15 Most Powerful Psalms for Today:
The following compilation of Psalms are famously known and prayed around the world for a reason. There is a purpose behind the practice of meditating on these verses – one which has been around for centuries and still practiced today. Our early forefathers knew the best thing we could do for sanctity and peace of mind, and to stay balanced in life, was to read God’s Word — the Psalms in particular. Divinely inspired Words are not only powerful in the life of a believer, but also for those seeking something more – more peace, comfort, joy, answered prayer, or true purpose and meaning in life. Whatever it is you’re seeking today, through psalms you are sure to find more of Jesus – and in the end, that’s what matters most.
As you read over these 15 Most Powerful Psalms, pay close attention to which passages speak loudest to you and spend extra time with them. Anytime you’re feeling in need of a spiritual boost or an escape from the negative, visit this list time and again. Eventually, slowly but surely, the Wisdom found only in Scripture will planted in your soul … and you will soon reap its harvest. Let’s get started:
15 Most Powerful Psalms for Today
Worship, Praise, Honor for Answered Prayer
1.) Psalm 103:1-5
Praise the Lord, my soul;
all my inmost being, praise His Holy Name.
Praise the Lord, my soul,
and forget not all His benefits—
Who forgives all your sins
and heals all your diseases,
Who redeems your life from the pit
and crowns you with love and compassion,
Who satisfies your desires with good things
so that your youth is renewed like the eagle’s.
2.) Psalm 30:4-5
Sing the praises of the Lord, you His faithful people;
praise His Holy Name.
For His anger lasts only a moment,
but His favor lasts a lifetime;
weeping may stay for the night,
but rejoicing comes in the morning.
3.) Psalm 106:1
Praise the Lord!
Give thanks to the Lord, for He is good;
His love endures forever.
4.) Psalm 139:14
I praise You because I am fearfully and wonderfully made;
Your works are wonderful,
I know that full well.
My frame was not hidden from You
when I was made in the secret place,
when I was woven together in the depths of the earth.
Your eyes saw my unformed body;
all the days ordained for me were written in Your Book
before one of them came to be.
How precious to me are Your thoughts, God!
How vast is the sum of them!
5.) Psalm 100:4-5
Enter His gates with thanksgiving
and His courts with praise;
give thanks to Him and praise His Name.
For the Lord is good and His love endures forever;
His faithfulness continues through all generations.
6.) Psalm 37:4
Take delight in the Lord,
and He will give you the desires of your heart.
Prayer for God’s Protection
Whoever dwells in the shelter of the Most High
will rest in the shadow of the Almighty.
I will say of the Lord, “He is my refuge and my fortress,
my God, in whom I trust.”
He will call on Me, [says the Lord],
and I will answer him;
I will be with him in trouble,
I will deliver him and honor him.
With long life I will satisfy him
and show him My salvation.
8.) Psalm 27:1
The Lord is my Light and my salvation—
whom shall I fear?
The Lord is the stronghold of my life—
of whom shall I be afraid?
9.) Psalm 23:4
Even though I walk
through the darkest valley,
I will fear no evil,
for You are with me;
Your rod and Your staff,
they comfort me.
10.) Psalm 46:10-11
“Cease striving and know that I am God;
I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth.”
The Lord of hosts is with us;
The God of Jacob is our stronghold.
11.) Psalm 55:22
Cast [all] your burden upon the Lord and He will sustain you;
He will never allow the righteous to be shaken.
Prayer for Deliverance & Victory
12.) Psalm 107:19-21
Then they cried to the Lord in their trouble,
and He saved them from their distress.
He sent out His Word and healed them;
He rescued them from the grave.
Let them give thanks to the Lord for His unfailing love
and His wonderful deeds for mankind.
13.) Psalm 40:1-2
I waited patiently for the Lord;
He turned to me and heard my cry.
He lifted me out of the slimy pit,
out of the mud and mire;
He set my feet on a rock
and gave me a firm place to stand.
14.) Psalm 116:1-2
I love the Lord, for He heard my voice;
He heard my cry for mercy.
Because He turned His ear to me,
I will call on Him as long as I live.
15.) Psalm 30:2
Lord my God, I called to You for help,
and You healed me.
Anytime you are need of a spiritual lift – a desire fore more – return to this list time and time again. God will speak to you through His Words and Holy Spirit. Please share this list with anyone looking for more peace, harmony, joy and purpose in life.
“May He give you the desire of your heart and make all your plans succeed” –Psalm 20:4.