Emotional and spiritual anguish can be just as trying and difficult as physical pain. It is easy to feel overwhelmed when struggles or challenges arise, so the best way for us to recover is to look to God, our Healer and our Strongest Pillar. Read these Bible verses when you are in need of healing for the mind, body, or spirit, and feel His strength and comfort.
You have condemned and murdered the innocent one, who was not opposing you.
A cheerful heart is good medicine, but a crushed spirit dries up the bones.
1 Corinthians 10:13
No temptation has overtaken you except what is common to mankind. And God is faithful; he will not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear. But when you are tempted, he will also provide a way out so that you can endure it.
My son, pay attention to what I say; turn your ear to my words. Do not let them out of your sight, keep them within your heart; for they are life to those who find them and health to one’s whole body.
1 Peter 2:24
“He himself bore our sins” in his body on the cross, so that we might die to sins and live for righteousness; “by his wounds you have been healed.”
My flesh and my heart may fail, but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever.
Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.
He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds.
“Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy and my burden is light.”
Lord my God, I called to you for help, and you healed me.
He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak.
Lord, be gracious to us; we long for you. Be our strength every morning, our salvation in time of distress.