19 Bible Verses about Mental Abuse
Most Relevant Verses
Be sober and alert. Your enemy the devil, like a roaring lion, is on the prowl looking for someone to devour.
The godly cry out and the Lord hears; he saves them from all their troubles. The Lord is near the brokenhearted; he delivers those who are discouraged. The godly face many dangers, but the Lord saves them from each one of them.read more.
He protects all his bones; not one of them is broken.
No trial has overtaken you that is not faced by others. And God is faithful: He will not let you be tried beyond what you are able to bear, but with the trial will also provide a way out so that you may be able to endure it.
and you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free."
Now the works of the flesh are obvious: sexual immorality, impurity, depravity, idolatry, sorcery, hostilities, strife, jealousy, outbursts of anger, selfish rivalries, dissensions, factions, envying, murder, drunkenness, carousing, and similar things. I am warning you, as I had warned you before: Those who practice such things will not inherit the kingdom of God!
There is therefore now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus.
Think of him who endured such opposition against himself by sinners, so that you may not grow weary in your souls and give up.
So then, one who speaks in a tongue should pray that he may interpret.
For in the first place, when you come together as a church I hear there are divisions among you, and in part I believe it.
For the music director; a psalm of David. Listen to me, O God, as I offer my lament! Protect my life from the enemy's terrifying attacks.
not to be easily shaken from your composure or disturbed by any kind of spirit or message or letter allegedly from us, to the effect that the day of the Lord is already here.
Do not treat prophecies with contempt. But examine all things; hold fast to what is good. Stay away from every form of evil.
And do not get drunk with wine, which is debauchery, but be filled by the Spirit,
He denied it again with an oath, "I do not know the man!"
And yearn like newborn infants for pure, spiritual milk, so that by it you may grow up to salvation,
The eyes of the Lord guard knowledge, but he overthrows the words of the faithless person.
But these men do not understand the things they slander, and they are being destroyed by the very things that, like irrational animals, they instinctively comprehend.
Then Abishai son of Zeruiah said to the king, "Why should this dead dog curse my lord the king? Let me go over and cut off his head!"
If Cain is to be avenged seven times as much, then Lamech seventy-seven times!"
- Mental (9 instances)