Intercessory Prayers for Married Couples

Dear Lord,

We pray for all married couples, that they may be inspired to make their relationship a priority in their lives.

We pray for all married couples that they may be a true sign of your love to the world.

We pray for all married couples that they may turn to You, Lord, for help with any problems that they face.

We pray for all married couples that, when their relationship needs mending, they may claim the special graces of forgiveness and healing, with which you have blessed our Sacrament of Matrimony.

We pray for all married couples that, with your help, they may lead each other and their family to eternal life.

We pray for all married couples that you may lead them to seek out enrichments for their relationship.

We pray that Your Church may develop a greater awareness of the special needs of married couples.

We pray for all married couples that they may live in a deeper awareness that they are your Domestic Church.

We pray for all fathers and mothers that you may guide them, Lord, to be true leaders of your Domestic Church.

We pray for all married couples that they may continue to grow in their love for each other and You.

We pray for all married couples that they may experience the joy that comes from being passionately in love with each other.

We pray for all married couples that they may imitate, in their relationship, your passionate love for them.

We pray for all married couples that you may help them, Lord, to pray the rosary together and as a family.

We pray for all married couples that they may treasure, value and enjoy their sexuality.

We pray for all married couples that they may experience Your special graces for them in their sacrament.

We pray for all married couples that they may always be affirming to each other.

We pray for all married couples that you may give them the courage and sensitivity, Lord, to openly share their feelings and needs with each other.

We pray for all married couples that they may abandon themselves to each other and to You.

We pray for all married couples that they may empower each other to grow as persons and to grow in their love for each other.

We pray for all married couples that they may live in awareness of the promises we made to each other on our wedding day and the graces that you give us to live out our vows.

We pray for all married couples that you may give them the courage and sensitivity, Lord, to openly share their dreams and expectations with each other.

We pray for all married couples that you may encourage them to more openly show their affection for each other.

We pray for all married couples that you may help them to be responsible to each other, and to you Lord, for the quality of their relationship.

We pray for all married couples that you may assist them to strive for intimacy in their relationship.

We pray for all married couples that you may encourage them to reach out as a couple in sharing their love with the world.

We pray for all married couples that you may help them to be accepting of each other's shortcomings and to work through their differences.

We pray for all married couples that you may encourage them to be a gift to each other and as a couple a gift to the Church.

We pray for all married couples that you may help them to develop the habit of openly praying as a couple and as a family.

We pray for all married couples that they may value the sanctity of their marriage and live their lives accordingly.