When we experience pain, whether it be physical, emotional, or mental, it can be difficult to cope. We may feel alone and lost, but we are never alone. Many Bible verses talk about pain and how God is with us. Here are thirteen Bible verses about pain that can help us find comfort and hope.
13 Bible Verses About Pain
And God will wipe away every tear from their eyes; there shall be no more death, nor sorrow, nor crying. There shall be no more pain, for the former things have passed away.”Revelation 21:4
For I consider that the sufferings of this present time are not worthy to be compared with the glory which shall be revealed in us.Romans 8:18
For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, says the Lord, thoughts of peace and not of evil, to give you a future and a hope.Jeremiah 29:11
My bones are pierced in me at night,Job 30:17
And my gnawing pains take no rest.
I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.Philippians 4:13
And not only that, but we also glory in tribulations, knowing that tribulation produces perseverance; 4 and perseverance, character; and character, hope. 5 Now hope does not disappoint, because the love of God has been poured out in our hearts by the Holy Spirit who was given to us.Romans 5:3-5
Therefore let those who suffer according to the will of God commit their souls to Him in doing good, as to a faithful Creator.1 Peter 4:19
Blows that hurt cleanse away evil,Proverbs 20:30
As do stripes the inner depths of the heart.
Is anyone among you sick? Let him call for the elders of the church, and let them pray over him, anointing him with oil in the name of the Lord. 15 And the prayer of faith will save the sick, and the Lord will raise him up. And if he has committed sins, he will be forgiven. 16 Confess your trespasses to one another, and pray for one another, that you may be healed. The effective, fervent prayer of a righteous man avails much.James 5:14-16
For our light affliction, which is but for a moment, is working for us a far more exceeding and eternal weight of glory,2 Corinthians 4:17
Fear not, for I am with you;Isaiah 41:10
Be not dismayed, for I am your God.
I will strengthen you,
Yes, I will help you,
I will uphold you with My righteous right hand.’
The Lord is near to those who have a broken heart,Psalm 34:18
And saves such as have a contrite spirit.
He heals the brokenheartedPsalm 147:3
And binds up their wounds.
In conclusion, while the Bible does not shy away from pain, it also provides hope and reassurance to those suffering. It is clear that God is with us in our times of struggle and will never leave us alone. If you are currently experiencing pain, know that you are not alone—God is with you, and He knows what you are going through.