As Easter quickly approaches, it is important to take time and reflect on the monumental sacrifice Jesus made for us. Easter is a special time for believers as we come together to celebrate His resurrection and atonement for our sins. One way to honor this season is by praying Easter prayers of thanksgiving, intercession and over our Easter dinner. Easter prayers can bring us closer to our Lord and Savior, while also bringing peace and joy to Easter.
But lets first look at what is a good Easter Prayer?
A good Easter prayer is one from the heart, thanking Our Father for loving us enough to send His only Son to die for each of us and forgiving us our sins-past present and future Then Jesus gave us the Holy Spirit, to teach, comfort and guide us . We can thank Him for His presence in our lives, family and friends, Easter season, Easter food, Easter celebrations, and all the blessings He has bestowed upon us. May Easter be a time of renewal, hope and joy through the resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ.
Below is a list of Easter Prayers
When gathering around the dinner table Easter Sunday, it is customary to say a prayer of thanking Jesus. Easter prayers of thanksgiving are meaningful as they offer us an opportunity to honor the Lord’s sacrifice and express our gratitude for his many blessed gifts. Prayers for Easter dinner should include thanks for the blessings of family, friends, and Easter food.
1) Easter Prayers for Dinner
We come to your table in humble reverence and thanks this Easter Sunday. We are thankful for the gift of your Son, Jesus, and for his grace that has saved us.
We thank you for our families, friends and all the abundance you bring us each day. As we gather around this festive table on this special holiday, we pause to offer our gratitude for the wonderful food before us.
We thank you for filling our hearts with joy throughout the year and allowing us to experience the wonders of Easter. May its blessings abide with us forever more.
2)Easter Grace Prayer
Father, thank you for sending your son to die for us. Jesus, thank you for going through the agony of the cross and dying for our sins. We are grateful for the wonderful meal set before us and thankful we can all be together. In Jesus’ name we pray, Amen.
4)Short Easter Dinner Prayer
Dear God, thank you for this Easter season and all the good things that come with it. We are blessed to have each other to enjoy today with. Amen
5)Simple Easter Prayer
God, Thank you for sending Your Son to save us. We thank you for your grace, love, and mercy. Amen
6) Easter Family Prayer
Dear Father, thank you for the Easter season and all of its joyous celebrations. We are grateful for our family, friends, and Easter dinner. Please bless us with peace and joy as we celebrate Easter. In Jesus’ name, Amen.
7) Easter food blessing prayer
Dear Father. Thank you for all those who shopped and prepared this amazing Easter feast. Bless the hands who prepared this dinner and we pray you would bless this food and everyone at this table. In Jesus’ name, Amen.
8) Easter Prayer For Family
Thank you for our home and family. Please bless us with peace and joy as we remember the resurrection of your son, Jesus Christ. And for those in our family who don’t know you yet, help them feel your presence and love in their lives. Amen.
9) Easter Prayer for Children
Please bless the children at this Easter with joy that only comes from you. This Easter, let your greatness and goodness be a reminder of Jesus’ sacrificial love. Lord, protect them every day. And we pray they follow Your will for their life and become a light in this world. In Jesus’ name, Amen.
Here are a variety of children’s Easter Activities, from word searches to making Easter placements and more.
Make Resurrection Rolls with your kids as fun Easter Activity.
10) Resurrection Prayer
Heavenly Father, we praise you for the Easter season and all that it represents. We thank you for sending your son to die for our sins, so that through his resurrection, we are forgiven, now and forever. Thank you for this amazing gift of grace and mercy. Amen.
11)Happy Easter Prayer
Heavenly Father, thank you for Easter and all that it represents. We pray Easter will bring into a closer relationship with You. And for Easter be a time of blessing and peace for our family and friends. In Jesus’ name, Amen.
12) Intercession Prayers Easter Sunday
Father, in Jesus’ name, we pray those that don’t know Jesus will have an Easter experience that will draw them to you. We pray they will see the Easter season as a time of renewal, hope, and joy through the resurrection of Jesus Christ. Please give them courage to accept His love and grace into their lives. We hope __________________ (say a name of your family and or friend) will join us at church for Easter to celebrate Jesus’s resurrection. In Jesus’ name, Amen.
Related: Salvation scriptures to prayer over your loved ones who don’t have a relationship with Jesus.
13)What Easter Prayer can I pray for my family and friends?
Heavenly Father, we thank you for Easter, a time of joy and celebration. We pray for our family and friends that Easter will bring them closer to you in spirit, faith and love. Help us remember the Easter season as a reminder of Jesus’ sacrificial love for us. Bring peace, comfort and joy into our families and friends’ lives, and please protect them with Your grace and mercy. In Jesus’ name we pray, Amen.
14) Easter Prayer For My Church
Lord Help my pastor and their family enjoy this Easter, and allow them to feel the Jesus presence throughout the day. Lord please touch the lives of our church family as Easter arrive and also bring joy to those who feel alone or have lost loved ones this Easter season. In Jesus’ name, Amen.
We hope these Easter prayers inspire you to express your love for those around you and for Easter celebrations. May Easter be a time of renewal, grace, mercy and joy! Amen.