22 Powerful Prayers For Healing

Are you currently looking for powerful prayers for healing? Perhaps you're in need of prayers for healing because you've been diagnosed with cancer or another illness.

Perhaps your friend is fighting a battle against an incurable disease and needs divine intervention - perhaps they could really use some effective prayer for beating cancer.

Regardless of your situation, I can assure you that God will deliver you from your troubles because there is nothing too difficult for Him to handle.

So why not put your prayer request before God, then watch and see the great things He will do in your life!

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Why we pray to God

There are countless reasons why people pray to God for physical well-being, whether it's to heal cancer or heal a broken bone.

Others pray in the hopes that their loved ones will pull through after an accident - even if they're not religious, many people turn to prayer for comfort in times of crisis.

Sometimes we might say a healing prayer or seek spiritual healing and expect a quick answer.

We sometimes want God to answer us right away, and when nothing happens, we get frustrated and impatient. The Bible says, there is a time and a season for all things - Ecclesiastes 3.

So rather than getting frustrated because you don't see an answer right away, be encouraged by the knowledge that God is actively working out your situation in His own time. And He will deliver you from your troubles, but it might not happen like you want (or expect).

Whatever your situation may be, remember that we serve a God that answers prayers for healing.

Prayer For Healing Cancer

Heavenly Father, I pray for divine healing for those who are currently battling cancer irrespective of the stage they are in. I ask that You would mercifully heal them and bring them back into full health. Give them strength, courage, and comfort, and keep them in Your loving hands until they get better (and beyond). Please bless their doctors and nurses with wisdom to diagnose and treat the disease successfully, so that [the patient] can return to their normal life in Your name I pray, Amen.

I thank You, Lord, for answering my prayer request for [insert individual]. Thank you for restoring them back to full health in every way possible - physically, emotionally, and spiritually.

I bless thee, Lord, for answering this prayer for healing and granting them miraculous healing through your mighty power, in Jesus' name, Amen!

Prayer For Fast Recovery

Dear Lord, you are a miracle-working God who loves us very much. I ask that you grant me a speedy recovery from my illness and pain. I ask that you give me the strength to see me through this rough time.

Help me Lord to overcome this sickness that has befallen me; by your mighty hands, Lord make me well.

You are the Great Physician who heals all our diseases and you know what's best for us. Heal my body according to your will. Touch my life with your healing power and I know that by tomorrow, my sickness will be gone.

Thank you father, for answered prayers, in Jesus' name, Amen!

A Prayer To Heal A Struggling Relationship

Dear God, I come to you on behalf of myself and [person involved in the difficult relationship]. Please give us the grace to reconcile our differences. We confess that we've often let pride and stubbornness divide us, but now we want to unite as one heart and work together towards a common goal - peace.

Please soften the hearts of those who have wronged us so that they would be willing to resolve the issue through communication, rather than hostility.

I ask for your forgiveness on both sides of this struggling relationship, and I pray that You will reconcile our hearts back together in Jesus' name, Amen!

Prayer For Broken Heart

Lord Jesus, I come before your presence today and ask that you pour Your grace upon me and [person involved in the broken relationship] so forgive each other.

I pray Lord, that our pride will not stand in the way of us reconciling our differences, because Jesus commands us to love one another. So please break down all walls and barriers between us, so we can come to know each other again as a family united under Christ.

We ask for Your wisdom and guidance, Lord, so that You can heal this relationship through open communication and forgiveness, in Jesus' name I pray, Amen!

Prayer For Personal Healing

Dear Lord, I thank you for you came down to earth to offer your life of atonement for forgiveness and salvation. I thank you, Lord Jesus, that you rose from the grave on the third day to give us eternal life so we can have a personal relationship with You.

Please forgive me of all my sins. Restore to me the life that you have promised. I believe in Lord and accept your free gift of salvation.

You are the bread of heaven, the resurrection, and the life. Lord, you healed the sick and raised the dead. I ask you today to have compassion on me and let the power of your healing love pass through my soul.

Father, your Word speaks promises of restoration and healing. I ask that you surround me with supernatural peace and fill me with the power of the Holy Spirit.

Thank You, God, in Jesus' name I pray, Amen.

Prayers for Healing and Deliverance

Dear God, today, I place my heart and my life under your care. Search in my spirit, soul, and body and heal me of any sickness. Restore my body and grant me a good health to do according to your will. Lord, I ask that you set me free from every past sin and give healing to my life. I believe in your sacrificial love, which you offered for my deliverance.

I thank you because I know that you are doing a new thing in my life, and every day you will perfect my life according to your purpose and will. Thank you for delivering me from eternal destruction and offering me a new life free from sickness and disease. May your name be praised forever and ever, Amen.

A Prayer For Healing And Grace

Dear God, we thank you for we can now express our gratitude for your healing power. You kept us alive, sustained us, and enabled us to breakthrough.

We now stand before you; and are grateful for your mercies, your goodness, and your faithfulness.

Thank you loving father, for You have given us better health, and done a great thing for us. You have delivered us from the domain of darkness and transferred us to the kingdom of your beloved son Jesus Christ.

For as high as the heaven is above the earth, so great is your love toward those who reverence you. You have been mindful of us, O Lord.

You are not the God who overlooks all, but you are a loving God, tender and compassionate to all those who put their trust in you.

You are merciful to those who turn to you, again and again, you do not chide or scold them for their sins.

Thank you, Lord, for the gift of infinite joy, and for extending your miraculous healing hand on us. Amen!

Get Well Soon Prayer - A Prayer to Ease Pain

Almighty Father, I pray for a speedy recovery for my friend or loved one. I ask that you strengthen them, fill them with the healing power of your spirit, guide them towards better health, and protect them.

Please have mercy on them, God. Heal them from every pain in their body and restore them to health so they can go back to doing your work.

I come against every affliction from the enemy upon their life. I decree and declare that you will be well in no time. Get well soon! Amen.

Prayers for God's Healing Touch

Gracious God, thank you for promising us that if we ask anything in the name of your dear Son, you will hear us, and you will grant us what we asked for. Thank you for hearing my prayer, for all the blessings you have given to me, and for touching me with your healing power.

May your touch, bring healing and strength to my body. May your power, cause all pains and aches to leave me. May you go before me in every step I take today. In Jesus' name. Amen!

A Prayer For Healing And Peace

Dear Lord, thank you for being hope to the hopeless, a light to those in darkness, and peace for everyone who is suffering from pain and sickness.

Dear God, I pray for those who are under your care and protection. Please touch them with the healing power of Jesus Christ, and let them feel your grace and mercy.

Please fill them with peace and give them consolation. Let their heart be healed and renewed by your infinite love. Grant wisdom to the doctors who care for them, bless those who are attending to them, and give the nurses strength.

I pray that you will have mercy upon everyone who is sick or injured, help those who are working to save lives, heal the broken-hearted, and reward everyone involved in helping people get well again.

Allow us to be your hands here on earth as you reach out with love and healing to those in dire need. Amen!

A Prayer For Healing – From Spiritual and Emotional Pain

Dear Lord, I humbly come before you and ask that you touch me with your healing power. Heal me from all the pain and trauma I have experienced in my life, including any grief and sorrow caused by those who have rejected me.

I ask that your peace will overcome all the fear, anxiety, and worry in my life. Lift me up from depression and feelings of low self-esteem.

Give me discernment to see the truth about myself and others so that I can have a healthy perspective about who I am in you. Renew my strength by your spirit so I can live a life pleasing to you.

Thank you for your mercy towards me, and thank you that I am never alone because you are always with me. Amen!

Prayers for Healing and Strength

Heavenly Father, I lift my prayer to you this hour, asking that you grant me strength and healing to overcome all the plans of the enemy. Lord, take away every form of confusion, deception, and things that weigh me down away from me. Heal me of every affliction that threatens my life and health, and I ask that you grant me strength, peace, mercy, and love.

Your word says, "Let the weak say I am strong," so Lord, I ask that you give strength to every part of my life that is weak and let no deadly disease come near my family or me. I ask this in Jesus' Name. Amen.

Prayer For Healing For A Friend

Dear God, today I commit my sick friend to you; I ask that you heal my friend suffering from pain. Your word says that you bore our sicknesses and disease, so today, I ask that you stretch your healing hands upon my friend and heal them of all diseases. I know that your healing hand is at work in the life of my friend today and always.

I ask this with all my heart, and I thank you because I know that you are in control of my friend's health. The Bible says, what shall I render to the Lord for all His benefits to me? There is no good thing that he withholds from those who walk uprightly.

I know all things are possible for you, so I say to the sickness in the body of my friend, 'be healed in the name of Jesus.' I say to any infection, 'Be gone!' And, I thank you for giving me my friend back in better health. Amen!

A Prayer For Healing For Those Who Have Suffered Loss

Heavenly Father, I come to you today with the heavy burden of grief that has come to me through loss by death, separation, or divorce. You see my pain and it is great. Today I ask for your comfort and peace.

I pray for those who are suffering loss through death. Comfort them in their sorrows, give them courage to face tomorrow, faith to hold onto your promises, and hope for the time when they will be joined together again.

Help each of us to carry our burdens with dignity, grace, and strength. You give us comfort so that we may comfort others in their sorrows. Thank you for the promise of eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen!

A Prayer for Healing Sick Family and Friends

Lord Jesus, thank you that you love me and that you love my loved ones. I know that your presence heals, so be with us today in the midst of our pain and infirmity.

Father, we lift up to you our friend, sister, brother, or whoever is in need. Our friend needs your healing touch and we place them in your loving hands.

I pray that you will touch them with your healing power and give them strength during this difficult time. Lord, I pray that you will heal my friend's broken heart and bring peace to the family.

I pray that you will have mercy on your people, comfort us in our time of pain, help us trust You more fully. In Jesus' name, Amen.

Prayers For Healing Kidneys

Merciful Lord, I come before you today to ask for healing for my kidneys. You are the creator of this body and everything inside it, and you know the intricate functions of each body organ. I ask that you restore my kidneys to their normal conditions and functionality.

Protect every organ in my body from deadly diseases and cleanse me with your most holy power. I know that nothing is impossible for you and that you can do it. May my kidneys experience your incredible power and have total recovery. I ask this in Jesus' Name. Amen.

Miracle Healing Prayer For Self

Dear Lord, my Healer, I come before your throne of grace today because I am suffering from _____ (specific problem). Take away this pain and suffering so that I can be whole in body, mind, and spirit. I know that you are my healer, the lover of my soul, and the author of life.

I ask for total healing in body, mind, and spirit. My faith is in your love for me; you never cease to amaze me with your miracles. You said that if we believed, we would move mountains, walk on water, and we can even raise the dead. I believe that your power is at work in me to perform a miracle of healing.

I am grateful for this opportunity to experience your love and faithfulness by receiving physical healing right now in Jesus' name! Amen.

Short Prayer For Healing and Recovery

Heavenly Father, your word says in Psalm 107:20 that you sent your word and healed them, and delivered them from their destruction. I come before you today in need of your healing hand. I ask that you would touch me and heal whatever is afflicting my body. I believe in your power to heal, and I ask that you would touch me and make me whole. In Jesus’ name, Amen.

Christian Prayers for Healing

Dear God, you revealed to us that you have taken up all our infirmities and sorrow and that by your stripes, we are healed. Heal us today, and deliver us from all our problems. I also pray for those who need prayers for cancer healing, healing prayers for depression and any other compounded sickness, that they may receive their healing now in the might name of Jesus.

Father, I pray that you seal this prayer for healing with the blood of Jesus Christ. Thank you, Lord, for answered prayers; This I ask in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, Amen.

Prayer For Healing My Dad

Dear Lord, I believe that you are the omnipotent healer of all diseases and sicknesses. My dad is suffering from ____ (specific disease or illness). I ask you to heal my dad from this infirmity and restore him back to perfect health.

I thank you that by your stripes we are healed. Heal my Dad today, and deliver him from all problems.

Father, I also pray for those who are going through so much pain and suffering, that they may receive their healing now in the might name of Jesus. Amen!

Prayer For Healing A Sick Child

Heavenly Father, I come before you right now to ask for healing in the life of my child. Thank you that your power is alive and well in our lives today.

I know that nothing is impossible for you Lord; I thank you for your loving kindness as we entrust all things into your hands. Heal my child from this sickness and disease, in Your perfect time, not ours. Amen!

Prayer For Thanks After Recovery

God Almighty, the Lord and giver of life and health, we thank you for bringing our loved ones back to us in full recovery. We praise you for your healing power upon our loved ones; please continue to keep him/her well always.

We pray that you will bless this home with happiness and joy; keep it safe from all harm and accidents. Amen!

Pray This Prayer Of Healing

Father please stretch out your healing hands upon me and heal me of all sickness. I know have not been obedient at all times to your commandment. I ask for your forgiveness Lord. Forgive me of my sinful act and shield me from every deceptive attack by the devil.

Fill me with the power of the Holy Spirit, and help me to be fully obedient to your words so that I may enjoy all the gifts you promised. This I ask in Jesus' Name – Amen.

Verses About Spiritual Healing To Include In Your Healing Prayers

Isiah 61:1-3
The Spirit of the Sovereign Lord is on me because the Lord has anointed me to preach good news to the poor. He has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim freedom for the captives and release from darkness for the prisoners.
Isiah 58:8-9
Then your light will break out like the dawn, and your recovery will speedily spring forth; your righteousness will go before you; the glory of the Lord will be your rear guard. Then you will call, and the Lord will answer; you will cry for help, and he will say: Here am I.
Psalm 147:3
He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds.
Isaiah 53:5
But he was pierced for our transgressions, he was crushed for our iniquities; the punishment that brought us peace was upon him, and by his wounds, we are healed.
Matthew 11:28-30
Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.
Matthew 8:16-17
When evening came, many who were demon-possessed were brought to him, and he drove out the spirits with a word and healed all the sick.
Luke 4:18
The Spirit of the Lord is upon me because he has anointed me to proclaim good news to the poor. He has sent me to proclaim liberty to the captives and recovery of sight to the blind, to set the oppressed free.
Luke 5:17
Just then a man in their synagogue who was possessed by an evil spirit cried out, 'What do you want with us, Jesus of Nazareth? Have you come to destroy us? I know who you are-the Holy One of God!
Job 19:25-26
For I know that my Redeemer lives, and at the last, he will stand upon the earth. And after my skin has been destroyed, yet in my flesh, I will see God.
Isaiah 33:24
And no resident will say: 'I am sick; the people who reside there will be forgiven their iniquity.
Isaiah 58:8
Then your light will break out like the dawn, and your recovery will speedily spring forth; your righteousness will go before you; the glory of the Lord will be your rear guard.
Psalm 147:3
The Lord heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds.
Philippians 4:13
I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.
Psalm 116:8
For thou hast delivered my soul from death, mine eyes from tears, and my feet from falling.

Frequently Asked Bible Questions

What is a good scripture for healing?

There are many bible verse that talks about healing, but I love praying Jeremiah 17:14 - "Heal me, Oh Lord, and I will be healed; save me and I will be saved, for you are the one I praise."

Which is a good Psalm for healing?

Psalm 41:1-3 reads "Blessed are those who have regard for the weak; the Lord delivers them in times of trouble. The Lord protects and preserves them; they are counted among the blessed in the land; he does not give them over to the desire of their foes. The Lord sustains them on their sickbed and restores them from their bed of illness."

Others are Psalms 6:2, 5; 11:4; 30:2; 41:3; 51:1, 7-10; 86:17; 103:3

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