offer up prayers

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  • One after the other, each offered up prayer. Cited from Tramping on Life, by Harry Kemp
  • The Brothers were with him when he died, and they offered up prayers after the accustomed manner. Cited from The Chronicle of the Canons Regular of Mount St. Agnes, Thomas a Kempis
  • They immediately complied, and I offered up prayer for them in English. Cited from Metlakahtla and North Pacific Mission, E. Stock
  • "That is all the more reason for your offering up prayers for their souls." Cited from The Transgressors, by Francis A. Adams
  • I am he who hath offered up prayers to the gods and who knoweth their persons. Cited from Egyptian Ideas of the Future Life, by E. A. Wallis Budge
  • They are very particular as to the time of offering up prayers, and in making charms. Cited from The Last Journals of David Livingstone, Vol. I, by David Livingstone
  • He had to offer up prayer with strong crying. Cited from All Saints' Day and Other Sermons, by Charles Kingsley
  • I went stealthily into our spare chamber to offer up prayer, feeling the need of pardon. Cited from Mrs Whittelsey's Magazine for Mothers and Daughters, Vol. 3, by Various
  • Numbers of memorials are from people who offered up prayers here, and have been restored to health or wealth. Cited from Unbeaten Tracks in Japan, by Isabella L. Bird
  • The Chairman first called upon Chief Commandant de Wet to offer up prayer. Cited from Three Years' War, by Christiaan Rudolf de Wet
  • The poet then offered up prayers for his welfare and withdrew. Cited from A Boswell of Baghdad, by E. V. Lucas
  • Now, who can wonder that the children of that fine old city are proud of her, and offer up prayers for her prosperity? Cited from Souvenir of the George Borrow Celebration, by James Hooper
  • Then he related to them how he had lost the ring, and they offered up prayers for his long life and advancement and withdrew. Cited from 1000 Nights and a Night, Vol. 6, Tr. by Burton
  • They met, however, at each other's houses to read the Scriptures and offer up prayer and praise together. Cited from Exiled for the Faith, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • Religious fanatics, passing before the hero, offered up prayers for the salvation of his soul. Cited from Fifth Avenue, by Arthur Bartlett Maurice
  • Together they had been offering up prayers to Him who alone can quell the tempest, for our safety. Cited from Hurricane Hurry, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • He had incense burned at a dozen temples and he himself offered up prayers to various gods. Cited from A Chinese Wonder Book, by Norman Hinsdale Pitman
  • I could only bathe it with tears, warm it in my bosom, and offer up prayers for its safety. Cited from The Monk, by Matthew Lewis
  • When I went below, I found her in the cabin, offering up prayers to Him who had power to protect us. Cited from Mark Seaworth, by William H.G. Kingston
  • They would happily pass many hours of each day repeating these to each other, singing hymns, and offering up prayers. Cited from Ben Hadden, by W.H.G. Kingston
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