Healing Sorrow

Definitions of heal

Adjective

1

tending to heal; therapeutic.

a healing experience

Synonyms:

alleviate ease assuage palliate relieve help lessen mitigate attenuate allay

Noun

1

the process of making or becoming sound or healthy again.

the gift of healing

Verb

1

(of a person or treatment) cause (a wound, injury, or person) to become sound or healthy again.

his concern is to heal sick people

Synonyms:

curative therapeutic medicinal remedial corrective reparative tonic restorative health-giving healthful beneficial make better make well cure treat restore to health

Synonyms of heal

Adjective

curative sanative

Verb

make better get better alleviate put right mend bring around

See also

heal

Definitions of sorrow

Noun

1

a feeling of deep distress caused by loss, disappointment, or other misfortune suffered by oneself or others.

he understood the sorrow and discontent underlying his brother's sigh

Synonyms:

sadness unhappiness misery despondency regret depression despair desolation dejection wretchedness gloom dolefulness melancholy woe heartache grief dolor

Verb

1

feel or display deep distress.

the sorrowing widower found it hard to relate to his sons

Synonyms:

mourn lament grieve be sad be miserable be despondent despair suffer ache agonize anguish pine weep wail

Synonyms of sorrow

Noun

sadness trouble grief regret

Verb

mourn grieve

Healing Sorrow

Most Relevant Verses

Genesis 41:51

Verse Concepts

Joseph named the firstborn Manasseh, "For," he said, "God has made me forget all my trouble and all my father's household."

Genesis 41:52

Verse Concepts

He named the second Ephraim, "For," he said, "God has made me fruitful in the land of my affliction."

Psalm 147:3

Verse Concepts

He heals the brokenhearted And binds up their wounds.

Isaiah 61:1

Verse Concepts

The Spirit of the Lord GOD is upon me, Because the LORD has anointed me To bring good news to the afflicted; He has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, To proclaim liberty to captives And freedom to prisoners;

Psalm 34:18

Verse Concepts

The LORD is near to the brokenhearted And saves those who are crushed in spirit.

Proverbs 10:22

Verse Concepts

It is the blessing of the LORD that makes rich, And He adds no sorrow to it.

John 16:20

Verse Concepts

"Truly, truly, I say to you, that you will weep and lament, but the world will rejoice; you will grieve, but your grief will be turned into joy.

John 16:22

Verse Concepts

"Therefore you too have grief now; but I will see you again, and your heart will rejoice, and no one will take your joy away from you.

Definitions of heal

Adjective

1

tending to heal; therapeutic.

a healing experience

Synonyms:

alleviate ease assuage palliate relieve help lessen mitigate attenuate allay

Noun

1

the process of making or becoming sound or healthy again.

the gift of healing

Verb

1

(of a person or treatment) cause (a wound, injury, or person) to become sound or healthy again.

his concern is to heal sick people

Synonyms:

curative therapeutic medicinal remedial corrective reparative tonic restorative health-giving healthful beneficial make better make well cure treat restore to health

Synonyms of heal

Adjective

curative sanative

Verb

make better get better alleviate put right mend bring around

See also

heal

Definitions of sorrow

Noun

1

a feeling of deep distress caused by loss, disappointment, or other misfortune suffered by oneself or others.

he understood the sorrow and discontent underlying his brother's sigh

Synonyms:

sadness unhappiness misery despondency regret depression despair desolation dejection wretchedness gloom dolefulness melancholy woe heartache grief dolor

Verb

1

feel or display deep distress.

the sorrowing widower found it hard to relate to his sons

Synonyms:

mourn lament grieve be sad be miserable be despondent despair suffer ache agonize anguish pine weep wail

Synonyms of sorrow

Noun

sadness trouble grief regret

Verb

mourn grieve

Healing Sorrow

Most Relevant Verses

Genesis 41:51

Verse Concepts

Joseph named the firstborn Manasseh, "For," he said, "God has made me forget all my trouble and all my father's household."

Genesis 41:52

Verse Concepts

He named the second Ephraim, "For," he said, "God has made me fruitful in the land of my affliction."

Psalm 147:3

Verse Concepts

He heals the brokenhearted And binds up their wounds.

Isaiah 61:1

Verse Concepts

The Spirit of the Lord GOD is upon me, Because the LORD has anointed me To bring good news to the afflicted; He has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, To proclaim liberty to captives And freedom to prisoners;

Psalm 34:18

Verse Concepts

The LORD is near to the brokenhearted And saves those who are crushed in spirit.

Proverbs 10:22

Verse Concepts

It is the blessing of the LORD that makes rich, And He adds no sorrow to it.

John 16:20

Verse Concepts

"Truly, truly, I say to you, that you will weep and lament, but the world will rejoice; you will grieve, but your grief will be turned into joy.

John 16:22

Verse Concepts

"Therefore you too have grief now; but I will see you again, and your heart will rejoice, and no one will take your joy away from you.