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Theasaurus: Grieving

42 Bible Verses about grieving

Most Relevant Verses

Job 17:7

And my eye has grown dim from grief, and the limbs of my body [are] all like a shadow.

Psalm 31:10

For my life is at an end with sorrow, and my years with sighing. My strength stumbles because of my iniquity, and my bones waste away.

Ecclesiastes 7:3

Sorrow [is] better than laughter, for by sadness of countenance the heart is made good.

Ecclesiastes 7:2

Better to go to the house of mourning than to go to the house of feasting, for [death is] the end of every person, and the living should take [it] to his heart.

Lamentations 3:32

For even though he causes grief he has compassion according to the greatness of his royal love.

James 4:9

Lament and mourn and weep! Let your laughter be turned to mourning, and your joy to gloominess.

Jeremiah 16:5

For thus says Yahweh, "You must not enter [the] house of [the] funeral meal, and you must not go to lament, and you must not show sympathy for them, for I have taken away my peace from this people," {declares} Yahweh, "the loyal love and the compassion.

Job 2:13

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

Daniel 10:2

In those days, I, Daniel, I [myself] was [in] mourning {for three whole weeks}.

Psalm 31:9

Be gracious [to] me, O Yahweh, because I have distress. My eye wastes away because of vexation, [along with] my soul and my {body}.

Psalm 6:7

My eye wastes away because of vexation; it grows old because of all my oppressors.

Proverbs 14:10

The heart knows the bitterness of its soul, but in its joy, it will not share itself with a stranger.

Mark 16:10

She went out [and] announced [it] to those who were with him [while they] were mourning and weeping.

Romans 9:2

that my grief is great and [there is] constant distress in my heart.

Isaiah 60:20

Your sun shall no longer go [down], and your moon shall not {wane}, for Yahweh himself will be your everlasting light, and your days of mourning shall come to an end.

Lamentations 3:33

He does not {afflict willingly}, or grieve {anyone}.

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

Then Yahweh said to Samuel, "{How long} will you mourn about Saul? I have rejected him from being king over Israel! Fill up your horn [with] oil and go. I will send you to Jesse the Bethlehemite, for I have chosen a king for myself among his sons."

2 Corinthians 7:8

For if indeed I grieved you by my letter, I do not regret [it]. Even if I did regret [it] (I see that that letter grieved you, even though for {a short time}),

Ezekiel 27:31

{They will shave themselves bald for your sake}, and they will dress themselves [in] sackcloth, and they will weep over you with bitterness of soul [and] with bitter wailing.

2 Corinthians 2:5

But if anyone has caused sorrow, he has not caused me sorrow, but {to some degree}--{in order not to say too much}--[to] all [of] you.

Psalm 35:14

I {behaved} as [though he were] a friend [or] as a brother to me. As one lamenting a mother, I was bowed down [in] mourning.

Topics on Grieving

Grieving God

1;6;6

And Yahweh regretted that he had made humankind on the earth, and {he was grieved in his heart}.

Grieving With Hope

52;4;13

Now we do not want you to be ignorant, brothers, concerning those who have fallen asleep, so that you will not grieve as also the rest, who have no hope.