- The Torah World Gateway
Ask the rabbi Halacha Tehillim and Personal Prayers

"Pray for me"

Can one pray for someone else? What is the Jewish position? Does it make a difference if the requested prayer is for a new job, or a sunny day for a picnic -- for which the person is perfectly well able to ask Hashem himself? Or for recovery from a serious illness, in which case he may not be capable of doing so?
Prayer is a vital communication channel we have with Hashem our G-d. We can ask anything, for ourselves and for others; Hashem is our king and father, anything a servant can ask from his master or a child from his father we can as well. One can pray formal prayers from the Siddur, and one can add his personal requests in his own words.
More on the topic of Tehillim and Personal Prayers

It is not possible to send messages to the Rabbis through replies system.Click here to send your question to rabbi.

את המידע הדפסתי באמצעות אתר