20 Miracle Prayers For A Sick Child

prayer for a sick child

Working in the pediatric ward offers unique challenges. The patients in this area are more vulnerable not just to infections and diseases but stress, anxiety, and depression, too. As nurses, we should focus on the holistic needs of our young patients. This means taking care of their spiritual needs, too.

Here are some of the most powerful prayers for a sick child.

Prayer For A Sick Child In The Hospital

You’re with us.
Though you are not seen,
We know that you stay by our side.

You love us,
More than we could know,
And you feel each tear that we cry.

We trust you,
To take hold of our hands,
Until we’re recovered and well.

You promise to,
Comfort and care,
Until we are laughing and playing again.

Thank you Jesus.


prayer for healing

Prayer To Restore A Sick Child’s Health

O Lord God, I come to You for help and succor.
Give me grace to bear my child’s affliction with patience and strength.
Bless me, O Father, and restore my child [child’s name] to health.
Do not forsake us, but give us an assurance of Your loving Kingdom.
In the name of Your Holy Son Jesus Christ. Amen!

prayer to restore health to a sick child

Prayer To St. Nicholas For A Sick Child

Saint Nicholas, who like the Savior,
loved children so tenderly and gave generously to those in need,
listen to us who plead for this sick child
who is so dear to our hearts.

We thank God for the great gift of our child
and we pray that He relieve this child of pain
and free him/her from suffering.
Obtain strength when he/she is weary,
hope when discouraged,
and joy when downhearted.
May the Lord, through your intercession,
restore perfect health if such be His divine will.

These favors, we beg of you through your love for all children.


healing prayer for the sick

Prayer For A Sick Child Through St. Gerard

St. Gerard, who, like the Savior, loved children so tenderly and by your prayers freed many from disease and even death, listen to us who are pleading for our sick child. We thank God for the great gift of our son/daughter and ask Him to restore our child to health if such be His holy will. This favour, we beg of you through your love for all children and mothers.


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Short Prayer for A Sick Child

Heavenly Father, watch over our child, and grant that he may be restored to that perfect health which it is yours alone to give; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.

short healing prayer

Prayer For A Sick Child With Chronic Illness

Dear God, I pray for (child’s name) as he/she deals with this (specific illness) so often. I know You are the Master Healer and that You also provide times that are symptom-free for this dear little one. Please comfort and protect this dear child during this hard time. Help them to know that they can come to You for the peace and health that only You can provide. Please be with the doctors as they continually study to find medicines and treatments that will comfort those that suffer from chronic illnesses. I leave this in Your precious hands oh God my Father. Amen

prayer for healing the sick

Prayer For A Sick Child With Threatening Illness

Lord I come to You today to present (child’s name) to You. This very deadly sickness that is upon him/her is very sad to all who know and love him/her. I know that in times like this his/her Mommy and Daddy are in despair. Please keep them strong in You so that they can be a comfort to this dear little child. Please keep (child’s name) from being scared of what is happening all around him/her. I ask Your mercy so that pain would be minimal or nonexistence. I love this small and fragile little child. Bestow Your grace and peace to them and all who love them. I pray this in Jesus name, Amen.

healing prayer

Prayer To Bring Healing To A Child

Lord, you love our child as You love all children, Bring healing to our child who is not well. Stay by his side and comfort him through this trying time. Keep us ever mindful of Your loving presence Bless us with Your powerful healing and comfort us also. Thank You for hearing our prayer!

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A Prayer For My Sick Child

Loving Lord Jesus, You are the good Shepherd of the sheep and You are the One Who carries the little lambs in Your arms – and gently cares for those that are weak and afraid. Lord it is so hard to watch a child in distress and feel helpless to aid them – but I pray Lord that You would safely carry this little child and tend for him/her as only You can.

I lift up this precious child to You and ask for Your healing power to permeate through his/her frail body and return him/her to radiant health and strength. Relieve all the symptoms of this unpleasant illness that has invaded this little body – guard him/her from danger and may he/she respond to Your healing touch on his/her life.

Thank You that You are a God Who cares and loves little children and that You hear and answer prayers. Keep this precious lamb enfolded in Your arms and resting on Your bosom and raise him/ her back to full health I pray – and we will give You all the thanks and praise for You alone are worthy.


prayer for sick children

Prayer For The Recovery For A Sick Child

Almighty and most merciful God I bring before You this little child who is suffering such pain and discomfort – and I ask that in Your grace and mercy You would raise them back up into full health and strength and work a speedy recovery.

The Lord Jesus took little children in His arms of love and blessed them and I pray that in a very special way You would put Your arms of love and blessing around this little one and minister to each need and every pain.

Little ones do not understand why they are feeling so poorly and I just ask that You would have compassion for this little child and take away any fear and pain – and multiply Your grace so that they come to a quick and lasting recovery….

Thank You Lord in Jesus name we pray,


prayer for recovery of sick child

Thank you, Lord, for giving us a blessing through this child; our bundle of joy who has brought us so much love and inspiration. As we help our child recover from illness, we pray that you bless us with strength and courage to be better parents and caregivers. We pray for your mercy, dear God. Heal this child so that he may continue to be a source of light to us and to others. Amen.

prayer and blessing for a sick child

Almighty God, heal your little angels from their afflictions. Ease their discomfort and bring their heavenly smiles back to their faces. Hear our prayer, Lord, in Jesus’ name, Amen.

prayer for a sick child angels

Lord, as I care for sick children today, guide me. Hold my hand and use me as an instrument to alleviate their pain and give them comfort. Grant me the wisdom to know the best way to care for them. Lord, use me as a tool for your miracles.

prayer for caretaker of a sick child

Lord Almighty,
The joy of parents is to watch their children grow healthy and strong. Please help me find joy again in seeing my child healthy and strong.
Speak your word of healing and restoration into my child. Give me strength so as not to be weary in this extremely trying time. Rekindle your fire in me so that I may remain faithful and loyal to you and your grace.
Lord, heal my child and restore his good health.

prayer for healing and restoration of a sick child

Heavenly Father,
I lift up my child for healing. As the doctor of all doctors, I ask that you restore him to fullness of health. Give him the strength and the courage to overcome his condition.
He’s too innocent to understand what he’s going through. Dear God, hold his hand and strengthen his spirit. Don’t let his inability to comprehend such challenges stop him from believing in you and your miracles.

prayer for healing of a sick child

Dear Jesus,
protect all children from harm.
Ease their pain when sick,
Strengthen them when weak,
and comfort them when afraid.
Let these beautiful, tiny souls feel your divine presence.
We pray in Jesus’ name, Amen.

prayer for protection of a sick child

Father in heaven, we pour our hearts as we pray for our child’s health. Unbearable as it may to see a child in pain, our faith will never waver. We believe in your almighty grace, Lord God. Your love and compassion heals all ailments, body and mind. Amen.

prayer for health of a sick child

Almighty God,
I ask you to guide the nurses and doctors attending to my child. Grant them the wisdom they need to treat and care for my beloved.
I pray that you fill them with compassion. Comfort their souls whenever they start to feel weary and tired. Fill their hearts with peace and joy as they care for my child. Bless them and help them remain loyal to your merciful love.

prayer for nurses and doctors of a sick child

Dear God,
Today, I come to you to pray for my child as he struggles with his illness. I’m fully aware of your capability to heal the sick. With that, I am humbly asking that you help my child.
Please protect him and comfort him. Whenever pain and suffering become overwhelming, bring him peace and comfort. Protect him from all anxiety that comes with his condition. Fill him with your holy presence.
We leave everything in your hands, Lord,

prayer for illness of a sick child

Our God and our Father, we are praying for the recovery of a sick child. Let your power of healing shine onto this little one, so that he is free of pain and sickness. Let your love be our guiding light and help us better care for this child. We trust in you, God, to foster healing and alleviate our fears and worries. Amen.

prayer for recovery of a sick child

Before we go to sleep tonight, let’s offer a heartfelt prayer for a sick child somewhere out there.

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