." - Jim George

"Prayer makes your heart bigger, until it is capable of containing the gift of God himself. Prayer begets faith, faith begets love, and love begets service on behalf of the poor." - Mother Teresa

"Whatever God can do faith can do, and whatever faith can do prayer can do when it is offered in faith. An invitation to prayer is, therefore, an invitation to omnipotence, for prayer engages the Omnipotent God and brings Him into our human affairs. Nothing is impossible to the man who prays in faith, just as nothing is impossible with God. This generation has yet to prove all that prayer can do for believing men and women." - Aiden Wilson Tozer

"Prayer is the arena where our faith meets God's abilities." - Steven Furtick

"Faith in a prayer-hearing God will make a prayer-loving Christian." - Andy Murray

"No prayer!-No faith!-No Christ in the heart. Little prayer!-Little faith!-Little Christ in the heart." - Alexander Whyte

"Bear up the hands that hang down, by faith and prayer; support the tottering knees. Have you any days of fasting and prayer? Storm the throne of grace and persevere therein, and mercy will come down." - John Wesley

"Over the trackless past, somewhere, Lie the lost days of our tropic youth, Only regained by faith and prayer, Only recalled by prayer and plaint, Each lost day has its patron saint!" - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"As a people of faith, we know that prayer is a powerful instrument. And as one Nation under God, we know that many times our most powerful tool is prayer." - Nick Rahall

"A mother's love is like a beacon, Burning bright with Faith and Prayer, And through the changing scenes of life, We can find a haven there...." - Helen Steiner Rice

"Let gratitude be the pillow upon which you kneel to say your nightly prayer. And let faith be the bridge you build to overcome evil and welcome good." - Maya Angelou

"Don't be discouraged if the answer to your prayer does not come immediately. Study, ponder, and pray, sincerely having faith, and live the commandments." - Joseph B Wirthlin

"Faith is not without worry or care, but faith is fear that has said a prayer." - Anonymous

"Undoubtedly, prayer requires a living faith in God. Successful satyagraha is inconceivable without that faith." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Prayer is nothing but the promise reversed, or God's Word formed into an argument, and retorted by faith upon God again." - William Gurnall

"Let us keep the flame of faith alive through prayer and the sacraments: let us make sure we do not forget God." - Pope Francis

"When our whole life is one faith, hope, love, prayer and silence, a consecrated life always bound up in the Eucharist, then the 'urge' towards God springs..." - Pope John Paul Ii

"Testimony requires the nurturing by the prayer of faith, the hungering for the word of God in the scriptures, and the obedience to the truth." - Henry B Eyring

"The greater the difficulty to be overcome, the more will it be seen to the glory of God how much can be done by prayer and faith." - George Muller

"The prayer that reforms the sinner and heals the sick is an absolute faith that all things are possible to God ..." - Mary Baker Eddy

"As long as we have unsolved problems, unfulfilled desires, and a mustard seed of faith, we have all we need for a vibrant prayer life." - John Ortberg

"Haste thee on from grace to glory, Armed by faith and winged by prayer, Heaven's eternal day's before thee; God's own hand shall guide thee there." - Henry Francis Lyte

"Man is not to be comprehended as a starting-point, or progress as a goal, without those two great forces, Faith and Love. Prayer is sublime." - Albert Pike

"Here then we see God's way of success in our work, whatever it may be - a trinity of prayer, faith and patience." - James O. Fraser

"There are many things that are essential to arriving at true peace of mind, and one of the most important is faith, which cannot be acquired without prayer." - John Wooden

"Man is not to be comprehended as a starting-point, or progress as a goal, without those two great forces , Faith and Love . Prayer is sublime." - Albert Pike

"Prayer is a privilege and the soul's sincere desire. We can move beyond routine and 'checklist' prayers and engage in meaningful prayer as we appropriately ask in faith and act, as we patiently persevere through the trial of our faith, and as we humbly acknowledge and accept 'not my will, but Thine, be done.'" - David A Bednar

"Furnish thyself with arguments from the promises to enforce thy prayers, and make them prevalent with God. The promises are the ground of faith, and faith, when strengthened, will make thee fervent, and such fervency ever speeds and returns with victory out of the field of prayer. The mightier any is in the Word, the more mighty he will be in prayer." - William Gurnall

"Christian, take good care of thy faith; for recollect faith is the only way whereby thou canst obtain blessings. If we want blessings from God, nothing can fetch them down but faith. Prayer cannot draw down answers from God's throne except it be the earnest prayer of a man who believes. Faith is the angelic messenger between the soul and the Lord Jesus in glory." - Charles Spurgeon

"This is my prayer for all of us-'Lord, increase our faith.' Increase our faith to bridge the chasms of uncertainty and doubt. . . . Grant us faith to look beyond the problems of the moment to the miracles of the future. . . . Give us faith to do what is right and let the consequence follow." - Gordon B Hinckley

"In order for us to be able to love, we need to have faith, because faith is love in action and love in action is service. In order for us to be able to love, we have to see and touch. Faith in action through prayer, faith in action through service: each is the same thing, the same love, the same compassion." - Mother Teresa

"This is my prayer for all of us-Lord, increase our faith. Increase our faith to bridge the chasms of uncertainty and doubt.... Grant us faith to look beyond the problems of the moment to the miracles of the future.... Give us faith to do what is right and let the consequence follow." - Gordon B Hinckley

"We must love one another as God loves each one of us. To be able to love, we need a clean heart. Prayer is what gives us a clean heart. The fruit of prayer is a deepening of faith and the fruit of faith is love. The fruit of love is service, which is compassion in action." - Mother Teresa

"Prayer is the lungs through which holiness breathes. Prayer is not only the language of spiritual life, but also makes its very essence and forms its real character. O for a faith that will not shrink though pressed by every foe; That will not tremble on the brink of any earthly woe. Lord, give us such a faith as this... whatever may come..." - Edward Mckendree Bounds

"Prayer less pulpits will produce prayer less and powerless congregations." - Wesley L Duewel

"At the heart of silence is prayer. At the heart of prayer is faith. At the heart of faith is life. At the heart of life is service." - Mother Teresa

"The Simple Path Silence is Prayer Prayer is Faith Faith is Love Love is Service The Fruit of Service is Peace" - Mother Teresa

"No prayer!-No faith!-No Christ in the heart. Little prayer!-Little faith!-Little Christ in the heart. Increasing prayer!-Increasing faith!-Increasing Christ in the heart!. Much prayer!-Much faith!-Much Christ in the heart! Praying always!-Faith always!-Christ always!" - Alexander Whyte

"I think the Lord's Prayer is a very powerful prayer. And the prayer of St. Francis." - Dennis Kucinich

"Our praying, to be strong, must be buttressed by holy living. The life of faith perfects the prayer of faith." - Edward Mckendree Bounds

"Your heart has to be prepared ahead of time through faith and prayer and grace and mercy and love and forgiveness so you can keep your heart open in hell, when hell happens." - Richard Rohr

"Faith is lifeless unless you act on it. T.L. Osbourne says: "When the promises of God are believed and acted upon they become the power of God". We can do all the things we have previously talked about about: desire, decision, prayer, speaking faith, seeing the answer, but if we do' act our faith it is all to no avail." - Phil Pringle

"Faith is lifeless unless you act on it. T.L. Osbourne says: "When the promises of God are believed and acted upon they become the power of God". We can do all the things we have previously talked about about: desire, decision, prayer, speaking faith, seeing the answer, but if we don't act our faith it is all to no avail." - Phil Pringle

"Prayer is asking for rain. Faith is carrying an umbrella. Faith is the inner sense of knowing that with divine order working on your side, all things will come together for your good. Faith is knowing that there is a divine plan and purpose for everything in life" - Iyanla Vanzant

"Faith is lifeless unless you act on it. T.L. Osbourne says: "When the promises of God are believed and acted upon they become the power of God". We can do all the things we have previously talked about about: desire, decision, prayer, speaking faith, seeing the answer, but if we don't act our faith it is all to no avail." - Phil Pringle

"They who pray with faith have fervour and fervour is the fire of prayer. This mysterious fire has the power of consuming all our faults and imperfections, and of giving to our actions, vitality, beauty and merit." - Frances Xavier Cabrini

"We must not sit down, and look for miracles. Up, and be doing, and the Lord will be with thee. Prayer and pains, through faith in Christ Jesus, will do anything." - John Eliot

"The dogmatic and, therefore, invulnerable core in Islam is understandably simple: acknowledgement of faith, prayer, charity and fasting. Almost everything else is open to interpretation and modification in space and time." - Tariq Ramadan

"We must not sit still and look for miracles; up and doing, and the Lord will be with thee. Prayer and pains, through faith in Christ Jesus, will do anything." - George Eliot

"Prayer, in many ways, is the supreme expression of our faith in God." - David Lloyd-Jones

"The key that opens the door to the faith is prayer." - Pope Francis

"Without prayer, our faith is weakened, our love grows cold, our hope becomes uncertain." - Terence Cooke

"Prayer is more than a wish; it is the voice of faith directed to God." - Billy Graham

"I feel that very frequently prayer is made a refuge to dodge the action of faith." - John G. Lake

"The Rosary is a school of Prayer. The Rosary is a school of Faith." - Pope Francis

"The first step in faith is to stop thinking about God at the time of prayer.-" - Brennan Manning

"Faith furnishes prayer with wings, without which it cannot soar to Heaven." - John Climacus

"Prayer is an impossibility without a living faith in the presence of God within." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Prayer is as natural an expression of faith as breathing is of life." - Jonathan Edwards

"Prayer may be elevating if combined with work, and they who labor with head, hands or feet have faith and are generally quite sure of an immediate and favorable reply." - Luther Burbank

"Faith builds in the dungeon and lazarhouse its sublimest shrines; and up, through roofs of stone, that shut out the eye of heaven, ascends the ladder where the angels glide to and fro,-prayer." - Edward Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton

"Salvation is not a prayer you pray in a one-time ceremony and then move on from; salvation is a posture of repentance and faith that you begin in a moment and maintain for the rest of your life." - J. D. Greear

"Through persistence, self-knowledge, prayer, commitment, optimism, a resolute trust in God and the building of your own personal moral strength, you can enjoy the blessings of a deeper faith and face the difficulties of life with courage and confidence." - Norman Vincent Peale

"Faith builds in the dungeon and lazarhouse its sublimest shrines; and up, through roofs of stone, that shut out the eye of heaven, ascends the ladder where the angels glide to and fro, - prayer." - Edward Bulwer-Lytton

"Prayer meetings are dead affairs when they are merely asking sessions; there is adventure, hope and life when they are believing sessions, and the faith is corporately, practically and deliberately affirmed." - Norman Grubb

"Providence so orders the case, that faith and prayer come between our wants and supplies, and the goodness of God may be the more magnified in our eyes thereby." - John Flavel

"From faith, hope, and love, the virtues of religion referring to God, there arises a double act which bears on the spiritual communion exercised between God and us; the hearing of the word and prayer." - William Ames

"If you really wish to follow Christ, if you want your love for him to grow and last, then you must be faithful to prayer. It is the key to the vitality of your life in Christ. Without prayer, your faith and love will die. If you are constant in daily prayer and in the Sunday celebration of Mass, your love for Jesus will increase. And your heart will know deep joy and peace, such as the world could never give." - Pope John Paul Ii

"The power of prayer and faith can heal and bring happiness. The real tragedy is that the people that are helped by this don't realize that this power is really coming from within." - Terry Pratchett

"Without extended, concentrated prayer, the ministry of the Word withers. And when the ministry of the Word declines, faith (Rom. 10:17; Gal. 3:2, 5) and holiness (John 17:17) decline. Activity may continue, but life and power and fruitfulness fade away. Therefore, whatever opposes prayer opposes the whole work of ministry." - John Piper

"Prayer gives us strength for great ideals, for keeping up our faith, charity, purity, generosity; prayer gives us strength to rise up from indifference and guilt, if we have had the misfortune to give in to temptation and weakness. Prayer gives us light by which to see and to judge from God's perspective and from eternity. That is why you must not give up on praying!" - Pope John Paul Ii

"Supply does not come through prayer. It comes as a result of an attitude of faith, a condition of mind and heart, in which the Invisible is depended upon for all things necessary, instead of upon the visible and earthly. Prayer in the form of begging and beseeching God to kindly answer our requests is not capable of producing supply in itself." - Henry Thomas Hamblin

"I believe in the efficacy of prayer and I have a deep and sorrowful sympathy for one who is without faith. I believe our Father answers every prayer-all prayers-with His matchless, inscrutable wisdom, with infinite compassion and with love." - Loretta Young

"It is the habit of faith, when she is praying, to use pleas. Mere prayer sayers, who do not pray at all, forget to argue with God; but those who prevail bring forth their reasons and their strong arguments" - Charles Spurgeon

"Do you know what prayer is? It is not begging God for this and that. The first thing we have to do is to get you beggars to quit begging until a little faith moves in your souls." - John G. Lake

"How do you pray a prayer so filled with faith that it can move a mountain? By shifting your focus from the size of your mountain to the sufficiency of the Mountain Mover and then stepping forward in obedience." - Bill Hybels

"I have always been a firm believer in God and the power of prayer, though to be honest, my faith has made for alist of questions I definitely want answered after I'm gone." - Nicholas Sparks

"For prayers to be efficacious, they must be in harmony with the plan of heaven. The prayer of faith bears fruit when such harmony exists, and this harmony exists when prayers are inspired by the Holy Spirit." - Keith B. McMullin

"The meaning of the word true here is similar to the word Amen said after a blessing. It is an act of affirmation and ratification, reminding us that the Shema is less a prayer than a declaration of faith." - Jonathan Sacks

"Faith has played a major role in my life. Whenever I feel an obstacle is too great, I can always go to God in prayer and He'll help me through it." - Patrick Henry Hughes

"Why should the sons and daughters of God be reluctant to pray, when prayer is the key in the hand of faith to unlock heaven's storehouse, where are treasured the boundless resources of Omnipotence." - Ellen G White

"A grateful heart is a beginning of greatness. It is an expression of humility. It is a foundation for the development of such virtues as prayer, faith, courage, contentment, happiness, love, and well-being." - James E Faust

"It always helps to have a bit of prayer in your back pocket. At the end of the day, you have to have something, and for me, that is God, Jesus, my Catholic upbringing, my faith." - Pierce Brosnan

"Let's forget the novelties. If we prevail in prayer, God will do only what he can do. How he does things, when he does them, and in what manner are up to him. The name of Jesus, the power of his blood, and the prayer of faith have never lost their power over the centuries." - Jim Cymbala

"The constant exercise of our faith by lofty thinking, prayer, devotion, and acts of righteousness is just as essential to spiritual health as physical exercise is to the health of the body. Like all priceless things, faith, if lost, is hard to regain. Eternal vigilance is the price of our faith. In order to retain our faith we must keep ourselves in tune with our Heavenly Father by living in accordance with the principles and ordinances of the gospel." - O. Leslie Stone

"It matters little what form of prayer we adopt or how many words we use. What matters is the faith which lays hold on God, knowing that He knows our needs before we even ask Him. That is what gives Christian prayer its boundless confidence and its joyous certainty." - Dietrich Bonhoeffer

"The prayer of faith is a prayer willing to believe and prevail for God's answer in a situation that is utterly impossible. Regardless of the difficulty of the situation, you require no external confirmation but believe God in spite of appearance. Your eyes are on God, not on the situation." - Wesley L Duewel

"Love askes faith, and faith firmenesse." - George Herbert

"Vision creates faith and faith creates willpower." - Arnold Schwarzenegger

"I feel that we should stop wasting our time trying to please the supernatural and concentrate on improving the welfare of human beings. I think that, uh, we should use our energy and our initiative to solve our problems, and stop relying on prayer and wishful thinking. If we have faith in ourselves, we won't have to have faith in gods." - Ruth Hurmence Green

"Vocations are born in prayer and from prayer; and only in prayer can they persevere and bear fruit." - Pope Francis

"Through personal prayer, through family prayer, by trusting in God with faith, nothing wavering, we can call down to our rescue His mighty power." - Thomas S Monson

"No problem is too small for His attention nor so large that He cannot answer the prayer of faith. Prayer surely is the passport to spiritual power." - Thomas S Monson

"Prayer is not trying to twist God's arm to make Him do something. Prayer is receiving by faith what He has already done!" - Andrew Wommack

"Prayer is not trying to twist God's arm to make Him do something. Prayer is receiving by faith what He has already done!" - Andrew Wommack

"Faith is to the soul what life is to the body. Prayer is to faith what breath is to the body. How a person can live and not breathe is past my comprehension, and how a person can believe and not pray is past my comprehension too." - J C Ryle

"Prayer, study, and suffering make a pastor." - Martin Luther

"Poetry and prayer are very similar" - Carol Ann Duffy

"Love and prayer are intimately related." - Diana Abu-Jaber

"The imperfect offices of prayer and praise." - William Wordsworth

"Prayer and practice is good rhyme." - Proverbs

"Poetry and prayer are very similar." - Carol Ann Duffy

"The only way our faith will ever strengthen is for us to use it. We need to apply thought and prayer to our decisions and then trust God for the outcome. We need to set our sights on growing in faith, not shrinking back for fear of failure." - Lysa TerKeurst

"Holiness sincerity, and faith." - Swami Vivekananda

"All religious vows, codes, and commitments are null & void herein. Please refrain from contaminating the ideosphere with harmful memes through prayer, reverence, holy books, proselytizing, prophesying, faith, speaking in tongues or spirituality. Fight the menace of second-hand faith! Humanity sincerely thanks you!" - Greg Erwin

"To exist is equivalent to an act of faith, a protest against the truth, an interminable prayer. As soon as they consent to live, the unbeliever and the man of faith are fundamentally the same, since both have made the only decision that defines a being." - Emil Cioran

"To exist is equivalent to an act of faith, a protest against the truth, an interminable prayer. As soon as they consent to live, the unbeliever and the man of faith are fundamentally the same, since both have made the only decision that defines a being." - Emile M Cioran

"FAITH is the head chemist of the mind. When FAITH is blended with the vibration of thought, the subconscious mind instantly picks up the vibration, translates it into its spiritual equivalent, and transmits it to Infinite Intelligence, as in the case of prayer." - Napoleon Hill

"In the faith which is God's marriage to the soul, you are one in God, and God is wholly in you, just as, for you, He is wholly in all you meet. With this faith, in prayer you descend into yourself to meet the other." - Dag Hammarskjold

"I think faith is the small mustard seed of opportunities every day. For example, 'Am I going to love this person? Am I going to share my faith with this person? Am I going to pray that little prayer?' It really is a daily thing where you seize those little mustard seed opportunities and then see what God does." - Mark Batterson

"Miracles happen. But prayer is needed! Prayer that is courageous, struggling and persevering, not prayer that is a mere formality." - Pope Francis

"Four things let us ever keep in mind: God hears prayer, God heeds prayer, God answers prayer, and God delivers by prayer." - Edward Mckendree Bounds

"Prayer is not flight, prayer is power. Prayer does not deliver a man from some terrible situation; prayer enables a man to face and to master the situation." - William Barclay

"The issue of prayer is not prayer; the issue of prayer is God. One cannot pray unless he has faith in his own ability to accost the infinite, merciful, eternal God." - Abraham Joshua Heschel

"The answer to your prayer is not according to your faith while you are talking, but according to your faith while you are working." - Wallace D. Wattles

"Trouble and perplexity drive me to prayer, and prayer drives away perplexity and trouble." - Francois Fenelon

"Trouble and perplexity drive me to prayer and prayer drives away perplexity and trouble." - Philipp Melanchthon

"We live by faith in a prayer-hearing, soul-converting , soul-sanctifyin g, soul-restoring, soul-comforting God." - Francis Asbury

"Prayer is the hand of faith on the door knob of your heart, inviting Jesus to enter." - Max Lucado

"I believe with faith all is possible. An answer to prayer is greatest positive feedback you can get." - J R Martinez



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