'Grief' in the Bible
that this shall be no grief to you, nor offense of heart to my lord, either that you have shed blood without cause, or that my lord has avenged himself. When Yahweh has dealt well with my lord, then remember your handmaid."
So they sat down with him on the ground seven days and seven nights, and none spoke a word to him, for they saw that his grief was very great.
"Though I speak, my grief is not subsided. Though I forbear, what am I eased?
My eye wastes away because of grief. It grows old because of all my adversaries.
But you do see trouble and grief. You consider it to take it into your hand. You help the victim and the fatherless.
Have mercy on me, Yahweh, for I am in distress. My eye, my soul, and my body waste away with grief.
My eyes are dim from grief. I have called on you daily, Yahweh. I have spread out my hands to you.
The proverbs of Solomon. A wise son makes a glad father; but a foolish son brings grief to his mother.
A foolish son brings grief to his father, and bitterness to her who bore him.
For in much wisdom is much grief; and he who increases knowledge increases sorrow.
For all his days are sorrows, and his travail is grief; yes, even in the night his heart takes no rest. This also is vanity.
In the day of your planting, you hedge it in. In the morning, you make your seed blossom, but the harvest flees away in the day of grief and of desperate sorrow.
Woe is me because of my hurt! my wound is grievous: but I said, Truly this is [my] grief, and I must bear it.
For though he cause grief, yet he will have compassion according to the multitude of his loving kindnesses.
When he rose up from his prayer, he came to the disciples, and found them sleeping because of grief,
Wherein you greatly rejoice, though now for a little while, if need be, you have been put to grief in various trials,