Verse about fasting in secret
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10 Bible Verses about Fasting
What does the Bible say about? Truly, I say to you, they have received their reward. But when you fast, anoint your head and wash your face, that your fasting may not be seen by others but by your Father who is in secret. And your Father who sees in secret will reward you. Why have we humbled ourselves, and you take no knowledge of it? Behold, you fast only to quarrel and to fight and to hit with a wicked fist. Fasting like yours this day will not make your voice to be heard on high.
Yes, I want to follow Jesus. I am a follower of Jesus. I still have questions. Here are several: Occasions of prayer and fasting in the Bible: Praying for health: "David pleaded with God for the child. He fasted and went into his house and spent the nights lying on the ground" 2 Samuel Praying for safety: "There, by the Ahava Canal, I [Ezra] proclaimed a fast, so that we might humble ourselves before our God and ask him for a safe journey for us and our children, with all our possessions" Ezra As a sign of mourning: "They mourned and wept and fasted till evening for Saul and his son Jonathan, and for the army of the LORD and the house of Israel, because they had fallen by the sword" 2 Samuel
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That you appear not to men to fast, but to your Father which is in secret: and your Father, which sees in secret, shall reward you openly. Colossians Servants, obey in all things your masters according to the flesh; not with eyeservice, as menpleasers; but in singleness of heart, fearing God: …. Matthew ,6 That thine alms may be in secret: and thy Father which seeth in secret himself shall reward thee openly…. Romans Who will render to every man according to his deeds:. New International Version so that it will not be obvious to others that you are fasting, but only to your Father, who is unseen; and your Father, who sees what is done in secret, will reward you. New Living Translation Then no one will notice that you are fasting, except your Father, who knows what you do in private. And your Father, who sees everything, will reward you.