Dispel the powers of darkness that may be in this room and protect me this night …
These 2 Short Powerful Prayers to banish evil from a house or room is a tool that can be incorporated in our everyday prayers. Sometimes, we fail to remember that there is existence of evil. As there there is high, there is low. As there is good, there is bad. As there is light, there is darkness. As there is God, there is devil, and devil brings forth evil. Prayer, is one of the tool we can use to repel any evil from the enemies.
2 Short Powerful Prayers to banish evil from a house or room
- Lord, we [or I] beg you to visit this house [room] and banish from it all the deadly power of the enemy. May your holy angels dwell here to keep us in peace, and may your blessings be upon us always. We ask this through Christ our Lord. Amen.
- Almighty God, I ask you to send your angels to be with me in this place, and protect me from all assaults of the Evil One. Please forgive any wrong that has been perpetuated in this room, and grant those who offend you the grace of conversion. Dispel the powers of darkness that may be in this room and protect me this night, and those who will sleep here in the forthcoming nights. Jesus, I trust in You!
The first prayer is a beautiful and powerful prayer from Night Prayer of the Liturgy of the Hours on special solemnities. It is worth noting that it can be said at any time of the day. It is preferably said at night before retiring to sleep imploring God’s divine protection to banish evil from a house or room.
The second prayer is written by Fr. Edward Looney, which he uses particularly when he is staying in a hotel during his travels. It can be said by anyone especially if you are afraid of an evil presence in any room or building you are in.