5 Psalms for healing the sick

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Here is selections of 5 powerful psalms for healing the sick and for comfort and strength.

Many times the moments of illness manage to hit not only the body, but also the soul, and the spirit. That is why it is important to strengthen the spirit at times when the body wears out.

For this reason, we share with you some Disease Healing Psalms, which you can declare in your life, knowing that God is faithful to each of the promises that he left us in His Holy Word and that in addition, despite the fact that our body physical wears out, our heart and spirit can always be strengthened more and more in God.


1. Our God never abandons those who seek him. 

I remain confident of this:
    I will see the goodness of the Lord
    in the land of the living

Psalm 27.13 NIV


Perhaps you think that your situation has no solution and that you are on the verge of anguish, but it is important that you remember in whom you have believed.

Well, God never drops any of his promises, so regardless of your condition, or the condition of a loved one, you can find in Him and His Word the comfort and refuge that your soul needs, and thus you can rest confidently in the.


“The LORD is a refuge for the oppressed;

It is your bastion in moments of anguish.

Those who know your name trust in you,

Because you, LORD, never abandon those who seek you.

Psalm 9.9-10



2. My whole being should rejoice in God despite the circumstances. 

 Sometimes I wonder, we all have the ability to rejoice in the Lord when life hits us with diseases that have no cure, how we rejoice when we are in a hospital room, or in the morgue with a family member.

 The Lord is my strength and my shield;
    my heart trusts in him, and he helps me.
My heart leaps for joy,
    and with my song I praise him

Psalm 28.7 NIV


But, the truth is that we must learn to rejoice in God knowing that even in death we find refuge IN Him because He will not let us be consumed by circumstances but will rise and even if we die, in Him we bear eternal fruits.

“I always keep in mind the LORD; With him on my right, nothing will bring me down. Therefore my heart rejoices, and my bowels rejoice; My whole being is filled with confidence. You will not let my life end in the grave; You will not allow your faithful servant to suffer corruption .

Psalm 16.8-10 



3. The God who gave birth to me will take care of my health. 

 Will there be something impossible for God? Really He made us born without missing anything, and even in the adverse situations of our lives, He is present.

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Therefore, we must be confident and secure in Him, knowing that He will take control and glorify Himself in every phase of our lives.


Yet you brought me out of the womb;
    you made me trust in you, even at my mother’s breast.
10 From birth I was cast on you;
    from my mother’s womb you have been my God

Psalm 22.9-10 NIV



4. Although I feel that my life is on the verge of death, God is with me. 

Even though I walk
    through the darkest valley,[a]
I will fear no evil,
    for you are with me;
your rod and your staff,
    they comfort me.

Psalm 23.4 NIV


Many times we look for psalms for the healing of diseases, but we feel that we are on the verge of death, but in reality, we must have hope, because even if we are in the valleys of death, the Lord has promised to be with us.

In addition, we can always turn to HIM, knowing that HE listens to us and attends to our sincere cries.

 “Have mercy on me, LORD, for I am distressed;

The pain is killing my eyes

With my soul, with my body!

 Life goes to me in anguish,

And the years in regrets;

sadness is killing my strength,

And my bones are getting weaker.

Psalm 31.9-10 



5. We must learn to see God in the circumstances. 

 “LORD and my God, look at me and answer me; light up my eyes”

Psalm 13.3 


To the extent that we understand that every circumstance is an opportunity to meet God, to that same extent our intimacy with God will grow, knowing that He is our only hope.

 “Lord, I wait for you;
    you will answer, Lord my God.

Psalm 38.15 NIV


There are Psalms in the Bible for the healing of the sick

In the book of Psalms, there is a great variety of themes, although none literally express “this is the psalm to heal” its intentions are always to praise God and ask for his protection in every circumstance of life, understanding that the Diseases are part of human tribulations.

That is why, on this occasion, some of the many psalms were selected, whose beautiful words serve as comfort and encouragement in times of illness, whether physical, emotional or even spiritual, understanding that no person is exempt from going through these situations. , in which whenever we are willing God can glorify himself with power and save us with his strong arm.

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How to use the Psalms for the healing of diseases? 

Regardless of the illness that you, a person close to you, or a loved one are going through, you must understand that every circumstance that we go through in our lives allows us to know a facet of our loving God, as long as we have our hearts.

In God, we can find

  • The consolation,
  • The force,
  • The hope,
  • The breath,
  • and Salvation, knowing that even death has a solution in Him.

On the other hand, you should know that no Word of God returns to him without fulfilling its purpose in our lives, that’s why when we are devastated, a psalm is a beautiful way to get closer to God, understanding that these are poems from sincere hearts whose center was God in the midst of circumstances, so, well be it for

  • Clamor,
  • Ask,
  • To bless,
  • o Worship God, a psalm is always the best option.


Psalms for comfort and strength

Below are psalms for comfort and strength.

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Psalms 3:3

But you, O LORD, are a shield around me; You are my glory and the one who lifts my head (Ps 3:3).

Psalms 3:4

With my voic,e I cried out to the LORD, and he answered me from his holy mountain (Ps 3:4).

Psalms 16:8

I have set the LORD always before me; because he is at my right hand I will not be moved (Ps 16:8).

Psalm 18:2

The LORD is my rock, my fortress, and my deliverer. My God is my rock; I will take refuge in him. He is my shield, the power of my deliverance  and my stronghold (Ps 18:2).

Psalms 18:39

You girded me with power for battle; you have crushed my enemies under
me (Ps 18:39).

Psalms 18:46

Long live the LORD! Blessed be my Rock! May the God of my salvation be exalted (Ps 18:46).

Psalms 23:4

Though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for you will be with me. Your rod and your staff will comfort me (Ps 23:4).

Psalm 27:1

The LORD is my light and my salvation; who will I fear? The LORD is the strength of my life; Who am I to be afraid of? (Ps 27:1).

Psalms 27:5

Because in his bower he will hide me on the day of evil; He will hide me in the privacy of his tabernacle; she will set me high on a rock (Ps 27:5).

Psalm 28:7-8

The LORD is my strength and my shield; in him, my heart waited. I was helped, and my heart rejoiced; with my song, I will praise him. The LORD is the strength of his people, the fortress of salvation for his anointed (Ps 28: 7-8).

Psalm 31:2-3

Incline your ear to me; deliver me soon Be you my strong rock, my fortress to save me. Because you are my rock and my fortress, for your name’s sake you will guide me and direct me. (Ps 31:2-3).

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Psalms 31:24

Be strong, all you who hope in the LORD, and let your heart take heart (Ps 31:24)

Psalms 33:20

Our soul waits on the LORD; he is our help and our shield (Ps 33:20).

Psalms 34:4

I sought the LORD, and he heard me and delivered me from all my fears (Ps 34:4).

Psalm 37:39

The salvation of the righteous comes from the LORD; he is his strength in time of trouble (Ps 37:39).

Psalm 46:1

God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble (Ps 46:1).

Psalms 46:7

The LORD of Hosts is with us; our refuge is the God of Jacob (Ps 46:7).

Psalms 56:3

The day I am afraid I trust in you (Ps 56:3).

Psalm 59:17

My strength, I will sing psalms to you; for God is my high refuge, the God who has mercy on me (Ps 59:17).

Psalms 62:7).

God is my salvation and my glory; in God is the rock of my strength and my refuge.

Psalm 71:3

Be you my strong rock where I continually turn. You have commanded me to be delivered because you are my rock and my fortress (Sa 71:3).

Psalm 81:1

Sing with joy to God, our strength! Shout for joy to the God of Jacob (Ps 81:1).

Psalms 91:2

I will say to the LORD: “My refuge and my castle, my God in whom I trust!” (Ps 91:2).

Psalms 94:22

But the LORD has been my refuge; my God has been the rock of my confidence.

Psalm 118:14

The LORD is my strength and my song; he is my salvation (Ps 118:14).

Psalms 144:1

Blessed be the LORD my rock, who trains my hands for battle and my fingers for war (Ps 144:1)

Psalm 144:2

Mercy of mine and my castle, Strength of mine and my deliverer, Shield of mine, in whom I have trusted; He who subdues my people under me (Ps 144:2).


Final; Words;
To use the psalms in your difficulties, you must believe them in your heart and confess them with your mouth, understanding that there is transforming power in what we say, and God’s promises for our lives are powerful when we believe and proclaim them.

It’s just a matter of disposing of our hearts and praising the God who is powerful and capable of transforming our lives.