Those that our grieving the loss of a loved one can get comfort from the Bible. God uses Bible Verses at different times to speak to us and share his truth. These Bible Verses can be used for sympathy cards, sympathy notes or memorial cards. Feel free to use these Bible Verses for a Bible Study or devotional on sympathy. Please add any other comforting Bible Verses for sympathy cards to the comments so this may be a better study and resource to those that find it. I pray that you put your hope for comfort in God and let him pull you through any struggle.
10 Comforting Bible Verses for Sympathy Cards
Matthew 11:28– #1 Comforting Bible Verses for Sympathy Cards- Lay it at the feet of Jesus
“Come to Me, all who are weary and heavy-laden, and I will give you rest.
2 Corinthians 12:9-10– #2 Comforting Sympathy Bible Verses-Strength through our weakness
And He has said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for power is perfected in weakness.” Most gladly, therefore, I will rather boast about my weaknesses, that the power of Christ may dwell in me. Therefore I am well content with weaknesses, with insults, with distresses, with persecutions, with difficulties, for Christ’s sake; for when I am weak, then I am strong.
Psalm 23:4– #3 Comforting Bible Verse on Sympathy- No Fear
Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I fear no evil; for Thou art with me; Thy rod and Thy staff, they comfort me.
Isaiah 41:10– #4 Comforting Bible Verses for Sympathy Cards- God’s Hands
‘Do not fear, for I am with you; Do not anxiously look about you, for I am your God. I will strengthen you, surely I will help you, Surely I will uphold you with My righteous right hand.’
Isaiah 43:2– #5 Comforting Bible Verse for Sympathy Notes- God carries us through our troubles and struggles
“When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; And through the rivers, they will not overflow you. When you walk through the fire, you will not be scorched, Nor will the flame burn you.
1 Peter 5:7 – #6 Comforting Scripture Verses for Sympathy Cards- Cast your anxiety on Jesus
casting all your anxiety upon Him, because He cares for you.
More Bible Verses about Anxiety
Psalm 18:2– #7 Comforting Bible Verses for Sympathy Cards- God is a Christian’s Rock
The LORD is my rock and my fortress and my deliverer, My God, my rock, in whom I take refuge; My shield and the horn of my salvation, my stronghold.
2 Corinthians 1:3-4– #8 Comforting Bible Verse for Sympathy Cards- God is the source of comfort
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.
Revelation 21:4 – #9 Sympathy Card Bible Verse- Wipe away every tear
and He shall wipe away every tear from their eyes; and there shall no longer be any death; there shall no longer be any mourning, or crying, or pain; the first things have passed away.”
1 Thessalonians 4:13-14– #10 Comforting Bible Verse for Sympathy Cards- Hope
But we do not want you to be uninformed, brethren, about those who are asleep, that you may not grieve, as do the rest who have no hope. For if we believe that Jesus died and rose again, even so God will bring with Him those who have fallen asleep in Jesus.
I pray that these Bible Verses helped you to give comfort to someone going through troubles. Please pray over these Bible Verses and cast any anxiety or worry on God.
Holy Bible, New American Standard Version