Class 6: Introduction to Prayer v All The Prayers In the Bible There are 650 prayers in the Bible. Here is a list of all of them and where they can be found. Furthermore, there are 1100 references to prayer in 61 out of 66 books in the Bible. Here is an exposition of everyone of those prayers. Def'n of Prayer Here is the definition from a scholarly perspective. Shema Structure Currently, the Shema has several parts to prayer. Here is an explanation. Solomon's Temple This video does a beautiful job of showing what the temple was like.