The Hallelujah Challenge is a world virtual or online praise and worship movement initiated by Nigerian gospel singer and pastor Nathaniel Bassey. This initiative was started in June 2017. According to Nathaniel Bassey, he felt led to begin a midnight prayer and praise session on his Instagram Live.
The pastor and gospel artist ask those who take part, to post “Hallelujah” on their social media platforms. The Hallelujah Challenge quickly gained prominence and has pulled hundreds of thousands of participants around the globe.
The Hallelujah Challenge typically takes place for a designated period each year, with daily one-hour sessions held at midnight. The sessions featur insensitive prayers and praise, led by Bassey and other guest artists. The Challenge is a powerful platform for spiritual awakening.
Hallelujah Challenge has had a massive impact. There are many testimonies of personal breakthroughs, healing, and spiritual transformation.
Participants have testify to their experiences of deeper connection with God, increased faith, and a renewed sense of purpose. In the simplest explanation, the Hallelujah Challenge is an online praying platform where people connect with their Maker.
How many hours is the Hallelujah Challenge?
The Hallelujah Challenge takes only one hour. The program is held daily during designated periods every year, as directed by Pastor Nathaniel Bassey. Each session starts at 11:59 PM and feature an hour of intensive praise and prayer.
However, there may be instances where the sessions extend slightly beyond the one-hour mark due to the intensity of worship and the flow of the Holy Spirit.