Bible Quotes About Death And Mourning

Death the most universal yet least discussed phenomenon because nobody can actually explain death perfectly.

Thus, rather than merely speculating about death, grief, and eternal life, it is better to take help from the scriptures.

Hence, the Holy Bible is extremely useful in this regard. Moreover, apart from proper guidance, Bible verses prove to be a source of strength, peace and comfort. So here are some important Bible quotes about death and mourning.

“Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in Me, though he may die, he shall live. And whoever lives and believes in Me shall never die. Do you believe this?””
~ John 11:25-26

“If we live, we live for the Lord; and if we die, we die for the Lord. So, whether we live or die, we belong to the Lord.”
~ Romans 14:8

“The heart of the wise is in the house of mourning, but the heart of fools is in the house of mirth.”
~ Ecclesiastes 7:4

“Then I heard a voice from heaven saying to me, “Write: ‘Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord from now on.’”
“Yes,” says the Spirit, “that they may rest from their labors, and their works follow them.””

~ Revelation 14:13

“Brothers and sisters, we don’t want you to be ignorant about those who have died. We don’t want you to grieve like other people who have no hope. We believe that Jesus died and came back to life. We also believe that, through Jesus, God will bring back those who have died. They will come back with Jesus.”
~ 1 Thessalonians 4:13-14

“Blessed are they that mourn: for they shall be comforted.”
~ Matthew 5:4

“Those who walk uprightly enter into peace; they find rest as they lie in death.”
~ Isaiah 57:2

“For no one is cast off by the Lord forever. Though he brings grief, he will show compassion, so great is his unfailing love. For he does not willingly bring affliction or grief to anyone.”
~ Lamentations 3:31-33

“For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons, neither the present nor the future, nor any powers, neither height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God that is in Christ Jesus our Lord.”
~ Romans 8:38-39

“Since the children have flesh and blood, he too shared in their humanity so that by his death he might break the power of him who holds the power of death- that is, the devil- and free those who all their lives were held in slavery by their fear of death.”
~ Hebrews 2:14-15

“A good name is better than fine perfume, and the day of death better than the day of birth. It is better to go to a house of mourning than to go to a house of Feasting, for death is the destiny of everyone; the living should take this to heart. Frustration is better than laughter, because a sad face is good for the heart.”
~ Ecclesiastes 7:1-3

“So will it be with the resurrection of the dead. The body that is sown is perishable, it is raised imperishable; it is sown in dishonor, it is raised in glory; it is sown in weakness, it is raised in power; it is sown a natural body, it is raised a spiritual body. If there is a natural body, there is also a spiritual body.”
~ 1 Corinthians 15:42-44