42 Bible Verses about grieving
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“Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted.
For indeed he was sick to the point of death, but God had mercy on him, and not on him only but also on me, so that I would not have sorrow upon sorrow.
Do not grieve the Holy Spirit of God, by whom you were sealed for the day of redemption.
It is better to go to a house of mourning
Than to go to a house of feasting,
Because that is the end of every man,
And the living takes it to heart.
In this you greatly rejoice, even though now for a little while, if necessary, you have been distressed by various trials,
A foolish son is a grief to his father
And bitterness to her who bore him.
Rejoice with those who rejoice, and weep with those who weep.
But we do not want you to be uninformed, brethren, about those who are asleep, so that you will not grieve as do the rest who have no hope.
It is the blessing of the Lord that makes rich,
And He adds no sorrow to it.
For thus says the Lord, “Do not enter a house of mourning, or go to lament or to console them; for I have withdrawn My peace from this people,” declares the Lord, “My lovingkindness and compassion.
and He will wipe away every tear from their eyes; and there will no longer be any death; there will no longer be any mourning, or crying, or pain; the first things have passed away.”
For the sorrow that is according to the will of God produces a repentance without regret, leading to salvation, but the sorrow of the world produces death.
Therefore you too have grief now; but I will see you again, and your heart will rejoice, and no one will take your joy away from you.
So, remove grief and anger from your heart and put away pain from your body, because childhood and the prime of life are fleeting.
Let him drink and forget his poverty
And remember his trouble no more.
as sorrowful yet always rejoicing, as poor yet making many rich, as having nothing yet possessing all things.
Now the Lord said to Samuel, “How long will you grieve over Saul, since I have rejected him from being king over Israel? Fill your horn with oil and go; I will send you to Jesse the Bethlehemite, for I have selected a king for Myself among his sons.”
But if any has caused sorrow, he has caused sorrow not to me, but in some degree—in order not to say too much—to all of you.
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