Healing Scripture for Animals

Ever noticed how animals have this incredible ability to comfort us, to soothe our souls even in the toughest times?

It’s like they have this innate understanding, this silent wisdom that speaks to our hearts in ways words never could.

Well, I’ve been delving into something pretty fascinating lately, and I couldn’t wait to share it with you.

You know those ancient scriptures, the ones that have been around for centuries?

Turns out, they hold some pretty powerful healing words not just for us humans, but for our furry, feathered, and scaly friends too.

I stumbled upon 15 of these gems, tucked away in the pages of the King James Version of the Bible.

But here’s the twist – I’m not just reciting them to you. No, there are short commentaries also, I’ve been digging deep, unraveling their meanings, and finding insights that I believe can bring healing and comfort to the animals we cherish.

So, grab a seat, my friend, and let’s journey together through these sacred verses, unlocking their hidden treasures for the ones who make our world a little brighter – our beloved animals.

What Does the Bible Say About Divine Healing? And Can God Heal My Pet?

First off, the Bible doesn’t directly address the healing of animals as explicitly as it does humans.

However, it does speak of God’s care and concern for all creation, including the animals.

Remember that verse in Matthew where Jesus mentions how not even a sparrow falls to the ground without your Father knowing about it?

It’s a beautiful reminder of God’s intimate involvement with every aspect of His creation, including our furry friends.

Now, about divine healing for pets, it’s not about following a strict formula or finding a specific verse. Instead, it’s about trusting in God’s love and sovereignty.

Just like He cares for us, He also cares for our pets. So, when we pray for their healing, we’re simply expressing our trust in God’s goodness and power to intervene in their lives.

In the end, whether or not our pets are healed in the way we hope, we can find peace in knowing that God’s love and care extend to every corner of His creation, even to the smallest creatures.

So let’s continue to trust Him, knowing that He hears our prayers and works all things for the good of those who love Him.

Will God Heal My Pet if My Faith Is Small?

You know, I’ve wrestled with that question too. It’s tough when we see our beloved pets suffering, isn’t it?

Sometimes it feels like our faith just isn’t enough to make a difference. But here’s something to consider: maybe it’s not just about the size of our faith, but the sincerity of it.

Think about it this way: our pets are innocent beings, full of love and trust.

And sometimes, it’s their simple, unwavering trust in us that can teach us a thing or two about faith.

Maybe, just maybe, it’s not about how much faith we have, but the purity of it.

The kind of faith that says, “I may not understand everything, but I trust that there’s something greater at work here.”

So, when we pray for our furry friends, let’s not focus on the size of our faith, but on the love and sincerity behind it.

Because who knows, maybe God sees the innocence in their eyes and the love in our hearts, and that’s enough for Him to work His healing wonders.

Keep believing. Your pets may not understand your words, but they sure do feel your love. And sometimes, that’s the most powerful healing force of all.

15 Healing Scriptures for Animals (KJV) 

#1. Psalm 34:18

“The Lord is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit.”

This verse assures us that God is near to those who are hurting, including our beloved animals.

In times of sickness or distress, we can find comfort knowing that God is with us and our furry friends.

#2. Psalm 103:3

“Who forgiveth all thine iniquities; who healeth all thy diseases.”

This verse reminds us of God’s ability to heal all diseases, including those affecting our animal companions.

By placing our trust in His healing power, we can find hope and peace.

#3. Jeremiah 30:17

“For I will restore health to you, and your wounds I will heal, declares the Lord.”

The promise of restoration and healing is not limited to humans.

Our faithful God desires to bring healing to all creatures, including animals. Trust in His ability to restore health to your furry friends.

#4. Exodus 23:25

“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.”

This verse emphasizes the connection between serving God and receiving His blessings.

As we honor and serve Him, God promises to remove sickness from our midst, extending His healing touch to our animals as well.

#5. Proverbs 12:10

“A righteous man regardeth the life of his beast: but the tender mercies of the wicked are cruel.”

This verse reminds us of our responsibility as caretakers of God’s creation.

By showing compassion and love towards our animals, we align ourselves with God’s righteousness, inviting His healing and protection into their lives.

#6. Isaiah 38:16

“O Lord, by these things men live, and in all these things is the life of my spirit: so wilt thou recover me, and make me to live.”

As we pray for the recovery and healing of our animals, we can draw strength from this verse.

It reminds us that God is the giver and sustainer of life, and through His power, He can restore health to our beloved pets.

#7. Matthew 6:26

“Look at the birds of the air; they do not sow or reap or store away in barns, and yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you not much more valuable than they?”

This verse serves as a gentle reminder of God’s care for all His creation.

Just as He provides for the birds of the air, He is concerned about the well-being of your animals. Trust in His provision and love.

#8. Matthew 10:29-31

“Are not two sparrows sold for a penny? Yet not one of them will fall to the ground outside your Father’s care. And even the very hairs of your head are all numbered. So don’t be afraid; you are worth more than many sparrows.”

In this passage, Jesus assures us that God’s care extends even to the smallest creatures.

Your animals, precious in His sight, are under His watchful eye.

Take comfort in the knowledge that your furry friends are in God’s loving hands.

#9. Mark 16:18

“They shall take up serpents; and if they drink any deadly thing, it shall not hurt them; they shall lay hands on the sick, and they shall recover.”

This verse not only speaks of the authority given to believers but also highlights the promise of divine protection.

As you lay hands on your sick animal companion, have faith that God’s healing power is at work.

#10. Luke 10:19

“Behold, I give unto you power to tread on serpents and scorpions, and over all the power of the enemy: and nothing shall by any means hurt you.”

This powerful verse reminds us of the authority we have been given through Jesus Christ.

As you pray for your animals’ healing, remember that no power of the enemy can prevail against the healing touch of God.

#11. John 14:14

“If ye shall ask any thing in my name, I will do it.”

These words of Jesus assure us that our prayers, when offered in His name, will be answered.

Claim His promises of healing for your animals, knowing that God is faithful to His word.

#12. Acts 10:38

“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.”

This verse speaks of the anointing of Jesus and His ministry of healing.

As we pray for healing for our animals, we can have confidence that God’s power is available to us through the Holy Spirit.

#13. James 5:14-15

“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.”

This passage encourages us to seek the prayers of our church community when our animals are sick.

The prayer of faith, accompanied by anointing with oil, can bring healing and restoration.

#14. 3 John 1:2

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

The Apostle John’s heartfelt wish for prosperity and health extends to all aspects of our lives, including our animals.

Embrace this verse as a declaration of God’s desire for the well-being of your furry companions.

#15. Revelation 22:2

“In the midst of the street of it, and on either side of the river, was there the tree of life, which bare twelve manner of fruits, and yielded her fruit every month: and the leaves of the tree were for the healing of the nations.”

This beautiful imagery from the book of Revelation paints a picture of complete healing and restoration.

As you pray for your animals’ healing, envision the leaves of the tree of life bringing healing to their bodies and souls.

Healing Prayer for Animals

Heavenly Father, I come before you today, lifting up my beloved animal companion.

I thank you for the joy and comfort they bring into my life. I humbly ask for your divine healing touch to be upon them.

In the name of Jesus Christ, I rebuke any sickness or infirmity that may be afflicting them.

I declare your promises of healing over their life, knowing that you are faithful to your word.

May your healing power flow through their body, restoring health and vitality.

Lord, I commit my animal companion into your loving care, trusting that you will bring about complete healing. In Jesus’ name, I pray. Amen.

Tips on How to Pray the Healing Scriptures for Divine Healing for Your Animals 

  1. Meditate on the Scriptures: Set aside time each day to read and meditate on the healing scriptures. Allow God’s word to penetrate your heart and mind, building your faith in His healing power.
  2. Personalize the Scriptures: As you pray, insert the names of your animal companions into the scriptures. This personalization helps to create a deeper connection and a sense of God’s specific care for your furry friends.
  3. Speak with Authority: When praying the healing scriptures, speak with confidence and authority. Remember that you have been given the authority through Jesus Christ to speak healing into your animals’ lives.

Tips on How to Claim Healing for Your Pets

  1. Thank God for the Healing: Express gratitude to God for His healing touch upon your animals. A heart filled with thanksgiving keeps you in a posture of faith and opens the door for continued healing.
  2. Follow Godly Wisdom: Seek guidance from veterinarians or animal care professionals to ensure the best care for your animals. God often works through human expertise to bring about healing.
  3. Continue in Faith: Even when you see signs of improvement, continue to pray and confess God’s healing scriptures over your animals. Faith is a journey, and perseverance is key to receiving and maintaining divine healing.

Major Hindrances to Divine Healing for Your Pets

It’s not just about finding the right scripture, prayer, or technique; there are deeper hindrances at play. Let me share with you what I’ve discovered.

First off, there’s this misconception that divine healing for pets is solely about the pets themselves. But think about it: our pets are deeply connected to us emotionally and spiritually.

So, one major hindrance I’ve found is actually our own energy.

If we’re harboring doubt, fear, or skepticism, that energy can impede the healing process for our furry friends.

Secondly, it’s crucial to consider the environment. Our pets are sensitive beings, and their surroundings greatly influence their well-being.

Negative energy such as unbelief, sinfulness, cruelty, and chaotic environments can create barriers to divine healing. So, creating a peaceful, faith-based, harmonious space is key.

Lastly, and perhaps most surprisingly, is the concept of divine timing. Just like with human healing, there’s a divine order to things.

Sometimes, despite our best efforts, the timing might not align for a miraculous healing. It’s about surrendering to the greater wisdom of God and trusting that everything will unfold in its own time and for God, so keep trusting God.

Top Quotes About   Pets

1. “Until one has loved an animal, a part of one’s soul remains unawakened.” – Anatole France

2. “The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated.” – Mahatma Gandhi

3. “Pets are humanizing. They remind us we have an obligation and responsibility to preserve and nurture and care for all life.” – James Cromwell

4. “Animals are such agreeable friends—they ask no questions; they pass no criticisms.” – George Eliot

5. “The bond with a dog is as lasting as the ties of this earth can ever be.” – Konrad Lorenz


As we wrap up this journey through 15 healing scriptures for our furry friends, I can’t help but feel the warmth of hope filling my heart.

Through these ancient words, we’ve delved into a realm of divine compassion and restoration, not just for ourselves but also for our beloved animals.

What strikes me most is the interconnectedness between humans and animals in the eyes of God.

It’s like a reminder that we’re all part of this intricate tapestry of life, each thread playing a crucial role in the grand design.

These scriptures aren’t just words on a page; they’re whispers of comfort and assurance, reminding us that even the smallest creatures are held in the palm of a caring Creator.

So, as we close this chapter, let’s carry these verses in our hearts like precious treasures, ready to offer solace and healing to any creature in need.

And let’s remember, in moments of doubt or despair, that the power of love and faith knows no bounds, transcending species and circumstances alike.

Let’s continue to be beacons of light and agents of healing in a world that often feels broken, knowing that with each whispered prayer, we’re playing a part in God’s plan of restoration.