Prayers of Peace

May these prayers of peace from many different faiths bring us hope that one day world peace will prevail amongst all of the nations.

Christianlogo1Christian Prayer for Peace
Blessed are the Peacemakers, for they shall be known as the Children of God. I say to you that hear, love your enemies, Do good to those who hate you, bless those who curse you. ~ Jesus


Taoismlogo1Taoist Prayer for Peace
If there is to be peace in the cities, there must be peace between neighbors. If there is to be peace between neighbors,
there must be peace in the home. If there is to be peace in the home, there must be peace in the heart. ~ Lao-Tzu


Sikhismlogo1Sikh Prayer for Peace
Know that we attaineth God  when we loveth, and only that victory that endures in consequences of which no one is defeated.


Confucianismlogo1Confucian Prayer for Peace
The great man regards Heaven and Earth and the myriad things as one body. He regards the world as one family and the country as one person. ~ Master Wang


Bahai`ilogo1Baha ‘i  Peace Prayer
Be a lamp unto those who walk in darkness, and a home to the stranger. Be a breath of life to the body of humankind, a dew to the soil of the human heart, and a fruit upon the tree of humility.


zoroastrianlogo1Zoroastrian Prayer for Peace
We pray to God to eradicate all the misery in the world: That understanding triumph over ignorance, that trust triumph over contempt, and that truth triumph over falsehood.


Buddhismlogo1Buddhist Prayer for Peace
I am a link in Amida Buddha’s Golden Chain of Love that stretches around the world. I must keep my link bright and strong. I will try to be kind and gentle to every living thing, and protect all who are weaker than myself. ~ Namo-Amida-Butsu


Jewishlogo1Jewish Prayer for Peace
And we shall beat our swords into ploughshares, and our spears into pruning hooks. Nation shall not lift up sword against nation. Neither shall they learn war any more. And none shall be afraid.


Hinduismlogo1Hindu Prayer for Peace
O Lord Almighty, May there be peace in celestial regions. May there be peace on earth. May all beneficent beings bring peace to us. May all things be a source of peace to us.


NativeSpiritualitylogo1Native American Prayer for Peace
Give us the wisdom to teach our children to love, to respect, and to be kind to each other, so that they may grow with peace in mind.


Islamlogo1Islamic Prayer for Peace
If the enemy incline toward peace, do thou also incline towards peace, and trust God, for the Lord is the one that heareth and knoweth all things.


Janismlogo1Jainist Prayer for Peace
A weapon, howsoever powerful it may be, can always be superseded by a superior one; but no weapon can, however, be superior to nonviolence and love.