Top 15 Bible Verses About Physical Pain
The older I get, the more pain I feel, and it’s not getting old that bothers me but the physical pain that sometimes accompanies it, so here are 15 Bible verses that deal with the physical pains of today and the hope that we have of the end of pain…and that day is coming.
As waters fail from a lake and a river wastes away and dries up,
- Job 14:11
The night racks my bones, and the pain that gnaws me takes no rest.
- Job 30:17
Why is my pain unceasing, my wound incurable, refusing to be healed? Will you be to me like a deceitful brook, like waters that fail?
- Jeremiah 15:18
She was pregnant and was crying out in birth pains and the agony of giving birth.
- Revelation 12:2
Now why do you cry aloud? Is there no king in you? Has your counselor perished, that pain seized you like a woman in labor?
- Micah 4:9
For I am ready to fall, and my pain is ever before me.
- Psalm 38:17
My anguish, my anguish! I writhe in pain! Oh the walls of my heart! My heart is beating wildly; I cannot keep silent, for I hear the sound of the trumpet, the alarm of war.
- Jeremiah 4:19
Jabez called upon the God of Israel, saying, “Oh that you would bless me and enlarge my border, and that your hand might be with me, and that you would keep me from harm so that it might not bring me pain!” And God granted what he asked.
- 1 Chronicles 4:10
For this light momentary affliction is preparing for us an eternal weight of glory beyond all comparison, as we look not to the things that are seen but to the things that are unseen. For the things that are seen are transient, but the things that are unseen are eternal.
- 2 Corinthians 4:17-18
But I am afflicted and in pain; let your salvation, O God, set me on high!
- Psalm 69:29
so shall my word be that goes out from my mouth; it shall not return to me empty, but it shall accomplish that which I purpose, and shall succeed in the thing for which I sent it.
- Isaiah 55:11
They shall not hurt or destroy in all my holy mountain; for the earth shall be full of the knowledge of the LORD as the waters cover the sea.
- Isaiah 11:9
Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies and God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our affliction, so that we may be able to comfort those who are in any affliction, with the comfort with which we ourselves are comforted by God.
- 2 Corinthians 1:3-4
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 8:18
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 21:4
You don’t have to look very far to see someone who is hurting and in pain. It could be physical or emotional pain, so take the time to share these Bible verses with them so that they might minister to their pain and help them to put their pain into an eternal perspective.