14 Best Bible Verses To Read When You’re Sad

All of us can be sad at times, so when you feel sad, here are the 14 best Bible verses to read when you’re sad in the hopes that it’ll help encourage you in the Lord.

  1. 14

    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.

Revelation 21:4Tweet this quote

Tears are often the telescope by which men see far into heaven

  1. 13

    Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.

1 Thessalonians 5:16-18Tweet this quote

  1. 12

    But even the hairs of your head are all numbered. Fear not, therefore; you are of more value than many sparrows.

Matthew 10:30-31Tweet this quote

  1. 11

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

John 14:1Tweet this quote

  1. 10

    And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.

Philippians 4:6Tweet this quote

And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus

  1. 9

    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 31:8Tweet this quote

  1. 8

    Therefore encourage one another and build one another up, just as you are doing.

1 Thessalonians 5:11Tweet this quote

  1. 7

    You keep him in perfect peace whose mind is stayed on you, because he trusts in you.

Isaiah 26:3Tweet this quote

  1. 6

    For I consider that the sufferings of this present time are not worth comparing with the glory that is to be revealed to us.

Romans 8:18Tweet this quote

Remember that even in the midst of suffering, God’s will is being done

  1. 5

    The LORD is near to the brokenhearted and saves the crushed in spirit. Many are the afflictions of the righteous, but the LORD delivers him out of them all.

Psalm 34:18-19Tweet this quote

  1. 4

    He found him in a desert land, and in the howling waste of the wilderness; he encircled him, he cared for him, he kept him as the apple of his eye.

Deuteronomy 32:10Tweet this quote

  1. 3

    This poor man cried, and the LORD heard him and saved him out of all his troubles. The angel of the LORD encamps around those who fear him, and delivers them.

Psalm 34:6-7Tweet this quote

  1. 2

    No longer will there be anything accursed, but the throne of God and of the Lamb will be in it, and his servants will worship him. 4They will see his face, and his name will be on their foreheads. 5And night will be no more. They will need no light of lamp or sun, for the Lord God will be their light, and they will reign forever and ever.

Revelation 22:3-5Tweet this quote

  1. 1

    For thus said the Lord of hosts, after his glory sent me to the nations who plundered you, for he who touches you touches the apple of his eye.

Zechariah 2:8Tweet this quote

Lovely flowers are the smiles of God's goodness


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