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The Christian Comforter: A Gift for the Afflicted and Bereaved

by Henry Bacon

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Published by Tompkins .
Written in English


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  Bible verses for comfort. How awesome it is that we have a God of comfort and peace to help us in our time of need. The Holy Spirit, which is also called the comforter is living inside believers. We can pray to Him for comfort, encouragement, and for daily strength.   General Christian Prayers Prayers for Many Different Occasions through your gift of faith we bring our perplexities to the light of your wisdom, and receive the blessed encouragement of your sympathy, and a clearer knowledge of your will. and grant me grace and strength to bear this sickness with which I am afflicted, with Christian.

The Comfort of God 3 The God of All Comfort 6 Holy Spirit, the Comforter 9 Comforting Nature of God’s Word 12 Ministering God’s Comfort to Others 18 Comfort of a Widow Children’s Page 21 A Diligent Christian Boy 23 Bible Trivia - Genesis 29 & 30 CONTENTS SURFACE MAIL Singapore/Malaysia S$ Other Countries S$ AIR MAIL Asia S$   the suffering of the afflicted one; he has not hidden his face from him but has listened to his cry for help. God is a God of the downtrodden! He is God over us even at our worst! Though we may suffer, he watches over and walks with us through it all. Don’t let your situation shut you up! Don’t let it steal your praise! It will pass.

Never think of life and death as a win/lose proposition. Some mistakenly think that if a Christian recovers from an illness, it is a victory, but if he dies, it is a defeat. For the Christian, life and death is a win/win proposition. Remember Paul’s words in Philippians “For to me, to live is Christ, and to die is gain.”. Ecclesiastes, Part 4: The Vanity of Both Wealth and Poverty. Resuming our presentation of Solomon’s Ecclesiastes here with chapter 6, as we have already explained, there are going to be times when we shall necessarily repeat ourselves, because the work itself is quite repetitive in nature. But we have also explained that as he repeats his themes, the Preacher adds different perspectives or.


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The Christian Comforter: A Gift for the Afflicted and Bereaved by Henry Bacon Download PDF EPUB FB2

Excerpt from The Christian Comforter: A Gift for the Afflicted and Bereaved He has plead earnestly, in the course of these pages, for the cultivation of spiritual mindedness, by which a proper sympathy With divine things is begotten in the soul, believing, as he does, that thus only can the consolations of Christ be justly : Henry Bacon.

Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Skip to main content. This banner text can have markup A Gift for the Afflicted and Bereaved Item Preview remove-circle The Christian Comforter: A Gift for the Afflicted and Bereaved by Henry Bacon.

Publication date Pages: The Christian comforter: a gift for the afflicted and bereaved / (Boston: Tompkins, ), by Henry Bacon (page images at HathiTrust) The Christian's triumph: including happy death scenes, illustrative of the power of the gospel.

Drawn from facts / (Boston: A. Tompkins, ), by John G. Adams (page images at HathiTrust). for the Lamb in the center of the throne will be their shepherd, and will guide them to springs of the water of life; and God will wipe every tear from their eyes." Revelation Healing Cancer Assisted Suicide Not Mourning Pleasurableness Death of natural Death Suffering grieving Illness Death Of Loved One Comforting Anxiety Decay Battles.

For the LORD has comforted His people, and will have mercy on His afflicted.” Isaiah “For the LORD will comfort Zion, He will comfort all her waste places; He will make her wilderness like Eden, and her desert like the garden of the LORD; joy and gladness will. James Submit yourselves therefore to God.

Resist the devil, and he will flee from you. Believers Have a Blessed Hope. Psalms Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of his saints. Psalms This is my comfort in my affliction, that your promise gives me life. Isaiah And the ransomed of the Lord shall return and come.

4 Surely he took up our pain and bore our suffering, yet we considered him punished by God, stricken by him, and afflicted. 5 But he was pierced for our transgressions, he was crushed for our iniquities; the punishment that brought us peace was on him, and by his wounds we are healed.

6 We all, like sheep, have gone astray, each of us has turned to our own way; and the LORD has laid on him. “As oft as I read the Lamentations of Jeremiah, saith Gregory Nazianzen, my voice faileth me, and I am overwhelmed with tears.

The misery of that poor people cometh under my view, as it were, and my heart is therewith very much affected and afflicted.” (John Trapp) A. Jerusalem afflicted with no comfort. Grieving over an empty city. The believer in Christ is expected to get to know God better as he walks the pilgrim pathway.

But there are things that he can learn only through suffering. One of those things is that He is the God of all comfort. I had known throughout my ministry, of course, that God comforts His own. I had taught about the ministry of the Holy Spirit, our paraclete, who was sent by Christ to help us.

Psalms For he has not despised or abhorred the affliction of the afflicted, and he has not hidden his face from him, but has heard, when he cried to him.

Psalms You have kept count of my tossings; put my tears in your they not in your book. Psalms I love the LORD, because he has heard my voice and my pleas for mercy.

Because he inclined his ear to me, therefore. Ecclesiastes There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under heaven: a time to be born and a time to die, a time to plant and a time to uproot, a time to kill and a time to heal, a time to tear down and a time to build, a time to weep and a time to laugh, a time to mourn and a time to dance, a time to scatter stones and a time to gather them, a time to embrace and a Author: Jack Zavada.

A LMIGHTY God, our heavenly Father, in whose hands are the living and the dead; We give thee thanks for all those thy servants who have laid down their lives in the service of our country. Grant to them thy mercy and the light of thy presence, that the good work which thou hast begun in them may be perfected; through Jesus Christ thy Son our Lord.

It can be hard to find comfort from the pain and trouble of this world. When Christians face trials and tribulations, the Word of God can be a great source of comfort. Indeed Jesus was the great comforter who came to comfort all those who mourn.

The Bible is chock-full of comforting Bible verses that help believers overcome their grief and pain. O LORD Jesus Christ, thou good Shepherd of the sheep, who didst come to seek and to save that which was lost; We beseech thee to be present in thy power with the Missions of thy Church in this our land.

Shew forth thy compassion to the helpless, enlighten the ignorant, succour those in peril, and bring home the wanderers in safety to thy fold; who livest and reignest with the Father and the.

Isaiah b – For the Lord hath comforted His people, and will have mercy on His afflicted. Jeremiah – I will turn their mourning into gladness. I will give them comfort and joy instead of sorrow. 2 Corinthians – What a wonderful God we have-He is the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the source of every mercy, and the one who.

The basic concept for comfort in both the Old and New Testaments is encouragement, whether by words or the presence of another to help in time of need.

Synonymous words are console, help, give relief, cheer up, exhort, and fear not. In the Old Testament naham [ j"n] is most often translated "to comfort." God is the God of all comfort: "I, even.

This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. Losing a loved one can bring about a sudden feeling of shock and trouble. Reciting a traditional prayer for comfort can help to bring you consolation and reassurance.

Here is a look at some great prayers for the loss of a loved one. Heavenly Father, thank you that I am never alone, your presence calms the troubled sea of my life and speaks. A library is a good place to go when you feel bewildered or undecided, for there, in a book, you may have your question answered.

Books are good company, in sad times and happy times, for books are people - people who have managed to stay alive by hiding between the covers of a book." [Letters of Note; Troy (MI, USA) Public Library, ]”. Prayer for a Dying Servant. O God the Father, Father of the spirits of all men; O God the Son, who has washed away our sins by his own blood, and who by his resurrection has brought life and immortality to light; O God the Holy Ghost, Regenerator, Sanctifier and Comforter of your saints—have compassion now, we ask you, upon the low estate of your servant lying in the extremity of sickness.

The Voice of Jesus in the Storm! By Newman Hall "When they saw Him walking on the lake, they thought He was a ghost. They cried out, because they all saw Him and were terrified. Immediately He spoke to them and said: Take heart!

It is I! Do not be afraid." Mark .- Explore tinkerbellad76's board "Prayer for the sick!!" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Prayer for the sick, Sick and Prayers pins.Words of Comfort for those in Bereavement, Sickness, Sorrow and the Varied Trials of Life.

Edited by J. Sanderson, "The brightest rainbow is seen upon the darkest cloud." Havergal "Earth has no sorrow that Heaven cannot heal." Moore.

PUBLISHER'S NOTE The aim of this book is to console suffering, and to comfort bereaved ones.