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31 Bible Verses about Disease

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Deuteronomy 7:15

The Lord will remove all sickness from you; He will not put on you all the terrible diseases of Egypt that you know about, but He will inflict them on all who hate you.

Exodus 15:26

He said, "If you will carefully obey the Lord your God, do what is right in His eyes, pay attention to His commands, and keep all His statutes, I will not inflict any illness on you I inflicted on the Egyptians. For I am the Lord who heals you."

2 Chronicles 16:12

In the thirty-ninth year of his reign, Asa developed a disease in his feet, and his disease became increasingly severe. Yet even in his disease he didn't seek the Lord but the physicians.

Psalm 91:10

no harm will come to you; no plague will come near your tent.

Deuteronomy 28:60

He will afflict you again with all the diseases of Egypt, which you dreaded, and they will cling to you.

Psalm 38:7

For my loins are full of burning pain, and there is no health in my body.

2 Chronicles 21:18

After all these things, the Lord afflicted him in his intestines with an incurable disease.

Deuteronomy 28:27

"The Lord will afflict you with the boils of Egypt, tumors, a festering rash, and scabies, from which you cannot be cured.

John 5:4

because an angel would go down into the pool from time to time and stir up the water. Then the first one who got in after the water was stirred up recovered from whatever ailment he had].

Isaiah 53:4

Yet He Himself bore our sicknesses, and He carried our pains; but we in turn regarded Him stricken, struck down by God, and afflicted.

Deuteronomy 28:59

He will bring extraordinary plagues on you and your descendants, severe and lasting plagues, and terrible and chronic sicknesses.

2 Kings 5:27

Therefore, Naaman's skin disease will cling to you and your descendants forever." So Gehazi went out from his presence diseased-[white] as snow.

Leviticus 14:7

He will then sprinkle [the blood] seven times on the one who is to be cleansed from the skin disease. He is to pronounce him clean and release the live bird over the open countryside.

Deuteronomy 28:22

The Lord will afflict you with wasting disease, fever, inflammation, burning heat, drought, blight, and mildew; these will pursue you until you perish.

Isaiah 38:1

In those days Hezekiah became terminally ill. The prophet Isaiah son of Amoz came and said to him, "This is what the Lord says: 'Put your affairs in order, for you are about to die; you will not recover.' "

Psalm 91:3

He Himself will deliver you from the hunter's net, from the destructive plague.

2 Chronicles 21:15

You yourself [will be struck] with many illnesses, including a disease of the intestines, until your intestines come out day after day because of the disease."

Psalm 106:15

He gave them what they asked for, but sent a wasting disease among them.

Numbers 12:10

As the cloud moved away from the tent, Miriam's [skin] suddenly became diseased, as [white] as snow. When Aaron turned toward her, he saw that she was diseased

Jeremiah 30:17

But I will bring you health and will heal you of your wounds- [this is]*The bracketed text has been added for clarity. the Lord's declaration- for they call you The Outcast, that Zion no one cares about.

Zechariah 14:12

This will be the plague the Lord strikes all the peoples with, who have warred against Jerusalem: their flesh will rot while they stand on their feet, their eyes will rot in their sockets, and their tongues will rot in their mouths.

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2 Kings 5:27

Therefore, Naaman's skin disease will cling to you and your descendants forever." So Gehazi went out from his presence diseased-[white] as snow.

2 Chronicles 26:19

Uzziah, with a censer in his hand to offer incense, was enraged. But when he became enraged with the priests, in the presence of the priests in the Lord's temple beside the altar of incense, a skin disease broke out on his forehead.

1 Samuel 5:6

The Lord severely oppressed the people of Ashdod, terrorizing and afflicting the people of Ashdod and its territory with tumors.

Numbers 16:47

So Aaron took his firepan as Moses had ordered, ran into the middle of the assembly, and saw that the plague had begun among the people. After he added incense, he made atonement for the people.

Disease » Sent as a judgment » Sometimes sent as a judgment for sin

Ecclesiastes 5:17

What is more, he eats in darkness all his days, with much sorrow, sickness, and anger.

Leviticus 26:15-16

if you reject My statutes and despise My ordinances, and do not observe all My commands-and break My covenant, then I will do this to you: I will bring terror on you-wasting disease and fever that will cause your eyes to fail and your life to ebb away. You will sow your seed in vain because your enemies will eat it.

Deuteronomy 28:61

The Lord will also inflict you with every sickness and plague not recorded in the book of this law, until you are destroyed.

2 Chronicles 21:15

You yourself [will be struck] with many illnesses, including a disease of the intestines, until your intestines come out day after day because of the disease."

Disease » Remedies » Quarantine

Luke 17:12

As He entered a village, 10 men with serious skin diseases met Him. They stood at a distance

Leviticus 13:46

He will remain unclean as long as he has the infection; he is unclean. He must live alone in a place outside the camp.

Leviticus 14:8

The one who is to be cleansed must wash his clothes, shave off all his hair, and bathe with water; he is clean. Afterwards he may enter the camp, but he must remain outside his tent for seven days.

Numbers 5:2

"Command the Israelites to send away anyone from the camp who is afflicted with a skin disease, anyone who has a [bodily] discharge, or anyone who is defiled because of a corpse.

2 Kings 15:5

The Lord afflicted the king, and he had a serious skin disease until the day of his death. He lived in a separate house,while Jotham, the king's son, was over the household governing the people of the land.

Disease » Prevention and cure of » Physicians

Jeremiah 8:22

Is there no balm in Gilead? Is there no physician there? So why has the healing of my dear people not come about?

Genesis 50:2

He commanded his servants who were physicians to embalm his father. So they embalmed Israel.

Colossians 4:14

Luke, the loved physician, and Demas greet you.

2 Chronicles 16:12

In the thirty-ninth year of his reign, Asa developed a disease in his feet, and his disease became increasingly severe. Yet even in his disease he didn't seek the Lord but the physicians.

More verses: Luke 4:23 Luke 5:31

Disease » Healed » Physicians employed in

Jeremiah 8:22

Is there no balm in Gilead? Is there no physician there? So why has the healing of my dear people not come about?

Genesis 50:2

He commanded his servants who were physicians to embalm his father. So they embalmed Israel.

Colossians 4:14

Luke, the loved physician, and Demas greet you.

2 Chronicles 16:12

In the thirty-ninth year of his reign, Asa developed a disease in his feet, and his disease became increasingly severe. Yet even in his disease he didn't seek the Lord but the physicians.

More verses: Luke 4:23 Luke 5:31

Disease » Good men afflicted with » The righteous suffer from

Acts 9:37

In those days she became sick and died. After washing her, they placed her in a room upstairs.

2 Kings 20:1

In those days Hezekiah became terminally ill. The prophet Isaiah son of Amoz came and said to him, "This is what the Lord says: 'Put your affairs in order, for you are about to die; you will not recover.' "

2 Timothy 4:20

Erastus has remained at Corinth; Trophimus I left sick at Miletus.

Daniel 8:27

I, Daniel, was overcome and lay sick for days. Then I got up and went about the king's business. I was greatly disturbed by the vision and could not understand it.

Disease » Healed » Examples of apostolic

Acts 3:7

Then, taking him by the right hand he raised him up, and at once his feet and ankles became strong.

Acts 5:16

In addition, a multitude came together from the towns surrounding Jerusalem, bringing sick people and those who were tormented by unclean spirits, and they were all healed.

Acts 9:34

Peter said to him, "Aeneas, Jesus Christ heals you. Get up and make your own bed," and immediately he got up.

Acts 14:10

[Paul] said in a loud voice, "Stand up straight on your feet!" And he jumped up and started to walk around.

Acts 16:18

And she did this for many days. But Paul was greatly aggravated, and turning to the spirit, said, "I command you in the name of Jesus Christ to come out of her!" And it came out right away.

More verses: Acts 19:12 Acts 28:8

Disease » Prevention and cure of » Medicine

Jeremiah 8:22

Is there no balm in Gilead? Is there no physician there? So why has the healing of my dear people not come about?

Jeremiah 46:11

Go up to Gilead and get balm, Virgin Daughter Egypt! You have multiplied remedies in vain; there is no healing for you.

Jeremiah 30:13

No one takes up the case for your sores. You have nothing that can heal you.

Ezekiel 47:12

All [kinds of] trees providing food will grow along both banks of the river. Their leaves will not wither, and their fruit will not fail. Each month they will bear fresh fruit because the water [comes] from the sanctuary. Their fruit will be used for food and their leaves for medicine."

Disease » Remedies » General references

Isaiah 1:6

From the sole of the foot even to the head, no spot is uninjured- wounds, welts, and festering sores not cleansed, bandaged, or soothed with oil.

Luke 10:34

He went over to him and bandaged his wounds, pouring on oil and wine. Then he put him on his own animal, brought him to an inn, and took care of him.

2 Kings 20:7

Then Isaiah said, "Bring a lump of pressed figs." So they brought it and applied it to his infected skin, and he recovered.

Disease » Healed » The gift of

Mark 16:18

they will pick up snakes; if they should drink anything deadly, it will never harm them; they will lay hands on the sick, and they will get well."

Disease » Instances of » Healing of, from God

Exodus 15:26

He said, "If you will carefully obey the Lord your God, do what is right in His eyes, pay attention to His commands, and keep all His statutes, I will not inflict any illness on you I inflicted on the Egyptians. For I am the Lord who heals you."

2 Chronicles 16:12

In the thirty-ninth year of his reign, Asa developed a disease in his feet, and his disease became increasingly severe. Yet even in his disease he didn't seek the Lord but the physicians.

Deuteronomy 7:15

The Lord will remove all sickness from you; He will not put on you all the terrible diseases of Egypt that you know about, but He will inflict them on all who hate you.

More verses: Psalm 107:20

Disease » Healed » The dumb healed

Isaiah 35:6

Then the lame will leap like a deer, and the tongue of the mute will sing for joy, for water will gush in the wilderness, and streams in the desert;

Matthew 12:22

Then a demon-possessed man who was blind and unable to speak was brought to Him. He healed him, so that the man could both speak and see.

Mark 9:25

When Jesus saw that a crowd was rapidly coming together, He rebuked the unclean spirit, saying to it, "You mute and deaf spirit, I command you: come out of him and never enter him again!"

Disease » Instances of » Physicians employed for

Jeremiah 8:22

Is there no balm in Gilead? Is there no physician there? So why has the healing of my dear people not come about?

2 Chronicles 16:12

In the thirty-ninth year of his reign, Asa developed a disease in his feet, and his disease became increasingly severe. Yet even in his disease he didn't seek the Lord but the physicians.

Luke 4:23

Then He said to them, "No doubt you will quote this proverb to Me: 'Doctor, heal yourself.' 'All we've heard that took place in Capernaum, do here in Your hometown also.' "

Mark 5:26

had endured much under many doctors. She had spent everything she had and was not helped at all. On the contrary, she became worse.

Disease » Instances of » Remedies used

Jeremiah 46:11

Go up to Gilead and get balm, Virgin Daughter Egypt! You have multiplied remedies in vain; there is no healing for you.

Proverbs 20:30

Lashes and wounds purge away evil, and beatings cleanse the innermost parts.

Isaiah 38:21

Now Isaiah had said, "Let them take a lump of figs and apply it to his infected skin, so that he may recover."

Jeremiah 30:13

No one takes up the case for your sores. You have nothing that can heal you.

Disease » Instances of » Threatened as judgments

Leviticus 26:16

then I will do this to you: I will bring terror on you-wasting disease and fever that will cause your eyes to fail and your life to ebb away. You will sow your seed in vain because your enemies will eat it.

Deuteronomy 28:22

The Lord will afflict you with wasting disease, fever, inflammation, burning heat, drought, blight, and mildew; these will pursue you until you perish.

Deuteronomy 28:35

The Lord will afflict you on your knees and thighs with painful and incurable boils from the sole of your foot to the top of your head.

Deuteronomy 7:15

The Lord will remove all sickness from you; He will not put on you all the terrible diseases of Egypt that you know about, but He will inflict them on all who hate you.

Deuteronomy 28:27-28

"The Lord will afflict you with the boils of Egypt, tumors, a festering rash, and scabies, from which you cannot be cured. The Lord will afflict you with madness, blindness, and mental confusion,

More verses: Deuteronomy 29:22

Disease » Remedies » Disinfection

Leviticus 14:41

He is to have the inside of the house completely scraped, and the plaster that is scraped off must be dumped in an unclean place outside the city.

Leviticus 15:5

Anyone who touches his bed is to wash his clothes and bathe with water, and he will remain unclean until evening.

Disease » Instances of » Of the sexual organs

Numbers 5:2

"Command the Israelites to send away anyone from the camp who is afflicted with a skin disease, anyone who has a [bodily] discharge, or anyone who is defiled because of a corpse.

Leviticus 22:4

No man of Aaron's descendants who has a skin disease or a discharge is to eat from the holy offerings until he is clean. Whoever touches anything made unclean by a dead person or by a man who has an emission of semen,

Deuteronomy 23:10

If there is a man among you who is unclean because of a bodily emission during the night, he must go outside the camp; he may not come anywhere inside the camp.

Disease » Figurative

Isaiah 1:6

From the sole of the foot even to the head, no spot is uninjured- wounds, welts, and festering sores not cleansed, bandaged, or soothed with oil.

Psalm 38:7

For my loins are full of burning pain, and there is no health in my body.

Disease » Instances of » In answer to prayer » Of hezekiah

2 Kings 20:1-11

In those days Hezekiah became terminally ill. The prophet Isaiah son of Amoz came and said to him, "This is what the Lord says: 'Put your affairs in order, for you are about to die; you will not recover.' " Then Hezekiah turned his face to the wall and prayed to the Lord, "Please Lord, remember how I have walked before You faithfully and wholeheartedly and have done what is good in Your sight." And Hezekiah wept bitterly. read more.
Isaiah had not yet gone out of the inner courtyard when the word of the Lord came to him: "Go back and tell Hezekiah, the leader of My people, 'This is what the Lord God of your ancestor David says: I have heard your prayer; I have seen your tears. Look, I will heal you. On the third day [from now] you will go up to the Lord's temple. I will add 15 years to your life. I will deliver you and this city from the hand of the king of Assyria. I will defend this city for My sake and for the sake of My servant David.' " Then Isaiah said, "Bring a lump of pressed figs." So they brought it and applied it to his infected skin, and he recovered. Hezekiah had asked Isaiah, "What is the sign that the Lord will heal me and that I will go up to the Lord's temple on the third day?" Isaiah said, "This is the sign to you from the Lord that He will do what He has promised: Should the shadow go ahead 10 steps or go back 10 steps?" Then Hezekiah answered, "It's easy for the shadow to lengthen 10 steps. No, let the shadow go back 10 steps." So Isaiah the prophet called out to the Lord, and He brought the shadow back the 10 steps it had descended on Ahaz's stairway.

Isaiah 38:1-8

In those days Hezekiah became terminally ill. The prophet Isaiah son of Amoz came and said to him, "This is what the Lord says: 'Put your affairs in order, for you are about to die; you will not recover.' " Then Hezekiah turned his face to the wall and prayed to the Lord. He said, "Please, Lord, remember how I have walked before You faithfully and wholeheartedly, and have done what is good in Your sight." And Hezekiah wept bitterly. read more.
Then the word of the Lord came to Isaiah: "Go and tell Hezekiah that this is what the Lord God of your ancestor David says: I have heard your prayer; I have seen your tears. Look, I am going to add 15 years to your life. And I will deliver you and this city from the hand of the king of Assyria; I will defend this city. This is the sign to you from the Lord that the Lord will do what He has promised: I am going to make the sun's shadow that goes down on Ahaz's stairway return by 10 steps." So the sun's shadow went back the 10 steps it had descended.

Disease » Remedies » Treatment of wounds

Isaiah 1:6

From the sole of the foot even to the head, no spot is uninjured- wounds, welts, and festering sores not cleansed, bandaged, or soothed with oil.

Luke 10:34

He went over to him and bandaged his wounds, pouring on oil and wine. Then he put him on his own animal, brought him to an inn, and took care of him.

Disease » Remedies » Anointing with oil

Disease » As judgments

Isaiah 3:17

the Lord will put scabs on the heads of the daughters of Zion, and the Lord will shave their foreheads bare.

Disease » Instances of » Ointments

Isaiah 1:6

From the sole of the foot even to the head, no spot is uninjured- wounds, welts, and festering sores not cleansed, bandaged, or soothed with oil.

Jeremiah 8:22

Is there no balm in Gilead? Is there no physician there? So why has the healing of my dear people not come about?

Disease » Instances of » In answer to prayer » Of david

Psalm 21:4

He asked You for life, and You gave it to him- length of days forever and ever.

Disease » Remedies » Treatment of fractures

Ezekiel 30:21

"Son of man, I have broken the arm of Pharaoh king of Egypt. Look, it has not been bandaged-[no] medicine has been applied and no splint put on to bandage it so that it can grow strong [enough] to handle a sword.

Disease » Instances of » Jehoram

2 Chronicles 21:12-19

Then a letter came to Jehoram from Elijah the prophet, saying: This is what the Lord God of your ancestor David says: "Because you have not walked in the ways of your father Jehoshaphat or in the ways of Asa king of Judah but have walked in the way of the kings of Israel, have caused Judah and the inhabitants of Jerusalem to prostitute themselves like the house of Ahab prostituted itself, and also have killed your brothers, your father's family, who were better than you, the Lord is now about to strike your people, your sons, your wives, and all your possessions with a horrible affliction. read more.
You yourself [will be struck] with many illnesses, including a disease of the intestines, until your intestines come out day after day because of the disease." The Lord put it into the mind of the Philistines and the Arabs who live near the Cushites to attack Jehoram. So they went to war against Judah and invaded it. They carried off all the possessions found in the king's palace and also his sons and wives; not a son was left to him except Jehoahaz, his youngest son. After all these things, the Lord afflicted him in his intestines with an incurable disease. This continued day after day until two full years passed. Then his intestines came out because of his disease, and he died from severe illnesses. But his people did not hold a fire in his honor like the fire in honor of his fathers.

Disease » Instances of » Uzziah

2 Chronicles 26:17-20

Azariah the priest, along with 80 brave priests of the Lord, went in after him. They took their stand against King Uzziah and said, "Uzziah, you have no right to offer incense to the Lord-only the consecrated priests, the descendants of Aaron, have the right to offer incense. Leave the sanctuary, for you have acted unfaithfully! You will not receive honor from the Lord God." Uzziah, with a censer in his hand to offer incense, was enraged. But when he became enraged with the priests, in the presence of the priests in the Lord's temple beside the altar of incense, a skin disease broke out on his forehead. read more.
Then Azariah the chief priest and all the priests turned to him and saw that he was diseased on his forehead. They rushed him out of there. He himself also hurried to get out because the Lord had afflicted him.

Disease » Remedies » Poultices

2 Kings 20:7

Then Isaiah said, "Bring a lump of pressed figs." So they brought it and applied it to his infected skin, and he recovered.

Disease » Remedies » Ointment

Isaiah 1:6

From the sole of the foot even to the head, no spot is uninjured- wounds, welts, and festering sores not cleansed, bandaged, or soothed with oil.

Disease » Instances of » David's child

2 Samuel 12:15

Then Nathan went home. The Lord struck the baby that Uriah's wife had borne to David, and he became ill.

Disease » Instances of » Upon nabal

Disease » Instances of » Treatment of fractures

Ezekiel 30:21

"Son of man, I have broken the arm of Pharaoh king of Egypt. Look, it has not been bandaged-[no] medicine has been applied and no splint put on to bandage it so that it can grow strong [enough] to handle a sword.

Disease » Instances of » Jeroboam

2 Chronicles 13:20

Jeroboam no longer retained his power during Abijah's reign; ultimately, the Lord struck him and he died.

Disease » Instances of » Gehazi

2 Kings 5:27

Therefore, Naaman's skin disease will cling to you and your descendants forever." So Gehazi went out from his presence diseased-[white] as snow.

Disease » Instances of » Miraculous healing of, a sign to accompany the preaching of the word

Mark 16:18

they will pick up snakes; if they should drink anything deadly, it will never harm them; they will lay hands on the sick, and they will get well."

Disease » Instances of » Emulsions

Luke 10:34

He went over to him and bandaged his wounds, pouring on oil and wine. Then he put him on his own animal, brought him to an inn, and took care of him.

Disease » Instances of » Poultices

2 Kings 20:7

Then Isaiah said, "Bring a lump of pressed figs." So they brought it and applied it to his infected skin, and he recovered.

Disease » Sent from God

Leviticus 14:34

"When you enter the land of Canaan that I am giving you as a possession, and I place a mildew contamination in a house in the land you possess,

Feet » Were liable to » Disease

1 Kings 15:23

The rest of all the events of Asa's [reign], along with all his might, all his accomplishments, and the cities he built, are written about in the Historical Record of Judah's Kings. But in his old age he developed a disease in his feet.

Hemorrhoids » Disease » Afflicted » Philistines

1 Samuel 5:6

The Lord severely oppressed the people of Ashdod, terrorizing and afflicting the people of Ashdod and its territory with tumors.

1 Samuel 6:4

They asked, "What guilt offering should we send back to Him?" And they answered, "Five gold tumors and five gold mice [corresponding to] the number of Philistine rulers, since there was one plague for both you and your rulers.

Deuteronomy 28:27

"The Lord will afflict you with the boils of Egypt, tumors, a festering rash, and scabies, from which you cannot be cured.

1 Samuel 5:11

The Ekronites called all the Philistine rulers together. They said, "Send the ark of Israel's God away. It must return to its place so it won't kill us and our people!" For the fear of death pervaded the city; God's hand was very heavy there.

1 Samuel 5:12

The men who did not die were afflicted with tumors, and the outcry of the city went up to heaven.

Insanity » Disease

Daniel 4:33

At that moment the sentence against Nebuchadnezzar was executed. He was driven away from people. He ate grass like cattle, and his body was drenched with dew from the sky, until his hair grew like eagles' [feathers] and his nails like birds' [claws].

Matthew 4:24

Then the news about Him spread throughout Syria. So they brought to Him all those who were afflicted, those suffering from various diseases and intense pains, the demon-possessed, the epileptics, and the paralytics. And He healed them.

Matthew 17:15

"Lord," he said, "have mercy on my son, because he has seizures and suffers severely. He often falls into the fire and often into the water.

Sin » Leads to » Disease

Job 20:11

His bones may be full of youthful vigor, but it will lie down with him in the grave.

Spermatorrhea » Disease » Genital organs

Leviticus 15:16

"When a man has an emission of semen, he is to bathe himself completely with water, and he will remain unclean until evening.

Spiritual » Desire select readings, psalms 42; 84 » Disease

Jeremiah 8:22

Is there no balm in Gilead? Is there no physician there? So why has the healing of my dear people not come about?

Isaiah 1:5

Why do you want more beatings? Why do you keep on rebelling? The whole head is hurt, and the whole heart is sick.

Micah 1:9

For her wound is incurable and has reached even Judah; it has approached the gate of my people, as far as Jerusalem.

Mark 2:17

When Jesus heard this, He told them, "Those who are well don't need a doctor, but the sick [do need one]. I didn't come to call the righteous, but sinners."

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You have shriveled me up-it has become a witness; My frailty rises up against me and testifies to my face.

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