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Theasaurus: Grieving

42 Bible Verses about grieving

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Job 17:7

My eyes have grown dim from grief, and my whole body has become but a shadow.

Psalm 31:10

Indeed, my life is consumed with grief, and my years with groaning; my strength has failed because of my sinfulness, and my bones waste away.

Ecclesiastes 7:3

Grief is better than laughter, for when a face is sad, a heart may be glad.

Ecclesiastes 7:2

It is better to go to a house of mourning than to go to a house of feasting, since that is the end of all mankind, and the living should take it to heart.

Lamentations 3:32

Even if He causes suffering, He will show compassion according to His abundant, faithful love.

James 4:9

Be miserable and mourn and weep. Your laughter must change to mourning and your joy to sorrow.

Jeremiah 16:5

"For this is what the Lord says: Don't enter a house where a mourning feast is taking place. Don't go to lament or sympathize with them, for I have removed My peace from these people"-[this is] the Lord's declaration-"[as well as My] faithful love and compassion.

Job 2:13

Then they sat on the ground with him seven days and nights, but no one spoke a word to him because they saw that his suffering was very intense.

Daniel 10:2

In those days I, Daniel, was mourning for three full weeks.

Psalm 31:9

Be gracious to me, Lord, because I am in distress; my eyes are worn out from angry sorrow- my whole being as well.

Psalm 6:7

My eyes are swollen from grief; they grow old because of all my enemies.

Proverbs 14:10

The heart knows its own bitterness, and no outsider shares in its joy.

Mark 16:10

She went and reported to those who had been with Him, as they were mourning and weeping.

Romans 9:2

that I have intense sorrow and continual anguish in my heart.

Isaiah 60:20

Your sun will no longer set, and your moon will not fade; for the Lord will be your everlasting light, and the days of your sorrow will be over.

Lamentations 3:33

For He does not enjoy bringing affliction or suffering on mankind.

Ecclesiastes 3:4

a time to weep and a time to laugh; a time to mourn and a time to dance;

1 Samuel 16:1

The Lord said to Samuel, "How long are you going to mourn for Saul, since I have rejected him as king over Israel? Fill your horn with oil and go. I am sending you to Jesse of Bethlehem because I have selected a king from his sons."

2 Corinthians 7:8

For although I grieved you with my letter, I do not regret it-even though I did regret it since I saw that the letter grieved you, though only for a little while.

Ezekiel 27:31

They shave their heads because of you and wrap themselves in sackcloth. They weep over you with deep anguish and bitter mourning.

2 Corinthians 2:5

If anyone has caused pain, he has not caused pain to me, but in some degree-not to exaggerate-to all of you.

Psalm 35:14

I went about [grieving] as if for my friend or brother; I was bowed down with grief, like one mourning a mother.

Topics on Grieving

Grieving God

1;6;6

the Lord regretted that He had made man on the earth, and He was grieved in His heart.

Grieving With Hope

52;4;13

We do not want you to be uninformed, brothers, concerning those who are asleep, so that you will not grieve like the rest, who have no hope.

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