(ETH) – According to a new report, The Social Media giant is currently testing a new feature called “prayer posts” for groups on the platform. “You may enable group members to ask for and respond to prayers in a post,” read a Facebook prompt shared last week by Robert P. Jones, founder, and CEO of the Public Religion Research Institute.

According to a spokesperson for Facebook, the feature — will allow users to post prayer requests as well as click a “pray” button to inform of prayer requests — The new feature is reportedly in the testing phase.


“Our mission to give people the power to build community extends to the world’s largest community: the faith community,” said Nona Jones, head of global faith partnerships for Facebook. According to Faithwire, It’s still not clear when the feature might become available more broadly.

Ricky Scaparo is the pastor and founder of the international ministry End Time Headlines. A ministry that provides resources to equip believers and to inform the discerning of the signs and seasons in which we live. His mission is to inform his readers and viewers of prophetic events and how they are unfolding before our very eyes through news and headlines presented from a prophetic perspective in light of the Holy Bible.