Jeremiah 29:7 References
7 'aSeek the welfare of the city where I have sent you into exile, and bpray to the Lord on its behalf; for in its welfare you will have welfare.'
b Ezra 6:10, Ezra 7:23, Daniel 4:19, 1 Timothy 2:1, 1 Timothy 2:2
10 that they may offer acceptable sacrifices to the God of heaven and apray for the life of the king and his sons.
23 "Whatever is commanded by the God of heaven, let it be done with zeal for the house of the God of heaven, aso that there will not be wrath against the kingdom of the king and his sons.
19 "Then Daniel, whose name is Belteshazzar, was appalled for a while as his athoughts alarmed him. The king responded and said, 'Belteshazzar, do not blet the dream or its interpretation alarm you.' Belteshazzar replied, 'cMy lord, if only the dream applied to those who hate you and its interpretation to dyour adversaries!
1 Timothy 2
1 First of all, then, I urge that aentreaties and prayers, petitions and thanksgivings, be made on behalf of all men,