Do you need a prayer for surgery? Even if nurses take care of hundreds of patients and see them being wheeled into the operating room, we can never be too tired to send out a wish and a prayer for a successful surgery.
Here are 20 short but powerful prayers for nurses, doctors, and patients.
Table of contents
- 1 PRAYERS FOR NURSES
- 2 1Prayer For Guidance
- 3 2Prayer For Righteous Judgement
- 4 3Prayer For A Patient’s Recovery
- 5 4Prayer For A Patient’s Continued Health
- 6 5Prayer For After Surgery
- 7 6Prayer For Strength And Healing
- 8 7Prayer For Jesus’ Healing Hands
- 9 8Prayer For Quick Recovery
- 10 9Prayer For Recovery
- 11 PRAYERS FOR DOCTORS
- 12 10Prayer For Skill
- 13 11Prayer For Guidance
- 14 12General Prayer For Healing
- 15 PATIENTS’ PRAYER FOR SURGERY
- 16 13Prayer For A Successful Operation
- 17 14Prayer Before Surgery
- 18 15Prayer For Healing
- 19 16Prayer Before Surgery
- 20 17Prayer For Preparation Before A Surgery
- 21 18Prayer From Deuteronomy
- 22 19Prayer After Surgery
- 23 20Healing Prayer
PRAYERS FOR NURSES
1Prayer For Guidance
Heavenly Father, please take my hands and guide them. Grant me the strength to help my patients and their families. The skill to ease their suffering the understanding to diagnose their needs. The kindness of heart to care for them and reassure their fear. Please be beside me on each and every case as I rely on you the greatest of healers. Amen.
2Prayer For Righteous Judgement
God, the greatest master of healing arts, bless us and guide us. Make us your instrument in alleviating the pains of your ailing servants. Make our eyes alert, our hands skillful and sensitive, and fill our mental faculties with keenness to make righteous judgment so that others may live. Amen.
3Prayer For A Patient’s Recovery
I said a prayer for you today, that God would touch you with His healing hand and give you the comfort and peace you need to get through.
4Prayer For A Patient’s Continued Health
I said a prayer for you today, and know that God must have heard. I felt the answer in my heart although He spoke not a word. I didn’t ask for wealth or fame (I know you wouldn’t mind). I asked Him to send treasures of a far more lasting kind! I asked that He’d be near you at the start of each new day; to grant you health and blessings and friends to share your way. I asked for happiness for you in all things great and small. But it was for His loving care I prayed for most of all!
5Prayer For After Surgery
O merciful Father in heaven, thank You for being with (name of person) while he/she was in surgery. Thank You for blessing the surgeon with the skill and knowledge needed to do his/her work and safely bringing (name person) through this operation. O gracious Father, bring healing to (name person) and bless him/her with the best care possible as he/she recovers. Continue to bless him/her with your tender care. Grant him/her patience during his/her recuperation, help him/her grow in strength each day, and bring him/her to full recovery quickly, without any setbacks. Amen.
6Prayer For Strength And Healing
At every moment of our existence your are present to us God, in gentle compassion. Help us to be present to one another so that our presence may be a strength that heals the wounds of time, and gives hope that is for all persons, through Jesus our compassionate brother.
7Prayer For Jesus’ Healing Hands
Heavenly Father, we pray that You will lay your healing Hands upon all those who are sick. We beg You to have compassion on all those who are suffering so that they may be delivered from their pitiful circumstances. In Jesus, we pray. Amen.
8Prayer For Quick Recovery
May the love of Jesus and His healing power touch you in a special way this very hour. May the Savior’s strong arms and prayers of special friends embrace and hold you close until your body mends.
9Prayer For Recovery
Today I lifted up your name before the Lord in prayer. I asked him to supply your needs, and keep you in his care. I pled with him to make you well, and take away your illness and pain, like the sunshine chases rain. Amen.
PRAYERS FOR DOCTORS
10Prayer For Skill
Dear God, These strong gloved fingers which I flex, this human hand which holds the knife, sterile now and steady – need thy guiding skill to help another life. Bless now this patient – thine and mind – who, under thee entrusts to me a precious life! God of the surgeon’s tireless strength, the surgeon’s finite skill, grant that I may be guided to do thy will. Amen.
11Prayer For Guidance
Dear God, These fragile hands that cut the flesh, steady them as if at rest. Bless this patient yours and mine whose very life is your design. Almighty God I do pray guide my hand as I work today! Amen.
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12General Prayer For Healing
Pour out, thy healing Angels, thy heavenly host upon me, and upon those that I love, let me feel the beam of thy healing Angels upon me. The light of your healing hands, I will let thy healing begin, whatever way God grants it, Amen.
PATIENTS’ PRAYER FOR SURGERY
13Prayer For A Successful Operation
Loving Father, I entrust myself to your care this day. Guide with wisdom and skill the minds and hands of the medical people who minister in your Name, and grant that every cause of illness be removed. That I may be restored to soundness of health and learn to live in more perfect harmony with you and with those around me. Through Jesus Christ. Amen. Into your hands, I commend my body and my soul. Amen.
14Prayer Before Surgery
O Jesus Christ, Messiah and Lord, grant me joyful acceptance of the surgery which awaits me, and let this be the relief and cure which I seek. Make skilled the work of the surgeon and that of his team for it is unto their knowledge and skill that I give myself for healing. I pray You, O Lord, that this procedure will be without complication, and that my recovery will be speedy and complete. Amen.
15Prayer For Healing
O God, the source of all health. Fill my heart with faith. Be near me in times of weakness and pain Although I know You are in control, I am apprehensive about what faces me. You made me, loved me, and have provided my surgeon with needed skill to perform a miracle in my behalf. Sustain me by Your grace that my strength and courage may not fail. Heal me according to Your will. Amen.
16Prayer Before Surgery
Loving Father, as I face this new experience in these different surroundings, I come to You for courage, wisdom and peace of mind. I know that Your Healing Power is here both in me and my doctor. I trust his skill and wisdom, and he tender care of the nurses. Dear Lord, take over this operation and let Your Power be felt through all these forces. Let Your Perfect Wholeness be mine, that I may live to glorify You in every area of my life. I pray all this in the Powerful Name of Jesus, my Lord and Saviour. Amen.
17Prayer For Preparation Before A Surgery
Lord Jesus, help me as I prepare for this operation. In Your love, guard and protect me through the skills of the doctors and the care of everyone else. Bring me back to health and full recovery. Lord Jesus, I praise You forever and ever. Amen.
18Prayer From Deuteronomy
Lord, help me suffering to lead me to return to You with a repentant heart; ready to follow Your commands and praise Your Name for Your patience with me. In Jesus Name, Amen.
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19Prayer After Surgery
Blessed Savior, I thank you that this operation is safely past, and now I rest in your abiding presence, relaxing every tension, releasing every care and anxiety, receiving more and more of your healing life into every part of my being. In moments of pain, I turn to you for strength. In times of loneliness I feel your loving nearness. Grant that your life and love and joy may flow through me for the healing of others in your name. Amen.
Lord Jesus, heal me. Heal in me whatever You see needs healing. Heal me of whatever might separate me from you. Heal my memory, heal my heart, heal my body, heal my soul. Lay Your hands gently upon me and heal me through Your love for me. Amen.
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No surgery is to small or to big to warrant concern. Making sure your friend or family member is at a hundred percent of health is a priority. To wish the individual a quick recovery and good heal, here are some great get well wishes after surgery messages to add to your flowers or put as a message in your card.
“A day without you is a like a day without sunshine. Put back the happiness soon. We miss you. Get well soon.”
“All the best and a speedy recovery. Get well soon.”
“As you are resting and healing, I wanted to remind you that there are people who care about you and will drop everything to help you.”
“Being in the hospital is a downer, but there is good in everything, you are being served breakfast in bed, Get Well Soon.”
“Get well soon friend. Hope you recover from your illness soon and get back on track like before.”
“Get well soon so that I find you attractive again.”
“Get well soon to someone who thinks they have the flu but probably doesn’t.”
“Give yourself whatever gifts of time and rest you need to feel better and know that you’re surrounded by caring thoughts and prayers and heartfelt wishes. Rest easy. Get well.”
“Goodwill wishes for a speedy recovery. Let this illness vanish in a few days and you be back on track with us again.”
“Hey buddy, I know you’re stronger than your sickness. You can fight it. I’m wishing for your fast recovery. Get well soon.”
“Hope you’ll soon be feeling fine, The way you were before, Because things just won’t be the same, Until you’re well once more.”
“I am pleased you are up and about now, Try to get out in the sun and fresh air, Then when you are feeling strong enough, Some lunch or a day trip we could share, Get Well Soon.”
“I am praying for your complete and quick recovery after your surgery. I am waiting for you to come back home, so that we can mark our moments happily. Get well soon!”
“I am sure that your will power is letting you have a fast recovery after the surgery. Please get well soon, we miss you at the play ground.”
“I am very sorry to hear you are not well. Try to stay positive and strong. Wishing you a speedy recovery.”
“I do hope you feel much better, I heard that you’d been ill, Perhaps this card will make you smile, And you can toss away your pill.”
“I have always admired your strength and courage and you have proved yourself during your surgery. I wish you get well really soon.”
“I hope you’ll soon be on the mend, Broken bones are a pain to bear, So I thought this little card I’d send, Just to show you I do care.”
“I know we said you needed a break, But a hospital bed for goodness sake, Is not the break we had in mind, But we understand the staff are kind.”
“I pray to the Lord to recover you faster than anything from the serious illness and wish you a speedy recovery.”
“I think that I have come down with something, too. I am sick of you being sick! Get Well Soon”
“I was sadden when I found out you were ill. That’s why I brought you a bouquet of flowers as a sign of my love and care and a strong hope for your fast recovery as well. Get well soon.”
“I will ask God To blow you the breeze of healing and recovery. Get well soon!”
“If these flowers were wishes, then my wish for you is to get well soon.”
“Listen to the doctor so you’ll heal fast. We missed you so much! Get well soon.”
“My best wishes for a fast and full recovery.”
“People here have been missing you a lot. Please recover quickly as we can’t wait to have you around. Get well soon!”
“Relax and put your feet up, Maybe read a book, Listen to some music, Or give the TV a look.”
“Sending happy thoughts and good wishes on your way so that you feel better after your surgery day. Get well soon, we badly miss you at work.”
“Teacher, I pray to Lord to make your illness and suffering go vanish soon. Wish you a speedy recovery.”
“There are some times that we need to know that people care about us. This is one of those times, and I happen to be one of those people. Hope you feel better soon.”
“This little card is sent to say, we hope you are getting better, with every new day.”
“We can’t stand when you are sick because we don’t have your amazing help here at work. We wish that you have a speedy and full recovery.”
“We send these get well wishes, and praying for you to, for a speedy recovery, for somebody as nice as you.”
“When I see the moon I think of you so get well soon and you’ll be good as new.”
“When the sun is shining, All things seem much better, I made this little card for you, And written you a letter.”
“Wish you a speedy recovery from your suffering and you are healthy again. I pray to God to recover you soon.”
“Wish you a speedy recovery. Hope these cute flowers liven up your mood and environment and help you to recover faster.”
“Wishing that each day brings your renewed strength, brighter times, and a healthier, happier you. Get well Soon.”
“You might feel sad right now but I want you to know that we are here, continuously praying for you. Get well soon, for we can’t wait to see you.”
“You’re energy probably dries out because of your intense zeal and glee. You’re just recharging. Be fully-charged soon.”
“Your absence has created a vacuum and we are terribly missing you a lot. You certainly have made a great difference in our lives and we want you to know that we only wish for your speedy recovery.”
“Your absence is truly disturbing. I cannot wait to see you feeling better again. Get well soon!”
Here are some great tips to quicken your recovery time and ensure you heal completely.