Prayers for the Sick
physician of our souls and bodies,
Who have sent Your only-begotten Son
and our Lord Jesus Christ
to heal every sickness and infirmity,
visit and heal also Your servant (name)
from all physical and spiritual ailments
through the grace of Your Christ.
Grant him (her) patience in this sickness,
strength of body and spirit,
and recovery of health.
Lord, You have taught us through Your word
to pray for each other
that we may be healed.
I pray, heal Your servant (name)
and grant to him (her) the gift of complete health.
For You are the source of healing
and to You I give glory,
Father, Son and Holy Spirit. Amen.
O Lord our God,
Who by a word alone did heal all diseases,
Who did cure the kinswoman of Peter,
You Who chastise with pity and heal according to Your goodness;
Who are able to put aside every sickness and infirmity,
do You Yourself, the same Lord, grant aid
to Your servant (name)
and cure him (her) of every sickness
of which he (she) is grieved;
and send down upon him (her) Your great mercy,
and if it be Your will,
give to him (her) health and a complete recovery;
for You are the Physician of our souls and bodies,
and to You do we send up Glory:
to the Father, and to the Son and to the Holy Spirit,
Both now and forever, and to the ages of ages.
Grant, O Lord,
a peaceful life, health,
salvation, furtherance in all good things
unto Thy servant(s) ___,
and preserve them, O Lord,
for many years!
God Grant You Many Years!
Prayers for the Faithful Departed
O God of spirits, and of all flesh,
Who has trampled down death and overthrown the Devil,
and given life to the world:
Do Thou, the same Lord,
give rest to the soul of Thy departed servant(s) ______,
in a place of brightness, a place of refreshment, a place of repose,
where all sickness, sorrow, and sighing have fled away.
Pardon every transgression
which he (she) has, (they have) committed,
whether by word, or deed, or thought.
For You are a good God, and love mankind;
For You are the Resurrection, and the Life,
and the Repose of Thy servant(s) ______ ,
who is (are) fallen asleep,
O Christ our God, and unto You do we ascribe glory,
together with your Father,
who is from everlasting,
and Your all-holy, and good, and life-creating Spirit:
now and ever, and unto ages of ages.
Eternal rest grant unto them, O Lord,
and let perpetual light shine upon them.
May they rest in peace.
May their souls and all the souls of the faithful departed,
through the mercy of God,
rest in peace.