Prayers for Healing: 13 Powerful Miracle

By David •  Updated: 05/03/21 •  11 min read

Since the beginning of time, God has been in the business of miraculously healing people with diverse ailments. Undeniably, miraculous healing reveal firsthand, the incredible power of prayer.

The entire Bible also speaks of miraculous healing through the work of Jesus Christ and faith in God. 

Therefore, there is no doubt that our God is able to provide comfort and healing for us and our loved ones when the chips of our health are down.

All we are required to do is pray while God does the healing. 

Below Are 13 Powerful Miracle Prayers for Healing.

1. Prayer for Personal Healing.

3 John 1:2: Dear friend, I pray that you may enjoy good health and that all may go well with you, even as your soul is getting along well.

Dear Lord, it is your will for me to walk in health. You are aware of the pain, the despair, and the deteriorating state of my health. 

Lord, look upon me with your eyes of mercy and cause your healing hand to rest upon me now. May your life-giving power flow into every cell of my physical body. And into the depths of my very soul.

Cleanse, purify, and restore me to wholeness and strengthen me for service in Your Kingdom. Thank you for providing health and healing for me through the blood that you shed on the cross.

According to your word, I release my faith and speak healing and life to my spirit, soul, and body.

I rebuke every sickness and disease and command them to leave my body now. By faith, I speak total restoration to my entire being, in Jesus’ mighty name. Amen! 

2. Prayer of Healing for a Loved One.

James 5:14-15: And the prayer offered in faith will make the sick person well; the Lord will raise them up. If they have sinned, they will be forgiven.

Lord,  I commend my loved one who is ill into your compassionate hands. You are his strength and power, therefore, I ask that you heal, renew his strength, and make his health perfect.

Let your hand of deliverance be stretched upon his life now and let every fountain of discomfort in his life dry up.

In your name, let every internal disorder in his life receive order now, let every malfunctioning organ and cells be restored to sound health, in Jesus name. 

3. Prayer of Healing for Your Sick Child.

Mark 5: 40-41: He took her by the hand and said to her, Talitha koum! (which means Little girl, I say to you, get up!).

Immediately the girl stood up and began to walk around (she was twelve years old). At this, they were completely astonished.

Merciful and Gracious Lord, giver of life and health; lover of children. How powerful is your healing hand? Your word says that by your stripes we are healed, by the same stripes.

I bring my child who is in pain and discomfort before you. I ask that you touch her with the hand of healing in your mercy.

Lord Jesus, you have always extended your special hand of love to little children because you love them exceptionally. So I ask that you wrap your arms of love around my child and minister to her health needs. 

Dear Jesus, my child does not even understand why she feels very poorly and uncomfortable. Therefore, I just ask that you have compassion as always and take away her fears, discomfort, and pain.

Multiply your grace to grant her a quick and lasting recovery. Thank you, Lord, for I know it is done, in Jesus’ name. 

4. Prayer of Healing for Broken Heart.

Psalm 147:3: He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds.

Heavenly Father, I thank you because you have the power to heal every broken heart. I bring this deep-seated pain that is in my heart that doesn’t seem to go away.

It hurts so much, it is crushing and unbearable and I know that no one can take it away except you.

Please do because I can no longer bear it. I desire to have these tears replaced with your joy. I desire peace in place of these disturbing, hurting, and unpleasant thoughts. 

Lord, please heal my broken heart. Fill me with the peace and joy that can only come from you.

Hold my hands firmly in this trying time, walk closely with me on my journey to healing and recovery. This I pray, in Jesus’ name. Amen! 

5. Prayer for Mental Healing.

John 16:33: I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world, you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.

Dear Jesus, So I ask that you heal my mind, my thought, and emotions. Please lead me through this time where my mind seems to be unable to cope with reality.

Help me to find peace and calming inner thoughts. Gracious Jesus, you are the same God who delivered the man of Gadarenes in the book of Luke 8:26-36.

You are the same God and you are still very much in the business of delivering and healing your children.

I ask that you heal me and help me find peace and calming inner thoughts. By faith, I believe that I am being renewed, restored, and revitalized mentally by your power.

Hold me, safe Lord, as I trust in you to grant my request. Amen! 

6. Prayer for the Renewal of Mind.

2 Corinthians 4:16:Therefore we do not lose heart. Though outwardly we are wasting away, yet inwardly we are being renewed day by day.

Almighty God, today I come to you to have my mind transformed and renewed. So that, I will be able to prove what is your good, your acceptable and perfect will for my life.

Make my thoughts, the thought of the diligent, which tend only to righteousness. Cause your peace, which transcends all understanding, to guard my heart and my mind in Christ Jesus.

Lord, henceforth, renew my mind, my body, and my soul. Hold my heart within yours and cause my thought to become agreeable to your will alone, in Jesus’ victorious name. Amen! 

7. Prayer of Healing for Worries.

Philippians 4:6-7: Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God.

And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.

Dear Jesus, you are the divine physician and healer; I turn to you in this time of unending troubling thoughts and worries.

Dear Comforter of the troubled, calm my heart and take away every worrisome thought. I invite you to replace every worry and anxiety with your peace that transcends all understanding.

Grant me the strength to accept and effectively handle every trial that is from you. All these, I ask in Jesus’ name. 

8. Prayer of Healing from Hurt and Bitterness.

Ephesians 4:21-32: Get rid of all bitterness, rage, and anger, brawling and slander, along with every form of malice.

Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you.

Dear Lord, I have been through too many hurts and pains; these have led me to give in to anger, resentment, unforgiveness, and bitterness. I have literally become a captive to these unhealthy elements.

Therefore, I come to you to set me free from these burdens. You who heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds, please cleanse all the bitterness out of my heart. 

Purge me of the painful memories that haunt me and my frustration for being unable to think clearly. Help me to forgive myself and those who have hurt me.  

Lord, I need this bitter heart to be thoroughly purged by you. Touch and fill me with your peace, with your light and your hope, in Jesus’ name. Amen! 

9. Prayer of Healing for a Failing Health.

Isaiah 53:5: But he was pierced for our transgressions, he was crushed for our iniquities; the punishment that brought us peace was on him, and by his wounds, we are healed.

Lord Jesus, you taught me to reach out to you and share my burdens with you. Now I’m physically sick but I’m not worried because I know that healing is one of the many privileges that loving you brings.

I ask that you give me soundness of health in my body and spirit that I may keep serving you with the whole of my strength. In your unending mercy and compassion, heal me completely to the glory of your holy name alone. In Jesus’ name, I pray.

10. Prayer of Healing for a Cancer Patient.

Jeremiah 30:17: I will give you back your health and heal your wounds, says the Lord. 

Dear God, you are still a miracle-working God. I am very confident in your awesome ability to heal every ailment because you remain the best physician that I know.

No dreaded disease is impossible for you to heal, that is why I bring this matter to you, the great healer. Give your sick son (or daughter) the hope and courage that he needs each day.

Comfort him in his pain. By the stripes that Jesus took for us; I ask that the devourer (cancer) gets out of his life now. Let there be total healing and restoration in Jesus’ most powerful name, I pray. Amen! 

11. Prayer for Spiritual Healing.

 Proverbs 3:7-8: Do not be wise in your own eyes; fear the Lord and shun evil. This will bring health to your body and nourishment to your bones.

Dear Father, I am aware that the first step towards spiritual healing is to beseech you for the forgiveness of my sins.

And to believe that you are able to cleanse and heal my spirit man. I open my mind and heart believing in your ability to forgive and heal me.

Cause me to experience total healing of my spiritual life that is currently a mess.  Empower me with your grace to live a holy life from now.

Help me also to maintain a patient and loving attitude towards you and others. These, I pray in Jesus’ name. 

Also Related: 15 Prayers for Physical and Emotional Healing.

12. Prayers of Healing for Failing Physical Strength.

Isaiah 40:29: He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak. 

Dear Precious Lord, thank you for your steadfast love that is new every morning. Thank you because, through the suffering of Jesus, I have access to divine healing.

There is no health challenge that is greater than you, so I have no reason to doubt your ability to make me physically whole now.

Mighty God, I ask for a surge of energy to move into my body. Cause your healing power to flow into the cells and organs of my body. Let it make me stronger and healthier more than I have ever been. 

Dear Lord, I find rest in the assurance of your healing touch. Thank you for divinely healing me and restoring my strength in full, in Jesus’ name. 

13. Prayer of Gratitude for Expectant Healing.

Isaiah 38:16-17: Lord, by such things people live; and my spirit finds life in them too. You restored me to health and let me live.

Surely it was for my benefit that I suffered such anguish. In your love you kept me from the pit of destruction; you have put all my sins behind your back.

Almighty God and creator of the entire universe, you are the fountain of life and divine healing.

I bless your holy name from the very depth of my heart; offer to you thanks for having delivered me from sickness and restored me perfect to health.

Lord Jesus, grant me and everyone I have prayed for, your eternal peace, strength, and grace. 

Dear Lord, help me to live a new life of full obedience to your word. Guide me to do your will in all things devoting my life to your service.

And in living for you, may I be found worthy of your kingdom, in Jesus’ most powerful name, I pray. Amen!


Is an Ordained Minister and Life Coach. He is an ordained minister since 1988. Shortly after receiving Jesus as his personal savior, he answered the call to ministry.

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