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- What is a Prayer for Justice?
- Prayer for Justice against enemies
- 1. A Prayer for Justice against Enemies
- 2. A Prayer for Justice and Fairness
- 3. A prayer for Justice to Prevail
- 4. A Prayer for Justice for the Dead
- 5. A Prayer for Victims of Injustice
- 6. A Prayer for Justice in our Society
- 7. A Prayer for Justice in the Workplace
- 8. A Prayer for Justice to be served
- 9. A Psalm Prayer for Justice
One effective means of expression and contact between followers of Christ and God is prayer. When we experience injustice, we can use prayer to ask God for Justice against our enemies.
In this post, we’ll examine what it means to pray for Justice against enemies and several prayers you might offer when experiencing injustice.
What is a Prayer for Justice?
Prayer for Justice is an intercessory prayer whereby you pray for God’s intervention whenever you are victimized or when you have been denied Justice.
A prayer is a powerful tool for anybody seeking Justice, which may be accomplished through meditation or simply speaking aloud.
When we witness evil prospering and succeeding, or when the innocent and decent suffer, it’s difficult not to question why. When tragedies like these happen, we should pray to God to intercede and bring Justice to the upright.
When seeking Justice in your life, you might employ a variety of prayers. One example would be asking for God’s direction and Justice against your enemies. Below are some prayers you can pray for God’s Justice.
Prayer for Justice against enemies
1. A Prayer for Justice against Enemies
For we know him who said, “It is mine to avenge; I will repay,” and again, “The Lord will judge his people.”
Heavenly Father, I humbly pray that your Justice triumphs for the upright and grants us victory against our adversaries. In Jesus’ name, amen. Make the downtrodden find favor and rejoice you.
Lord, we come to you today in the name of Jesus Christ, who died on the cross to give us new life. We pray you to bless today’s plea, s we pray for your Justice to triumph over our adversaries.
We pray that you would grant us the grace to be patient with them and forgive them when they offend against us o that we may triumph over them by the righteousness of Jesus Christ, who lives inside all. Amen!
2. A Prayer for Justice and Fairness
“When justice is done, it brings joy to the righteous but terror to evildoers.”
We beseech You, Lord, to rectify all the wrongs in our world and indicate those who are being punished unfairly.
Keep us from taking issues into our own hands, Father, since vengeance is Yours, and You will indemnify Lord; in Your love and mercy, we ask that you grant Justice and peace to all who their fellow man has brutally and unfairly treated.
We pray that the injustice and negligence they have had to bear be ended.
This we request in the beautiful name of the Lord Jesus, Amen.
3. A prayer for Justice to Prevail
“But let justice roll on like a river, righteousness like a never-failing stream!”
Heavenly Father, I humbly pray you to have your Justice reign on earth as it does in heaven. In Jesus’ name, amen, make the downtrodden find consolation in you.
I beg you to give us hope that we can make a difference in the world and to show us the beauty of your creation. Thank you for g allowing us to be a part of your creation and let others see what we see daily.
Finally, I pray that you grant us strength and bravery when injustice appears insurmountable, if not impossible, for that is when we know he is with us every step of praying these in Jesus’ name, amen.
4. A Prayer for Justice for the Dead
Turn from evil and do good; then you will dwell in the land forever.
For the LORD loves the just and will not forsake his faithful ones. Wrongdoers will be completely destroyed ; the offspring of the wicked will perish.
The righteous will inherit the land and dwell in it forever.
Heavenly Father, I pray that you make the dead find Justice in your sight. Make the oppressed find favor and victory in you in Jesus’ name, amen.
5. A Prayer for Victims of Injustice
“Do not take revenge, my dear friends, but leave room for God’s wrath, for it is written: “It is mine to avenge; I will repay,” says the Lord.”
Father in Heaven, You are my God and my Protector, and I ask that You will come to my aid, save me, and rescue me from those who would harm me.
Lord, I am being unfairly accused, and I get the impression that people who want to discredit me are hounding me like a pack of ravenous wolves.
Stand up for me, Lord, and keep these individuals with such unjustified hostility toward me at bay. Bring us all closer to You, who is life, health, peace, and hope. I pray all these in Jesus’ name, men.
6. A Prayer for Justice in our Society
Dearest Jesus, You are the One who came to seek and save the lost and, Lord, the homeless and wounded individuals in our society today who submit to an unfair injustice system.
I pray you bear everyone’s mistreatment and look down on them with sympathy and mercy. Provide for all of their needs according to Your mercy riches.
Return our leaders’ hearts to serving you. And, Father, in Your generosity, I beg that You intercede and show mercy on those being wounded and abused unfairly by their policies, in Jesus’ name, amen.
7. A Prayer for Justice in the Workplace
“Yet the LORD longs to be gracious to you; therefore he will rise up to show you compassion. For the LORD is a God of justice. Blessed are all who wait for him!”
Heavenly Father, I pray that your Justice will triumph over our adversaries and cause them to lose in our offices.
You have vowed to deal with Your people’s oppressors, so do not abandon us in this struggle. Lord Jesus, grant the downtrodden favor and triumph.
In Jesus’ name, may we all gain favor with you and triumph over our foes in our workplace. In Jesus’ name, Amen.
8. A Prayer for Justice to be served
“For I, the LORD, love justice; I hate robbery and wrongdoing. In my faithfulness I will reward my people and make an everlasting covenant with them.
Their descendants will be known among the nations and their offspring among the peoples. All who see them will acknowledge that they are a people the LORD has blessed.”
Thank You, Lord, for the excellent example of Your life lived in spirit and truth.
A life that exemplified both love and Justice, a life that cared for all people, particularly the vulnerable, wounded, or marginalized, or those who were sinking into a pit of despair or poverty.
May we be Your eyes and ears, and may Your love and grace pour through us to those in need. Look down in pity on everyone experiencing loss, poverty, or unfair discrimination at this time, and we hope Your Justice will win in each of their lives at Your best time.
Thank You so much, Lord. This we ask in the name of Jesus, Amen.
9. A Psalm Prayer for Justice
“Learn to do right; seek justice. Defend the oppressed.Take up the cause of the fatherless; plead the case of the widow.”
Heavenly Father, I pray that you Make the oppressed find favor and victory in you in Jesus’ name.
I pray that you will hear the cries of the oppressed and give them the strength to stand up for themselves.
I pray that you will provide Justice for those who have no voice and place their faith in you so they can be free from fear.
I pray that you will free us all from fear and oppression so that we may live lives of faith and freedom.
God is the source of faithful Justice in this life. Justice will always be satisfied in your favor when you pray to Him and keep your faith in Him.
God will always provide for you if you constantly reflect on the prayers and verses above.
We hope that these verses from the Bible and prayers may help you find peace and comfort no matter what you are going through.