Scripture Prayers for Your Marriage


The following are short Scripture prayers that you can use to pray for your
marriage. These prayers are based on the Word of God.

 

You can plead them with confidence and with faith.


Father, I plead that we would speak the truth in love to each other, honestly and openly sharing our feelings with each other (Ephesians 4:15, 25).


Lord, I pray that our marriage will glorify You and be an example of Your intention for marriage (1 Corinthians 10:31).


God, I plead that You would give us wisdom and compassion in dealing with our in-laws (Matthew 5:7).


Father, bless and strengthen our marriage in the midst of the pressure and problems of our lives (2 Corinthians 12:9).


Father, I ask You to protect our marriage from the attacks of Satan. Deliver us from his evil, destructive plans (1 Peter 5:8).


Father, grant that we might find great delight and joy in each other (Proverbs 5:18).


Lord God, I pray that You would deepen and strengthen our friendship to each other (Proverbs 17:17).


Father, I plead that Your power would sustain and give stability to this marriage (Jeremiah 32:17).


Father, help us to discern and deal with those things that hinder and hurt our relationship (Psalm 139:23-24).


Father, I ask that our strengths would match and overcome our weaknesses (Genesis 2:20-23).


I pray that we would be kind and tenderhearted to one another, forgiving one another even as God for Christ's sake has forgiven us (Ephesians 4:32).


I plead that we would be sensitive to the needs and hurts of each other. Enable us to minister to each other in these areas (Matthew 20:28).


God, create within us a hunger for each other. Let us be satisfied with one another (Proverbs 5:19-20).


I plead that You would give us a heart to seek after You and serve You all the days of our lives (Psalm 63:1).


Father, I pray that You would grant us the wisdom and power to gain and use our finances wisely (Proverbs 3:9-10).


Lord, I ask that You would deliver us from pettiness and unforgiveness in our relationship (Matthew 18:20-21).


Father, I plead that we will surrender all that we are and all that we have to You and to each other (Genesis 2:24-25).


I pray that we would love You with all our being and our neighbors as ourselves (Matthew 22:37-40).


Lord God, I ask that we would love and obey Your Word, building our lives, marriage, and family on its truth (Psalm 119:97).


Father, I plead that we would be patient with each other in all the circumstances of life (1 Corinthians 13:4).


Father, I pray that we will be kind and gentle to each other through the ups and downs of our life together (1 Corinthians 13:4).


Father, I ask that we would not let any jealousy or envy gain ground in our relationship (1 Corinthians 13:4).


God, I plead that we will always seek what is best for our relationship (1 Corinthians 13:5).


Lord, I pray that we will share each other's burdens and hurts (1 Corinthians 13:5).


Father, enable us to overcome the pride in our lives. Set us free from the pride that will hinder and hurt our marriage (1Corinthians 13:5).


Lord, I ask that we would not be rude or thoughtless concerning each other (1 Corinthians 13:5).


God, deliver us from the selfishness that would hinder and hurt our relationship (1 Corinthians 13:5).


Lord, I ask that we would rejoice in each other's strengths and gifts and would pray concerning our weaknesses and sins (1 Corinthians 13:6).


Father, I pray that You would give us a love that bears all things, believes all things, and hopes all things (1 Corinthians 13:7).


Lord, I plead that You would create in us a love that will endure the stress and problems that we will face (1 Corinthians 13:7).


Father, I ask that our love for one another will never fail (1 Corinthians 13:8).
Father, I plead that we would be faithful to serve Jesus Christ (Hebrews 10:25).