PRAYERS FOR RAIN
The Morning Call asked Lehigh Valley religious leaders for rain prayers, and religious traditions responded with petitions that people could pray together. Rabbi: “We need to learn to use our water resources intelligently, knowing that God really does provide enough water for us to thrive.”
Patriarch Kallistos, Patriarch of Constantinople: O Master, Lord our God, Who, after hearing Elijah the Tishbite’s prayer, held back rain from the earth for a time, and then granted fruit bearing rain for the sake of his prayer, pray for rain to revive both our land and our souls as we trust in you alone (James 1:1). Forgive us for forgetting that all the good things we enjoy are from you (James 1:1).
How do you pray for rain to go away?
Open up your waterspouts on high and send forth the blessing of land on our heads, on our crops, and in our reservoirs, as surely as your word stands forever. Bring to life the water courses of the Lehigh Valley and surrounding terrain, as surely as your word stands forever.
What is a good prayer for healing?
Loved God, I pray that you will comfort me in my suffering, strengthen the hands of my healers, and bless the methods used to cure me; give me such faith in the power of your grace that I may put my complete trust in you even when I am afraid; through our Savior Jesus Christ, Amen.
Who is God of rain?
The god of rain and thunder, according to Greek mythology, is Zeus, the king of gods and the first lord of the Greek pantheon, who rules from Mount Olympus and is known as the ‘father of the gods and men.’ His symbol is a lightning dart. Zeus and his brothers drew lots to divide the world between them.
How do you pray Istikhara?
To perform Istikhara, you must first cleanse yourself, so perform Wudu if necessary. Next, open your prayer, recite two rak’ah, and then offer your Istikhara supplication.
- The English translation of the Salat-al-Istikhara transliteration is:
What to read when it rains Islam?
When It Rains, Say These Three Duas
- Transliteration: allaahummas-qinaa ghaythan mugheethan, maree’an mureean, naafian ghayra aarin, aajilan ghayra aajil.
- Transliteration: allaahummas-qinaa ghaythan mugheethan, maree’an mureean, naafian ghayra
What is the most powerful miracle prayer?
Lord Jesus, I come before Thee, just as I am, I am sorry for my sins, I repent of my sins, please forgive me, and I forgive all others for what they have done against me in Thy Name.
What Psalm Can I read for healing?
Psalms for Recovering and Healing
- “Be merciful to me, Lord, for I am in distress
- my eyes grow weak with sorrow, my soul and body with grief.” “But I trust in you, Lord
- I say, ‘You are my God.'” Psalm 147:3.
- Psalm 6:2-4.
- Psalm 107:19-20.
- Psalm 73:26.
- Psalm 34: 19-20.
How do I activate God’s healing power?
Allow God’s healing power to flow freely in your life!
- Receive and share healing words.
- Pray with authority to release God’s power.
- Continue to minister to people if they aren’t healed right away.
- Use the five-step prayer model.
- Step out, take risks, and watch God do the miraculous.
What god controls rain?
Zeus is the Greek god of the skies, and as such, he is responsible for lightning, thunder, clouds, and rain.
Who is the god of sun?
Helios (Greek: “Sun”) was a Greek sun god who rode a chariot from east to west across the sky every day and sailed around the northerly stream of the Ocean every night in a huge cup.
What is the king of the gods name?
Zeus is the Greek god of the sky and thunder, who reigns as king of the gods of Mount Olympus, and whose name is cognate with the first element of his Roman counterpart Jupiter.