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15 Helpful Prayers for Strong Marriage

15 Helpful Prayers for Strong Marriage

Going through life in general requires a lot of strength. Life comes with so many challenges and many times, unexpected events. It is the same with marriage.

Marriage is work and requires a lot of intentionality and effort to build something solid and strong over the period.

God knows this and is willing to help you build a strong marriage through prayer and intercession.

Below are 15 Prayers for Strong Marriage to prayer over your marriage daily.

 

  1. Prayer for Strong Marriage.

Until now you have not asked for anything in my name. Ask and you will receive, and your joy will be complete. -John 16:24

Dear Lord, I thank you for my marriage and I thank you for how far you have brought us through these past few months and years.

I want to ask you, heavenly Father, that my marriage will be stronger than ever before.

Let the love that exists between my partner and me wax stronger and let the bond between my husband and I be so strong, that it will be able to stand the test of time in Jesus’ mighty name, Amen.

  1. Prayer for Strong Communication in My Marriage.

Do not let any unwholesome talk come out of your mouths, but only what is helpful for building others up according to their needs, that it may benefit those who listen. -Ephesians 4:29

Lord Jesus, I come before you today and ask for strong communication in my marriage.

Lord, you said in your word, that no unwholesome talk should come out of our mouths but rather what helps build up others.

May our conversations be helpful to each other and build our relationship rather than tear it down in Jesus’ name. Lord, I also ask that you strengthen our communication with each other.

Help us not to hide secrets from each rather, and help us not to speak deceitfully in Jesus’ name, Amen!

  1. Prayer for Strong Understanding in My Marriage.

The beginning of wisdom is this: Get wisdom. Though it cost all you have,[b] get understanding. -Proverbs 4:7

Dear Lord, I thank you so much that I can come to you whenever I am in need and run to you whenever I am in trouble. I pray heavenly today and ask for great understanding in my home.

Father, your word says that two cannot walk together unless they agree. I want to walk in agreement with my partner every day, so Lord I ask for great understanding between myself and my partner.

Help us to understand each other and be at peace with each other in Jesus’ name, Amen!

  1. Prayer for Love in Marriage.

Above all, love each other deeply, because love covers over a multitude of sins. -1 Peter 4:8

Heavenly Father, I come before you today to ask for love in my marriage. Father, I ask Lord for a love that will strengthen my marriage and make us deep in love in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ. I pray for a deep and strong bond of love between my husband and myself in Jesus’ name, Amen!

  1. Marriage Prayer for a Strong, Healthy Relationship.

No weapon forged against you will prevail, and you will refute every tongue that accuses you. This is the heritage of the servants of the Lord, and this is their vindication from me, declares the Lord. -Isaiah 54:17

I pray today for my marriage o God. I pray against any power that has risen against the peace and stability of my home in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ. Father let every weapon that has been formed against my marriage perish in Jesus’ name.

Any power that fights the togetherness in my marriage, any power that intends on weakening my marriage, and any seed of discord sown in my home will not be fruitful in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ.

Father, I ask today, that you please protect the peace in my marriage, in Jesus’ mighty name, Amen!

  1. Prayer For Peace In Marriage.

The Lord gives strength to his people; the Lord blesses his people with peace. -Psalm 29:11

Most high and everlasting Father, I come before your throne of grace today boldly as your word tells us to, and I ask today for peace in my marriage.

A peace that will cause my marriage to wax stronger and stronger in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ.

Father, I ask that I will be my partner’s peace and not a person he dreads to see day in and day out in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ.

Lord, through this peace, let my marriage grow and let my marriage blossom, in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ, Amen!

  1. Prayer of Unity for A Strong Marriage.

And the two will become one flesh. So, they are no longer two, but one flesh. -Mark 10:8

Lord Jesus, I want to pray today for unity in my marriage. I want to ask that there will be oneness in my marriage in Jesus’ name.

Father, during the period that my partner and I exchanged my vows, it was declared over us, that the two shall become one.

My partner and I are meant to be one and not separate individuals in our marriage. I believe this is a strong foundation in marriage, and I believe it is a basis for which a marriage will grow strong.

So, I ask today for oneness and unity between my partner and I in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ, Amen!

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  1. Prayer for A Strong Three-Strand Cord Relationship.

Though one may be overpowered, two can defend themselves. A cord of three strands is not quickly broken. -Ecclesiastes 4:12

O God, I come before your throne of Grace today to pray for your presence in my marriage. Lord, my marriage cannot be strong if you are not in it.

I cannot do it on my own because my marriage was dedicated to you before your altar. I want you to take charge Lord.

I want my partner and I to totally rely on you for the success of our marriage. Your word says that a three-stranded cord cannot be broken.

And I know that when I invite you into my marriage and into my home, challenges may come, but we will only wax stronger in Jesus’ name, Amen!

  1. Prayer for A God Centered Marriage.

He answered, “‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength and with all your mind; and, ‘Love your neighbor as yourself. -Luke 10:27

Gracious Father, thank you for the institution of marriage, and I am grateful to be part of such a prestigious institution.

Lord, I want to ask for a God-centered marriage, I want a marriage that will bless your heart and exalt you.

So, Lord, let my marriage be God-centered, and let it show the true standard of every Christian marriage in Jesus’ name, Amen!

  1. Prayer for Restoration of A Weak Marriage.

Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. -Philippians 4:6

Lord Jesus, your word asks us not to be anxious about anything but in everything by prayer and supplication, our requests should be made known to you.

Heavenly Father, I want to pray for my marriage today, Lord, I know that my marriage has not been so good.

There have been many rough patches and I am asking dear Lord, that you will mend my marriage. I ask for restoration, and I ask that you rebuild my marriage to be strong once again.

Restore the love, the peace, the understanding, the unity, and the oneness we once shared o God, so that my marriage will be strong again in the name of Jesus, Amen!

  1. Prayer of Declaration that Will Strengthen Your Marriage-Wife.

What you decide on will be done, and light will shine on your ways. -Job 22:28

Father, I come before you as a daughter of Zion, and I take full authority as a child of God and speak over my marriage; I declare in the name of Jesus Christ, that my marriage will honor you and bring glory to your name.

I declare Lord, that I will be a submissive wife to my husband just as your word expects of me in Jesus’ name.

I declare Lord that my husband will stand out because I will be a proverbs 31 women in our home in Jesus’ name.

I declare Lord, that my husband will love me like Christ Loved the church and I declare Lord, that in my home, you will be honored and glorified in Jesus’ name.

I declare Lord, that because of your presence in my home, my marriage will be strong and will grow stronger in you, in Jesus’ name, Amen!

  1. Prayer of Declaration that Will Strengthen Your Marriage-Husband.

What you decide on will be done, and light will shine on your ways. -Job 22:28

Lord Jesus, I come to you today as your son, and as a husband, by the authority, you have given to me and I declare dear Lord, that my marriage is peaceful in Jesus’ name.

Just as you spoke to the storm, so do I also speak to any raging storm against my marriage, peace be still.

I declare dear Lord, that I will be a great leader to my wife and in my home, that I will effectively wash my wife with the word, just as your word requires of me in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ.

I declare that my marriage will stand the test of time and flourish in Jesus’ mighty name!

I declare that because of your presence my marriage is blessed, and my marriage will last longer and longer in Jesus’ mighty name, Amen!

  1. Prayer for A Strong Marriage for My Friend.

The path of the righteous is like the morning sun, shining ever brighter till the full light of day. -Proverbs 4:18

Lord Jesus, I seize this opportunity to pray for my friend’s marriage. Father, this is just a word of prayer I want to speak over his/her marriage.

Lord, cause her marriage to flourish in Jesus’ name. I pray Lord that her marriage will wax from strength to strength and from glory to glory.

Your word says that the path of the righteous will shine brighter and brighter, so I ask dear Lord, let her marriage only get better, and strengthen the bond of love between herself and her husband in Jesus’ name, Amen!

  1. Prayer for Strong Marriage for the Newly Wedded.

Therefore, everyone who hears these words of mine and puts them into practice is like a wise man who built his house on the rock.

 The rain came down, the streams rose, and the winds blew and beat against that house, yet it did not fall, because it had its foundation on the rock. -Matthew 7:24-25

Father, I thank you for all newly wedded couples who have joined the institution of marriage, Lord, as they go through this journey.

I pray for your wisdom, and I pray most importantly, that they will build their marriage on the firm foundation which is you in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ.

Father, when their marriage is built on you, nothing will be able to pull it down, because you are their firm foundation. I thank you, Lord, that you will strengthen their marriage, in Jesus’ mighty name, Amen!

  1. Prayer for A Strong Marriage for my Children.

Though they plot evil against you and devise wicked schemes, they cannot succeed. –Psalm 21:11

Heavenly Father, I thank you for blessing me with the beautiful and awesome children I have. I thank you that they are going to grow to be all that you want them to be.

I ask you, heavenly Father, that they will have amazing marriages and most importantly, I pray that their marriages will be strong and last till you call them home.

I pray against any form of arrow catapulted against their marriage by the enemy in the name of Jesus. No evil plan of the enemy against their marriages will stand, in the name of Jesus.

Thank you, Father, that they will have strong and healthy marriages in Jesus’ name, Amen!

Conclusion 

Praying for a strong marriage is a good choice. The enemy always has schemes and plots that he uses to destroy the beautiful union of marriage God has created.

God has intended for marriage to always be beautiful, and that is the kind of marriage you are going to have!