42 Bible Verses About Depression NIV

The righteous cry out, and the Lord hears them                                                            he delivers them from all their troubles. The Lord is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit.

Psalm 34:17-18

The righteous cry out, and the Lord hears them he delivers them from all their troubles. The Lord is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit.

Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you.

1 Peter 5:7

Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you.

Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.

Matthew 11:28

Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.

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.

Isaiah 41:10

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.

But God, who comforts the downcast, comforted us by the coming of Titus

2 Corinthians 7:6

But God, who comforts the downcast, comforted us by the coming of Titus

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

Jeremiah 29:11

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

Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God.  And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.

Philippians 4:6-7

Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God.  And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.

For his anger lasts only a moment, but his favor lasts a lifetime; weeping may stay for the night, but rejoicing comes in the morning.

Psalm 30:5

For his anger lasts only a moment, but his favor lasts a lifetime; weeping may stay for the night,
but rejoicing comes in the morning.

The Lord is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit.

Psalm 34:18

The Lord is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit.

Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight.

Proverbs 3:5-6

Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight.

Answer me quickly, Lord; my spirit fails. Do not hide your face from me or I will be like those who go down to the pit. Let the morning bring me word of your unfailing love, for I have put my trust in you. Show me the way I should go, for to you I entrust my life.

Psalm 143:7-8

Answer me quickly, Lord; my spirit fails.
Do not hide your face from me or I will be like those who go down to the pit. Let the morning bring me word of your unfailing love, for I have put my trust in you. Show me the way I should go,
for to you I entrust my life.

Even though I walk through the darkest valley, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me.

Psalm 23:4

Even though I walk through the darkest valley,
I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me.

Anxiety weighs down the heart, but a kind word cheers it up.

Proverbs 12:25

Anxiety weighs down the heart, but a kind word cheers it up.

The Lord is a refuge for the oppressed, a stronghold in times of trouble.

Psalm 9:9

The Lord is a refuge for the oppressed, a stronghold in times of trouble.

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.

Revelation 21:4

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.

Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is his good, pleasing and perfect will.

Romans 12:2

Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is his good, pleasing and perfect will.

But you, Lord, are a shield around me, my glory, the One who lifts my head high.

Psalm 3:3

But you, Lord, are a shield around me, my glory, the One who lifts my head high.

The Lord himself goes before you and will be with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged.

Deuteronomy 31:8

The Lord himself goes before you and will be with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged.

But those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.

Isaiah 40:31

But those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.

For the Spirit God gave us does not make us timid, but gives us power, love and self-discipline.

2 Timothy 1:7

For the Spirit God gave us does not make us timid, but gives us power, love and self-discipline.

You will keep in perfect peace those whose minds are steadfast, because they trust in you.

Isaiah 26:3

You will keep in perfect peace those whose minds are steadfast, because they trust in you.

I can do all this through him who gives me strength.

Philippians 4:13

I can do all this through him who gives me strength.

Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable if anything is excellent or praiseworthy think about such things.

Philippians 4:8

Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable if anything is excellent or praiseworthy think about such things.

Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice!

Philippians 4:4

Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice!

You turned my wailing into dancing; you removed my sackcloth and clothed me with joy

Psalm 30:11

You turned my wailing into dancing; you removed my sackcloth and clothed me with joy

But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well.

Matthew 6:33

But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well.

Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy and my burden is light.

Matthew 11:28-30

Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy and my burden is light.

May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.

Romans 15:13

May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.

They will fight against you but will not overcome you, for I am with you and will rescue you, declares the Lord.

Jeremiah 1:19

They will fight against you but will not overcome you, for I am with you and will rescue you, declares the Lord.

He lifted me out of the slimy pit, out of the mud and mire; he set my feet on a rock and gave me a firm place to stand.

Psalm 40:2

He lifted me out of the slimy pit, out of the mud and mire; he set my feet on a rock and gave me a firm place to stand.

You kept my eyes from closing; I was too troubled to speak.

Psalm 77:4

You kept my eyes from closing; I was too troubled to speak.

Why, my soul, are you downcast? Why so disturbed within me? Put your hope in God, for I will yet praise him, my Savior and my God.

Psalm 42:11

Why, my soul, are you downcast? Why so disturbed within me? Put your hope in God, for I will yet praise him, my Savior and my God.

And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose

Romans 8:28

And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose

Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go.

Joshua 1:9

Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go.

And teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age

Matthew 28:20

And teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age

The Lord makes firm the steps of the one who delights in him; though he may stumble, he will not fall, for the Lord upholds him with his hand.

Psalm 37:23-24

The Lord makes firm the steps of the one who delights in him; though he may stumble, he will not fall, for the Lord upholds him with his hand.

You, Lord, are my lamp; the Lord turns my darkness into light.

2 Samuel 22:29

You, Lord, are my lamp; the Lord turns my darkness into light.

 I will not leave you as orphans; I will come to you

John 14:18

 I will not leave you as orphans; I will come to you

Humble yourselves, therefore, under God’s mighty hand, that he may lift you up in due time. Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you.

1 Peter 5:6-7

Humble yourselves, therefore, under God’s mighty hand, that he may lift you up in due time. Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you.

Godly sorrow brings repentance that leads to salvation and leaves no regret, but worldly sorrow brings death

2 Corinthians 7:10

Godly sorrow brings repentance that leads to salvation and leaves no regret, but worldly sorrow brings death

A happy heart makes the face cheerful, but heartache crushes the spirit.

Proverbs 15:13

A happy heart makes the face cheerful, but heartache crushes the spirit.

The righteous cry out, and the Lord hears them; he delivers them from all their troubles.

Psalm 34:17

The righteous cry out, and the Lord hears them; he delivers them from all their troubles.

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