Promises To The Afflicted
Most Relevant Verses
For a moment is passed in his anger, a life in his favour; at even weeping cometh for the night, and at morn there is rejoicing.
Jehovah will sustain him upon the bed of languishing: thou turnest all his bed in his sickness.
And call upon me in the day of trouble; I will deliver thee, and thou shalt glorify me.
Though I walk in the midst of trouble, thou wilt revive me: thou wilt stretch forth thy hand against the anger of mine enemies, and thy right hand shall save me.
When thou passest through the waters, I will be with thee; and through the rivers, they shall not overflow thee; when thou walkest through the fire, thou shalt not be burned, neither shall the flame kindle upon thee.
Let not your heart be troubled; ye believe on God, believe also on me.
In my Father's house there are many abodes; were it not so, I had told you: for I go to prepare you a place;
But we do know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are called according to purpose.
For our momentary and light affliction works for us in surpassing measure an eternal weight of glory;
And he said to me, My grace suffices thee; for my power is perfected in weakness. Most gladly therefore will I rather boast in my weaknesses, that the power of the Christ may dwell upon me.
Beloved, take not as strange the fire of persecution which has taken place amongst you for your trial, as if a strange thing was happening to you;
but as ye have share in the sufferings of Christ, rejoice, that in the revelation of his glory also ye may rejoice with exultation.
And I said to him, My lord, thou knowest. And he said to me, These are they who come out of the great tribulation, and have washed their robes, and have made them white in the blood of the Lamb.
And he shall wipe away every tear from their eyes; and death shall not exist any more, nor grief, nor cry, nor distress shall exist any more, for the former things have passed away.
From Thematic Bible
- Afflicted Saints
- Afflictions, Consolation During
- Afflictions, In Christian Living
- Comfort In Affliction
- Divine Care In Sickness
- Healing Cancer
- Heaven, Redeemed Community
- Persecution, Attitudes To
- Sharing In Christ
- Short Time Till The End
- Trusting God In Difficult Times
- Working Together