What Are Some Comforting Bereavement Verses to Help a Grieving Friend?


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Bible verses such as Romans 8:31-39 and 2 Corinthians 1:3-4 provide comforting messages to a grieving friend, according to LynnDove.com. The website provides a list of 25 bereavement verses from the New International Version of the Bible, curated to provide comfort to those in any stage of grief.

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Some of the verses, including Psalm 46:1-2 and Psalm 23:4, provide comfort by assuring the bereaved that God is there for him while he is grieving and can help him find strength. Other verses, such as Matthew 5:4 and Psalm 34:28, promise the bereaved that he is blessed and will be comforted by God in his suffering.

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