Bible Verses

Comforting Bible Verses for Grief

Last Updated on November 16, 2021

Christians turn to the Word of God, the Bible, for hope and comfort during times of trial, loss, or grief.

Here is a collection of beautiful images and comforting Scripture verses laid out in attractive typography, for you to share with friends, use as a desktop background, pin, or simply read through for inspiration, hope, and comfort from the Word of God.

Comforting Scripture Verses

I lift up my eyes to the hills

I lift up my eyes to the hills, from where does my help come? My help comes from the Lord, who made heaven and earth.
– Psalm 121:1-2

Comfort from the Scriptures

Cast all your anxieties upon him, because he cares for you.
– I Peter 5:7

Comforting Scripture Verses

My flesh and my heart may fail, but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever.
– Psalm 73:26

Comforting Bible Verses

It is the Lord who goes before you. He will be with you; he will not leave you or forsake you. Do not fear or be dismayed.
– Deuteronomy 31:8

Comforting Scripture Verses

Hold on to the promises.
– Taken from Hebrews 10:23; here’s the full version:

Let us hold fast the confession of our hope without wavering, for he who promised is faithful.
– Hebrews 10:23

Comforting Scripture Verses

The Lord is near to the brokenhearted.
– Psalm 34:18

Bible Verses for Those Who Grieve

When I thought, “My foot slips,”
your steadfast love, O Lord, held me up.
When the cares of my heart are many,
your consolations cheer my soul.
– Psalm 94:18-19

Comforting Scripture Verses

God collects your tears.
– Taken from Psalm 56:8

You have kept count of my tossings; put my tears in your bottle. Are they not in your book?
– Psalm 56:8

Comforting Scripture Verses

God is greater.
– I John 3:20

II Corinthians 4:18

So we fix our eyes not on what is seen, but on what is unseen, since what is seen is temporary, but what is unseen is eternal.
– II Corinthians 4:18

Comforting Scripture Verses

Suffering produces endurance, and endurance produces character, and character produces hope.
– Romans 5:3-4

Psalm 61:2 Bible Verse Typography

From the end of the earth will I cry to you. When my heart is overwhelmed, lead me to the Rock that is higher than I.
– Psalm 61:2

Comforting Scripture Verses

What we suffer now is nothing compared to the glory He will reveal to us later.
– Romans 8:18

I Peter 5:10

After your season of suffering, God in all his grace will restore, confirm, strengthen and establish you.
– I Peter 5:10

Comforting Scripture Verses

Humble yourself before the Lord, and he will lift you up.
– James 4:10

Bible Verse Art

I will say of the Lord, He is my refuge and my fortress, my God, in Him I will trust.
– Psalm 91:2

Isaiah 26:3

You will keep him in perfect peace whose mind is stayed on you, because he trusts in you.
– Isaiah 26:3

Isaiah 40:31

But those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength.
– Isaiah 40:31

Isaiah 43:2

When you go through deep waters, I will be with you.
– Isaiah 43:2

Isaiah 58:9

Then you shall call and the Lord will answer; you shall cry and he will say, ‘Here I am.’
– Isaiah 58:9

Comfort Scripture Verse

I have loved you with an everlasting love.
– Jeremiah 31:3

Comforting Scripture Verses

Whoever believes in me has eternal life.
– John 6:47

Matthew 28:20

I am with you always.
– Matthew 28:20

Proverbs 18:10

The name of the Lord is a strong tower; the righteous run to it and are safe.
– Proverbs 18:10

Psalm 25:16

Turn to me and be gracious to me, for I am lonely and afflicted.
– Psalm 25:16

Comforting Scripture Verses

Neither height nor depth nor anything in all creation will be able to separate us from the love of God that is in Christ Jesus.
– Romans 8:39

Comforting Scripture Verses

He will wipe away every tear from their eyes, and death shall be no more, there will no longer be any mourning, crying, or pain, for the old order of things have passed away.
– Revelation 21:4

Comforting Scripture Verses

I am the Lord, I change not.
– Malachi 3:6

Comforting Bible Verses

Because he bends down to listen, I will pray as long as I have breath.
– Psalm 116:2

Psalm 34:4

I sought the Lord and he heard me and delivered me from all my fears.
– Psalm 34:4

Matthew 12:21

His name will be the hope of all the world.
– Matthew 12:21

John 16:33

Take heart, I have overcome the world.
– John 16:33

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12 thoughts on “Comforting Bible Verses for Grief”

  1. Albert.Kenneth

    Very inspiring and soothing too. Such words of thy comfort will lift your spirit and take you on much higher grounds.
    God bless

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  6. Thank you so much for composing all of these beautiful comforting scriptures together in one place! I am grateful to have come across them!

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  9. Sis.Angei Borja Ase

    Thank you for inspiring quotes and Bible verses surely will inspire the fb readers to be smart n feel good to know God is wonderful in their life.I am so grateful and thankful for this corner it finds God’s presence and easy helpful download.Bless Lord the managament and staff Pinterest more power .

  10. thank you for listing these. Very familiar and very close to the heart, but good to read and with imagery.

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