But I would not have you to be ignorant, brethren, concerning them which are asleep, that all of you sorrow not, even as others which have no hope.
Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil: for you are with me; your rod and your staff they comfort me.
The LORD is nigh unto them that are of a broken heart; and saves such as be of a contrite spirit.
For this child I prayed; and the LORD has given me my petition which I asked of him:
Therefore also I have lent him to the LORD; as long as he lives he shall be lent to the LORD. And he worshipped the LORD there.
Many waters cannot quench love, neither can the floods drown it: if a man would give all the substance of his house for love, it would utterly be contemned.
He heals the broken in heart, and binds up their wounds.
And Mizpah; for he said, The LORD watch between me and you, when we are absent one from another.
For I reckon that the sufferings of this present time are not worthy to be compared with the glory which shall be revealed in us.
Who comforts us in all our tribulation, that we may be able to comfort them which are in any trouble, by the comfort wherewith we ourselves are comforted of God.
I will not leave you comfortless: I will come to you.
For all of you have need of patience, that, after all of you have done the will of God, all of you might receive the promise.
But what things were gain to me, those I counted loss for Christ.
Yea doubtless, and I count all things but loss for the excellency of the knowledge of Christ Jesus my Lord: for whom I have suffered the loss of all things, and do count them but dung, that I may win Christ,
When my father and my mother forsake me, then the LORD will take me up.
That the trial of your faith, being much more precious than of gold that perishes, though it be tried with fire, might be found unto praise and honour and glory at the appearing of Jesus Christ: