Bible Verses About Fasting

Fasting.
    Spirit of, explained  Isa 58:6,7
    Not to be made a subject of display  Mt 6:16-18
    Should be to God  Zec 7:5; Mt 6:18
    For the chastening of the soul  Ps 69:10
    For the humbling of the soul  Ps 35:13
    Observed on occasions of
      Judgments of God.  Joe 1:14; 2:12
      Public calamities.  2Sa 1:12
      Afflictions of the Church.  Lu 5:33-35
      Afflictions of others.  Ps 35:13; Da 6:18
      Private afflictions.  2Sa 12:16
      Approaching danger.  Es 4:16
      Ordination of ministers.  Ac 13:3; 14:23
    Accompanied by
      Prayer.  Ezr 8:23; Da 9:3
      Confession of sin.  1Sa 7:6; Ne 9:1,2
      Mourning.  Joe 2:12
      Humiliation.  De 9:18; Ne 9:1
    Promises connected with  Isa 58:8-12; Mt 6:18
    Of hypocrites Extraordinary Exemplified
      Our Lord.  Mt 4:2
      Moses.  Ex 34:28; De 9:9,18
      Elijah.  1Ki 19:8
    National Exemplified
      Israel.  Jdj 20:26; Ezr 8:21; Es 4:3,16; Jer 36:9
      Men of Jabesh-gilead.  1Sa 31:13
      Ninevites.  Jon 3:5-8
    Of Saints Exemplified
      David.  2Sa 12:16; Ps 109:24
      Nehemiah.  Ne 1:4
      Esther.  Es 4:16
      Daniel.  Da 9:3
      Disciples of John.  Mt 9:14
      Anna.  Lu 2:37
      Cornelius.  Ac 10:30
      Christians.  Ac 13:2
      Apostles.  2Co 6:5
      Paul.  2Co 11:27
    Of the wicked-Exemplified
      Elders of Jezreel.  1Ki 21:12
      Ahab.  1Ki 21:27
      Pharisees.  Mr 2:18; Lu 18:12