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Synonyms for intercession

Synonyms for intercession

a prayer to God on behalf of another person

the act of intervening (as to mediate a dispute, etc.)

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A philosophical assessment of randomized controlled studies on intercessory prayer.
School leaders can facilitate simple practices, like inviting intercessions when leading prayer and encouraging that intercessory prayer always be part of the group's prayer.
Three other studies on intercessory prayer did not show any advantage of this intervention on cardiac, (54) hemodialysis, (55) and arthritic (56) patients.
If a study seemed to show that intercessory prayer did not produce the expected beneficial medical effects, this would not clearly display that it had been inefficacious.
Intercessory prayer is a major category here, and an example may be seen in Jesus' prayer for Peter in Luke 22:32, which looks beyond Peter's denial to his repentance and restoration.
Modalities of treatment included relaxation exercises, meditation, intercessory prayer, walking, and tai chi.
Bull shows that the noble cohort in his chosen region behaved much like their peers elsewhere, exchanging patronage for intercessory prayer and liturgical commemoration for themselves and their kin and supplying personnel to the religious communities both in the form of child oblates and adult converts.
As a life-long, 70-year-old Catholic I am very disappointed that there has been no mention of Pope Francis' encyclical Laudato Si' in a single homily or intercessory prayer in my home parish since it was released.
In our house churches, intercessory prayer like this is commonplace.
It is deemed hostile to openly say what we truly believe - that there are no supernatural beings such as gods, the devil and angels; that there are no mythical places like heaven and hell; that intercessory prayer is ineffective and that miracles exist only in the minds of the beholders.
Every aspect of your life will be touched, SOAR Magazine covers it all, health, marriage and relationships, intercessory prayer as well as exclusive up close and personal interviews.
Broken identity" offers hope to those seeking answers to life's meaning and encouragement to Christian's faithful in intercessory prayer.