If you’re anything like me, you know that life can be tough sometimes. We all face our share of struggles, whether it’s physical illness, emotional pain, or spiritual battles. But have you ever considered the power of the Word of God to bring healing to your life?
In the Bible, we see time and time again how God uses His Word to bring about miraculous healings. From the woman with the issue of blood who was healed by touching the hem of Jesus’ garment (Mark 5:25-34) to the blind man who was given sight by Jesus (John 9:1-7), we see that God’s Word has the power to heal our bodies, minds, and souls.
That’s why I am thrilled to introduce you to John Eckhart’s “Healing Scriptures.” This book is a treasure trove of God’s promises of healing, compiled in one place for easy reference and meditation. Whether you’re dealing with physical pain, emotional wounds, or spiritual warfare, these scriptures will give you hope and encouragement.
Let me share with you just one example of the powerful healing promises in this book. In Isaiah 53:5, we read, “But he was wounded for our transgressions, he was bruised for our iniquities: the chastisement of our peace was upon him; and with his stripes we are healed.” This verse reminds us that Jesus took our sins and our sicknesses upon himself on the cross. By His stripes, we are healed!
Perhaps you’ve heard this verse before, but have you truly meditated on its meaning and allowed it to sink deep into your heart? John Eckhart’s “Healing Scriptures” will help you do just that. By reading and speaking these healing promises out loud, you will be speaking life and health into your body, soul, and spirit.
So, my dear reader, if you’re ready to experience the healing power of God’s Word, I urge you to dive into John Eckhart’s “Healing Scriptures.” May you be blessed as you discover the truth that God desires to bring healing and wholeness to every area of your life.
Healing Scriptures by John Eckhardt
Here are 43 healing scriptures from the KJV Bible by John Eckhardt:
1. Exodus 15:26
“And said, If thou wilt diligently hearken to the voice of the Lord thy God, and wilt do that which is right in his sight, and wilt give ear to his commandments, and keep all his statutes, I will put none of these diseases upon thee, which I have brought upon the Egyptians: for I am the Lord that healeth thee.”
2. Deuteronomy 7:15
“And the Lord will take away from thee all sickness, and will put none of the evil diseases of Egypt, which thou knowest, upon thee; but will lay them upon all them that hate thee.”
3. Psalm 30:2
“O Lord my God, I cried unto thee, and thou hast healed me.”
4. Psalm 34:19
“Many are the afflictions of the righteous: but the Lord delivereth him out of them all.”
5. Psalm 41:3
“The Lord will strengthen him upon the bed of languishing: thou wilt make all his bed in his sickness.”
6. Psalm 103:2-3
“Bless the Lord, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits: Who forgiveth all thine iniquities; who healeth all thy diseases.”
7. Psalm 107:19-20
“Then they cry unto the Lord in their trouble, and he saveth them out of their distresses. He sent his word, and healed them, and delivered them from their destructions.”
8. Psalm 147:3
“He healeth the broken in heart, and bindeth up their wounds.”
9. Proverbs 3:7-8
“Be not wise in thine own eyes: fear the Lord, and depart from evil. It shall be health to thy navel, and marrow to thy bones.”
10. Proverbs 4:20-22
“My son, attend to my words; incline thine ear unto my sayings. Let them not depart from thine eyes; keep them in the midst of thine heart. For they are life unto those that find them, and health to all their flesh.”
11. Isaiah 41:10
“Fear thou not; for I am with thee: be not dismayed; for I am thy God: I will strengthen thee; yea, I will help thee; yea, I will uphold thee with the right hand of my righteousness.”
12. Isaiah 53:4-5
“Surely he hath borne our griefs, and carried our sorrows: yet we did esteem him stricken, smitten of God, and afflicted. But he was wounded for our transgressions, he was bruised for our iniquities: the chastisement of our peace was upon him; and with his stripes we are healed.”
13. Isaiah 58:8
“Then shall thy light break forth as the morning, and thine health shall spring forth speedily: and thy righteousness shall go before thee; the glory of the Lord shall be thy reward.”
14. Jeremiah 30:17
“For I will restore health unto thee, and I will heal thee of thy wounds, saith the Lord; because they called thee an Outcast, saying, This is Zion, whom no man seeketh after.”
15. Jeremiah 33:6
“Behold, I will bring it health and cure, and I will cure them, and will reveal unto them the abundance of peace and truth.”
16. Nahum 1:9
“What do ye imagine against the Lord? he will make an utter end: affliction shall not rise up the second time.”
17. Matthew 4:23-24
“And Jesus went about all Galilee, teaching in their synagogues, and preaching the gospel of the kingdom, and healing all manner of sickness and all manner of disease among the people. And his fame went throughout all Syria: and they brought unto him all sick people that were taken with divers diseases and torments, and those which were possessed with devils, and those which were lunatick, and those that had the palsy; and he healed them.”
18. Matthew 8:2-3
“And, behold, there came a leper and worshipped him, saying, Lord, if thou wilt, thou canst make me clean. And Jesus put forth his hand, and touched him, saying, I will; be thou clean. And immediately his leprosy was cleansed.”
19. Matthew 8:16-17
“When the even was come, they brought unto him many that were possessed with devils: and he cast out the spirits with his word, and healed all that were sick: That it might be fulfilled which was spoken by Esaias the prophet, saying, Himself took our infirmities, and bare our sicknesses.”
20. Matthew 9:35
“And Jesus went about all the cities and villages, teaching in their synagogues, and preaching the gospel of the kingdom, and healing every sickness and every disease among the people.”
21. Matthew 10:1
“And when he had called unto him his twelve disciples, he gave them power against unclean spirits, to cast them out, and to heal all manner of sickness and all manner of disease.”
22. Mark 16:17-18
“And these signs shall follow them that believe; In my name shall they cast out devils; they shall speak with new tongues; 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.”
23. Luke 4:18-19
“The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because he hath anointed me to preach the gospel to the poor; he hath sent me to heal the brokenhearted, to preach deliverance to the captives, and recovering of sight to the blind, to set at liberty them that are bruised, To preach the acceptable year of the Lord.”
24. Luke 6:17-19
“And he came down with them, and stood in the plain, and the company of his disciples, and a great multitude of people out of all Judaea and Jerusalem, and from the sea coast of Tyre and Sidon, which came to hear him, and to be healed of their diseases; And they that were vexed with unclean spirits: and they were healed. And the whole multitude sought to touch him: for there went virtue out of him, and healed them all.”
25. Luke 9:1-2
“Then he called his twelve disciples together, and gave them power and authority over all devils, and to cure diseases. And he sent them to preach the kingdom of God, and to heal the sick.”
26. Luke 13:11-13
“And, behold, there was a woman which had a spirit of infirmity eighteen years, and was bowed together, and could in no wise lift up herself. And when Jesus saw her, he called her to him, and said unto her, Woman, thou art loosed from thine infirmity. And he laid his hands on her: and immediately she was made straight, and glorified God.”
27. John 10:10
“The thief cometh not, but for to steal, and to kill, and to destroy: I am come that they might have life, and that they might have it more abundantly.”
28. Acts 3:6-8
“Then Peter said, Silver and gold have I none; but such as I have give I thee: In the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth rise up and walk. And he took him by the right hand, and lifted him up: and immediately his feet and ankle bones received strength. And he leaping up stood, and walked, and entered with them into the temple, walking, and leaping, and praising God.”
29. 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.”
30. Romans 8:11
“But if the Spirit of him that raised up Jesus from the dead dwell in you, he that raised up Christ from the dead shall also quicken your mortal bodies by his Spirit that dwelleth in you.”
31. 1 Corinthians 12:9
“To another faith by the same Spirit; to another the gifts of healing by the same Spirit.”
32. 2 Corinthians 1:3-4
“Blessed be God, even the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies, and the God of all comfort; Who comforteth us in all our tribulation, that we may be able to comfort them which are in any trouble, by the comfort wherewith we ourselves are comforted of God.”
33. Galatians 3:13-14
“Christ hath redeemed us from the curse of the law, being made a curse for us: for it is written, Cursed is every one that hangeth on a tree: That the blessing of Abraham might come on the Gentiles through Jesus Christ; that we might receive the promise of the Spirit through faith.”
34. Ephesians 6:12
“For we wrestle not against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of the darkness of this world, against spiritual wickedness in high places.”
35. Philippians 4:6-7
“Be careful for nothing; but in every thing by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known unto God. And the peace of God, which passeth all understanding, shall keep your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.”
36. Colossians 1:13-14
“Who hath delivered us from the power of darkness, and hath translated us into the kingdom of his dear Son: In whom we have redemption through his blood, even the forgiveness of sins.”
37. 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.”
38. 1 Peter 2:24
“Who his own self bare our sins in his own body on the tree, that we, being dead to sins, should live unto righteousness: by whose stripes ye were healed.”
39. 1 John 3:8
“He that committeth sin is of the devil; for the devil sinneth from the beginning. For this purpose the Son of God was manifested, that he might destroy the works of the devil.”
40. 1 John 4:4
“Ye are of God, little children, and have overcome them: because greater is he that is in you, than he that is in the world.”
41. 1 John 5:14-15
“And this is the confidence that we have in him, that, if we ask any thing according to his will, he heareth us: And if we know that he hear us, whatsoever we ask, we know that we have the petitions that we desired of him.”
42. 3 John 2
“Beloved, I wish above all things that thou mayest prosper and be in health, even as thy soul prospereth.”
43. Revelation 21:4
“And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain: for the former things are passed away.” These are just a few of the many healing scriptures found in the Bible, and they offer comfort and hope to those who are seeking physical, emotional, or spiritual healing.
Powerful Prayer for Healing
Dear Lord Jesus Christ, I come before you today in the midst of spiritual warfare. I declare that you are the King of Kings, the Lord of Lords, and the Alpha and Omega. I acknowledge that you have all power in heaven and on earth, and I trust that you can heal me from any affliction caused by the enemy.
I ask that you cover me with your precious blood and fill me with the power of the Holy Spirit. I rebuke any evil spirit that is causing me pain, anxiety, depression, or any other affliction. I declare that Satan has no power over me because I am a child of God, and I have been redeemed by the blood of the Lamb.
Lord, I pray that you heal me from any physical, emotional, or spiritual sickness that is affecting me. I trust that you are the Great Physician, and you can heal me from any disease or affliction. Your word says in Isaiah 53:5, “But he was wounded for our transgressions, he was bruised for our iniquities: the chastisement of our peace was upon him; and with his stripes we are healed.”
I believe in your promise of healing, and I trust that you will restore my health and make me whole again. I pray that you give me the strength to resist the devil and all his schemes. I declare that I am more than a conqueror through you who loved me (Romans 8:37).
I pray that you fill me with your peace that surpasses all understanding, and that you give me the courage to stand firm in my faith. Your word says in Ephesians 6:12, “For we wrestle not against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of the darkness of this world, against spiritual wickedness in high places.”
I pray that you equip me with the full armor of God so that I may be able to withstand in the evil day, and having done all, to stand (Ephesians 6:13). I trust that you will fight for me, and I will hold my peace (Exodus 14:14).
Lord Jesus, I thank you for your love and your grace. I thank you for your mercy and your forgiveness. I know that you are with me always, and I trust that you will never leave me nor forsake me (Hebrews 13:5).
In Jesus’ name, I pray. Amen.
Final Word on Healing
As you have read through the powerful words of John Eckhart and the healing scriptures that he shares, you have undoubtedly felt the profound impact that these words can have on your life. You have seen how the word of God can heal your body, mind, and soul, and how it can bring peace, joy, and hope into your life.
But there is something even more powerful than the words themselves, and that is the love of God that they represent. You see, God loves you more than you can possibly imagine. He loves you so much that he sent his only Son, Jesus Christ, to die for you on the cross. Jesus took upon himself all of your sins and all of your pain, so that you could be healed and restored to a right relationship with God.
And the amazing thing is that this gift of salvation is available to you right now. All you have to do is accept it. All you have to do is say “yes” to Jesus as your personal Lord and Savior, and invite him into your heart. When you do this, you will experience a love and a peace that surpasses all understanding.
So my dear friend, I urge you to take this step today. Don’t wait another moment. Don’t let the cares and concerns of this world keep you from experiencing the love and healing power of God. Accept Jesus into your heart, and begin the most incredible journey of your life. I guarantee that you will never regret it.
List of Healing Scriptures for Various Health Issues
Here is a list of our top healing scriptures that you can confess our your life for healing:
Christian Healing and Resources
Here are a few Christian websites that may be helpful for those seeking healing:
- Bible Gateway (https://www.biblegateway.com/) – This website offers access to multiple translations of the Bible, as well as tools for studying and understanding the Bible.
- Christianbook.com (https://www.christianbook.com/) – This website offers a wide range of Christian books, Bibles, and other resources on a variety of topics, including healing.
- Crosswalk.com (https://www.crosswalk.com/) – This website offers articles, devotionals, and other resources on a variety of topics related to Christian faith and living.
- Desiring God (https://www.desiringgod.org/) – This website offers resources, articles, and sermons on topics related to Christian faith and living, with a focus on finding joy in God.
- Gospel Coalition (https://www.thegospelcoalition.org/) – This website offers articles, resources, and podcasts on a variety of topics related to Christian faith and living, with a focus on gospel-centered ministry.
- NHS Inform: A to Z list of common illnesses and conditions