24 Bible Verses about Sick Individuals
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After these things Joseph was told, "Your father is weakening." So he took his two sons Manasseh and Ephraim with him.
When Saul sent messengers to arrest David, she said, "He's sick."
In the morning, when Nabal was sober, his wife told him about these matters. He had a stroke and was paralyzed.
David said to him, "To whom do you belong, and where are you from?" The young man said, "I am an Egyptian, the servant of an Amalekite man. My master abandoned me when I was ill for three days.
Then Nathan went to his home. The Lord struck the child that Uriah's wife had borne to David, and the child became very ill.
Now Elisha had a terminal illness. King Joash of Israel went down to visit him. He wept before him and said, "My father, my father! The chariot and horsemen of Israel!"
I, Daniel, was exhausted and sick for days. Then I got up and again carried out the king's business. But I was astonished at the vision, and there was no one to explain it.
But Amnon became frustrated because he was so lovesick over his sister Tamar. For she was a virgin, and to Amnon it seemed out of the question to do anything to her.
Jonadab replied to him, "Lie down on your bed and pretend to be sick. When your father comes in to see you, say to him, 'Please let my sister Tamar come in so she can fix some food for me. Let her prepare the food in my sight so I can watch. Then I will eat from her hand.'"
So Amnon lay down and pretended to be sick. When the king came in to see him, Amnon said to the king, "Please let my sister Tamar come in so she can make a couple of cakes in my sight. Then I will eat from her hand."
Now he came again to Cana in Galilee where he had made the water wine. In Capernaum there was a certain royal official whose son was sick.
Now a man was there who had been disabled for thirty-eight years.
So the sisters sent a message to Jesus, "Lord, look, the one you love is sick."
So when he heard that Lazarus was sick, he remained in the place where he was for two more days.
Erastus stayed in Corinth. Trophimus I left ill in Miletus.
(Stop drinking just water, but use a little wine for your digestion and your frequent illnesses.)
When they were sick, I wore sackcloth, and refrained from eating food. (If I am lying, may my prayers go unanswered!)
At the celebration of their king, his princes become inflamed with wine; they conspire with evildoers.
At that time Jeroboam's son Abijah became sick.
After this the son of the woman who owned the house got sick. His illness was so severe he could no longer breathe.
Elisha traveled to Damascus while King Ben Hadad of Syria was sick. The king was told, "The prophet has come here."
In those days Hezekiah was stricken with a terminal illness. The prophet Isaiah son of Amoz visited him and told him, "This is what the Lord says, 'Give your household instructions, for you are about to die; you will not get well.'"
In those days Hezekiah was stricken with a terminal illness. The prophet Isaiah son of Amoz visited him and told him, "This is what the Lord says, 'Give instructions to your household, for you are about to die; you will not get well.'"
Now a certain man named Lazarus was sick. He was from Bethany, the village where Mary and her sister Martha lived.
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