So it came about when Moses held his hand up, that Israel prevailed, and when he let his hand down, Amalek prevailed.
Then Ezra blessed the LORD the great God. And all the people answered, "Amen, Amen!" while lifting up their hands; then they bowed low and worshipped the LORD with their faces to the ground.
'Indeed, I lift up My hand to heaven, And say, as I live forever,
So I will bless You as long as I live; I will lift up my hands in Your name.
And I shall lift up my hands to Your commandments, Which I love; And I will meditate on Your statutes.
Hear the voice of my supplications when I cry to You for help, When I lift up my hands toward Your holy sanctuary.
May my prayer be counted as incense before You; The lifting up of my hands as the evening offering.
Lift up your hands to the sanctuary And bless the LORD.
"Arise, cry aloud in the night At the beginning of the night watches; Pour out your heart like water Before the presence of the Lord; Lift up your hands to Him For the life of your little ones Who are faint because of hunger At the head of every street."
We lift up our heart and hands Toward God in heaven;