Prayer to St Raphael “The Archangel” for Cure and Healing

Jose "Jay" Carrillo

Generally, a holy healer is someone who brings comfort to someone’s soul and body. St. Raphael the name means ‘God’s Healing’. Saint Raphael “The Archangel” has the strong ability to heal both people and animals. His healing prayers can heal your ailments and any concerns afflicting your soul. Whether your diabetic, blind or simply need soul healing.

Below you’ll find the traditional prayer to St Raphael for cure and healing, as well as many others that you can pray in his name so that he can hear and answer you. I pray for you (or others you may pray for) that you may be healed if you need healing.

History of Dearest Saint Raphael

Saint Raphael is one of seven archangels that are stationed before the throne of God. As a heavenly messenger, St. Raphael is mentioned in the holy scriptures and has droves of devotees across the globe.

He is revealed in the Book of Tobit as the one who would heal the earth.

St. Raphael “The Archangel” for healing is the patron saint of:

  • travelers
  • sailors
  • bodily ills and physical ailments
  • soul affliction
  • the blind (blindness)
  • happy meetings
  • matchmakers
  • medical workers (nurses and physicians)
  • Catholic studies
  • Christian marriage

Traditional St. Raphael “The Archangel” Cure and Healing Prayer

The prayer to St Raphael for cure and healing has been used for centuries to bring peace and good health to all that have faith in him. May the following prayer help you in your healing and present need.

Glorious Archangel St. Raphael, great prince of the heavenly court, you are illustrious for your gifts of wisdom and grace. You are a guide of those who journey by land or sea or air, consoler of the afflicted, and refuge of sinners. I beg you, assist me in all my needs and in all the sufferings of this life, as once you helped the young Tobias on his travels. Because you are the “medicine of God” I humbly pray that you heal the many infirmities of my soul and the ills that afflict my body. I especially ask of you the favor (here mention your special intention), and the great grace of purity to prepare me to be the temple of the Holy Spirit. Amen.

Prayer to St Raphael for Cure and Healing for Physical Ailments and Ills

Blessed Saint Raphael, the Archangel; We beseech thee to help us in all our needs and trials of this life, as thou, through the power of God, didst restore sight and give guidance to young Tobit. We humbly seek thine aid and intercession, that our souls may be healed, our bodies protected from all ills, and that through divine grace we may be made fit to dwell in the eternal glory of God in heaven. Amen.

Saint Raphael Prayer for Cultivating Love and Faith

Saint Raphael, the Archangel, arrow and medicine of divine love; wound our hearts. We implore you, with the burning love of God and let this wound never heal, so that even in daily life we might always remain upon the path of love and overcome all things through love. Amen.

Prayer to St Raphael for Cure and Healing for Protection

Most generous Archangel Raphael, guide of the traveller; Who, by divine grace was given the power to heal and bring miracles. We beg you to guide us in the pilgrimage of life, to heal and to protect our bodies and souls from illnesses. Amen.

Saint Raphael Prayer for Travelers

The patron saint of travelers is your guardian angel whenever you or your family go on a trip. Pray the following prayer prior to your trip in St. Raphael’s name and let it be your green light to get going on your way:

Dear St. Raphael, your lovely name means “God heals”. The Lord sent you to young Tobias to guide him throughout a long journey. Upon his return you taught him how to cure his father’s blindness. How natural, therefore, for Christians to pray for your powerful help for safe travel and a happy return. This is what we ask for ourselves as well as for all who are far from home. Amen.

Prayer to St Raphael for Cure and Healing for Releasing Negative Energy

Archangel St. Raphael please fill me with your green healing light and help me release any negative energy, thinking or emotions that do not serve my highest good. Please bring me guidance about positive changes I can make to improve my energy vibration and maintain an optimal state of wellness. Thank you, and so it is. Amen.

Saint Raphael Prayer for Protection From All Evil

Most Holy Mother, queen of the angels and archangels, send me your champion, the Archangel Saint Raphael, let him heal me of all my spiritual and physical ailments in Jesus’ Holy Name. May he protect me from Satan, defend me from all dangers and all the evil spirits. Saint Raphael be my guide and protector on my journey through life. O’ glorious Saint Raphael the Archangel, herald of blessings, pray for us! Amen.

Saint Raphael Archangel Novena

The novena prayer to Saint Raphael can be prayed in one of two ways, for nine hours straight or over the course of nine days. The novena can be prayed when a fellow brother or sister is in dire need, or you can also pray for yourself.

The sequence is as follows:

1. Our Father

Our Father, who art in heaven, hallowed be thy name; Thy kingdom come, thy will be done on earth as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread; and forgive us our trespasses as we forgive those who trespass against us; and lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil. Amen.

2. Hail Mary

Hail Mary full of grace, the Lord is with thee. Blessed are thou among women and blessed is the fruit of thy womb Jesus. Holy Mary Mother of God, pray for us sinners now and at the hour of our death. Amen.

3. Glory Be

Glory be to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit, as it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be, world without end. Amen.

4. Introduction Prayer

O’ Glorious Archangel St. Raphael, great prince of the heavenly court, you are illustrious for your gifts of wisdom and grace. You are a guide of those who journey by land or sea or air, consoler of the afflicted, and refuge of sinners. Amen.

5. Glory Be

Glory be to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit, as it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be, world without end. Amen.

6. First Prayer

We beg you, please hear and assist insert name here in all his/her needs, and in all the sufferings of this life, as once you helped the young Tobias on his travels. Because you are the medicine of God, we humbly pray to you to heal the many infirmities of his/her soul and the ills that afflict his/her body. Amen.

7. Glory Be

Glory be to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit, as it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be, world without end. Amen.

8. Second Prayer

We especially ask of you the favor, the intercession of conversion of heart and the great grace of purity, to prepare insert name here, to be the temple of the Holy Spirit. Amen.

9. Glory Be

Glory be to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit, as it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be, world without end. Amen.

10. Conclusion Prayer

St. Raphael, of the glorious seven who stand before the throne of him who lives and reigns. Angel of health, the Lord has filled your hand with balm from heaven to soothe or cure our pains. Heal or cure the victim of disease, and guide our steps when doubtful of our ways. May God hear and answer our prayer according to his holy will and for his greater glory. We ask this through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.

Saint Raphael Consecration Prayer

Holy Archangel Raphael, standing so close to the throne of God and offering him our prayers; I venerate you as God’s special friend and messenger. I choose you as my patron and wish to love and obey you as young Tobias did. I consecrate to you my body and soul, all my work, and my whole life. I want you to be my guide and counsellor in all the dangerous and difficult problems and decisions of my life. Remember, dearest Saint Raphael, that the grace of God preserved you with the good angels in heaven when the proud ones were cast into hell. I entreat you, therefore, to help me in my struggle against the world, the flesh and the devil. Defend me from all dangers and every occasion of sin. Direct me always in the way of peace, safety and salvation. Offer my prayers to God as you offered those of Tobias, so that through your intercession I may obtain the graces necessary for the salvation of my soul. Remember me and always entreat for me before the face of the son of God. Help me to love and serve my God faithfully, to die in his grace, and finally to merit to join you in seeing and praising God forever in heaven. Amen.

In Conclusion

Please allow me to thank you for reading this entire article. I hope that the traditional cure and healing prayer to Saint Raphael (or one of the other prayers in St. Raphael’s name) brings you healing.

Glorious Angel Raphael (wonderful healer) and our almighty God has healed thousands if not millions. In his name we pray for you and your loved ones so that God and the glorious Archangel Saint Raphael are with you every step of the way.