51 Bible Verses about Illness
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The LORD will strengthen him upon the bed of languishing: thou wilt make all his bed in his sickness.
Also every sickness, and every plague, which is not written in the book of this law, them will the LORD bring upon thee, until thou be destroyed.
Ye know how through infirmity of the flesh I preached the gospel unto you at the first.
For God is not the author of confusion, but of peace, as in all churches of the saints.
And Jesus went about all the cities and villages, teaching in their synagogues, and preaching the gospel of the kingdom, and healing every sickness and every disease among the people.
For indeed he was sick nigh unto death: but God had mercy on him; and not on him only, but on me also, lest I should have sorrow upon sorrow.
And straightway the fountain of her blood was dried up; and she felt in her body that she was healed of that plague.
When Jesus heard that, he said, This sickness is not unto death, but for the glory of God, that the Son of God might be glorified thereby.
For my loins are filled with a loathsome disease: and there is no soundness in my flesh.
And the LORD will take away from thee all sickness, and will put none of the evil diseases of Egypt, which thou knowest, upon thee; but will lay them upon all them that hate thee.
And, behold, there was a woman which had a spirit of infirmity eighteen years, and was bowed together, and could in no wise lift up herself.
For this cause many are weak and sickly among you, and many sleep.
And Asa in the thirty and ninth year of his reign was diseased in his feet, until his disease was exceeding great: yet in his disease he sought not to the LORD, but to the physicians.
And ye shall serve the LORD your God, and he shall bless thy bread, and thy water; and I will take sickness away from the midst of thee.
Who forgiveth all thine iniquities; who healeth all thy diseases;
So that from his body were brought unto the sick handkerchiefs or aprons, and the diseases departed from them, and the evil spirits went out of them.
The spirit of a man will sustain his infirmity; but a wounded spirit who can bear?
Surely he hath borne our griefs, and carried our sorrows: yet we did esteem him stricken, smitten of God, and afflicted.
Therefore his sisters sent unto him, saying, Lord, behold, he whom thou lovest is sick.
And my temptation which was in my flesh ye despised not, nor rejected; but received me as an angel of God, even as Christ Jesus.
And Jesus went about all Galilee, teaching in their synagogues, and preaching the gospel of the kingdom, and healing all manner of sickness and all manner of disease among the people.
Drink no longer water, but use a little wine for thy stomach's sake and thine often infirmities.
But when Jesus heard that, he said unto them, They that be whole need not a physician, but they that are sick.
When Jesus heard it, he saith unto them, They that are whole have no need of the physician, but they that are sick: I came not to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance.
Is any sick among you? let him call for the elders of the church; and let them pray over him, anointing him with oil in the name of the Lord:
And to have power to heal sicknesses, and to cast out devils:
And after all this the LORD smote him in his bowels with an incurable disease.
There shall no evil befall thee, neither shall any plague come nigh thy dwelling.
Is any among you afflicted? let him pray. Is any merry? let him sing psalms.
And thou shalt have great sickness by disease of thy bowels, until thy bowels fall out by reason of the sickness day by day.
And the prayer of faith shall save the sick, and the Lord shall raise him up; and if he have committed sins, they shall be forgiven him.
In those days was Hezekiah sick unto death. And Isaiah the prophet the son of Amoz came unto him, and said unto him, Thus saith the LORD, Set thine house in order: for thou shalt die, and not live.
And a certain man was there, which had an infirmity thirty and eight years.
And said, If thou wilt diligently hearken to the voice of the LORD thy God, and wilt do that which is right in his sight, and wilt give ear to his commandments, and keep all his statutes, I will put none of these diseases upon thee, which I have brought upon the Egyptians: for I am the LORD that healeth thee.
And heal the sick that are therein, and say unto them, The kingdom of God is come nigh unto you.
A sound heart is the life of the flesh: but envy the rottenness of the bones.
And he said unto her, Daughter, thy faith hath made thee whole; go in peace, and be whole of thy plague.
And the king said unto Hazael, Take a present in thine hand, and go, meet the man of God, and inquire of the LORD by him, saying, Shall I recover of this disease?
Jesus answered, Neither hath this man sinned, nor his parents: but that the works of God should be made manifest in him.
Go, and say to Hezekiah, Thus saith the LORD, the God of David thy father, I have heard thy prayer, I have seen thy tears: behold, I will add unto thy days fifteen years.
Now Elisha was fallen sick of his sickness whereof he died. And Joash the king of Israel came down unto him, and wept over his face, and said, O my father, my father, the chariot of Israel, and the horsemen thereof.
Naked, and ye clothed me: I was sick, and ye visited me: I was in prison, and ye came unto me.
And I will add unto thy days fifteen years; and I will deliver thee and this city out of the hand of the king of Assyria; and I will defend this city for mine own sake, and for my servant David's sake.
Then the LORD will make thy plagues wonderful, and the plagues of thy seed, even great plagues, and of long continuance, and sore sicknesses, and of long continuance.
And I Daniel fainted, and was sick certain days; afterward I rose up, and did the king's business; and I was astonished at the vision, but none understood it.
In those days was Hezekiah sick unto death. And the prophet Isaiah the son of Amoz came to him, and said unto him, Thus saith the LORD, Set thine house in order; for thou shalt die, and not live.
And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain: for the former things are passed away.
The LORD will preserve him, and keep him alive; and he shall be blessed upon the earth: and thou wilt not deliver him unto the will of his enemies.
And the inhabitant shall not say, I am sick: the people that dwell therein shall be forgiven their iniquity.
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Be careful for nothing; but in every thing by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known unto God.