12 Powerful Scriptures to Pray for Marriage

One of the most powerful things you can do for your marriage is to pray consistently! Marriage is a ministry and being such it is often the target of the ploys of the enemy! Having a list of scriptures to pray for marriage can help you be prepared to battle these attacks with the word of God.

Marriage is tough. Everyday you have to choose to love someone who has their own struggles and is walking a path the God created for them in tandem with the path God created for you. Working on your marriage requires that you intentional take steps to help it grow. Use this list of verses for marriage to pray daily!

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Scriptures to pray for marriage

Praying scriptures is a powerful prayer strategy! It allows you to use the power of the word of God to present your requests before him. The following verses can be prayed over your marriage daily in your prayer journal or write them out on stationary to place where you can read them often.

Those who are planted in the house of the LORD shall flourish in the courts of our God. They shall still bear fruit in old age; They shall be fresh and flourishing, To declare that the LORD is upright; He is my rock, and there is no unrighteousness in Him. Psalm 92:13-15

Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you. Ephesians 4:32

Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up. Galatians 6:9

Be on your guard; stand firm in the faith; be courageous; be strong. Do everything in love. 1 Corinthians 16:13-14

Rid yourselves of all the offenses you have committed, and get a new heart and a new spirit. Why will you die, people of Israel? Ezekiel 18:31

Two are better than one, because they have a good return for their labor: If either of them falls down, one can help the other up. But pity anyone who falls and has no one to help them up. Ecclesiastes 4:9-10

Two are better than one, because they have a good return for their labor: If either of them falls down, one can help the other up. But pity anyone who falls and has no one to help them up. Ecclesiastes 4:9-10

To the married I give this command (not I, but the Lord): A wife must not separate from her husband. But if she does, she must remain unmarried or else be reconciled to her husband. And a husband must not divorce his wife. 1 Corinthians 7:10-11

He restores my soul; He leads me in the path of righteousness for His name’s sake. Psalm 23:3

Let every man be swift to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath. James 1:19

A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another; as I have loved you, that you also love one another. By this all will know that you are My disciples, if you have love for one another. John 13:34-35

No temptation has overtaken you except such is common to man; but God is faithful, who will not allow you to be tempted beyond what you are able, but with the temptation will also make the way of escape, that you may be able to bear it. 1 Corinthians 10:13

Looking for more prayer resources?

Check out our post on Praying the Scriptures for more lists of scriptures to pray. You can also check out our prayer journal vault which includes our printable Scriptures to Pray Daily Guide.

This free prayer resource will help you to incorporate more intentional daily prayer into your daily spiritual growth routine. It includes lists of scriptures to pray daily as well as example prayers for several important aspects of your life from marriage to direction. It also includes printable prayer journal templates.

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