9 Best Prayers for Confirmation Candidates

Here is a look at some great prayers for confirmation candidates that you can recite while you are going through this important sacrament.

Eternal Savior, thank You for who You are! I have sworn it and today I choose to confirm it, I will keep Your righteous ordinances. I will remain faithful to You just as You have been to me. I will take my spiritual walk with You to the next level by confirming my faith in this public arena. I pray that You strengthen me daily so that I can commit to You wholeheartedly. Father, please guide me on my journey as I draw nearer to You, Amen.
Psalm 119:106

God of Power, I thank You for this time of joy, hope and celebration. This is a day of deepening my faith and growing as a follower of You, I pray that I continue to be strengthened in my relationship with You. I thank You because I have not received a spirit that makes me a fearful slave, but in my relationship with You, I have received Your Spirit when You adopted me as Your own child. Now I call You, “Abba, Father.” Amen.
Romans 8:15

O Lord, how awesome You are! I am so grateful for this day that I can take a step deeper into my relationship with You. I thank You for loving me enough to send Your Son into the world, not to condemn me; but that I, through Him might be saved. Lord, I give You my heart, my mind and my soul for these things all belong to You. I have been changed for the better because of You which is why I choose to stand today at this confirmation service, Amen.
John 3:17

God of Creation, I thank You for Your Scriptures that are appropriate reminders for me as a confirmation candidate. I acknowledge and take to heart this day that You are God in heaven above and on earth below. There is no other. Therefore, I will keep Your decrees and commands which You have given to me, so it may go well with me and my children after me and that I may live long in the places and positions that You have given me, Amen.
Deuteronomy 4:39-40

Holy Father, Your word tells me that if I seek You, I will find You if I look for You with all my heart and with all my soul. I have sought You with all my heart and I know that I must confirm my faith to You because You are my God. Thank You for being merciful. I know that You will not abandon or destroy me or forget the covenant with my forefathers. Thank You, Lord, for being faithful to me, uphold me as I complete this act of faith to You, Amen.
Deuteronomy 4:29,31

Precious Lord, I will not let the Book of Law depart from my mouth; I will meditate on it day and night, help me to be careful to do everything written in it. I know that when I do, I will be prosperous and successful because You are for me! I am grateful to serve a God who is as awesome and as matchless as You. I rejoice today as I confirm my faith to You because Your glory is never-ending. Your presence in my life is undeniable, Amen.
Joshua 1:8

God of Grace, I want to confirm my faith today as just a small token of my love for You. I must be careful to love You my God for You are holy. I will fear You and serve You with all faithfulness, and in being a confirmation candidate, I purposely throw away any gods or anything that I hold in my heart above You. I will serve You, Lord, wholeheartedly, for the rest of my days, Amen.
Joshua 23:11,14

Magnificent God, Your word tells me that man who does not walk in the counsel of the wicked or stand in the way of sinners or sit in the seat of mockers is blessed. This word encourages me to avoid thinking like, behaving like and dealing with the wicked. Today I do this as I confirm my faith to You instead. My delight is in Your Law, and on Your law,  I will meditate day and night. I will be like a tree planted by streams of water that yields fruit in season, whose leaf does not wither. Whatever I do shall prosper, Amen.
Psalm 1:1-3

Dear Lord, today is my confirmation and I do not take this lightly as I have grown in my spiritual walk with You. I thank You for guiding me on this path of closeness with You because a truly righteous man attains life, but he who pursues evil goes to his death. I pray that You continue to show me the path of life because along that path is immortality. In You is my eternal reward, Amen.
Proverbs 11:9 & Proverbs 12:28

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Natalie Regoli is a child of God, devoted wife, and mother of two boys. She has a Master's Degree in Law from The University of Texas. Natalie has been published in several national journals and has been practicing law for 18 years.