Does God really listen?

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  1. selene383 profile image59
    selene383posted 8 years ago

    Does God really listen?

    When we pray or simply talk to him, does he listen? Does he really hear and listen to what we are saying?

  2. manwanijacky profile image58
    manwanijackyposted 8 years ago

    Yes god listen us whenever we pray with good mind god listen us......

  3. olgakhumlo profile image70
    olgakhumloposted 8 years ago

    For the eyes of the Lord are over the righteous and his ears are open unto their prayers: but the face of the Lord is against them that do evil.(I peter 3:12)

    Then they that feared the Lord spake often one to another : and the Lord HEARKENED ,and HEARD it ,and a book of remembrance was written before him for them that feared the Lord ,and that thought upon his name.(Mal 3 :16)

              Call unto me and I will ANSWER thee ,and shew thee great and mighty things ,which thou knowest not.(.Jer 33:3)

    ....They shall call on my name and I will Hear them: (Zech 13 :9)

  4. ChristineVianello profile image61
    ChristineVianelloposted 8 years ago

    I really do believe that he listens. I remember a time in my life when I was very depressed I went on a beach at night and just watched and listened to the waves. I asked God to help me, and then I got kicked off of the beach by a guard seconds later. I thought is was humorious.

  5. wilbury4 profile image65
    wilbury4posted 8 years ago

    If he does listen.... he never answers...?

  6. Pedroemose profile image73
    Pedroemoseposted 8 years ago

    Yes, he listens.  But He's God.  We're human, he's divine.  He is in a much wider realm of existence, so it can be difficult to see how he answers.  Sometimes, I think that we may believe he's not responding to our words when he's clearly responding to our actions.  Perhaps our actions are part of our prayers...and God's ultimate goal is to get us to trust in Him above everything else, because He is the most dependable being in existence.  Everything else is, by nature, transitory and undependable (especially people, since God has given them free will).

  7. profile image0
    jasper420posted 8 years ago

    i would like to think he dose he should after all he knows were his creations but honstly sometimes it seems that he dosent and then agin i think sometimes it seems he dose i think though its more of a matter of do we listen to him

  8. maria.rose profile image39
    maria.roseposted 8 years ago

    Yes God listen us whenever we pray to him, thanks to  him, remember him in all happiness & sorrow  God always  listen us......

  9. sonia05 profile image60
    sonia05posted 8 years ago

    I think God is listening to all of us when we pray,meditate or simply talk. there are signs,small or big ,miracles and other incidents which make me believe that God is listening!

  10. Mark Upshaw profile image59
    Mark Upshawposted 8 years ago

    God listens to the prayer and longing of each for God is the petitioner as well as the granter of the petition.

  11. tgopfrich profile image81
    tgopfrichposted 8 years ago

    if you believe in God and you think he listens then he does, if you believe in God but don't think he listens then he does, because if your a Christian shouldn't you know he's always listening, if you don't believe in God then your listening and who ever else you might be talking to probably is too.

  12. proactrdv profile image63
    proactrdvposted 8 years ago

    While I was taught to believe in traditional Christianity, I have chosen not to accept this. Whether God listens cannot really be determined because so many people are talking to him at the same time. It would not seem logical that God could here everyone by being everywhere at the same time as Cristians claim he is. You have a mind and a voice. Listen to yourself and then find out what it is you seek and use your mind, your voice, and your reasoning to obtain the answers.

  13. ThunderKeys profile image64
    ThunderKeysposted 8 years ago

    Yes, God can literally listen to everything. He manages every molecule and every unit of energy. He generates millions of miracles for us per second that most people take for granted. Every heart beat is a miracle and a blessing, - every breath of air. Do you know what a blessing and a miracle of creation it takes for you to just taste your food and to go for a walk? How many blessings per second does the average person take for granted?

    God loves everyone of us like we were his beloved child. He does everything with our very best interest at heart. But he can see the real big picture and takes things that we can't fathom into account, including our eternity, not just our comparatively "flash in the pan" time here on earth.

  14. profile image49
    ebby08posted 8 years ago

    Yes he does.

    1 Peter 3:12 says "For the eyes of Jehovah are upon the righteous ones, and his ears are toward their supplication."

    Psalms 145:18 says "Jehovah is near to all those calling upon him."

  15. profile image51
    rudad5posted 8 years ago

    ive been talking to god most of my life and i know sometime's he doesn't listen and its obvious when im doing sinfull things he does not listen.its such a challenge to talk to god considering that sin is in many ways is a part of life.


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