PRAYER OF AUTHORITY
The Prayer of Authority is a mighty and highly effective weapon against evil strategies and demonic interference. It’s so beneficial and it’s important enough that we should use at the beginning of each day.
However, before you begin the Prayer of Authority, meditate first on Jesus Christ and who he is to you and what he has done for you. Reflect especially on his role as the Victor King who took your sins and the sins of the whole world to the cross, conquering all the forces of evil with his death and resurrection. Bring to mind how much he cares about you and all those for whom you’re praying. Thank him.
Doing this unites us to Jesus and his power over evil. Without taking this first step before entering the battlefield with our prayers, we unwittingly place ourselves in danger.
Take note, this is extremely important: If we treat the Prayer of Authority like a magic formula, reciting the words without being fully immersed in their meaning and Who it is that conquers evil, we attract demons to us rather than drive them away. Life actually gets worse, because demons want us to lose belief in the power of this prayer. They want us to lose faith in the power of Jesus and stop us from using this prayer effectively.
The most important part of the Prayer of Authority is what we do in prayer before we say the first word of it.
When you’re ready, pray the Prayer of Authority with the authority given to you by God the Father, in the name of Jesus Christ and in the power of the Holy Spirit. Don’t recite it. Pray it and win victories with Christ!
The prayer on this page has been adapted for Good News Ministries. We ask you to please keep us in your prayers, because we are on the front lines of the battlefield. To re-adapt if for other situations, simply replace the name “Good News Ministries” with your own or your ministry’s or your place of employment.
PRAYER OF AUTHORITY
adapted for Good News Ministries and our families
In the Name of Jesus Christ, my Savior and my Lord, with the authority that Father God has given me and in the power of the Holy Spirit, I bind all powers and forces in the air, in the ground, in the water, in the underground, in the netherworld, in nature and in fire.
Jesus, You are the Lord over the entire universe and I give you the Glory for your creation. In your Name I bind any demonic forces that try to come against Good News Ministries and its staff, volunteers, office, financial viability, server, websites, computers and other equipment, and me and our families. And I seal all of us in the protection of Your Precious Blood that was shed for us on the Cross.
Mary, our Mother, I seek your protection and intercession with the Sacred Heart of Jesus and the patronage of St. Benedict for Good News Ministries and its staff, volunteers, and me and our families. Surround us with your mantle of love to discourage the enemy.
Hail Mary, full of grace ….
St. Michael and our guardian Angels, come defend Good News Ministries and its staff, volunteers, and me and our families in battle against all the evil ones that roam the earth.
In the Name of Jesus Christ, my Savior and my Lord, I bind and command all the powers and forces of evil to depart right now away from Good News Ministries and its staff, volunteers, and me and our families, our homes, and our lands, and all our properties, vehicles, server, websites, elists, and equipment.
And I thank you, Lord Jesus, for You are a faithful and compassionate God. Amen.
Hail Mary…. Glory be….
Praise You Lord Jesus Christ!
Heavenly Father, purify Good News Ministries and all the staff, volunteers, office, equipment, vehicles, finances, hopes and dreams, plans and activities, and me and our families with the Precious Blood of Jesus, and fill us all with your Holy Spirit. Amen.
PRAYER OF BLESSING
Father God, in the name of Your Son, my Savior Jesus Christ, and in the power of the Holy Spirit, I ask You to bless Good News Ministries, the staff and volunteers, the website server and all other equipment, the finances needed to do Your will, the office and all locations where You want Good News Ministries to serve, and me and our families. Purify, protect, strengthen, multiply, heal and guide through Your mighty gift of blessing. May Your activities provide breakthroughs. May Your blessings become an amazing witness that glorifies You and brings more souls closer to You. Amen!