Powerful Prayer to the Holy Spirit

This article shares powerful prayer to the Holy Spirit.

Through our words, we invite the power of the Holy Spirit to work in us and through us.

These prayers are based on hymns, and on Bible verses.

If instead you are looking for the most famous 'Come Holy Spirit prayer' then click here.

The hymn prayers are easy to learn. When I was bedbound, these words came to me and fed my spirituality through my relationship with Spirit. I hope they bless you.

Prayer to the holy spirit from the words of a famous hymn


Breathe on me, Breath of God

Breathe on me, Breath of God
fill me with life anew,
that I may love what thou dost love,
and do what thou wouldst do.

Breathe on me, Breath of God,
until my heart is pure;
until with thee I will one will,
to do and to endure.

Breathe on me, Breath of God,
till I am wholly thine;
until this earthly part of me
glows with thy fire divine.

Breathe on me, Breath of God:
so shall I never die,
but live with thee the perfect life
of thine eternity.

Jubilate Hymns version of Breathe on me, breath of God Edwin Hatch (1835 - 1889) © Jubilate Hymns Ltd
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Hymn prayer to the Holy Spirit

Breathe through the heats of our desire
Thy coolness and Thy balm;
Let sense be dumb, let flesh retire;
Speak through the earthquake, wind, and fire,
O still, small Voice of calm.

John G. Whittier, 1872
A verse fro
m the hymn, "Dear Lord and Father of Mankind"


Taize Latin chants serve as powerful prayer to the Holy Spirit

There are many Taize chants which serve as powerful prayers to the Holy Spirit.

When sung in Latin the chant feels especially sacred and powerful to me. Maybe it's the Catholic in me :-)

The repetition and the simplicity of the chant invite in the Holy Spirit, and take you beyond the words to rest in God.

If you search online, you will no doubt find a version you can listen to.

Veni Sancte Spiritus tui
amoris ignem ascende
Veni Sancte Spiritus Veni
Sancte Spiritus

English translation:
Come Holy Spirit,
kindle in us the fire of Thy love

(c) Jacques Berthier


Taize Italian chant powerful prayer to the Holy Spirit

Vieni spirito creatore vieni vieni
Vieni spirito creatore vieni vieni

English: Come Creator Spirit

(c) Jacques Berthier


More powerful hymn prayer to the Holy Spirit

Spirit of the living God,
fall afresh on me.
Spirit of the living God,
fall afresh on me.
Melt me,
mold me,
fill me,
use me,
Spirit of the living God,
fall afresh on me.

Writer(s) Daniel Iverson Publisher / Copyrights: ThankYou Music.
Produced without permission but with profound thanks.


All over the World, the Spirit is moving.
All over the World , as the prophet said it would be.
All over the World there’s a mighty revelation
Of the Glory of the Lord as the waters cover the sea.

writer, Roy Turner (b. 1940)
Produced without permission but with profound thanks.

Prayer to the Holy Spirit based on the hymn above

Right here in this place
the Spirit is moving
Right here in this place as the prophet said it would be
Right here in this place there’s a mighty revelation
of the Glory of the Lord.
We claim it now and so it is.
AMEN


"A shoot will come up from the stump of Jesse;

from his roots a Branch will bear fruit.

The Spirit of the Lord will rest on him -

the Spirit of wisdom and of understanding,

the Spirit of counsel and of might,

the Spirit of the knowledge and fear of the Lord -

and he will delight in the fear of the Lord."
(Isaiah 11:1-3, Old Testament Bible quote about the Holy Spirit)

Powerful prayer to the Holy Spirit based on Old Testament Bible quote

Spirit of the Lord, rest on me.

Spirit, fill me with your wisdom and understanding,

Spirit, fill me with your counsel and might,

Spirit, give me knowledge of and respect for God.

The fashions and seasons of this world come and go. I am blessed to have the stability of looking to You to be the primary authority in my life.

I delight that You are my guidance, and my reference point.

Amen


"The Spirit itself maketh intercession for us with groanings which cannot be uttered." (Romans 8:26. KJV)

Dear Holy Spirit,
You give words to my prayer. Thank you.

Jesus and the Holy Spirit

“Now there was a man in Jerusalem called Simeon, who was righteous and devout.
He was waiting for the consolation of Israel, and the Holy Spirit was on him.
It had been revealed to him by the Holy Spirit that he would not die before he had seen the Lord’s Messiah.
Moved by the Spirit, he went into the temple courts.
When the parents brought in the child Jesus to do for him what the custom of the Law required, Simeon took him in his arms and praised God, saying:

“Sovereign Lord, as you have promised,
you may now dismiss your servant in peace.
For my eyes have seen your salvation,
which you have prepared in the sight of all nations:
a light for revelation to the Gentiles,
and the glory of your people Israel.”

(Luke 2: 25-32, NIV)

Just as you told Simeon to go to the temple,
guide me to the state of mind in which I meet with Jesus today. AMEN

Powerful prayer to the Holy Spirit as the bringer of truth

“I [Jesus] have much more to say to you,
more than you can now bear.

But when he, the Spirit of truth, comes,
he will guide you into all the truth.

He will not speak on his own;
he will speak only what he hears,
and he will tell you what is yet to come.

He will glorify me
because it is from me that he will receive what he will make known to you.

All that belongs to the Father is mine.
That is why I said the Spirit will receive from me
what he will make known to you.”

(John 16:13:12-15, NIV)

Dear Jesus,
send the Holy Spirit to tell me the truth for which I am ready.

For myself and all here. AMEN

Again he [Jesus] said, “Peace be with you.
As the Father has sent me, so I am sending you.”
Then he breathed on them and said,
“Receive the Holy Spirit."
(John 20:21-22)

Powerful pentecost prayer to the Holy Spirit

“When the day of Pentecost came, they were all together in one place.
Suddenly a sound like the blowing of a violent wind came from heaven and filled the whole house where they were sitting.
They saw what seemed to be tongues of fire that separated and came to rest on each of them.
All of them were filled with the Holy Spirit and began to speak in other tongues as the Spirit enabled them.”

(Acts 2:3, NIV)

Holy Spirit,

We sit in circle with each other
and we are of one mind– the mind to receive you.

Your tongues of fire rest on us
and cleanse us
and give us voice to speak of you.

AMEN

“Then Peter began to speak: “I now realize how true it is that God does not show favoritism but accepts from every nation the one who fears him and does what is right.
You know the message God sent to the people of Israel, announcing the good news of peace through Jesus Christ, who is Lord of all.
You know what has happened throughout the province of Judea, beginning in Galilee after the baptism that John preached— how God anointed Jesus of Nazareth with the Holy Spirit and power,
and how he went around doing good
and healing all who were under the power of the devil, because God was with him.…

While Peter was still speaking these words, the Holy Spirit came on all who heard the message.
The circumcised believers who had come with Peter were astonished that the gift of the Holy Spirit had been poured out even on Gentiles.
For they heard them speaking in other languages and praising God.

Then Peter said, “Surely no one can stand in the way of their being baptized with water.
They have received the Holy Spirit just as we have.” So he ordered that they be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ.”
(Acts 10:34-48, NIV)

God, you do not have favourites.

I choose you as the authority in my life, and I aim to do what is right.

I hear the message.
I receive the good news of peace through the knowledge of the Christ.

The Holy Spirit comes on me.
The gift of the Holy Spirit is poured out even on to me.

Praise and thanksgiving.

Amen.

Thank you so much for being here and joining me and all who come here in powerful prayer to the Holy Spirit.

God bless you
and fill you with the breath of the spirit. AMEN

Move to read the famous Holy Spirit Prayer - Come Holy Spirit, fill the hearts of your faithful.

Or move to see a full list of prayers for many occasions, published on this spirituality website.


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