Conquer Depression with these 13 Bible Verses

By M. Grace, November 06, 2018 23:11 PM

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Depression is a common and serious medical illness that affects how you feel, how you act and how you think. Good thing, health experts say this is treatable. Moreover, when you feel like you have this condition, you can always turn to the holy Bible to ask for God's guidance.

Here are 13 Bible Verses about Depression:

Psalm 30:11 ESV 

You have turned for me my mourning into dancing; you have loosed my sackcloth and clothed me with gladness.

Psalm 3:3 ESV

But you, O Lord, are a shield about me, my glory, and the lifter of my head.

Deuteronomy 31:8 ESV

It is the Lord who goes before you. He will be with you; he will not leave you or forsake you. Do not fear or be dismayed."

John 10:10 ESV 

The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy. I came that they may have life and have it abundantly.

Isaiah 40:31 ESV

But they who wait for the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles; they shall run and not be weary; they shall walk and not faint.

John 16:33 ESV

I have said these things to you, that in me you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation. But take heart; I have overcome the world.

Philippians 4:13 ESV

I can do all things through him who strengthens me.

Matthew 11:28 ESV

Come to me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.

Isaiah 41:10 ESV

Fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, I will help you, I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.

Proverbs 3:5-6 ESV

Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths.

Jeremiah 29:11 ESV

For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans for welfare and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope.

Psalm 30:5 ESV

For his anger is but for a moment, and his favor is for a lifetime. Weeping may tarry for the night, but joy comes with the morning.

Psalm 143:7-8 ESV

Answer me quickly, O Lord! My spirit fails! Hide not your face from me, lest I be like those who go down to the pit. Let me hear in the morning of your steadfast love, for in you I trust. Make me know the way I should go, for to you I lift up my soul.

 

 

 

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