intercession

[ in-ter-sesh-uh n ]SEE DEFINITION OF intercession

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They are not seen; they are not heard, they are less-than nothing, and there is no intercession.

This morning he has visited me, to implore my intercession on his behalf.

I do desire, I do ask of Thee, and expect of Thee, the grace of prayer and intercession.

You have your own special work; make it a work of intercession.

In our intercession we may find that there is difficulty and delay with the answer.

Let them make their church a training school of intercession.

These hints to help us in our work of intercession—what are they doing for us?

We must be willing to live wholly in intercession for the kingdom.

The work of intercession is the greatest work a Christian can do.

We desire the gift of intercession, grace and power to pray aright.

WORD ORIGIN

early 15c., "act of interceding," from Latin intercessionem (nominative intercessio) "a going between," noun of action from past participle stem of intercedere (see intercede). The modern sense was not in classical Latin.

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