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Praying for Israel

– Today’s prayer for Israel –

Land of God’s Choosing

“For the LORD will not abandon His people,
Nor will He forsake
His inheritance.” -Psalm 94

The history of Israel and the Jewish people has developed over 35 centuries. The Bible records the first thousand years of this history, during which the Jews developed a cultural, national and religious identity within the Land of Israel. Although the Jewish people have been dispersed all around the world, there has always been a Jewish presence in Israel.

Even those living in other nations never forgot their roots or the land God promised their forefathers. In 1948, 2,000 years after the Jews were forced from their homeland, Israel once again became an official Jewish State. For thousands of years the Jews have been trickling back to their homeland from over 70 countries, and now it is a patchwork of multiethnic communities living side by side.

Over the past 50 years, the population of Israel has grown seven fold. The 6.2 million inhabitants are made up of people from every ethnic background, religion and lifestyle. Jews comprise about 78% of the population, and non-Jewish people, mostly Arabs, number about 22%.

"O house of Israel, bless the LORD; O house of Aaron, bless the LORD; O house of Levi, bless the LORD; You who revere the LORD, bless the LORD. Blessed be the LORD from Zion, Who dwells in Jerusalem. Praise the LORD!" Psalm 135:19-21


Pray for Jerusalem

for he who touches you,
touches the
apple of His eye. -Zec.2:8

On your walls, O Jerusalem, I have appointed watchmen; All day and all night they will never keep silent. You who remind the LORD, take no rest for yourselves; And give Him no rest until He establishes And makes Jerusalem a praise in the earth.” Is.62:6-7

Jerusalem, Israel’s capital (population 657,500), has stood at the center of the Jewish people’s national and spiritual life since King David made it the capital of his kingdom some 3000 years ago. Today it is the seat of the government and Israel’s largest city.

With 3,000 years of history behind it, Jerusalem is now thrust to the center of the Arab-Israeli conflict.

The epicenter of the conflict lies in Jerusalem and more specifically on the Temple Mount in the Old City. The Jews of Israel are locked in a conflict with their Palestinian Arab neighbors.

Although the Temple hasn’t stood for almost 2,000 years, Jerusalem continues to be the focus of the Jewish world. The Temple may not be there, but Jews believe that the intrinsic holiness of the site always remains.

In fact, Jerusalem’s Temple Mount is one of the most revered and contested pieces of land in the world. Muslems call the site Hareem al-Sharef. It’s where the Al Aqsa mosque and the Dome of the Rock are located. To Jews, it is the place where Kings Solomon and Herod built the first and second Temples: the holiest place in the Jewish religion. Jewish tradition also maintains that in the End of Days, during the Messianic Era, a third and final Temple will be built on Mount Moriah.

(sources:Rabbi Ken Spiro, article, “Jerusalem…Jewish and Muslim claims to the Holy City”; Chris Mitchell, article, “Trouble at the Temple Mount.”)

“But I say to you, do not swear at all: neither by heaven, for it is God’s throne; nor by the earth, for it is His footstool; nor by Jerusalem, for it is the city of the great King.” -Matt. 5:34-35

“The Lord bless you and keep you; The Lord make His face shine upon you, And be gracious to you; The Lord lift up His countenance upon you , And give you peace.” -Num. 6:24-26

“…for he who touches you, touches the apple of His eye.” -Zec.2:8

“If I forget you, O Jerusalem,
may my right hand forget its skill.
May my tongue cling to the roof of my mouth
if I do not remember you,
If I do not consider Jerusalem
my highest joy.”
-Psalm 137:5-6

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  1. Elizabeth Hiveley
    July 1st, 2015 | #1

    Father Holy is Your Name…high and lifted up You rule and reign! over all the earth. You answer all of our prayers and You are compassionate abounding in love and salvation, healing and deliverance…Do all this for Your people…send a mighty revival on the land.I cover the IDF, navy and air force & the government with Your love and protection.
    Dray all the Jews scattered all over the world back to their home.
    I love and adore You Lord and thank you for answering all of my prayer.
    Love You. amen

  2. Elizabeth Hiveley
    June 30th, 2015 | #2

    Father in heaven…shower Your blessings
    of revival all over our beloved Israel!Lord You are able to save, heal and deliver them from war and destruction. Be with the leadership in the land Lord!
    Nothing is too hard for You… I apply the blood of the Lamb to all the borders and ask for supernatural protection on all of the people and the IDF, Navy and air force! Be gracious, kind and long suffering to them all. Direct and protect the Prime Minister and all of those who are in the Kennest! Cause them to come into unity and peace.
    I love and adore You Papa God…Thank You for always hearing and answering our prayers! Amen and amen

  3. Elizabeth Hiveley
    June 29th, 2015 | #3

    Heavenly Father Holy is Your Name. How I love and adore You…I am so thankful for you have down and will do for me.
    Lord send a powerful revival to our beloved Israel starting today. Save heal and restore them all..do You do best & send signs and wonders. Thank You Lord.
    Guide and protect the government of this land. I apply the blood of the Lamb to the borders and keep an eye on the enemy …Turn them against each other. Take care of the IDF,Navy and air force …I apply the blood of the Lamb to them as well.
    Thank You for always hearing and answering my prayers… I love You so much.
    Amen and amen

  4. Elizabeth Hiveley
    June 18th, 2015 | #4

    Our Father who are in heaven Holy is Your Name…high and lifted up far above all names..who is lie You…no one Lord!
    I cry out to You for our beloved Israel today. For protection, healing, salvation and deliverance for all the people and the surrounding area.I ask for wisdom and guidance for all the leaders of the land…Keep them safe and draw them to Yourself Lord! Protect the idf, navy and the air force..
    Bring many if not all of the Jewish scattered all over the nations home and soon Lord. thank You for hearing and answering out prayer.
    I love and adore YOu Lord…amen and amen

  5. Elizabeth Hiveley
    June 17th, 2015 | #5

    You are so beautiful and full of compassion Lord. I praise You today Lord. There is nothing to hard for You.
    I cry out today for our beloved Israel & ask for You wisdom for the leaders of this awesome land! We ask for forgiveness for all the USA has done to them and plead the blood on all of the borders. I ask for Your protection for all of the air force, navy and idf,,Save, heal and deliver them Papa.
    Send a powerful revival and save them all…I ask for those living out side of Israel to understand that is it very important for them to move back to there home.Thank You Papa…love You…amen and amen

  6. Elizabeth Hiveley
    June 15th, 2015 | #6

    Father in heaven Holy is Your name…Your name is high and lifted up…There is no one like You Abba. I praise You and love & adore You..
    I cry out of Israel today..asking that You turn there enemies against each other…confuse them. Father bring them into the Kingdom of God for such a time as this.
    Send a powerful revival upon all of Israel and save, heal and deliver them all…cause the revival to flow though out the whole world.
    Give wisdom and direction to the government Lord. Guard and guide them in all they do…save Bibi and family and bless them all.
    I ask for the blood of the Lamb be applied to all of the borders…Turn the hears of the Jewish people who live elsewhere and bring them home to Israel. Thank you Lord. I love You Papa.
    amen and amen

  7. Elizabeth Hiveley
    June 13th, 2015 | #7

    Holy Father holy is Your Name…High and lifted up above all the earth. I cry out for mercy for the people of our Beloved Israel..Save, heal & deliver them all Lord.
    I apply the precious blood of the Lamb to all of the borders and ask for wisdom guidance and protection for all of military that surround the Land.
    I ask for wisdom for the government especially BiBi…Keep him strong and protected and his family.
    Send a powerful revival and pour out Holy Spirit all over the Land and let it flow all across the world. Thank You Father for all you have done for me and for our whole prayer list but,especially all the prayers You have answered. love You…amen and amen

  8. Elizabeth Hiveley
    June 12th, 2015 | #8

    Father of light shine Your light on Israel today and always. How awesome is Your Holy Name…You deserve all the glory. I praise You today Father.
    I cry out for Israel today for safety and wisdom today on how to dear and when to deal with Iran…
    Father send revival all over Israel and let it pour out to the whole word. I stand in the gap for all of them and ask for forgiveness of being stubborn and unbelieving and anxious..Forgive me and all those in the Land.
    Guide and protect the airforse, navy and the IDF.Give them unity and divine direction to keep the land safe. Lord weed out the trouble makers in the government. Reveal Yourself to all of Israel and tose that are all across the world…lOve You today. amen and amen

  9. Elizabeth Hiveley
    June 11th, 2015 | #9

    Our Father who is in heaven Holy is Your Name…Your kingdom come Your will be done on earth as it is in heaven. Ilove You Lord and Your word.
    I cry out today for our beloved Israel for safety for her people..for salvation, healing and deliverance. Send Holy Spirit and pour out revival all over the land. I speak wisdom, protection, an

  10. Elizabeth Hiveley
    June 10th, 2015 | #10

    How I love & adore You…You are my King, Friend, soon coming Savior..healer and deliver…Thank You for all the prayer You answer Papa.
    I cry out for Usa and Israel…give them both You wisdom & guide & protect them Papa. Send a powerful out pouring to Israel and spread it all over the earth.
    Protect the IDF, Navy and airforse…Save and protect them. We ask for mercy for USA for the way they have treated Israel…please forgive us for all the terrible things our president has done save, heal, and deliver many Papp
    I love You and thank YOu for hearing my prayer. amen & amen

  11. Elizabeth Hiveley
    June 9th, 2015 | #11

    Heavenly Father…Father of all light…shine Your light on Israel and show Yourself strong on their behalf.
    My heart cries out to you Abba…they are surrounded by their enemies …there are so many they are outnumbered. I ask for wisdom, guidance, insight and protection for the government and all the Jewish all over the world! Give leadership Your wisdom…let them all work in unity. Save, heal an delivery all of the people including the surrounding area. Protect the citiens and the IDF with the Lambs blood…Thank You Papa that You always hear and answer our prayers.
    amen amen

  12. Elizabeth Hiveley
    June 8th, 2015 | #12

    Holy Holy Holy is Your Name Lord…Your ways are so much higher than ours…We trust You and depend on Your answering our prayers for Israel Lord!
    They are in deep trouble as are all the nations that are coming against…Have mercy on us all. Your Word says that Mercy triumphs over mercy~ We want Your mercy Father.
    Guide, guard and protect You people…send a powerful revival and save, heal and deliver all of us from judgement. I apply the blood of the Lamb to all of the borders of Israel and set up a wall of fire around about them all.
    Be with the IDF, Air Force and Navy Lord..give all the leaders in Israel Your wisdom and timing. Thank You PaPa…amen and amen

  13. Elizabeth Hiveley
    June 7th, 2015 | #13

    Father in Heaven Holy is Your Name…It is high and lifted up…glorious, majestic and full of compassion. Your Name is Mercy, Grace, and truth. You are my friend, Savior, healer and soon coming King of Kings.
    I love and adore You today Father.
    I ask for You to flood Israel with Holy Spirit Revival …Save heal and deliver Your people today.
    Protect the IDF and the leadership of the country. Give them Your wisdom…show them Your great love for them. Save their enemies and heal their minds and hearts.
    We bless You today Papa.
    Amen and amen

  14. Elizabeth Hiveley
    June 4th, 2015 | #14

    Lord how glorious is Your name…the Name that is above all names..How I love You and adore You always.
    I bring before You our beloved Israel and her people. Father send a mighty out pouring on them all & let it spread throughout the whole world
    Give the leaders mercy grace, compassion, guidance, protection and most of all salvation. Direct them in the vital decisions they have to make! I sprinkle the blood of the Lamb on all of the borders and ask for Your protection of the Druze’s and their community..give the leaders Your wisdom on how to deal with them and also the enemy that is about to attack Israel on the Golan Heights. Thank You for all of Your answers to my hearts cry.I love You Papa…amen and amen

  15. Elizabeth Hiveley
    June 1st, 2015 | #15

    Father how I love Your Name, Your Word and Your heart of compassion for the lost and dying Save, heal and deliver Your people…send revival and save them all over the world!
    Guide, guard and protect the leaders of Israel and give them Your salvation and wisdom. They are surrounded by the enemy…confuse the enemy and save them.
    Protect the idf and the air force. Give the Messianic believers wisdom and unite their hearts to each other.
    Thank You Lord for all you do for Israel we praise Your Holy Name…the Name that is aboue all names..amen and amen

  16. Elizabeth Hiveley
    May 28th, 2015 | #16

    Holy One of Israel how I love and adore You! How my heart yearns for Israel to have a out pouring of Holy Spirit all over the land. Save, heal,give them Your salom and show Yourself strong on those who do not know You.
    I cry out for protection, wisdom and understanding of the days we live in for all the leaders in Israel…bring them into unity. Strengthen the Pm and bless him with salvation and deliverance. Give him and is wife the peace and wisdom they need.
    I sprinkle the precious Blood of the Lamb on all the borders of the Land and protect the IDF and save them Papa…encourage the believers and supply all they need to stand strong! Thank You dear Father, amen and amen

  17. Elizabeth Hiveley
    May 7th, 2015 | #17

    Father God who is like You O Lord mighty and full of love, compassion, deliverance and healing! You are glorious in all of Your ways. How I love and adore You..Thank You for the many answers to prayer and all You do for Israel and her people. Thank You for bibi give him wisdom and direction. Give the government unity and wisdom! Pour out Holy Spirit and send a powerful revival and save heal and deliver them all.
    Love You so much Papa!
    Amen and dmen

  18. Elizabeth Hiveley
    May 6th, 2015 | #18

    Our beloved Father how we love and adore You…there is nothing too hard for Your Lord. I ask Father that You would bring about a miracle and let Bifi to stay in office for such a time as this.
    Bend the hearts of the stubborn and give them Your wisdom. Protect the people of Israel …i sprinkle the blood of the Lamb over the people and the borders.
    Thank You for always hearing and answering our prayers.
    amen and amen

  19. Elizabeth Hiveley
    May 4th, 2015 | #19

    Beloved Father…how glorious is Your Name the Name that is above all names.
    We honor and love You today…Nothing is too hard for you Lord!
    My heart cries out for our Issral. Save heal and deliver Your people Lord …send a mighty out pouring to the land and let it spread throughout the world.
    Thank YOu Papa.
    amen and amen

  20. Elizabeth Hiveley
    April 23rd, 2015 | #20

    Our Father who are in heaven Holy is Your Name…Your will be done on earth as it is in heaven…We pray this over Israel. WE ask for guidance and protection,healing and salvation & deliverance for Your people.
    Thank you that a revival has broken out in Israel. Keep pouring out Holy Spirit and saving and healing our beloved Jewish people not only there but through the entire world.
    We thank YOu and bless You today.
    amen and amen

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