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15 Uplifting Prayers for Broken Marriages

15 Uplifting Prayers for Broken Marriages

Broken marriages are very much unprecedented most of the time, especially when it comes to Christian marriages.

It usually is very heartbreaking, but our God, who sees and knows everything, is also capable of healing anything that is broken and can mend a broken heart. So, you have come to the right place.

Here are 15 Prayers for Broken Marriages prayers you can say for marriages:

  1. Prayer for Broken Marriages.

Jesus looked at them and said, “With man this is impossible, but with God all things are possible”. -Matthew 19:26

Heavenly Father, I thank you so much for marriages. I thank you, Lord, for the beautiful times enjoyed and the good times also shared. Lord, I know that you see the pain that many people are going through because of the state of their marriages.

I humbly come before your throne to intercede for these broken marriages. I know beyond doubt that there is nothing you cannot do. There is nothing you cannot fix and repair, and a broken marriage is not something you cannot repair.

I ask dear Lord, please heal these broken marriages. I pray Father, that you will show mercy, and show yourself strong on behalf of all the people that are looking to you for your help and mercy, in Jesus’ mighty name, Amen!

  1. Prayer for A Broken Heart.

The Lord is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit. -Psalm 34:18

Dear Lord Jesus, I thank you so much for my heart. I thank you, Lord, that everything about me is important to you. Lord, my marriage is on the rocks, and my heart is so broken, but I want to ask for your healing power and strength.

Strengthen my heart Lord, and give t me the grace to go through this season gracefully even as I pray for your intervention in my marriage. Please heal my heart father, in Jesus’ mighty name, Amen!

  1. Miracle Prayer for Broken Marriage.

Have you been thinking all along that we have been defending ourselves to you?

We have been speaking in the sight of God as those in Christ; and everything we do, dear friends, is for your strengthening. -2 Corinthians 12:19

Gracious Father, I come before you today to ask for your grace o God. Lord, grant my partner and I the grace to commit to making our marriage work again.

I want to ask for your grace to be intentional, your grace to put in all the necessary work. Let your grace speak for us and enable us, even to understand each other and love each other, so that our marriage will stand again in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ.

  1. Prayer to Heal A Broken Marriage.

He got up, rebuked the wind, and said to the waves, “Quiet! Be still!” Then the wind died down and it was completely calm. -Mark 4:39

Father, I pray today for calm and stillness in my stormy marriage. I ask that this storm that has risen against my marriage, causing the peace and oneness of my marriage to be distorted, be calmed in the name of the Lord Jesus.

Give my marriage your peace and your calm. Let this storm be silenced for good in Jesus’ mighty name, I thank you, Father, for answered prayers in Jesus’ name, Amen!

  1. Prayer for Oneness In A Broken Marriage.

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

Dear God, I thank you so much for the love that you always show me, and thank you for your endless mercies. I want to ask dear Lord, for oneness in my broken marriage.

Let my partner and I be one just as your word has said, that the two will become one. Let us be one in our desires and understanding. Let us be a team, and teach us to love and appreciate each other, and each other’s ideas.

May we be one at heart and in everything we think to do in Jesus’ mighty name, Amen!

  1. Prayer for Joy In A Broken Marriage.

Fill my heart with joy when their grain and new wine abound. -Psalm 4:7

Most high and everlasting Father, I want to take today to pray for joy in my marriage. I want to ask dear Lord, please flood my marriage with your joy in the name of Jesus.

Please take away all the tensions that arise between my partner and I. Fill our hearts with joy and love for each other. Please heal our hearts of any resentment we feel towards each other.

Let us love instead of resenting, and let the hurts in our hearts fade away. Let your joy take preeminence over every pain in Jesus’ mighty name, Amen!

  1. Miracle Prayer For Marriage Restoration.

Then Peter came to Jesus and asked, “Lord, how many times shall I forgive my brother or sister who sins against me? Up to seven times?”  Jesus answered, “I tell you, not seven times, but seventy-seven times. -Matthew 18:21-22

Lord Jesus, I thank you so much for the way you can forgive my many wrongs, even the ones that are so difficult to forgive by human standards. I want to ask you, dear Lord, for a heart that forgives and let go.

I want to ask for the grace not to hold on to past events and hurts. Lord, this unforgiveness and bitterness is causing my marriage to be so broken. I want to be able to forgive, I want to be able to let go.

I no longer want to hold on to the hurt and the pain. I want my marriage to be restored, so please help me God, in Jesus’ mighty name, Amen!

  1. Prayer for True Love.

And now these three remain faith, hope, and love. But the greatest of these is love. -1 Corinthians 13:13

Dear Lord, I come before you today to pray for a renewed bond of love in my marriage. Lord, help my husband and I to love each other once again. Let the love that exists between us be made new and fresh, like fresh water from the springs.

Let the bond between my husband and I be repaired once again in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ. Lord, please let this renewed love and bond be the beginning of a healing process in a marriage that used to be great. Thank you, Father, for answered prayers in Jesus’ mighty name, Amen!

  1. Prayer for Healing a Broken Marriage.

But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. Against such things, there is no law. -Galatians 5:22-23

Heavenly Father, I thank you for the opportunity to be married. I know these are rough times for my husband and I, and I want to take this opportunity to ask for self-control for myself and my partner.

Help us O God, to hold back when tempers are raging. Help us to exercise self-control towards each other even when things are so bad.

Father, I want my broken marriage to be repaired again, so please help me dear Lord to handle issues and situations respectfully, in Jesus’ mighty name, Amen.

  1. Prayer for My Daughter’s Marriage.

Let us then approach God’s throne of grace with confidence, so that we may receive mercy and find grace to help us in our time of need. -Hebrews 4:16

O God, your word encourages us to call on you and you will answer. I want to pray today to ask you for your help. Please help my marriage o God. It feels as though there is no way forward for my partner and I. I ask for your mercy o God.

Please mend my marriage. Let the broken walls be repaired in Jesus’ mighty name. Please, Lord, help my marriage and mend my home. Help us to find our way back to each other in Jesus’ mighty name, Amen!

  1. Prayer for My Daughter’s Marriage.

Now to him who is able to do immeasurably more than all we ask or imagine, according to his power that is at work within us. -Ephesians 3:20

Dear Lord Jesus, I come before your throne of grace to commit my daughter’s marriage into your precious hands. I am asking Father for your divine intervention in her marriage.

Please let your peace and your love reign in her marriage. Whatever has brought her marriage to this point of being broken, and looking unrepairable, I want to ask dear Lord that you take it away.

Lord, please repair her marriage. Grant them the grace to be able to resolve their differences in Jesus’ mighty name. Lord, please show yourself strong on behalf of my daughter and her partner in Jesus’ mighty name Amen!

  1. Prayer for Marriage Under Attack.

For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers of this dark world, and against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly realms. -Ephesians 6:12

O God, my marriages seem to be so broken beyond repair, but I come before you today to pray against any power that has risen against my marriage.

I rebuke any power that has exalted itself against what you have established. I arrest any demonic power that is fighting against my marriage in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ.

I declare that any weapon that has been fashioned against my marriage will not prosper, and wherever the enemy has hidden the peace of my home, I recover it all in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ, Amen!

  1. Prayer for Trust In A Broken Marriage.

Do two walk together unless they have agreed to do so? –Amos 3:3

Most high Father, my marriage is so fragile, and trust seems to be completely absent.

My partner and I no longer have the same deep trust that we used to have for one another, and I want to take this opportunity to ask that you will restore this broken trust once again O Lord.

Please erase every doubt from my heart and my partner’s heart, and just like babies learn to walk, help us to learn to trust each other all over again, so that this broken marriage of ours, can be restored once again, in Jesus’ mighty name, Amen!

  1. Prayer for My Son’s Broken Marriage.

When the Lord restored the fortunes of Zion, we were like those who dreamed. –Psalm 126:1

O Lord Jesus, I commit my dear boys’ marriage into your precious hands. I want to ask o Father for restoration in his marriage. Father, his marriage seems to be falling apart, but I know that you can restore his marriage.

Please help him and his partner to fall in love with each other once again. Lord, you know the root cause of all their problems, and I ask that by your mercy, you will help them to fix their marriage.

I know that no situation is hopeless when it comes to you, so please glorify your name once again, in Jesus’ name, Amen!

  1. Prayer for Understanding in A Broken Marriage.

By wisdom, a house is built, and through understanding, it is established. –Proverbs 24:3

O gracious Father, I come before you today to commit my marriage into your precious hands. Lord, please cause understanding to reign in my marriage.

My marriage is on the verge of shuttering and my partner and I seem to be at war, but I am praying today for your understanding to reign in our marriage. Help us to understand each other Lord.

Father, the lack of understanding is what has brought our marriage to this point. But I ask for mercy! Help us to understand each other Abba. Let understanding rule in our marriage in Jesus’ mighty name, Amen!

Conclusion

Praying fervently to God, can cause rain to fall from heaven even after years of drought, how much more is a broken marriage?

There is nothing too hard for our God! Keep faith alive, God can mend anything that is broken! Please share these powerful prayers for broken marriages with your love ones.