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87 Bible Verses About Praying for the Sick

Here are 87 Bible verses about praying for the sick from the Old and New Testaments of the Holy Bible (King James Version), sorted from most to least relevant.

James 5:15 KJV KJV

And the prayer of faith shall save the sick, and the Lord shall raise him up; and if he have committed sins, they shall be forgiven him.

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James 5:13-16 KJV KJV

Is any among you afflicted? let him pray. Is any merry? let him sing psalms. Is any sick among you? let him call for the elders of the church; and let them pray over him, anointing him with oil in the name of the Lord: And the prayer of faith shall save the sick, and the Lord shall raise him up; and if he have committed sins, they shall be forgiven him. Confess your faults one to another, and pray one for another, that ye may be healed. The effectual fervent prayer of a righteous man availeth much.

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Mark 11:24 KJV KJV

Therefore I say unto you, What things soever ye desire, when ye pray, believe that ye receive them, and ye shall have them.

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Matthew 4:23-24 KJV KJV

And Jesus went about all Galilee, teaching in their synagogues, and preaching the gospel of the kingdom, and healing all manner of sickness and all manner of disease among the people. And his fame went throughout all Syria: and they brought unto him all sick people that were taken with divers diseases and torments, and those which were possessed with devils, and those which were lunatick, and those that had the palsy; and he healed them.

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Romans 8:28 KJV KJV

And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to his purpose.

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Luke 12:40 KJV KJV

Be ye therefore ready also: for the Son of man cometh at an hour when ye think not.

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James 4:7 KJV KJV

Submit yourselves therefore to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you.

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Psalms 115:3 KJV KJV

But our God is in the heavens: he hath done whatsoever he hath pleased.

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Hosea 4:6 KJV KJV

My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge: because thou hast rejected knowledge, I will also reject thee, that thou shalt be no priest to me: seeing thou hast forgotten the law of thy God, I will also forget thy children.

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Jeremiah 17:14 KJV KJV

Heal me, O LORD, and I shall be healed; save me, and I shall be saved: for thou art my praise.

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Isaiah 53:5 KJV KJV

But he was wounded for our transgressions, he was bruised for our iniquities: the chastisement of our peace was upon him; and with his stripes we are healed.

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3 John 1:2 KJV KJV

Beloved, I wish above all things that thou mayest prosper and be in health, even as thy soul prospereth.

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Colossians 1:16 KJV KJV

For by him were all things created, that are in heaven, and that are in earth, visible and invisible, whether they be thrones, or dominions, or principalities, or powers: all things were created by him, and for him:

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1 John 4:1 KJV KJV

Beloved, believe not every spirit, but try the spirits whether they are of God: because many false prophets are gone out into the world.

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Matthew 8:16 KJV KJV

When the even was come, they brought unto him many that were possessed with devils: and he cast out the spirits with his word, and healed all that were sick:

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Acts 2:38 KJV KJV

Then Peter said unto them, Repent, and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the remission of sins, and ye shall receive the gift of the Holy Ghost.

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Psalms 41:3 KJV KJV

The LORD will strengthen him upon the bed of languishing: thou wilt make all his bed in his sickness.

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2 Chronicles 7:14 KJV KJV

If my people, which are called by my name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will heal their land.

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1 Peter 2:24 KJV KJV

Who his own self bare our sins in his own body on the tree, that we, being dead to sins, should live unto righteousness: by whose stripes ye were healed.

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1 Corinthians 12:9 KJV KJV

To another faith by the same Spirit; to another the gifts of healing by the same Spirit;

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Revelation 13:8 KJV KJV

And all that dwell upon the earth shall worship him, whose names are not written in the book of life of the Lamb slain from the foundation of the world.

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1 Timothy 5:23 KJV KJV

Drink no longer water, but use a little wine for thy stomach’s sake and thine often infirmities.

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Jeremiah 30:17 KJV KJV

For I will restore health unto thee, and I will heal thee of thy wounds, saith the LORD; because they called thee an Outcast, saying, This is Zion, whom no man seeketh after.

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Psalms 147:3 KJV KJV

He healeth the broken in heart, and bindeth up their wounds.

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Acts 28:8-9 KJV KJV

And it came to pass, that the father of Publius lay sick of a fever and of a bloody flux: to whom Paul entered in, and prayed, and laid his hands on him, and healed him. So when this was done, others also, which had diseases in the island, came, and were healed:

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Proverbs 16:24 KJV KJV

Pleasant words are as an honeycomb, sweet to the soul, and health to the bones.

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Deuteronomy 7:15 KJV KJV

And the LORD will take away from thee all sickness, and will put none of the evil diseases of Egypt, which thou knowest, upon thee; but will lay them upon all them that hate thee.

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1 Thessalonians 4:13-18 KJV KJV

But I would not have you to be ignorant, brethren, concerning them which are asleep, that ye sorrow not, even as others which have no hope. For if we believe that Jesus died and rose again, even so them also which sleep in Jesus will God bring with him. For this we say unto you by the word of the Lord, that we which are alive and remain unto the coming of the Lord shall not prevent them which are asleep. For the Lord himself shall descend from heaven with a shout, with the voice of the archangel, and with the trump of God: and the dead in Christ shall rise first: Then we which are alive and remain shall be caught up together with them in the clouds, to meet the Lord in the air: and so shall we ever be with the Lord. Wherefore comfort one another with these words.

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Philippians 4:6-7 KJV KJV

Be careful for nothing; but in every thing by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known unto God. And the peace of God, which passeth all understanding, shall keep your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.

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Matthew 10:1 KJV KJV

And when he had called unto him his twelve disciples, he gave them power against unclean spirits, to cast them out, and to heal all manner of sickness and all manner of disease.

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Proverbs 17:22 KJV KJV

A merry heart doeth good like a medicine: but a broken spirit drieth the bones.

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Exodus 15:26 KJV KJV

And said, If thou wilt diligently hearken to the voice of the LORD thy God, and wilt do that which is right in his sight, and wilt give ear to his commandments, and keep all his statutes, I will put none of these diseases upon thee, which I have brought upon the Egyptians: for I am the LORD that healeth thee.

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1 John 1:9 KJV KJV

If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.

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Acts 28:8 KJV KJV

And it came to pass, that the father of Publius lay sick of a fever and of a bloody flux: to whom Paul entered in, and prayed, and laid his hands on him, and healed him.

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Proverbs 4:20-22 KJV KJV

My son, attend to my words; incline thine ear unto my sayings. Let them not depart from thine eyes; keep them in the midst of thine heart. For they are life unto those that find them, and health to all their flesh.

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Exodus 23:25 KJV KJV

And ye shall serve the LORD your God, and he shall bless thy bread, and thy water; and I will take sickness away from the midst of thee.

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1 Corinthians 12:28 KJV KJV

And God hath set some in the church, first apostles, secondarily prophets, thirdly teachers, after that miracles, then gifts of healings, helps, governments, diversities of tongues.

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Mark 5:34 KJV KJV

And he said unto her, Daughter, thy faith hath made thee whole; go in peace, and be whole of thy plague.

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Psalms 107:20 KJV KJV

He sent his word, and healed them, and delivered them from their destructions.

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Psalms 41:4 KJV KJV

I said, LORD, be merciful unto me: heal my soul; for I have sinned against thee.

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James 5:13 KJV KJV

Is any among you afflicted? let him pray. Is any merry? let him sing psalms.

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Hebrews 2:14 KJV KJV

Forasmuch then as the children are partakers of flesh and blood, he also himself likewise took part of the same; that through death he might destroy him that had the power of death, that is, the devil;

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Philippians 4:6 KJV KJV

Be careful for nothing; but in every thing by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known unto God.

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Ephesians 6:18 KJV KJV

Praying always with all prayer and supplication in the Spirit, and watching thereunto with all perseverance and supplication for all saints;

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John 10:10 KJV KJV

The thief cometh not, but for to steal, and to kill, and to destroy: I am come that they might have life, and that they might have it more abundantly.

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Luke 6:38 KJV KJV

Give, and it shall be given unto you; good measure, pressed down, and shaken together, and running over, shall men give into your bosom. For with the same measure that ye mete withal it shall be measured to you again.

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Matthew 12:36-37 KJV KJV

But I say unto you, That every idle word that men shall speak, they shall give account thereof in the day of judgment. For by thy words thou shalt be justified, and by thy words thou shalt be condemned.

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Matthew 4:23 KJV KJV

And Jesus went about all Galilee, teaching in their synagogues, and preaching the gospel of the kingdom, and healing all manner of sickness and all manner of disease among the people.

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Psalms 30:2 KJV KJV

O LORD my God, I cried unto thee, and thou hast healed me.

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Revelation 21:4 KJV KJV

And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain: for the former things are passed away.

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Revelation 21:1 KJV KJV

And I saw a new heaven and a new earth: for the first heaven and the first earth were passed away; and there was no more sea.

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James 5:6 KJV KJV

Ye have condemned and killed the just; and he doth not resist you.

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Philippians 4:19 KJV KJV

But my God shall supply all your need according to his riches in glory by Christ Jesus.

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Philippians 4:13 KJV KJV

I can do all things through Christ which strengtheneth me.

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Romans 8:26 KJV KJV

Likewise the Spirit also helpeth our infirmities: for we know not what we should pray for as we ought: but the Spirit itself maketh intercession for us with groanings which cannot be uttered.

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John 8:12 KJV KJV

Then spake Jesus again unto them, saying, I am the light of the world: he that followeth me shall not walk in darkness, but shall have the light of life.

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John 3:16 KJV KJV

For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.

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Luke 1:37 KJV KJV

For with God nothing shall be impossible.

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Mark 16:17 KJV KJV

And these signs shall follow them that believe; In my name shall they cast out devils; they shall speak with new tongues;

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Mark 13:9 KJV KJV

But take heed to yourselves: for they shall deliver you up to councils; and in the synagogues ye shall be beaten: and ye shall be brought before rulers and kings for my sake, for a testimony against them.

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Mark 2:17 KJV KJV

When Jesus heard it, he saith unto them, They that are whole have no need of the physician, but they that are sick: I came not to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance.

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Matthew 25:36 KJV KJV

Naked, and ye clothed me: I was sick, and ye visited me: I was in prison, and ye came unto me.

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Matthew 21:22 KJV KJV

And all things, whatsoever ye shall ask in prayer, believing, ye shall receive.

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Matthew 14:14 KJV KJV

And Jesus went forth, and saw a great multitude, and was moved with compassion toward them, and he healed their sick.

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Matthew 12:15 KJV KJV

But when Jesus knew it, he withdrew himself from thence: and great multitudes followed him, and he healed them all;

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Matthew 10:8 KJV KJV

Heal the sick, cleanse the lepers, raise the dead, cast out devils: freely ye have received, freely give.

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Matthew 9:35 KJV KJV

And Jesus went about all the cities and villages, teaching in their synagogues, and preaching the gospel of the kingdom, and healing every sickness and every disease among the people.

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Matthew 8:13 KJV KJV

And Jesus said unto the centurion, Go thy way; and as thou hast believed, so be it done unto thee. And his servant was healed in the selfsame hour.

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Jeremiah 29:11 KJV KJV

For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, saith the LORD, thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give you an expected end.

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Psalms 105:37 KJV KJV

He brought them forth also with silver and gold: and there was not one feeble person among their tribes.

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Revelation 20:4 KJV KJV

And I saw thrones, and they sat upon them, and judgment was given unto them: and I saw the souls of them that were beheaded for the witness of Jesus, and for the word of God, and which had not worshipped the beast, neither his image, neither had received his mark upon their foreheads, or in their hands; and they lived and reigned with Christ a thousand years.

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Hebrews 11:6 KJV KJV

But without faith it is impossible to please him: for he that cometh to God must believe that he is, and that he is a rewarder of them that diligently seek him.

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Acts 10:38 KJV KJV

How God anointed Jesus of Nazareth with the Holy Ghost and with power: who went about doing good, and healing all that were oppressed of the devil; for God was with him.

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Acts 10:37-38 KJV KJV

That word, I say, ye know, which was published throughout all Judæa, and began from Galilee, after the baptism which John preached; How God anointed Jesus of Nazareth with the Holy Ghost and with power: who went about doing good, and healing all that were oppressed of the devil; for God was with him.

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John 16:20-22 KJV KJV

Verily, verily, I say unto you, That ye shall weep and lament, but the world shall rejoice: and ye shall be sorrowful, but your sorrow shall be turned into joy. A woman when she is in travail hath sorrow, because her hour is come: but as soon as she is delivered of the child, she remembereth no more the anguish, for joy that a man is born into the world. And ye now therefore have sorrow: but I will see you again, and your heart shall rejoice, and your joy no man taketh from you.

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John 3:16-17 KJV KJV

For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life. For God sent not his Son into the world to condemn the world; but that the world through him might be saved.

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Luke 16:20 KJV KJV

And there was a certain beggar named Lazarus, which was laid at his gate, full of sores,

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Luke 11:1 KJV KJV

And it came to pass, that, as he was praying in a certain place, when he ceased, one of his disciples said unto him, Lord, teach us to pray, as John also taught his disciples.

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Luke 10:9 KJV KJV

And heal the sick that are therein, and say unto them, The kingdom of God is come nigh unto you.

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Luke 9:1 KJV KJV

Then he called his twelve disciples together, and gave them power and authority over all devils, and to cure diseases.

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Luke 4:40 KJV KJV

Now when the sun was setting, all they that had any sick with divers diseases brought them unto him; and he laid his hands on every one of them, and healed them.

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Mark 16:15 KJV KJV

And he said unto them, Go ye into all the world, and preach the gospel to every creature.

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Matthew 25:40 KJV KJV

And the King shall answer and say unto them, Verily I say unto you, Inasmuch as ye have done it unto one of the least of these my brethren, ye have done it unto me.

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Matthew 17:21 KJV KJV

Howbeit this kind goeth not out but by prayer and fasting.

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Matthew 8:8 KJV KJV

The centurion answered and said, Lord, I am not worthy that thou shouldest come under my roof: but speak the word only, and my servant shall be healed.

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Matthew 6:34 KJV KJV

Take therefore no thought for the morrow: for the morrow shall take thought for the things of itself. Sufficient unto the day is the evil thereof.

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Jeremiah 33:6 KJV KJV

Behold, I will bring it health and cure, and I will cure them, and will reveal unto them the abundance of peace and truth.

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