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What does the word intercession mean in the Bible?
1 : the act of interceding. 2 : prayer, petition, or entreaty in favor of another.
What does Jesus say about intercession?
In the Epistle to the Hebrews (Hebrews 7:25) the author wrote of the “salvation to the uttermost” through the continued intercession of Christ: Wherefore also he is able to save to the uttermost them that draw near unto God through him, seeing he ever liveth to make intercession for them.
What is the difference between prayer & intercession?
Prayer, as we have seen in so many of the other series so far is chiefly about speaking with God, having a one2one with Him, talking and listening; in essence knowing God through communicating with Him. Intercession involves a standing in the gap, an intervention, a stepping in on somebody else’s behalf through prayer.
What’s the meaning of the word intercessor?
noun. A person who intervenes on behalf of another, especially by prayer. ‘they rejected the notion that an intercessor was needed to appeal to God’
What is the difference between a prayer warrior and an intercessor?
Is Being A Prayer Warrior A Spiritual Gift? Another word for prayer warrior is an intercessor. An intercessor is someone who prays for people, events, resolutions, etc. on the behalf of someone else.
What is the purpose of intercession?
Paul believed intercession to be one of the most important aspects of faith and praying life, as praying for others is a recurring theme in his works. Prayer acts as a way for St. Paul to acknowledge God’s power. Intercessory prayer also acts as a way for the Apostle to “share in the Father’s redemptive love”.
Why do we do intercessory prayer?
Prayer acts as a way for St. Paul to acknowledge God’s power. Intercessory prayer also acts as a way for the Apostle to “share in the Father’s redemptive love”. Paul believed that prayer transformed the person doing the praying, as much as the one being prayed for, which creates a stronger bond between him and God.