James 5:13-20 NIV

The Prayer of Faith

13 Is any one of you in trouble? He should pray.1 Is anyone happy? Let him sing songs of praise.2

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14 Is any one of you sick? He should call the elders3 of the church to pray over him and anoint him with oil4 in the name of the Lord.

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15 And the prayer offered in faith5 will make the sick person well; the Lord will raise him up. If he has sinned, he will be forgiven.

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16 Therefore confess your sins6 to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed.7 The prayer of a righteous man is powerful and effective.8

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17 Elijah was a man just like us.9 He prayed earnestly that it would not rain, and it did not rain on the land for three and a half years.10

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18 Again he prayed, and the heavens gave rain, and the earth produced its crops.11

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19 My brothers, if one of you should wander from the truth12 and someone should bring him back,13

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20 remember this: Whoever turns a sinner from the error of his way will save14 him from death and cover over a multitude of sins.15

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