Here are some Bible verses to comfort the grieving in their time of need.
1 Thessalonians 4:14
But you, O God, do see trouble and grief; you consider it to take it in hand.
“Surely the LORD is in the place, and I was not aware of it.”
My comfort in my suffering is this: Your promise preserves my life.
It is only a matter of time before it is our “time to mourn.”
The heart of the wise is in the house of mourning.
So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.”
For you saw my affliction and knew the anguish of my soul.
“You do not want to leave too, do you?” Jesus asked the Twelve. Simon Peter answered him, “Lord, to whom shall we go? You have the words of eternal life.”
He will wipe every tear from their eyes. There will be no more death or mourning or crying or pain, for the old order of things has passed away.