A Prayer from Psalm 139
Our Father in Heaven hallowed be your name
Psalm 139:20 “They speak against you with malicious intent your enemies take your name in vain.” (God’s name 139:19)
Romans 5:10 “For if while we were enemies we were reconciled to God by the death of His Son much more now that we are reconciled shall we be saved by His life.”
Psalm 66:18 “If I regard sin in my heart the Lord will not hear me.”
Your Kingdom Come
Matthew 22:44 “The Lord said to my Lord sit at my right hand until I put your enemies under your feet.”
I pray that I may love the LORD more than I love anyone or anything else. (Luke 14:25-35)
Psalm 139:21 “Do I not hate those who hate you O LORD? And do I not loathe those who rise up against You?”
Proverbs 10:12 “Hatred stirs strife”
Proverbs 10:12 “Love covers all sin”
To love all in kindness and longsuffering is the fruit of the Holy Spirit. God, who is love, covers sin by grace through faith in Christ (Jesus who died for our sins and rose to life according to the Old Testament Prophecies).
Your will be done on earth as it is in heaven
Psalm 139:22 “I hate them with a perfect (complete) hatred I count them as my enemies.”
God Our Father we pray we may obey the Bible more and more in it’s context.
Philippians 1:6 “He who has begun a good work in you will go on to complete it, until the day of Jesus Christ”
Romans 12:2 “Do not be conformed to this world.”
Give us our daily bread
Psalm 139:24A “Search me oh God, and know my heart try me and know my thoughts!
Hebrews 4:12B “The word of God is a discerner of the thoughts and intents of the heart.”
Matthew 4:4 “Man will live by every word that proceeds from the mouth of God.”
God give us increasing Love manifested by walk in: holiness, Unselfishness, service, and confidence in love. (1 john 2:12-14)
And forgive us our debts as we forgive our debtors
Psalm 139:24A “And see if there be any grievous (anxious) way in me”
God our Father give us more and more trust in pure Biblical doctrine.
Philippians 4:6 “Do not be anxious about anything but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving.”
And lead us not into temptation
Psalm 139:24B “And lead me in the way everlasting.”
God our Father through our one mediator give us the desire not to sin.
Hebrew 4:16 “Let us with confidence draw near to the throne of grace that we may receive mercy and find grace to find help in time of need.”
But deliver us from evil for yours is the kingdom and the power forever amen.