15 Prayers for Comfort to the Grieving and the Suffering Ones

In this world, filled with so much chaos and struggles, it is important that you always make sure to give time for rest and comfort. To ask for comfort means to experience God’s everlasting peace, and uttering the prayers for comfort can be one of many ways to experience His presence.

As you retreat from your battles, remember to say these prayers and be healed physically, emotionally, and mentally.

Prayer for Comfort in the Presence of God

Dear Father God,

Take hold of my troubled heart and anxious thoughts about my wounded past and uncertain future. Grant me healing during a difficult time and use your mighty power to take over my soul.

Allow me to find rest in your everlasting arms and mercy and send your steadfast love and Holy Spirit to guide me through my present endeavors.

Let the death of your Son, Jesus Christ, remind me that I am forgiven of all my sins and that to seek sorrow means turning away from you goodness Oh Lord.

Have compassion over my weary soul and be my great comforter in the midst of these difficult times, in Jesus’ name I pray, Amen.

Prayer for Comfort for Grief for Loss of Loved Ones

Heavenly Father,

We humbly ask that you let your peace reign over your people, especially those who have a grieving heart after having recently lost someone close to their heart as well as those who suffered in despair in the hands of the evil. Be their refuge, Lord, and take hold of the grief they have in their hearts.

Allow them to walk by your side, especially during their hard times, and allow your wisdom to fill their mind and heart and remind them that your mercy is more superior to any circumstances in this world.

Our faithfulness lies in your truth, oh God, and we trust in your grace till eternity, in Jesus’ name, Amen.

Prayer for Comfort for Friends

Dear Lord,

Be the ever-present help for my friend. I know that he is currently burdened with fear, troubled feelings, pain, family burdens, and weakness. I ask that you forgive them of all the problems he has committed and that you won’t let him grow weary over the trouble, pain, fear.

Grant him healing, O God, and let your blessed presence be his reason to rejoice and doubt not in your miracles.

Allow him to find strength in your glory and restore his peace of mind and remove all the sadness that he felt before he experienced your great love. In your name, I pray, Amen.

Prayer for Comfort and Healing

Dear Lord Jesus Christ,

I pray that your perfect peace and grace fill my spirit with hope during these uncertain times. I know I will be able to find refuge in your holy name, and I no longer fear as I walk through the darkness of this earth, for I know your presence is with me.

I seek your loving care to strengthen me and heal my broken spirit. All these I pray, in Jesus’ name. Amen.

Prayer for Comfort and Healing of a Broken Heart

Dear Gracious God,

I acknowledge that only you have the power to give and take away. I adore your mighty name, Father God, and I have faith in the plans you have for me as your servant. I accept your gift of salvation and eternal life and stand with courage against every enemy.

Allow me to carry the truth that you will be there whenever I feel weak and devoured by earthly pain. Heal my heart, Oh Lord, and be the very present help whenever I need rest and comfort.

I offer this prayer in the name of the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit.

Prayer for Comfort for the Abandoned

Dear God,

You have sent Jesus Christ in human flesh to be crucified under Pontius Pilate[1]. His death and resurrection is a concrete reminder of how worthy are we to be called your children and to carry your name for the world to hear. I know, Lord, that your justice and kindness are stronger than hate.

I know that you will never forsake me for all the wrongs I’ve done. As I continue my journey as your follower, be my light and cast out every single fear that I have. Grant me protection from any distress and help me to grow closer to your grace. Amen.

Comfort Prayer for a Dying Mother

Dear God,

As my mother approaches the moment where she can no longer walk, I pray that you hear my prayers for comfort for her. Wipe away her tears. Inspire her and lift her spirit that she may see the truth and the light as she accepts your promised everlasting life without any fears.

Let her be filled with gladness for the long wait is finally over and with every burden she had, will soon become the shadow of the past. Allow us to mourn but protect us from the lie that allows us not to trust in you.

Use your power over him, Lord, and I will no longer be afraid for I know that rest will come to my mother. Amen.

Prayer of Comfort from Injustices

God Almighty,

I lean to your divine knowledge and I will forever serve you as my Lord. Grant our community filled with injustice with peace that overflows, and let that peace be the reminder that the things that matter is your kingdom alone.

Give your child rest, especially to victims of inequity, and pity those people crying for help. These I pray, in the name of Jesus. Amen.

Prayer for Positivity and Peace


I ask for peace and positivity in this world full of chaos. Let your peace rule over your people and may your words drown us with love. Amen.

Comfort for Sinner Redeemed by Grace

Dear Lord,

As I start my morning, remind me that every day is a new beginning. Help me understand that your forgiveness is more powerful than the time when I fail to lift your name high.

Help me desire your blessings and bless my understanding that I may know you as my only Savior.

As the night creeps, bless me your words and allow me to recollect that no battle was lost for you stood as my Savior and corrected every wrong.

Permit me to offer this thanksgiving and prayers for comfort to you in silence. Amen.

Comfort Prayer for Stillness


As I live my life, allow me to have peace, patience, and stillness. Teach me the truth about praying and build me as the person that you want me to become. Be not a stranger and watch over my actions. I offer to you, Lord, these prayers and I humbly ask for peace of mind. Amen.

Comfort Prayer During a Tragedy

Lord God,

Hear our prayers for comfort, and allow your mighty calmness and wisdom to take over our earthly understanding during this time of tragedy. Allow us not to worry and have hope in your plans, Lord God, and help us to see the joy in this world.

We lay all our mourning and inhibitions to you, Lord, and we trust in your promise made from heaven. All these we pray in Christ Jesus’ precious name. Amen.

Prayer for Comfort and New Life

God the Father,

In my prayers, I ask for peace in my own home and as I have lost loved ones before, give them the everlasting life that you have promised. As I begin my new life, grant me the peace that I need for me to remain calm and not worry over the things that are out of my control.

Give me good health for me to better perform my chosen purpose and allow me to give back to the poor, sick, and needy. Your presence is the delight of my sense. These I pray, in Jesus’ glorious name, Amen.

Common Prayer for Comfort Before Sleeping

Lord God,

As I lay my body tonight, bless my prayers and cover me with your peace. May your mercies guard me against sickness, confusion, and sad thoughts. Make my body calm as I prepare for my life the next day. Amen.

Comfort Prayer Amidst Conflict

God our Father & Savior,

We pray for your guidance from the heavens, Oh God, for we search freedom from this threatening conflict. Guide us to the path of righteousness and purge our souls of all our sins.

Help us to be filled with hope and joy for we know that your promise will be fulfilled. Jesus, Hear every proud member of your family as we pray for our long-awaited deliverance in the name of Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.

Holding Hands and Prayers for Comfort

Final Thoughts

As you look for the comfort that you need in various places, remember that the Lord Himself can provide you with everything that you need, so long as you ask fervently for His Almighty Grace.

Say your prayers with intent and do the things that will bring glory to God’s name.

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