9 Bible Verses About Grief – Overcome The Sorrow
Dealing with a situation that causes us grief is something that we can look to God for in finding comfort through his word in the Bible.
The following are some Bible verses about grief and what God wants us to know when dealing with tough times. We pray you find them encouraging and inspirational and can offer some comfort and inner peace.
1 Let not your heart be troubled: ye believe in God, believe also in me.
2 In my Father’s house are many mansions: if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you.
3 And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again, and receive you unto myself; that where I am, there ye may be also.
4 And whither I go ye know, and the way ye know.
Blessed are they that mourn: for they shall be comforted.
4 Surely he hath borne our griefs, and carried our sorrows: yet we did esteem him stricken, smitten of God, and afflicted.
5 But he was wounded for our transgressions, he was bruised for our iniquities: the chastisement of our peace was upon him; and with his stripes we are healed.
6 All we like sheep have gone astray; we have turned every one to his own way; and the Lord hath laid on him the iniquity of us all.
2 Corinthians 1:3-4
3 Blessed be God, even the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies, and the God of all comfort;
4 Who comforteth us in all our tribulation, that we may be able to comfort them which are in any trouble, by the comfort wherewith we ourselves are comforted of God.
Come unto me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.
And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain: for the former things are passed away.
1 Thessalonians 4:13
But I would not have you to be ignorant, brethren, concerning them which are asleep, that ye sorrow not, even as others which have no hope.
For I reckon that the sufferings of this present time are not worthy to be compared with the glory which shall be revealed in us.
2 Corinthians 7:10
For godly sorrow worketh repentance to salvation not to be repented of: but the sorrow of the world worketh death.
We pray that you find some of these Bible verses about grieving comforting. His word allows us to find strength in overcoming the grief we have at any given time. It is helpful to study the word in those times as it helps us while we grieve. Prayer is helpful if we have experienced the loss of a loved one or need to get over sadness. These scriptures were taken from the King James Version (KJV) of the Bible and can help you deal with grief.