9 Best Prayers For Law Enforcement

As Christians, we are called to pray for others and this definitely includes those who are in law enforcement keeping us safe. They face many dangers on a daily basis and need our prayers more than ever.

Here are some of the best prayers for law enforcement that you can use to start your prayer time.

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Law Enforcement Prayers

Short Prayer For Law Enforcement

Heavenly God,

I pray for all those who put their lives on the line every day to keep our communities safe. Hold them close and grant them courage in the face of danger and their wisdom in moments of crisis. Lend them Your almighty strength when they are weary and compassion when they are called upon to comfort the grieving.

Help them, so that they will always remember that they are servants of justice and that they will act with integrity and honor. Please, Lord, help them stay safe from harm so that they will return home to their families at the end of each shift.

I ask all this in the name of the one who is the way, the truth, and the life.


Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God.

Matthew 5:9

Prayer Of Protection For Law Enforcement

I commit to praying for those who protect and serve us daily in law enforcement.

Lord, watch over their safety, by Your almighty will they would be protected from physical and emotional harm. Watch their families, so that they would be kept safe and whole. Grant them strength, so that they would have the courage to face each day.

Grant them patience and wisdom, that they would know how to handle each situation they encounter. Shine Your light into their hearts, so that they would be filled with compassion and kindness. Guide their feet, so that they would always walk in the light of truth.


Prayer For Law Enforcement And First Responders

Father who guides us,

I offer up a heartfelt prayer for all law enforcement officers and first responders across the world. These brave men and women put their lives on the line every day to ensure that our communities are kept safe.

Whether they are facing life-threatening situations or simply dealing with the stress of the job, Grant them Your grace so that they find strength, hope, and resilience in their faith and in the support of loved ones. I know that I can count on these heroes to protect my family, my neighbors, and my community, and I am grateful for their service on this earth.

May God bless them all and keep them safe always. Send Your angels to watch over their shoulder.


Prayer For Law Enforcement Husband

Dear Lord, I come to you today with a humble and grateful heart.

I am one of Your own and forever grateful for my husband. I know his work is often difficult and dangerous but he does good deeds in Your name.

I put all of my faith in you, Lord, knowing that you are watching over him at all times and protecting him from harm. Fill my husband with Your strength and courage, so that he may persevere in all of his duties. I thank you for giving him the qualities needed to do this important work, and I ask that you continue to guide him on his path.

In the name of your son, Jesus Christ, I pray always for his safety and wellbeing, but I also pray for wisdom and guidance so as to be supportive of his needs through this challenging role. Thank you, Lord, for all things great and small.


Invocation Prayer For Law Enforcement

Dear God, we ask that you watch over and protect our law enforcement officers as they serve and protect our communities. Send your Holy Spirit to watch over their safety as they face challenging situations each day, and we lift up their families as they support them throughout their difficult journeys.

Holy Father, please bless these brave men and women with compassion, strength, perseverance, and wisdom as they carry out their sacred duties. We owe our safety to their work.

May they always know that they are not alone in this fight, and may their faith guide them through even the most difficult of times. We thank you, Lord, for giving our law enforcement officers the courage to serve with integrity and grace, and we ask that you continue to watch over them always.


Protective Prayer For Law Enforcement Officers

Dear Lord, I pray for the men and women who put their lives on the line to protect our communities and families. Law enforcement officers allow our families to feel safe in their own homes.

Fill their hearts and souls with your strength and wisdom, and guide them as they keep our streets safe. I pray that you protect them from the evils of the devil, and shield them from any danger that may come their way.

Grant them peace in their hearts, and give them comfort when they need it most. Shower them with your blessings, and let your light always shine upon them.

I ask these things in the name of Jesus Christ.


Prayer For Military And Law Enforcement

Holy God,

I pray for those who are serving or have served in the military, and I also pray for those who are working tirelessly to keep us safe.

Whether on the front lines or in supporting roles, these individuals put their lives on the line every day for our safety and security. May they be strengthened and supported by a higher power, and I thank them from the bottom of my heart for their courage, dedication, and sacrifice.

God, send your angels to bless them with health and happiness, grant them peace and calm in the midst of uncertainty. Protect them from harm. I honor these brave men and women, who serve as our heroes in times of need.

May we always be grateful for their service to our country. May they always be safe in their duties.


Police Prayer For Protection

Heavenly Father, we come to You today asking for Your protection over our police officers.

We know that they are called to a difficult and often dangerous job, and we pray that You would surround them with Your Holy Spirit. Keep them safe as they work to keep us safe, and help them to always act with wisdom, courage, and compassion.

We also ask that You would give us all a heart for respect and understanding, so that together we can build a community that is united in peace and justice.

In the name of Jesus, we pray.


Prayer For Fallen Law Enforcement Officers


I pray for the families of fallen law enforcement officers. May they find comfort in knowing that their loved ones are in heaven. Take them by your side in heaven and watch over them eternally.


Prayer Submission

As we close this prayer list, let us remember to pray for the law enforcement officers who are currently serving and those who have given their lives in the line of duty.

We should also pray for their families, that they would be comforted and supported during this difficult time. Let us ask God to protect our law enforcement officers and keep them safe as they serve and protect us.

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