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Bible Verses On Dealing With Death - Scriptures For Comfort In Death (Audio Bible)
21 Bible Verses about Death
I would like to share some Bible verses that have helped me through the loss of a loved one in the hopes that they will help others as well. The loss of a loved one is already devastating for anyone. When the loss is unexpected, the pain is beyond words. I know this because three years ago, my year-old daughter passed away after an auto accident. My world came crashing down and I was engulfed in a wrenching pain that can only be known by another parent who has lost a child.
What does the Bible say about? He will wipe away every tear from their eyes, and death shall be no more, neither shall there be mourning, nor crying, nor pain anymore, for the former things have passed away. The Lord is near to the brokenhearted and saves the crushed in spirit. So also you have sorrow now, but I will see you again, and your hearts will rejoice, and no one will take your joy from you. Fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, I will help you, I will uphold you with my righteous right hand. Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. Not as the world gives do I give to you.
Watch yourselves, that you do not lose what we have accomplished, but that you may receive a full reward. But we do not want you to be uninformed, brethren, about those who are asleep, so that you will not grieve as do the rest who have no hope. The righteous man perishes, and no man takes it to heart; And devout men are taken away, while no one understands For the righteous man is taken away from evil,. For a covenant is valid only when men are dead, for it is never in force while the one who made it lives. For where a covenant is, there must of necessity be the death of the one who made it. Do not weep for the dead or mourn for him, But weep continually for the one who goes away; For he will never return Or see his native land.
2. Philippians 3:20-21
O ne of the most difficult things to deal with in life is the death of a loved one. Even for the Christian, death is a part of life. Unlike they that do not believe, the Christian has a blessed hope — that is the return of the Savior Jesus to catch up His Church and bring them to eternal life with Him and God the Father in Heaven. Here are some scripture quotes about death that I hope will comfort you. Believe in God; believe also in me. If it were not so, would I have told you that I go to prepare a place for you?
The one who believes in me will live, even though they die; and whoever lives by believing in me will never die. Do you believe this? If we live, we live for the Lord; and if we die, we die for the Lord. So, whether we live or die, we belong to the Lord. Romans NIV life. For the Lord himself will come down from heaven, with a loud command, with the voice of the archangel and with the trumpet call of God, and the dead in Christ will rise first.
Although he was afflicted with a form of MPS, the same terminal disease as my daughter, Taylor, his passing was unexpected and unanticipated. To tell you the truth, I have a fear of the same thing happening in our family. In fact, I think anyone who tells you they understand it all is not truthful. The emotions associated with the loss of a loved one are individual and unique; no one can fully grasp the grieving process. But I know my God is a loving God.