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Healing Prayers for the Sick
Sometimes, faith in God is the only thing that keeps us going. Healing prayers for the sick bring about miracles that we can only dream of. Undoubtedly, prayers help you tide through tough times.
Tilottama Chatterjee
Last Updated: Feb 24, 2018
Everyone is responsible for his fellow members and that facet includes illness as well. It's our duty to care for the needy, the aged or the sick. A person who has taken ill generally requires words of comfort and compassion from his fellow men, caregivers, and doctors, in order to recover soon. There's little you can do unless you're a doctor, or a medical professional. Helplessness and the inability to do anything to help relieve the pain and suffering can frustrate the most patient of us. In such times, there is something you can do. Healing prayers for the sick can do exactly that - heal. The purpose of praying is to submit yourself to God, and ask for blessings and quick recovery of your loved one, who is in pain and discomfort.
Faith in the Almighty can overcome every obstacle. Not only do your prayers help the afflicted, they can also help you focus your energy in a way that can bring relief. There will always be believers as there will be questioners, but if you can bring yourself to have faith in the power of spirituality, you won't be disappointed. Here, we have for you a few healing prayers, and verses from the Bible.
Bible Verses and Prayers
James 5:15-16
And the prayer offered in faith will make the sick person well; the Lord will raise him up. If he has sinned, he will be forgiven. Therefore, confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous man is powerful and effective. - James 5:15-16
Prayers always act as a major weapon in the healing process. All you have to do is submit yourself to God, and have faith on Him for healing comes from Him. The Holy Bible offers many instances to guide Christians asking God to heal their loved ones. The one to your left is a Bible verse, that will help you in your hour of need, to have faith in the power of healing, through prayer.
John 3:16
For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life. - John 3:16
Praying for a loved one allows us to put our faith in God and trust that He will take care of all that we ask. One of the fundamental tenets of Catholicism is the power of spirituality and its ability to transgress any sickness, pain and illness.
strength to fight this disease
God, give me the strength to fight this disease. Stay with me through the pain that I must go through. I am weak, where You are strong, I am vulnerable where You are indefensible. With You to guide me, I know I will emerge victorious. Amen.
Life-threatening ailments can strike terror in the most optimistic heart. During such difficult times, it is but faith and belief that can heal, if you just believe that God is there for you, and in His infinite wisdom, will care for you. People have emerged victorious, there are survivor stories that defy every scientific law - heartfelt prayers will only help, never hinder.
Be Thou our Guardian
Come gracious spirit, heavenly dove,
With light and comfort from above.
Be Thou our Guardian, Thou our guide,
Stay close by every child's side. Amen!
There's nothing as heartbreaking as a sick child. How many times have we asked to be able to bear the illness ourselves, and spare the young? At such times, healing prayers for children can offer solace; pray with all your heart and soul, and God will hear your call. Never lose hope, for if anyone deserves to heal, it's the child who has so much to live for, and so much of life still to see. Spiritual healing prayers can, and will, help you in your struggle, and give you the ability to be strong, to support the needy.
Healing Words
Psalm 147:3
He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds ... Great is our Lord, and mighty in power ... - Psalm 147:3
Heal me, LORD, and I will be healed; save me and I will be saved, for you are the one I praise. - Jeremiah 17:14
Deuteronomy 31:8
It is the LORD who goes before you. He will be with you; he will not leave you or forsake you. Do not fear or be dismayed. - Deuteronomy 31:8
Bless the Lord, O my soul, and forget not all His benefits: who forgives all your iniquities; who heals all your diseases ... - Psalm 103:2
Psalm 55:22
Cast your burden on the LORD, and he will sustain you; he will never permit the righteous to be moved. - Psalm 55:22
Do not fear, for I am with you; do not anxiously look about you, for I am your God. I will strengthen you, surely I will help you, surely I will uphold you with My righteous right hand. - Isaiah 41:10
Psalm 23:4
Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me. - Psalm 23:4
The Lord is good, a Strength and Stronghold in the day of trouble; He knows those who take refuge and trust in Him. - Nahum 1:7 (AMP)
Prayers can give you comfort and strength when you're emotionally drained and exhausted. The power of prayer and faith in God will see you through many a dark night, for remember, this too shall pass. It's always the darkest before dawn.
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