29 occurrences in 10 translations

'Comforting' in the Bible

And the words of Esau her elder son are declared to Rebekah, and she sendeth and calleth for Jacob her younger son, and saith unto him, 'Lo, Esau thy brother is comforting himself in regard to thee -- to slay thee;

Then his heart went out in love to Dinah, the daughter of Jacob, and he said comforting words to her.

So don't be afraid! I'll take care of you and your little ones." So Joseph kept on comforting them, speaking to the needs of their hearts.

But give my orders to Joshua, comforting him and making him strong; for he is to go over Jordan at the head of this people, and he will give them this land which you will see for their heritage.

She responded, "May I continue to find favor in your sight, sir, since you've been comforting me and you have spoken graciously to your servant, even though I am not one of your servants."

"Then your maidservant said, 'Please let the word of my lord the king be comforting, for as the angel of God, so is my lord the king to discern good and evil. And may the LORD your God be with you.'"

Hear and answer me, O Lord, for Your loving-kindness is sweet and comforting; according to Your plenteous tender mercy and steadfast love turn to me.

And He [earnestly] remembered for their sake His covenant and relented their sentence of evil [comforting and easing Himself] according to the abundance of His mercy and loving-kindness [when they cried out to Him].

So I again considered all the oppression that continually occurs on earth. This is what I saw: The oppressed were in tears, but no one was comforting them; no one delivers them from the power of their oppressors.

He brought me to the banqueting house, and his banner over me was love [for love waved as a protecting and comforting banner over my head when I was near him].

Therefore I said, "Look away from me, let me {weep bitterly}; you must not insist on comforting me for the destruction of the daughter of my people."

Shout with joy, you heavens, and rock with glee, you earth! Break out in song, you mountains! The LORD is comforting his people and will have compassion on his afflicted ones.

I have seen his ways, and I will make him well: I will give him rest, comforting him and his people who are sad.

so that you may nurse and be satisfied from her comforting breast and drink deeply and delight yourselves from her glorious breasts.

So that thou dost bear thy shame, And hast been ashamed of all that thou hast done, In thy comforting them.

I will send shaking on the nations at the sound of his fall, when I send him down to the underworld with those who go down into the deep: and on earth they will be comforting themselves, all the trees of Eden, the best of Lebanon, even all the watered ones.

The Lord replied with kind and comforting words to the angel who was speaking with me.

And so comforting them with these and other words, he gave the good news to the people;

the Jews, therefore, who were with her in the house, and were comforting her, having seen Mary that she rose up quickly and went forth, followed her, saying -- 'She doth go away to the tomb, that she may weep there.'

even as ye have known, how each one of you, as a father his own children, we are exhorting you, and comforting, and testifying,

May the Lord grant [His] mercy to the family of Onesiphorus, for he often showed me kindness and ministered to my needs [comforting and reviving and bracing me like fresh air]! He was not ashamed of my chains and imprisonment [for Christ's sake].

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Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
בּלג 
Balag 
Usage: 4

מבליגית 
Mabliygiyth 
Usage: 1

מנחה מנוּחה 
M@nuwchah 
Usage: 21

נחם נחוּם 
Nichuwm 
Usage: 3

נחם 
Nacham 
Usage: 108

נחמה 
Nechamah 
Usage: 2

סעד 
Ca`ad 
Usage: 12

רפד 
Raphad 
Usage: 3

תּנחוּמה תּנחם תּנחוּם 
Tanchuwm 
Usage: 5

εὐψυχέω 
Eupsucheo 
be of good comfort
Usage: 1

θαρσέω 
Tharseo 
be of good cheer , be of good comfort
Usage: 1

ὀρφανός 
Orphanos 
Usage: 1

παρακαλέω 
Parakaleo 
Usage: 102

παράκλησις 
Paraklesis 
Usage: 28

παράκλητος 
Parakletos 
Usage: 1

παραμυθέομαι 
Paramutheomai 
Usage: 4

παραμύθιον 
Paramuthion 
Usage: 1

παρηγορία 
Paregoria 
Usage: 1

συμπαρακαλέω 
Sumparakaleo 
Usage: 1

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