60 Praying For Others Quotes To Bless Family & Friends

Looking for quotes about praying for others? We have rounded up the best collection of praying for others quotes, sayings, captions, status, (with images and pictures) to encourage and inspire you to have faith in God in the most trying times too.

Also See: Prayer Quotes For Friends

In times of need, struggle, and pain of friends and family, the best you can do is to pray for them. Praying for someone else is a great spiritual thing one can do.

Also See: Pray For Me Quotes

Praying for others also changes your heart towards that person and passes all the positive energy and blessings to them. So we should always pray for each other because prayer creates unity.

We have categorized this post in two section;

  • Praying For Others Quotes
  • Bible Verses About Praying For Others

Praying For Others Quotes

  1. “Pray for others before praying for yourself.”                                                                             
    Praying For Others Quotes
    Praying For Others Quotes

  2. “Prayer: The world’s greatest wireless connection.”

  3. “Jesus prayed for us, we too, need to pray for others.”

  4. “Love begins in our home by praying together.” – Mother Teresa

  5. “Prayer delights God’s ear; it melts His heart.” – Thomas Watson

  6. “The greatest gifts we can give to each other, is to pray for one another.”                                     
    Praying For Someone Else
    Praying For Someone Else

  7. “Pray for others to be a prayer of others…it have been a magical journey.”

  8. “One of the kindest things you can do for someone in need is pray for them.”

  9. “When you take the time to pray for others, God finds the time to bless you.”                                                                                                                                                     
    Pray For Each Other Quotes
    Pray For Each Other Quotes

  10. “Always pray for others….you never know someone might be praying for you…”

  11. “Every great movement of God can be traced to a kneeling figure.” – D. L. Moody

  12. “While others prayed for the good time coming, I worked for it.”- Victoria Woodhull

  13. “Nothing proves that you love someone more than mentioning them in your prayers.”                                                                                                                                         
    inspiring praying for others quotes
    inspiring praying for others quotes

  14. “Prayer does not fit us for the greater work; prayer is the greater work.” – Oswald Chambers

  15. “For prayer is nothing else than being on terms of friendship with God.” – Saint Teresa Of Avila

  16. “Your prayer for someone may or may not change them, but it always changes you.” – Craig Groeschel

  17. “When you can’t forgive someone, pray for them. It may or may not change them, but it will always change you.”

  18. “It is really beautiful when someone prays for you without you knowing. It’s the highest form of respect and care.”                                                                                 
    Pray For Other People hard Times
    Pray For Other People hard Times

  19. “It is not only our duty to pray for others, but also to desire the prayers of others for ourselves.” – William Gurnall

  20. “Our prayers for others flow more easily than those for ourselves. This shows we are made to live by charity.” – C.S. Lewis

  21. “If you develop a habit of praying to God for others, you will never need to pray for your own self. Have a blessed day!”

  22. “If you are a stranger to prayer, you are a stranger to the greatest source of power known to human beings.” – Billy Sunday

  23. “God gave us family so that when we have a hard time praying for ourselves, we have others who will pray for us.”- James Potter

  24. “I began to see my life and each breath I am given as a living prayer to God and a way to pray for others for our world.” – Mary C. Neal

  25. “If you love someone, pray for them. Pray for their peace. Pray for their growth. Pray for their success. Pray for their happiness. Amen.”

  26. “Do not be selfish in prayer by praying only for yourself. Pray for others too and stand a better chance of having your own prayers answered.”

  27. “I have been benefited by praying for others; for by making an errand to God for them I have gotten something for myself.”- Samuel Rutherford

  28. “When we pray for others, God listens to you and blesses them. So when you are safe and happy, remember that someone is praying for you.”

  29. “When you pray for others God listens to you and blessed them. So when you are safe and happy remember that someone is praying for you.”

  30. “Pray for others and God will listen to you and bless them. Don’t forget that when you are safe and happy someone somewhere has prayed for you.”

  31. “It is very important to pray for others, because when you pray for someone, an angel goes and sits on the shoulder of that person.” – The Virgin Mary

  32. “I am often, I believe, praying for others when I should be doing things for them. It’s so much easier to pray for a bore than to go and see him.” – C. S. Lewis

  33. “In doing God’s work, there is no substitute for praying. The men of prayer cannot be displaced with other kinds of men.”- Edward McKendree Bounds

  34. “Prayer becomes more meaningful as we counsel with the Lord in all of our doings, as we express heartfelt gratitude, and as we pray for others.”- David A. Bednar

  35. “If we truly love people we will desire for them far more than it is within our power to give them, and this will lead us to prayer. Intercession is a way of loving others.”

  36. “Dear Lord, I pray that whoever reads this shall have Your comfort, joy, peace, love, and guidance and be carried by You. I may not know their troubles, but You do.”

  37. “There is power in speaking people’s names before the Lord. When others hear someone talk to Jesus on their behalf, healing often starts to take place.” – Charles Stanley

  38. “Even when it looks impossible, when all the odds are against you and it seems permanent, the Creator of the Universe, the most High God can bring your dreams back to life.”

  39. “Nothing tends more to cement the hearts of Christians than praying together. Never do they love one another so well as when they witness the outpouring of each others’s hearts in prayer.”

  40. “Let me define prayer for you in this show. Prayer is man giving God permission or license to interfere in earth’s affairs. In other words, prayer is earthly license for heavenly interference.” – Myles Munroe

  41. “The Savior is the perfect example of praying for others with real intent. In His great Intercessory Prayer uttered on the night before His Crucifixion, Jesus prayed for His Apostles and all of the Saints.”- David A. Bednar

  42. “Pray for someone else’s child, your pastor, the military, the police officers, the firemen, the teachers, the government. There’s no end to the ways that you can intervene on behalf of others through prayer.”- Monica Johnson

  43. “Intercession is the truly universal work for the Christian. No place is closed to intercessory prayer: no continent, no nation, no city, no organization, no office. No power on earth can keep intercession out.”- Richard Halverson

  44. “We never know how God will answer our prayers, but we can expect that He will get us involved in His plan for the answer. If we are true intercessors, we must be ready to take part in God’s work on behalf of the people for whom we pray.”

  45. “Be true to yourself, help others, make each day your masterpiece, make friendship a fine art, drink deeply from good books – especially the Bible, build a shelter against a rainy day, give thanks for your blessings and pray for guidance every day.”- John Wooden

  46. “Dear God, this day, may I thank you for all the love and blessings you have given me. My loving family, my caring friends, and all the wonderful people I met in my life’s journey. May I ask You to bless, protect and guide them in overcoming their challenges in life.”

  47. “Pray for someone: Pray for those people who are hurting and going through some unimaginable circumstances. Pray for those who want their lives to be better and to be free from those things that may be holding them back. Even though you may not know them, God knows their situation.”

  48. “Pray for others: The quickest way to change a relationship from bad to good is to start thanking God in prayer for people. Praying for them will do two things– Change your attitude and change them. Positive praying is much more powerful than positive thinking. People may resist our help, spurn our appeals, and reject our suggestions, but they are powerless against our prayers.”

  49. “True intercession involves bringing the person, or the circumstance that seems to be crashing in on you, before God, until you are changed by His attitude toward that person or circumstance. People describe intercession by saying, “It is putting yourself in someone else’s place.” That is not true! Intercession is putting yourself in God’s place; it is having His mind and His perspective.” ― Oswald Chambers

  50. “Prayer for others: I pray that out of his glorious riches he may strengthen you with power through his spirit in your inner being, so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith. And I pray that you, being rooted and established in love, may have power, together with all the saints, to grasp how wide and long and high and deep is the love of Christ, and to know this love that surpasses knowledge – that you may be filled to the measure of all the fullness of God.”

Bible Verses About Praying For Others

  1. “Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer.”- Romans 12:12

  2. “Devote yourselves to prayer, being watchful and thankful.”- Colossians 4:2

  3. “But I tell you, love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you.”- Matthew 5:44

  4. “Carry each other’s burdens, and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ.”- Galatians 6:2

  5. “He will respond to the prayer of the destitute; he will not despise their plea.”- Psalm 102:17

  6. “I call on you, my God, for you will answer me; turn your ear to me and hear my prayer.”- Psalm 17:6

  7. “I do not ask that you take them out of the world, but that you keep them from the evil one.”- John 17:15

  8. “I pray for them. I am not praying for the world, but for those you have given me, for they are yours.”- John 17:9

  9. “This is the confidence we have in approaching God: that if we ask anything according to his will, he hears us.”- 1 John 5:14

  10. “Pray one for another, that ye may be healed. The effectual fervent prayer of a righteous man availeth much.” – James 5:16

  11. “They all joined together constantly in prayer, along with the women and Mary the mother of Jesus, and with his brothers.”- Acts 1:14

  12. “And when you pray, do not keep on babbling like pagans, for they think they will be heard because of their many words.”- Matthew 6:7

  13. “for I know that this will turn out for my deliverance through your prayers and the provision of the Spirit of Jesus Christ.”- Philippians 1:19

  14. “Rejoice always, pray continually, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.”- 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18

  15. “And the LORD turned the captivity of Job, when he prayed for his friends: also the LORD gave Job twice as much as he had before.”- Job 42:10

  16. “Let us then approach God’s throne of grace with confidence, so that we may receive mercy and find grace to help us in our time of need.”- Hebrews 4:16

  17. “Therefore, since we have a great high priest who has ascended into heaven, Jesus the Son of God, let us hold firmly to the faith we profess.”- Hebrews 4:14

  18. “You also must help us by prayer, so that many will give thanks on our behalf for the blessing granted us through the prayers of many.”- 2 Corinthians 1:11

  19. “Consequently, he is able to save to the uttermost those who draw near to God through him, since he always lives to make intercession for them.”- Hebrews 7:25

  20. “But to you who are listening I say: Love your enemies, do good to those who hate you, bless those who curse you, pray for those who mistreat you.”- Luke 6:27-28

  21. “Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective.”- James 5:16

  22. “Is anyone among you sick? Then he must call for the elders of the church and they are to pray over him, anointing him with oil in the name of the Lord.”- James 5:14

  23. “With all prayer and petition pray at all times in the Spirit, and with this in view, be on the alert with all perseverance and petition for all the saints.”- Ephesians 6:18

  24. “In the same way, the Spirit helps us in our weakness. We do not know what we ought to pray for, but the Spirit himself intercedes for us through wordless groans.”- Romans 8:26

  25. “You also joining in helping us through your prayers, so that thanks may be given by many persons on our behalf for the favor bestowed on us through the prayers of many.”- 2 Corinthians 1:11

  26. “And pray for us, too, that God may open a door for our message, so that we may proclaim the mystery of Christ, for which I am in chains. Pray that I may proclaim it clearly, as I should.”- Colossians 4:3-4

  27. “I urge, then, first of all, that petitions, prayers, intercession, and thanksgiving be made for all people – for kings and all those in authority, that we might live peaceful and quiet lives in all godliness and holiness.”- 1 Timothy 2:1-2

  28. “Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.”- Philippians 4:6-7

  29. “Yes, and I will rejoice, for I know that through your prayers and the help of the Spirit of Jesus Christ this will turn out for my deliverance, as it is my eager expectation and hope that I will not be at all ashamed, but that with full courage now as always Christ will be honored in my body, whether by life or by death. For to me to live is Christ, and to die is gain.”- Philippians 1:18-21

  30. “I do not ask on behalf of these alone, but for those also who believe in Me through their word; that they may all be one; even as You, Father, are in Me and I in You, that they also may be in Us, so that the world may believe that You sent Me. The glory which You have given Me I have given to them, that they may be one, just as We are one; I in them and You in Me, that they may be perfected in unity, so that the world may know that You sent Me, and loved them, even as You have loved Me.”- John 17:20-23

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