Memorial Day prayers are words needed to pay honor and express love to our brave men and women. Words might fall short when the time of prayer comes, as hearts are filled with both grief and pride. That’s why we have written some prayers of remembrance and thanksgiving with utmost love and respect. Short Memorial and Remembrance Day prayers will help you express your love in case you have limited time to honor our soldiers.
You can also find some opening prayers for Memorial Day service for paying tribute at Memorial Day ceremonies. Families of our fallen soldiers need special love on this day, so express your love to them with Memorial Day prayers for loved ones and prayers of remembrance for the dead.
Let’s have a look at Memorial Day prayers and wishes without further delay.
Short Memorial Day Prayers 2024
O, Lord! Be with those who fought for us, stood firm for us, and fell for us.
May the glory of God be upon those who fought tirelessly for the sake of freedom.
On this day of remembrance, we pray for all our men and women who dared to give up their lives for the freedom of this country.
We are grateful for your services, America will never forget her heroes.
Dear God, please be with all those who didn’t get to live their lives to protect us.
The holiday we celebrate today is the fruit of the endless bravery of our soldiers; may God be with our departed souls and rank them higher in heaven.
We thank you for the freedom you gifted us; we were and are nothing without you.
Remembrance Day Prayer We Will Remember Them
This day has come to express our remembrance to all our soldiers; you are our guard against all the ill forces of this world.
We will remember you till our last breath; we will honor you until the end of this world.
The cost of the uniform you wore wasn’t less, the price you paid was much higher than its actual one. We will always salute you and your services.
You are the benchmark of what we call a dedicated service. America wouldn’t have heroes if you weren’t there.
Dear God, on this Memorial Day, we have come in front of you with hearts filled with pain for our soldiers. We are sad to lose them and will remember them with every breath. We pray to You for their salvation.
May God be with all the kings and queens of this country upon the graves of whom sits on the throne of this country.
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Memorial Prayers for Loved Ones
Losing a loved one isn’t ever easy. We put our condolences on the families of those who lost their loved ones. And we pray for their endurance.
Dear Lord! our loved one has departed from this world while serving his country. We pray to you for his salvation. We pray that his soul finds peace.
May the families of our departed souls find peace to find that their loved one has sacrificed his life for a good cause.
Families suffer the most when someone departs this world, but they can be satisfied with the thought that they lost their lives fighting for the country and freedom.
We can not understand the value of life until we lose it; our life is a chance for us for doing good for ourselves and our country. May God grant us the courage to follow in the footsteps of our daring souls and keep this country a better place to live.
O, Lord! Today we have gathered in front of you to ask for those who have departed while serving their country. No one but you can lift their souls to heaven and grant them salvation.
Prayers of Remembrance and Thanksgiving
This day is being celebrated to remember those whom we can never forget, whose thanks can never be paid in the right way, and whose service would never be forgotten.
Dear God, we thank you and our army for the freedom you have granted us. We pray to you for keeping our country free and prosperous.
No country can ever forget the sacrifices of its soldiers, as soldiers are the ones who protect the throne of this country. So, we pray for all those souls and remember them in our prayers.
Dear Lord, you know every one of those who have died for protecting the cause of this country. O God, we pray to you for their eternal peace. May their souls rest in peace and may their sleep be peaceful. Amen.
Thank you for what you have done for us. We pray for you today and every day. We will always put you forward and everything else back.
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Opening & Closing Prayer for Memorial Service
Today, we have gathered once again to honor our heroes, and to tell them that they might have left this world but they will never leave our hearts. May all the peace be with those who maintained peace on this land.
This is the day of remembrance; the day when we should remember every drop of blood this land has absorbed of our heroes. This is the day when we should imagine every war front and the valor our soldiers had to fight against the odds. May the sunshine brighten the departed souls and may they find the wind soothing.
Dear God, we ask for your blessings on the souls of those who have departed while serving this country. We ask for your blessing on the families of our soldiers for whom patience isn’t easy.
Memorial Day is a manifestation of how blessed we are as a nation and a country. We are superior to all other nations as we have the most courageous soldiers. This day will continue to be celebrated, as our heroes will never get tired of serving their country in the best possible ways.