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10 Comforting Bible Verses on Coping With Death
Scriptures on Dealing With Loss
The Bible is a great comfort for Christians seeking hope through the promises of God. When a loved one has passed away the Bible is a comforting source of strength while coping with the death. These ten Bible Scriptures can be used at a funeral, emailed to family members in need, or just written down and kept close as a good reminder on those bad days.
10 Bible Verses on Coping WIth Death
Scriptures For Strength From The Book of Isaiah
Yet those who wait for the LORD Will gain new strength; They will mount up with wings like eagles, They will run and not get tired, They will walk and not become weary.
'Do not fear, for I am with you; Do not anxiously look about you, for I am your God. I will strengthen you, surely I will help you, Surely I will uphold you with My righteous right hand.'
Bible Verses for Coping WIth Death- Hope In Eternity
2 Corinthians 5:1
For we know that if the earthly tent which is our house is torn down, we have a building from God, a house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens.
A good name is better than a good ointment, And the day of one's death is better than the day of one's birth.
and He shall wipe away every tear from their eyes; and there shall no longer be any death; there shall no longer be any mourning, or crying, or pain; the first things have passed away."
Coping with Death Bible Scritptures- Psalms of Comfort
God is our refuge and strength, A very present help in trouble. Therefore we will not fear, though the earth should change, And though the mountains slip into the heart of the sea;
The LORD is my shepherd, I shall not want. He makes me lie down in green pastures; He leads me beside quiet waters. He restores my soul; He guides me in the paths of righteousness For His name's sake. Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I fear no evil; for Thou art with me; Thy rod and Thy staff, they comfort me. Thou dost prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies; Thou hast anointed my head with oil; My cup overflows. Surely goodness and lovingkindness will follow me all the days of my life, And I will dwell in the house of the LORD forever.
Cast your burden upon the LORD, and He will sustain you; He will never allow the righteous to be shaken.
Bible Verses on Coping With Death- Casting Your anxiety on Him
1 Peter 5:6-7
Humble yourselves, therefore, under the mighty hand of God, that He may exalt you at the proper time, casting all your anxiety upon Him, because He cares for you.
"Come to Me, all who are weary and heavy-laden, and I will give you rest. "Take My yoke upon you, and learn from Me, for I am gentle and humble in heart; and you shall find rest for your souls. "For My yoke is easy, and My load is light."
My prayer is that God led me to the Bible Verses on Coping with Death that you were in need of reading today. Please add any other comforting Bible Verses for difficult times to the comments so this may be a better resource for those that find it.
The Holy Bible, New American Standard Bible