Funerals (Verses About)

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A Christian funeral, capturing the solemnity and respect of the occasion.

National Association of Christian Ministers: Verses About


Bible verses that are often used at funerals to provide comfort and hope to those in mourning:

Psalm 23:1-4 (The Lord is my shepherd…)

Psalm 46:1-2 (God is our refuge and strength…)

Psalm 73:26 (My flesh and my heart may fail…)

John 14:1-3 (Let not your hearts be troubled…)

1 Thessalonians 4:13-14 (But we do not want you to be uninformed…)

Revelation 21:4 (He will wipe away every tear from their eyes…)

Isaiah 41:10 (Fear not, for I am with you…)

Matthew 5:4 (Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted…)

2 Corinthians 5:8 (We are confident, yes, well pleased…)

Ecclesiastes 3:1-4 (To everything, there is a season…)

Romans 8:38-39 (For I am sure that neither death nor life…)

1 Corinthians 15:51-55 (Behold, I tell you a mystery…)

Isaiah 40:28-31 (Have you not known? Have you not heard?)

1 Peter 5:7 (Casting all your anxieties on Him…)

Romans 14:8 (For if we live, we live to the Lord…)

These verses offer solace and hope during times of grief and loss, reminding us of God’s presence and promise of eternal life.