Comforts in the Bible (18 instances)

18 occurrences in 14 translations

'Comforts' in the Bible

And the words of Esau her elder son were told to Rebecca. And she sent and called Jacob her younger son, and said to him, Behold, thy brother Esau, as touching thee, comforts himself that he will kill thee.

Too few for thee are the comforts of God? And a gentle word is with thee,

I directed their course and presided as chief. I lived as a king among his troops, like one who comforts those who mourn.

She comforts, encourages, and does him only good as long as there is life within her.

I looked again, and I saw all the oppression that occurs under the sun. {I saw the tears of the oppressed-- no one comforts them! Those who oppress them are powerful-- no one can comfort them}!

I-I am the One who comforts you. Who are you that you should fear man who dies, or a son of man who is given up like grass?

I have seen his ways, and will heal him: I will lead him also, and restore comforts unto him and to his mourners.

Truly, this was the sin of your sister Sodom: pride, a full measure of food, and the comforts of wealth in peace, were seen in her and her daughters, and she gave no help to the poor or to those in need.

But Abraham said, Child, remember that you in your lifetime fully received [what is due you in] comforts and delights, and Lazarus in like manner the discomforts and distresses; but now he is comforted here and you are in anguish.

Any man who prays or prophesies (teaches, refutes, reproves, admonishes, and comforts) with his head covered dishonors his Head (Christ).

And any woman who [publicly] prays or prophesies (teaches, refutes, reproves, admonishes, or comforts) when she is bareheaded dishonors her head (her husband); it is the same as [if her head were] shaved.

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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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