Proverbs 17:22

22 a  A joyful heart is good medicine,
but a crushed spirit b  dries up the bones.

2 Corinthians 7:10

10For c  godly grief produces a repentance that leads to salvation without regret, whereas d  worldly grief produces death.

Philippians 2:27

27Indeed he was ill, near to death. But God had mercy on him, and not only on him but on me also, lest I should have sorrow upon sorrow.

1 Thessalonians 4:13

The Coming of the Lord

13But we do not want you to be uninformed, brothers, about those who are asleep e  that you may not grieve as others do f  who have no hope.
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