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And whether we be afflicted, it is for your consolation and salvation, which is effectual in the enduring of the same sufferings which we also suffer: or whether we be comforted, it is for your consolation and salvation.

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2 Corinthians 1:4
He comforts me in all my trouble, so that I can comfort people who are in any trouble with the comfort with which I myself am comforted by God.
2 Corinthians 4:15
For it is all for your benefit, in order that as God's favor reaches greater and greater numbers, it may result in more and more thanksgiving in praise of God.
1 Corinthians 3:21
So no one should boast about men. For it all belongs to you??22 Paul, Apollos, Cephas, the world, life, death, the present, the future??ll of it belongs to you.
2 Timothy 2:10
For that reason I am ready to submit to anything for the sake of those whom God has chosen, so that they too may gain the salvation that comes through Christ Jesus and brings eternal glory.

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Acts 21:5
But when our time was up, we left there and went on, and all of them with their wives and children escorted us out of the town. There we knelt down on the beach and prayed;


2 Corinthians 4:17
For this slight, momentary trouble is piling up for me an eternal blessedness beyond all comparison,
2 Corinthians 5:5
It is God himself who has prepared me for this change, and he has given me the Spirit as his guaranty.
Romans 5:3
More than that, we ought to glory in our troubles, for we know that trouble produces endurance,
Romans 8:28
We know that in everything God works with those who love him, whom he has called in accordance with his purpose, to bring about what is good.
Philippians 1:19
for I know that through your prayers and the help of the Spirit of Jesus Christ, all this will turn out for my highest welfare,
Hebrews 12:10
For they disciplined us for a short time and as they thought proper, but he does it for our good, to make us share his holiness.

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Matthew 5:4
"Blessed are the mourners, for they will be consoled!