Proverbs 20:27 KJVThe spirit of man is the candle of the LORD, searching all the inward parts of the belly.
- Power of praying with candles
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Is it good to pray with candle ? It is not really about whether it is good or bad to engage in any spiritual practice. It is more about whether it is scriptural or not. It's about whether Jesus Christ would tell His followers to pray with candles or not—if He walked the earth today.
We must understand that spiritual things are not what people should toy with or ignorantly and carelessly dabble into—when they don't fully understand what they're getting themselves into. We must be sure we know what we're doing and be intentional about it—and be ready to face the repercussions (if there is any attached). Above all, we must always ensure we do only what God wants us to do.
So let me quickly throw this question on you: Does God want you to pray with candles and water? Did He instruct you to do so?
Is it biblical to pray with candles ? There is no scripture in the holy Bible that justifies or approves of the act of praying with candles. Catholics, witches, new-agers, shamans, Jews, some Protestants, Buddhists and Hindus all make use of candles during their worship services. This is clearly where the practice of praying with candles, water and incense stemmed from. Besides that, these religions aren't all worshipping the same God. The fact that it is practised by different religions does not automatically mean that the Christian God approves of it.
Praying With Candles And Water
- People light candles during funerals in memory of a loved one.
- People light candles during birthdays.
- In the absence of electricity, candles can be used to light up homes.
- Candles are also used during wedding ceremonies.
God Is Light. Jesus Is Light And He Lives In Us
1 John 1:5 NIVThis is the message we have heard from him and declare to you: God is light; in him there is no darkness at all.
John 1:4-5 NKJVIn Him was life, and the life was the light of men. The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it.
Christians Are The Light Of The World
Matthew 5:14 KJVYe are the light of the world. A city that is set on an hill cannot be hid.
Philippians 2:15 ESVThat you may be blameless and innocent, children of God without blemish in the midst of a crooked and twisted generation, among whom you shine as lights in the world.
John 5:39 NKJVYou search the Scriptures, for in them you think you have eternal life; and these are they which testify of Me.
Luke 10:24 ESVFor I tell you that many prophets and kings desired to see what you see, and did not see it, and to hear what you hear, and did not hear it.”
Power Of Praying With Candles
Praying With Candles And Incense
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1 John 4:1 ESVBeloved, do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits to see whether they are from God, for many false prophets have gone out into the world.
Midnight Prayer With Candles
Final Words On Praying With Candles And Water
Exodus 20:3 KJVThou shalt have no other gods before me.
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