the answer to prayers
the answer to your prayers
exactly what is needed or wanted These new artificial hearts are amazing, but are they the answer to our prayers?
Usage notes: sometimes used in the form the answer to something's prayers: Each new technology has been introduced as the answer to education's prayers.
the answer to somebody's prayers
someone or something that someone has needed very much for a long time A new supermarket delivery service was the answer to my prayers.See have a lot to answer for