Comforting Bible Verses when facing Death
This article will explore some comforting Bible verses when facing death so, here will be discussed some Bible verses that can and will be of comfort to whosoever is feeling the pain of loss [death].
As you read through this article I will implore you to pray for guidance, that the Holy Spirit guide you through the words here and through life, most especially during this period of loss [death], for strength to be able to withstand the storm of life [death] that has hit you or your loved ones and to be able to go and grow through these Bible verses till the end.
These Bible verses serve as words of encouragement to you and any other person that will be reading them, and last but not least that these comforting Bible verses should comfort you as you read them.
When facing death, no one can ever be able to understand whatever you are feeling even if they had gone through such before. There are only two people that can really, sincerely and truly understand you and how and what you are feeling during this period, and these two individual is you and God.
There is only a person that can really help and stand by you through this period and forever, and that is the Almighty God so, my friend this is the best place for you because below are words of comfort from the Almighty God HIMSELF not from a man.
God is the only one that will stand by you always and give you an inexplicable peace that will comfort you throughout your lifetime, this peace also comes with divine joy.
Comforting Bible verses when facing death
There is also a requirement to have God’s comfort which is why you are here, is to come to God, involve HIM in your business, your struggles, and pain then HE will surely give you peace and comfort. HE will strengthen you and guide you through the storm; HE is a God that never fails.
Now, let’s have these comforting Bible verses;
Therefore, just as sin came into the world through one man, and death through sin, and so death spread to all men because all sinned
Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life. Whoever believes in me, though he die, yet shall he live, and everyone who lives and believes in me shall never die. Do you believe this?
2 Corinthians 5:8
Yes, we are of good courage, and we would rather be away from the body and at home with the Lord.
For I am sure that neither death nor life, nor angels nor rulers, nor things present nor things to come, nor powers, nor height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God in Christ Jesus our Lord.
And I heard a voice from heaven saying, “Write this: Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord from now on.” “Blessed indeed,” says the Spirit, “that they may rest from their labors, for their deeds follow them!”
“Let not your hearts be troubled. Believe in God; believe also in me. In my Father’s house are many rooms. If it were not so, would I have told you that I go to prepare a place for you? And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again and will take you to myself, that where I am you may be also. And you know the way to where I am going.”
2 Corinthians 5:6-8
So we are always of good courage. We know that while we are at home in the body we are away from the Lord, for we walk by faith, not by sight. Yes, we are of good courage, and we would rather be away from the body and at home with the Lord.
Short Comforting Bible verses when facing death
Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of his saints.
For I have no pleasure in the death of anyone, declares the Lord God; so turn, and live.”
And do not fear those who kill the body but cannot kill the soul. Rather fear him who can destroy both soul and body in hell.
When his breath departs, he returns to the earth; on that very day his plans perish.
For the living know that they will die, but the dead know nothing, and they have no more reward, for the memory of them is forgotten.
1 Corinthians 15:26
The last enemy to be destroyed is death.
A good name is better than precious ointment, and the day of death than the day of birth.
1 Corinthians 15:51
Behold! I tell you a mystery. We shall not all sleep, but we shall all be changed
The dead do not praise the Lord, nor do any who go down into silence.
My flesh and my heart may fail, but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever.
If a man dies, shall he live again? All the days of my service I would wait, till my renewal should come.
And just as it is appointed for man to die once, and after that comes judgment.
Final Thoughts on Comforting Bible verses when facing death
May these Bible verses bring the peace and comfort you seek and which I am very sure it will bring because it is only in God that we find real peace and comfort.
These comforting Bible verses when facing death are words that will surely bring hope and reassurance into your life, they are also full of words of encouragement, the dark days will surely and certainly be over, rejoice.