Key Bible Passages

Several important Bible passages have themes have emerged since the first 2C7 prayer meeting:

If My people who are called by My Name ... will humble themselves and pray, and seek My face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, will forgive their sin, and heal their land.

2 Chronicles 7 v14

Shout it aloud, do not hold back. Raise your voice like a trumpet. Declare to my people their rebellion and to the house of Jacob their sins. For day after day they seek me out; they seem eager to know my ways, as if they were a nation that does what is right and has not forsaken the commands of its God.

Isaiah 58 v1-2

But at the evening offering I arose from my humiliation, even with my garment and my robe torn, and I fell on my knees and stretched out my hands to the Lord my God, and I said: "O my God, I am ashamed and embarrassed to lift up my face to Thee, my God, for our iniquities have risen above our heads and our guilt has grown even to the heavens

Ezra 9 v5-6

Harvest is past , summer is ended, and we are not saved.

Jeremiah 8 v20

For this is the one referred to by Isaiah the prophet saying:The voice of one crying in the wilderness, 'Make ready the way of the Lord, make His paths straight'. "...then Jerusalem was going out to him, and all Judea and all the district around the Jordan; and they were being baptised by him in the Jordan River as they confessed their sins.

Matthew 3 v3-6

Lord, I have heard of your fame; I stand in awe of your deeds, O Lord. Renew them in our day, in our time make them known; in wrath remember mercy.

Habakkuk 3 v2

For thus says the Lord God, the Holy One of Israel: "In repentance and rest you shall be saved, in quietness and trust is your strength.

Isaiah 30 v15

Come, let us return to the Lord. For He has torn us, but He will heal us; He has wounded us, but He will bandage us. He will revive us after two days; on the third day He will raise us up, that we may live before Him. So let us know, let us press on to know the Lord.

Hosea 6 v1-3

Even now, declares the Lord; Return to Me with all your heart, with fasting and weeping and mourning." Rend your heart and not your garments. Return to the Lord your God, for He is gracious and compassionate, slow to anger and abounding in love, and He relents from sending calamity.

Joel 2 v12-13

If we confess our sins, He is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.

John 1 v9

The Lord says, 'I know the plans I have for you, plans for your welfare and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope.'

Jeremiah 29:11

The GLORY which thou hast given Me I have given to them; that they may be one just as We are one.

John 17 v22

Darkness will cover the earth, and deep darkness the peoples, but the Lord will rise upon you, and His GLORY will appear upon you.

Isaiah 60 v2

If you believe you will see the glory of God.

John 11 v40

Further Information

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Telephone 01782 207 200  (ext 207)

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