Refer to these scriptures when you are dealing with physical and emotional pain. In life, there are moments when we are faced with emotional or physical pain. During those times, we encourage you to turn to the Bible for divine help.
Here are ten great Bible verses to read when you need healing.
Jeremiah 17:14 —
“O Lord, if you heal me, I will be truly healed; if you save me, I will be truly saved. My praises are for you alone!”
Proverbs 4:20–22 —
“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.”
Isaiah 53:5 —
“He took up our pain and bore our suffering, yet we considered Him punished by God, stricken by Him and afflicted. But He was pierced for our transgressions, He was crushed for our iniquities; the punishment that brought us peace was on Him, and by His wounds, we are healed.”
Psalm 34:19 —
“Many are the afflictions of the righteous, but the Lord delivers him out of them all.”
Psalm 147:2 —
“He heals the brokenhearted and bandages their wounds.”
Exodus 15:26 —
“For I am the Lord who heals you.”
Jeremiah 30:17 —
“I will give you back your health and heal your wounds.”
James 5:16 —
“Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective.”
Deuteronomy 7:15 —
“The Lord will take away from you all sickness, and will afflict you with none of the terrible diseases of Egypt which you have known, but will lay them on all those who hate you.”
2 Chronicles 7:14 —
“If my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, and I will forgive their sin and will heal their land.”
No matter what you are faced with, you can turn to God because He is willing and able to help you.