Ask a Pastor Column
January 13, 2022
Presenting Biblical answers to tough questions
Q: I recently lost someone close to me. Where can I find words of comfort in the Bible?
A: It may not be easy for me to offer a satisfying answer to this question since grief can affect all of us in different ways. The best I can do is offer general guidelines and resources for grief, then list specific passages for various situations. I hope it helps.
One very beneficial source of comfort to us in times of grief is our relationships with others. Friends, family, a pastor, or a wise fellow believer can provide support and encouragemen...