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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
    August 29th, 2015 | #1

    Father You rule and reign over all the earth…i thank You that You are full of grace, compassion, long suffering and love! You always hear our prayers…Thank You Abba!
    Lord I cry out for our beloved Israel today and ask for mercy and grace along with Your shalom to rule Israel today!
    Papa give Your powerful wisdom the the leadership today…Bless them with salvation healing and deliverance…pull down the vail today and let them see who Yushua is and will always be.
    I plead the blood of the Lamb over each person in the land and the innocent ones that live around Israel today. Thank You Lord!
    Bring the many Jewish that live outside the land back to their home. Protect the and the air force..thank You for hearing and answer all of our prayers for our precious Israel! amen and amen

  2. Elizabeth Hiveley
    August 28th, 2015 | #2

    Father awesome are Your Ways..You are compassionate, loving and kind..You want all to be saved. I bless Your Holy Name..The Name that is above all Names…Papa I call on You today for Salvation, healing, and deliverance!
    I ask for wisdom for all of the leaders and for the people of the Land…Send a powerful revival and let it spread all over the middle east and than to the whole world.
    Protect the IDF from hard and getting kidnapped.
    Lord draw all the Jewish people from all over the world to go home!…Draw all of the believers together in Unity…thank you Abba…amen and amen

  3. Elizabeth Hiveley
    August 26th, 2015 | #3

    Holy One of Israel…how I love and adore You…You are a faithful Father…shine Your light on our beloved Israel today. Send revival fires to them and save, heal and deliver them all Lord!
    Give their leaders Your wisdom on how to handle serious affairs…give them unity and steadfastness. Show them the way!
    I cover the borders of Israel with the blood of the Lamb..Lord confuse the enemy..
    Save the ultra orthodox and all of the other religious Jews…
    Surround them with Your love and Presence. Bring the Jews people home before it is too late.
    Thank You for always hearing and answering our prayers. i love You! Amen and amen

  4. Elizabeth Hiveley
    August 22nd, 2015 | #4

    My Kind,loving,compassionate and long-suffering Father….how I love and adore You and so appreciate all You do for me…
    Today I ask for Your protection on Israel…Send Your warring Angels to guard and protect them all Lord!
    I apply the blood of the Lamb to each and everyone there. Send a Holy Spirit filled revival all over the land and let it spread through out the whole earth! Give wisdom to the leadership and heal, protect, save & deliver them all. Bring the Jewish people spread all over the earth back home.
    Cause the leadership to be in unity, If someone will not…remove them Papa.
    Thank You for You always answer all of our prayers..amen and amen

  5. Elizabeth Hiveley
    August 21st, 2015 | #5

    Holy One of Israel…how precious is Your Name…it is the name above all ways…I love and adore You today and always!I ask for a powerful revival to fall on the land and to spread throughout the whole earth…Save, heal and deliver them all.
    Give the leadership Your divine wisdom, guidance, and safety. Keep the Idf alert and safe Papa…draw their hearts to You today…Give them shalom and faith to see You Lord. Give them excellent intelligence. Bring those who live outside of the Land home swiftly …save them and bless them all.
    I love You…amen and amen

  6. Elizabeth Hiveley
    August 19th, 2015 | #6

    Our Holy One of Isral…Your will be done on earth as it is in heaven…give us this day our daily bread and lead us not into temptation.Deliver us from evil.
    Nothing is too hard for You Lord! You are the King of the whole universe…there is nothing in this world like Your Salvation, deliverance, healing! I love and adore You today.
    Father I ask for diving wisdom and salvation for all of the leadership in Israel.
    I ask for the same for all of the IDF, army and air force…Send revival and let it spread throughout the whole earth. Draw all The Jews from all over the world back to the Load…thank You Papa that You always answer prayer. Amen and amen

  7. Elizabeth Hiveley
    August 18th, 2015 | #7

    How I love and adore You Abba…nothing is too hard for you Lord…Shine Your light over Israel and drew them all to You Lord…show them Your power, love, forgiveness and compassion.
    Guide and guard the PM and all that work in the Kennest…I draw a Blood line of the Lamb on all the borders..
    Send a powerful revival to the land…Save, heal and deliver them all.
    Draw all the Jewish back to there home ….Bring more unity and understanding among the Messianic Believers!
    Cover the IDF, Navy and the Air Force!
    Thank you Abba for always hearing and answering our prayers. amen and dmen

  8. Elizabeth Hiveley
    August 17th, 2015 | #8

    Father in Heaven Holy Holy Holy is Your Name ..Your Name is above all names …Shine Your light on our beloved Israel…Show Yourself strong on their behalf…Send revival and save, heal and deliver them all Abba.
    Deliver them from fear and give them Your Shalom…I apply the blood of the Lamb to all of the borers..Guard, guide and bless the leadership with Your wisdom.
    Protect the IDF, Navy and Sailors. Bring thousands back to there home Abba.
    Pour out Your Holy Spirit on all the messianic Christians and give them Your unity. Thank You Lord for all of the answered prayers…I love and adore You …amen and amen

  9. Elizabeth Hiveley
    August 16th, 2015 | #9

    I You love You Papa!

  10. Elizabeth Hiveley
    August 13th, 2015 | #10

    Abba You are the Father of Israel…shine Your light on all of them Lord.
    With You nothing is impossible …Pour out Holy Spirit in the Land and let it spread throughout the whole earth…Saving, healing and delivering them all!
    Papa give the PM and his circle of advisers Your wisdom, leading and understanding of the times…Confuse the enemies!.I apply the blood of the Lamb to all of the borders!
    Protect the IDF and the whole country…Show them Your love, salvation and healing Papa.
    How I love and adore You and thank You for always answering my prayer. Including bringing all of the Jewish people back home soon! amen and amen

  11. Elizabeth Hiveley
    August 10th, 2015 | #11

    Lord God almighty how I love and adore You! I bow down before You and Honor You and all the awesome works of Your hands.
    There is nothing too hard for You Lord. I ask for revival to fall all over the Land …saving,healing and delivering Your people!
    I ask for divine wisdom to fill the leadership and all of the believing Jewish in the land!
    I draw a line of the blood of Yeshua on all of the borders. I ask Lord that You confuse the enemy and pit them against each…destroy all of their plans against our beloved Israel! Protect the spies and keep them alert and accurate in all they do. I love and thank You for all the answers to all the prayer that goes up for the Jewish people…Draw them all out of the lands they live and in bring them home Papa. amen and amen

  12. Elizabeth Hiveley
    August 9th, 2015 | #12

    How I love and Adore You are above all names..there i nothing too hard for you Lord! Shine Your light all over the middle east…especially in Israel.
    Guard & protect the government and all the people…Save, heal and deliver.
    Bless @ show Your Kindness to them.
    I apply the blood of the Lamb to all of the borders & ask for the divine protection of all the air forces, sailors, and Idf! Draw them all to You Papa and let them enter into salvation, peace and loving kindness! Abba Bless the Prime minister and all those that stand with him. Bless His family and keep them all save..Fill them with Your wisdom daily. I love You and thank You for always hearing and answering all of my prayers..Amen and amen.

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

    I love and adore You Yeshua…thank you for being here for me! My heart is heavy for our beloved Israel today & always.There is noting to hard for Your Abba,
    Pour out your Holy Spirit in the land today and spread it through out the whole earth

  14. Elizabeth Hiveley
    August 6th, 2015 | #14

    Our Father who is in heaven Holy is Your Name…Your Name is above all names..shine Your light on our beloved Israel today and send Holy Spirit in His great power & save, heal and deliver the all Lord. Thank You Papa.
    Bless the leadership with Your salvation, healing and deliverance along with all the people of the Land.
    Guide and give Your wisdom the the leadership…give, unity, love and agreement to them…Thank You Abba.
    I apply the Blood of the Lamb to the borders and ask for divine order! Confuse the enemy at there doorstep.
    Draw all the Jewish people that live in the world back to Israel.
    Thank You Papa that You always hear and answer our request.amen and amen

  15. Elizabeth Hiveley
    August 4th, 2015 | #15

    Your Name is above all names..Worthy of our praise …How great is our God. How I love and adore You! There is nothing too hard for You Lord! Shine Your light over our beloved Israel today Father and save, heal and deliver many…You Father is all glory given.
    Papa I ask for divine Wisdom for Prime Minister and his leadership…unite them and give them Your wisdom and guidance. Protect them all from all attacks of mind soul and body.
    I apply the blood of Yesuha over all the borders and ask for a mighty revival to sweep through Israel even today and than throughout he whole world!
    Keep the idf save and give there intelligence people alert and accurate!
    Draw many Jewish people back to their homeland Lord. Show them the way and the reason they need to be there even now Lord.
    I give You much praise and with a very thankful heart I say I bless You and honor Your Holy Name! amen and ame

  16. Elizabeth Hiveley
    August 3rd, 2015 | #16

    Holy One of Israel I lift up Your Name above Israel and say this land belongs to You and no one will split nor bomb this land. Father have mercy on the people of Iran and send a increasing revival to this land…Handle all the trouble makers and spoil all of their plans…remove them if necessary…I ask that our president would see the deception that is causing so much trouble…Save, heal and deliver him Lord
    Guide, guard and protect the PM of Israel give him wisdom and grace to do what You are speaking! I apply the blood of the Lamb to the borders of Israel…keep them safe…stop the fires and all the opposition to them Lord.
    Lord there is nothing to hard for You…Give them a powerful dose of wisdom and Shalom. I love and adore You. And thank You for all the answers to prayer.
    amen and amen

  17. Elizabeth Hiveley
    August 2nd, 2015 | #17

    Father in heaven….Holy is Your Name…may Your Name be lifted up above all the earth…The Glory belongs to You…I love and adore You today!
    My heart is crying out for the Land today Lord…send a powerful revival today Lord…save heal and deliver them all from their bondage. I apply the blood of the Lamb to all of the borders of Israel and ask for that very blood to be on all the Jewish people through out the world.
    Give Your wisdom to the leadership and guide,guard and give them Your grace and truth about the season they are in. Bring many home from all across the world Father. Thank You for hearing and answering my prayers..amen and amen

  18. Elizabeth Hiveley
    August 1st, 2015 | #18

    Holy one of Israel my heart cry’s out for our beloved Israel and her people! I know there is nothing too hard for Your ways are so much higher than ours…You are the God above all gods!
    Today I ask for wisdom for the leadership…salvation, healing and deliverance from there enemies!
    Send a powerful revival and let it flow though out the land into the whole world!
    Keep the info gathers focused and alert…protect them Abba..Also all of the idf, navy and sailors. Send revival to Tev Ave and save all of the young and old ones that live there Lord.
    Bring the many millions back to their home Father. Bless them all. I love and adore You…amen and amen

  19. Elizabeth Hiveley
    July 30th, 2015 | #19

    Abba we look to You for mercy, grace, forgiveness and love! I love and adore You and cry out for our beloved Israel today ….asking for a powerful revival and that it would spread out throughout the land and onto the whole earth.
    I apply the blood of the Lamb to be applied to all the borders and to all of the Idf and to all the people in the land.
    Grant Your wisdom to all and bless them with safety …safety, salvation, healing, and signs and wonders..
    I love You today and thank You that You always hear and answer our prayers amen and amen…

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