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synonyms for prayer

  • appeal
  • invocation
  • plea
  • service
  • worship
  • application
  • begging
  • benediction
  • communion
  • devotion
  • entreaty
  • grace
  • imprecation
  • litany
  • orison
  • petition
  • pleading
  • request
  • rogation
  • suit
  • supplication
  • answer adoration
  • beseeching
  • imploration
  • imploring
  • request for help
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antonyms for prayer

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  • answer
  • demand
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How to use prayer in a sentence

Our prayers are with Ron’s wife, Susan, their three children, and their nine grandchildren.
REP. RON WRIGHT HAS DIED AFTER BATTLE WITH COVID-19PAULINA FIROZI, DAVID WEIGELFEBRUARY 8, 2021WASHINGTON POST
You give prayers to the families that were involved, and especially the child that was involved.
WHAT WENT WRONG FOR THE CHIEFS AND PATRICK MAHOMES IN A BRUTAL SUPER BOWL DEFEATADAM KILGOREFEBRUARY 8, 2021WASHINGTON POST
One officer removed his hat, covered his face with the palm of his left hand and seemed to offer a silent prayer.
OFFICER BRIAN SICKNICK REMEMBERED AS HERO WHO DIED DEFENDING THE U.S. CAPITOLMEAGAN FLYNN, EMILY DAVIES, PAUL M. DUGGANFEBRUARY 3, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Our thoughts and prayers are with his family, friends and colleagues during this difficult time.
FRIENDS AND COLLEAGUES MOURN THE LOSS OF MEL ANTONEN, LONGTIME MLB REPORTERSCOTT ALLENFEBRUARY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Hall, who has had covid, said a prayer and made the decision.
THE RACIAL DISPARITIES OVER WHO IS RETURNING TO D.C. CLASSROOMS PUTS EQUITY SPOTLIGHT ON REOPENING PLANPERRY STEINJANUARY 31, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Family, friend or casual acquaintance, a card with a personal note and a prayer attached came your way.
COUPLE WHO DIED IN PETWORTH FIRE RECALLED AS DEDICATED TO CHURCH AND COMMUNITYPETER HERMANN, DANA HEDGPETHJANUARY 22, 2021WASHINGTON POST
God will hear our prayers if we do the work of repairing society’s breach.
'WE MUST HAVE A THIRD RECONSTRUCTION.' READ THE FULL TEXT OF THE REV. WILLIAM J. BARBER II'S SERMON AT THE INAUGURAL PRAYER SERVICEWILLIAM J. BARBER IIJANUARY 21, 2021TIME
The President and the entire Administration extend our prayers to Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick’s family as we all grieve the loss of this American hero.
“THIS POLITICAL CLIMATE GOT MY BROTHER KILLED”: OFFICER BRIAN SICKNICK DIED DEFENDING THE CAPITOL. HIS FAMILY WAITS FOR ANSWERS.BY J. DAVID MCSWANEJANUARY 8, 2021PROPUBLICA
JaMarcus had always thought that her prayers reached God quicker than his.
FOR YEARS, JAMARCUS CREWS TRIED TO GET A NEW KIDNEY, BUT CORPORATE HEALTHCARE STOOD IN THE WAYBY LIZZIE PRESSERDECEMBER 15, 2020PROPUBLICA
Congressional chaplains are instructed to keep politics out of their prayers.
PRAYING FOR THE POLITICIANS: A NEW BOOK RECOUNTS THE HISTORY OF RABBIS IN THE CAPITOLJOHN KELLYDECEMBER 9, 2020WASHINGTON POST
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WORDS RELATED TO PRAYER

  • address
  • adjuration
  • application
  • bid
  • call
  • claim
  • demand
  • entreaty
  • imploration
  • importunity
  • invocation
  • overture
  • petition
  • plea
  • prayer
  • proposal
  • proposition
  • question
  • recourse
  • requisition
  • solicitation
  • submission
  • suit
  • supplication
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