Prayers to Bless Your House: 15 Astonishing

By David •  Updated: 07/09/22 •  10 min read

Praying over your house is a powerful way to protect your home.

Prayer is a powerful tool; it is the medium through which we communicate with God and make our requests.

Whether you are purchasing a new house or paying for a new apartment, you need God’s blessings upon it.

Through prayers to bless your house, you invite God’s presence to dwell in your home.

From the story of Obededom in the Bible, 2 Samuel 6:11 (NIV) ; we know that when God is present in a home, it prospers.

Below are Prayers to Bless Your House.

  1. Prayer to Bless Your House.

Psalm 121:8 (NIV) – The Lord will keep you from all harm- he will watch over your life;

the Lord will watch over your coming and going both now and forever.

Abba Father, thank you for the privilege of having a roof over my head.

I’m grateful for your love and mercy towards me, which I don’t take for granted. I commit my house to your gracious hands and ask for your blessings upon it.

Open the flood gates of Heaven and release the rain of abundance upon my home and family.

Watch over and protect it from harm; build a hedge of protective covering around my dwelling and bless our going and coming from it.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. Christian Prayer to Bless Your House.

 Deuteronomy 28:6 (NIV) – You will be Blessed when you come in and blessed when you go out.

Heavenly Father, while there may be wickedness and unrest around the world, let there be peace in my house.

You said in your word that you would keep in perfect peace those whose hearts trust in you.

Therefore, I ask that your peace that passes all understanding will rest upon my house.

Prince of peace, saturate my home with your peaceful presence. Bless my house and those dwelling in it. Bless us within the city and at the gate.

Lastly, I ask that you bless us with the fruit of the land and fill our barn with plenty.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. Prayer for Blessing Your House.

 I Samuel 25:6 (NIV) – Say to him, long life to you! Good health to you and your household! And good health to all that is yours!

Gracious God, you said you would give me healing and health so I can enjoy peace and security.

I believe your word because you are not a man that lies. So, I ask that you watch over the word you have spoken concerning my home.

Dear Lord, I ask that you establish the covenant of health in my home. I declare that the members of my household and I will bask in good health and life.

And in all, let divine life, unfailing health, and strength be our portion always.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. Prayer to Bless Your House During Difficult Times.

Psalm 46:5 (NIV) – God is within her; she will not fall; God will help her at the break of dawn.

Holy God, my consolation in times of distress like this is that you are always with me. Your word says that you will never leave nor forsake me.

Even though it feels like the world is closing in on me, I will still hold firmly to you as my anchor.

Lord, I put my life and my dwelling into your hands. Please hold us close, and pull us through these trying times. Sustain us and do not let sorrow and pain overtake us.

Also, uphold us in your righteous right hand so our strength will not fail.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. Prayer to Bless Your House Every Night.

Proverbs 3:24 (NIV) – When you lie down, you will not be afraid; when you lie down, your sleep will be sweet.

Faithful God, though you created the night for rest, the evil one uses it to perpetrate wickedness.

Hence, I ask that you cover my house and make it invisible to the evil ones. Watch over it every night and keep it safe physically and spiritually.

Give your angels a command over this house. Let them be my security and defense against the darts of the wicked.

I also request that you protect this house from natural hazards and the incidence of fire outbreaks.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. Prayer to Bless Your House Every Day.

 Psalm 23:5 (NIV) – You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies. You anointed my head with oil; my cup overflowed.

Everlasting Father, I pray for my house and everyone who goes in and out of it.

Let your mighty hands rest upon us and keep us safe in our going and coming. Fill this place with your presence daily.

Lord, I pray that we will enjoy the joy of your presence and pleasures at your right hand daily.

I declare your blessings upon this house, satisfy me with the good things of life and cause my cup to run over.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

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  1. Prayer to Bless Your House in the Morning.

Jeremiah 29:5 (NIV) – Build houses and settle down; plant gardens and eat what they produce.

Awesome God, I will praise you every time I am opportune to witness the sun’s rising.

Thank you for the gift of life and the privilege to see another day. Thank you for your mercy that has sustained me and has not allowed me to be consumed.

Dear Lord, the Scripture says that your people will live in secure dwelling places, so I ask that you secure this house and make it a place of rest and peace.

Surround it like the mountain surrounds Jerusalem and protect my household in it now and forever.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. Prayer to Bless Your House Keeper.

Numbers 6:24-26 (NIV) – The Lord bless and keep you;

the Lord make his face shine upon you and be gracious to you; the Lord turn his face towards you and give you peace.

Compassionate God, few people are blessed with such faithful and hardworking stewards.

All these years, my housekeeper has stayed with me, taking care of my house with sincerity of heart and diligence.

I pray, Lord, that you bless and keep him. Cause your face to shine upon him and be gracious to him.

Lift your countenance on him and give him. I also request that you honor him as he has honored me. Let his labor of love always be before you; bless him accordingly.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. Prayer to Bless Your House Number.

2 Chronicles 7:16 (NIV) – I have chosen and consecrated this temple so that my name may be there forever. My eye and my heart will always be there.

Sovereign Lord, it pleased you that I should live in this apartment at this point in my life.

Thank you for guiding me through the process of house hunting and for choosing this one. I pray your favor will be upon this house and the house number.

Lord, I ask that your eyes and heart always be in this place. Bless this house number and set this apartment apart for your glory.

Lastly, I request that this household be your holy temple and your name be praised in it forever.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. Prayer to Bless Your House Project.

Hebrews 3:4 (NIV) – For every house is built by someone, but God is the builder of everything.

Generous God, your word says that he that laid the foundation of a house will complete it.

So, I commit this house project into your hands and ask that you bless it.

Please provide all the resources I need to finish it; give me the grace to complete it successfully.

Thank you because I am confident you will perfect the work you started through me.

Dear Lord, thank you because I believe that lines are falling for me in pleasant places in this house.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. House Blessing Prayer to Protect and Cleanse Your House.

Psalm 51:7 (NIV) – Clean me with hyssop, and I shall be clean; wash me, and I shall be whiter than snow.

Lord Jesus, sanctify this house and set it apart for your use and glory.

Make this house a vessel of honor fit for the master’s use. I pray that you purge my home from uncleanness and wash it with the blood of your son.

Let my house be a worthy habitation for your gory and for your presence. Give me the grace to serve you wholeheartedly in it and to give no room to the devil.

And in all, I ask that you bless and protect this house from any evil presence or demonic attacks.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. House Blessing Prayer for Protection and Peace.

2 Corinthians 10:4 (NIV) – The weapons we fight with are not the weapons of the world.

On the contrary, they have divine powers to demolish strongholds.

Mighty God, I ask that you fill every room and space in this house with your Spirit.

I rebuke the devil over this house and declare that Jesus is master and Lord in my home. Let this house be a sanctuary that glorifies and exalts the name of Christ.

I subject everything that has lifted itself above the Knowledge of Christ in this house. And I bring them into total obedience that the will of God be done in this house.

Lastly, I ask that you flood this house with peace like a river.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. Prayer for Protection of Your Home.

2 Timothy 2:1 (NIV) – You then, my son, be strengthened by the grace that is in Christ Jesus.

Dear God, if you had not been by our side, the enemy would have destroyed us.

But thanks be to you who daily loads us with benefits and causes us to triumph.

Lord, I ask that you continue to bless and protect my home.

Watch over it and leave no opportunity for any evil to take root in this place. I ask that you be my fortress and shield against the manipulations of the evil one.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. Prayer for God’s Blessing on Your Home.

Psalm 37:4 (NIV) – Delight yourself in the Lord, and he will give you the desires of your heart.

Almighty God, please shower my house with your blessing.

Be gracious to my household and cause your favor to rest upon us. I also ask that we will delight in you as your knowledge fills this house.

Dear Lord, cause us to know you more in this place. Draw us closer to you and keep us under your banner of love.

Above all, I ask that you bless us and the desires of our hearts.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. Blessing of Home with Children.

Psalm 127:5 (NIV) – Blessed is the man whose quiver is full of them.

They will not be put to shame when they contend with their enemies at the gate.

Father in Heaven, indeed, children are blessings from you.

Watching them run around the house gives me so much joy and delight.

I ask that you watch over them daily even as they engage in all the activities children love.

Please, Lord, protect them from accidents at home and on the playground.

Help them to be careful with sharp objects and electrical appliances as they play. May laughter, peace, and joy never depart from my house.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

Conclusion

You can make your house a place where God will do amazing things when you pray.

With these prayers to bless your house, you can bring the Holy Spirit into your home. And as long as the Lord dwells in your home, the devil can’t have a foothold there.

David

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.