Bible Verses About Depression
Bible Verses About Depression

Bible Verses About Depression: Depression has become a major issue in our lives these days. It is something that you can't resist or fake it but will make you all dead inside.

But there is always light at the end of the tunnel and a way out from every situation and so will you.

So, take courage to face your demons and be strong enough to handle them. Today I want to share with you today the word of God that will help you through the trails that you are going through in your life. As the Bible is full of words of encouragement that will give you hope and light in your dark paths and the words of comfort will help you to feel protected always.

If you have faith in God and in yourself then you can conquer anything in your life. God cares for you and loves you unconditionally. If you are also feeling depressed and lonely then these bible verses about depression can help you out. 

Take some time to read these Biblical scriptures about Depression and do meditate on them every day and believe in what it has been said to you by God.

(But please also do consult to your nearest therapist or visit Verywellmind as well).

Also read: Bible Verses For Anxiety and Worry


Bible Verses About Depression

Bible Verses About Depression
Bible Verses About Depression
“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 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


“I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world, you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.”
~John 16:33


"The righteous cry out, and the LORD hears them; he delivers them from all their troubles."
~Psalm 34:17
Bible Verses About Depression
Bible Verses About Depression
“Casting all your anxieties on him, because he cares for you.”
~1 Peter 5:7


"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


“The Lord is a stronghold for the oppressed, a stronghold in times of trouble.
~Psalm 9:9


"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
Bible Verses About Depression
Bible Verses About Depression

"But you, LORD, are a shield around me, my glory, the One who lifts my head high."
~Psalm 3:3

Bible Verses For Depression And Anxiety 

Stay strong and be brave to face your life trails, because God's Love and His words of encouragement are enough for us to conquer anything in this world. (If you BELIEVE)


"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
Bible Verses About Depression
Bible Verses About Depression
“No trial has come to you but what is human. God is faithful and will not let you be tried beyond your strength; but with the trial, he will also provide a way out, so that you may be able to bear it.” 
~1 Corinthians 10:13


"But you, Lord, are a shield around me, my glory, the One who lifts my head high."
~Psalm 3:3

"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


"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 minds in Christ Jesus."
~Philippians 4:6-7
Bible Verses About Depression
Bible Verses About Depression

"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



"When I am afraid, I put my trust in you."

~Psalm 56:3


"Cast your cares on the Lord and he will sustain you; he will never let the righteous be shaken."
~Psalm 55:22
Bible Verses About Depression
Bible Verses About Depression

Bible Verses For Hopelessness 

Sometimes we all have this feeling of hopelessness but still, you should remember that God loves you and He is our only Hope, so even in our days of hopelessness we can find our Hope in Him.

"I can do all things through him who strengthens me."
~Philippians 4:13 


"He will wipe away all tears from their eyes. There will be no more death, no more grief or crying or pain. The old things have disappeared."
~ Revelation 21:4
Bible Verses About Depression
Bible Verses About Depression
"But they who wait for the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles; they shall run and not be weary; they shall walk and not faint."
~Isaiah 40:31


“My grace is all you need, for my power is greatest when you are weak.” I am most happy, then, to be proud of my weaknesses, in order to feel the protection of Christ's power over me."
~2 Corinthians 12:9


"For I am sure that neither death nor life, nor angels nor rulers, nor things present nor things to come, nor powers, nor height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God in Christ Jesus our Lord."
~Romans 8:38-39


"The Lord is not slow to fulfill his promise as some count slowness but is patient toward you, not wishing that any should perish, but that all should reach repentance."
~2 Peter 3:9
Bible Verses About Depression
Bible Verses About Depression

"Let your hope keep you joyful, be patient in your troubles, and pray at all times."
~Romans 12:12


"I sought the Lord, and he answered me and delivered me from all my fears. Those who look to him are radiant, and their faces shall never be ashamed. This poor man cried, and the Lord heard him and saved him out of all his troubles. The angel of the Lord encamps around those who fear him and delivers them."
~Psalm 34:4-7


"The Lord is near to the brokenhearted and saves the crushed in spirit.
Many are the afflictions of the righteous, but the Lord delivers him out of them all."
~Psalm 34:18-19


 When You Feel Lost

 When you reach that moment in your life where you feel lost and empty, then always remember God wants you to have a deeper relationship with Him so that you can feel and live in His presence.

"For the Son of Man came to seek and to save the lost."
~Luke 19:10
Bible Verses About Depression
Bible Verses About Depression

"You who are trying to be justified by law have been alienated from Christ; you have fallen away from grace."
~Galatians 5:4 


"But the Lord was by my side and gave me strength; so that through me the news might be given out in full measure, and all the Gentiles might give ear: and I was taken out of the mouth of the lion."
~2 Timothy 4:17


"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
Bible Verses About Depression
Bible Verses About Depression

"The LORD is my strength and my shield; my heart trusts in him, and I am helped. My heart leaps for joy and I will give thanks to him in song."
~Psalm 28:7


"But you, Lord, are a shield around me, my glory, the One who lifts my head high."
~Psalm 3:3


"Let your search be for the Lord and for his strength; let your hearts ever be turned to Him."
~1 Chronicles 16:11 


"Turn to me and be gracious to me, for I am lonely and afflicted. Relieve the troubles of my heart and free me from my anguish."
~Psalm 25:16-17
Bible Verses About Depression
Bible Verses About Depression
Final thoughts :

If you are depressed or have a feeling of being lonely then please be open up and talk to your friends or families about your feelings. I know sometimes it hard when you feel like no one cares but it's not like that your parents or anyone who is close to you always cares for you. (Remember that), or else you can seek your nearest therapists. 

Moreover, there are many online services available where you can consult with therapists.

I know what you have been thinking now that in the whole article I wrote about bible verses for depression and now I am suggesting you for a therapist..right?

See, if you look on the other side we all are not as strong as others are. Though we believe in God and many times we failed when it comes to trails, and depression is something very serious that you really need some professionals help. 

So if you seek God with a true heart in the time of your crisis, surely you will find Him and His words of comfort and love will guide you throughout your journey.

I hope you understand what I mean to say. Thank you for reading this. 
May God Bless you.

Do share with your friends or loved ones who are going through with the same, so they can also find a ray of hope in their life. Also, let me know your favorite bible verses about depression that have always helped you whenever you feel alone or depressed.

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