" The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective."  James 5:16
 

SCRIPTURAL

PRAYERS

Reciting prayers from scriptures that contains the prayers of the righteous is a most essential way of praying and being connected with our Lord Jesus Christ and the saints that overcame this world's temptation.

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PRAYER OF ESTHER

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Hannah is the mother of Samuel who used to pray ceaselessly  to bear son. Her Story is found in 

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PRAYER OF MANASSEH

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Manasseh was the king of Israel who committed idolatry and became a captive by Assyrians. Later he prayed to God  in his captivity.

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PRAYER OF THE THREE CHILDREN

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The three children (Anania, Azariah, and Mishael) on the book of Daniel prayed to God to be saved from the fiery furnace.

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PRAYER OF SAINT EPHREM

(Wudase Mariam)

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This is the vastly known praise of the Holy Virgin Mary by St. Ephrem "Wedase Mariam"

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PRAYER OF SAINT TEKLE HAYMANOT

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Saint Abuna Tekle Haymanot is one of spiritual icons in Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church. And this is one of his prayers before he departed this world.

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PRAYER OF JOHN CHRYSOSTOM

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Saint John Chrysostom is one of the well know theologians in Orthodox Christianity. He wrote various commentaries and homilies. 

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This is one of Saint Basil's daily prayers that our church uses called Wudase Amlak, comprised of daily repentance prayers. 

PRAYER OF SAINT BASIL

(Wudase Amlak)