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Is it pleasing to God to pray for others rather than ourselves?



    
    

Clarify Share Report Asked November 08 2014 Mini Anonymous

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Blood Phil Calvert husband and dad, follower of the bible and bible studies
Job 42:10 - And the LORD turned the captivity of Job, when he prayed for his friends: also the LORD gave Job twice as much as he had before.

1 Timothy 2:1 - I exhort therefore, that, first of all, supplications, prayers, intercessions, [and] giving of thanks, be made for all men

Yes I believe that God wants us to pray unselfishly and for others.
Putting others before our selves. Because Jesus put others before himself.

August 05 2016 2 responses Vote Up Share Report


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Andy  3 photo Andy Mangus I am a Christian since October 1979 & devoted truth seeker.
This question is highlighting the main centric command from God from within His Holy Bible! "Pray for others with all supplication, concern and love". We are commanded to "Love our neighbor as we love ourselves", and to "Do unto others as ye would have them do unto you".

Loving and caring for others is Paramont in God's Holy Bible!

"Praise God that He provided a Savior"! And, His name is Jesus Christ"

--ANDY--

March 25 2019 0 responses Vote Up Share Report


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