12 Comforting Bible Verses About Losing A Loved One

Losing a loved one can be one of the most difficult experiences a person can face. The grief, pain, and sense of loss can be overwhelming. But in times of grief and sorrow, the word of God gives us strength. The Bible contains many passages that offer words of comfort and hope for those who are grieving the loss of a loved one.

Bible verses about losing a loved one

Here are twelve Bible verses that offer hope and comfort for those who are grieving the loss of a loved one:

  • Psalm 34:18

“The Lord is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit.”

  • Isaiah 41:10

“So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.”

  • John 14:27

“Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.”

  • Psalm 116:15

“Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of his faithful servants.”

  • Revelation 21:4

“He will wipe every tear from their eyes. There will be no more death or mourning or crying or pain, for the old order of things has passed away.”

  • Ecclesiastes 3:1-2

“For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven: a time to be born, and a time to die.”

  • Philippians 1:21

“For to me to live is Christ, and to die is gain.”

  • John 14:1

“Let not your hearts be troubled. Believe in God; believe also in me.”

  • 1 Thessalonians 4:16

“For the Lord himself will descend from heaven with a cry of command, with the voice of an archangel, and with the sound of the trumpet of God. And the dead in Christ will rise first.”

  • John 14:2

“In my Father’s house are many rooms. If it were not so, would I have told you that I go to prepare a place for you?”

  • 2 Corinthians 5:8

“We are confident, I say, and would prefer to be away from the body and at home with the Lord.”

  • Psalm 23:4

“Even though I walk through the darkest valley, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me.”

These Bible verses provide comfort, hope, and strength to those who are grieving the loss of a loved one. They remind us that God is with us in our pain and sorrow and that he is able to bring us peace and comfort in our time of need. May these Bible verses bring peace to your heart and mind as you grieve the loss of your loved one.

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