Quotes on Prayer

We’re discussing prayer in our Wednesday night Bible Study. I thought I’d share some of these quotes. This is good stuff, no doubt.

Prayer is where the action is.  -John Wesley

No learning can make up for the failure to pray. No earnestness, no diligence, no study, no gifts will supply its lack.  -E.M. Bounds

Prayer will make a man cease from sin, or sin will entice a man to cease from prayer.  -John Bunyon

He who has learned to pray has learned the greatest secret of a holy and happy life.  -William Law

The one concern of the devil is to keep Christians from praying.  He fears nothing from prayerless studies, prayerless work and prayerless religion. He laughs at our toil, mocks at our wisdom, but he trembles when we pray.  -Samuel Chadwick

I would rather teach one man to pray than ten men to preach.  -Charles Spurgeon

The man who mobilizes the Christian church to pray will make the greatest contribution to world evangelization in history.  -Andrew Murray

To make intercession for men is the most powerful and practical way in which we can express our love for them.  -John Calvin

Therefore, whether the desire for prayer is on you or not, get to your closet at the set time; shut yourself in with God; wait upon Him; seek His face; realize Him; pray.  -R. F. Horton

We must begin to believe that God, in the mystery of prayer, has entrusted us with a force that can move the Heavenly world, and can bring its power down to earth.  -Andrew Murray

Posted January 20, 2011 by The Spillover

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