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Psalm 107:14 - Psalm for Depression
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14  He brought them out of darkness, the utter darkness, and broke away their chains.

Psalm 42:5

5  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 9:9-10

9  The Lord is a refuge for the oppressed, a stronghold in times of trouble. 10  Those who know your name trust in you, for you, Lord, have never forsaken those who seek you.

Psalm 55:1-2, 16-17

1  Listen to my prayer, O God, do not ignore my plea; 2  hear me and answer me. My thoughts trouble me and I am distraught 16  As for me, I call to God, and the Lord saves me. 17  Evening, morning and noon I cry out in distress, and he hears my voice.


Psalm 34:18
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18  The Lord is near to the brokenhearted and saves the crushed in spirit.

Psalm 116:3-9

3  I was overcome by distress and sorrow. 4  Then I called on the name of the Lord: “Lord, save me!” 5  The Lord is gracious and righteous; our God is full of compassion. 6  The Lord protects the unwary; when I was brought low, he saved me. 7  Return to your rest, my soul, for the Lord has been good to you. 8  For you, Lord, have delivered me from death, my eyes from tears, my feet from stumbling, 9  that I may walk before the Lord in the land of the living.

Psalm 30:5

5  Weeping may stay for the night, but rejoicing comes in the morning.

Psalm 23:4

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.

Psalm 118:5-6

5  When hard pressed, I cried to the Lord; he brought me into a spacious place. 6  The Lord is with me; I will not be afraid. What can mere mortals do to me?

Psalm 130:1-2, 5

1  Out of the depths I cry to you, Lord; 2  Lord, hear my voice. Let your ears be attentive to my cry for mercy. 5  I wait for the Lord, my whole being waits, and in his word I put my hope.

Psalm 143:4-8

4  So my spirit grows faint within me; my heart within me is dismayed. 5  I remember the days of long ago; I meditate on all your works and consider what your hands have done. 6  I spread out my hands to you; I thirst for you like a parched land. 7  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. 8  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 3:3

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

Psalm 25:16-21

16  Turn to me and be gracious to me, for I am lonely and afflicted. 17  Relieve the troubles of my heart and free me from my anguish. 18  Look on my affliction and my distress and take away all my sins. 19  See how numerous are my enemies and how fiercely they hate me! 20  Guard my life and rescue me; do not let me be put to shame, for I take refuge in you. 21  May integrity and uprightness protect me, because my hope, Lord, is in you.

Psalm 69:29-30

29  But as for me, afflicted and in pain— may your salvation, God, protect me. 30  I will praise God’s name in song and glorify him with thanksgiving.

Psalm 30:11-12

11  You turned my wailing into dancing; you removed my sackcloth and clothed me with joy, 12  that my heart may sing your praises and not be silent. Lord my God, I will praise you forever.

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Top Bible Verses for Depression:

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.”

2 Samuel 22:29
You, LORD, are my lamp; the LORD turns my darkness into light.

Deuteronomy 31:8
Do not be afraid or discouraged, for the LORD will personally go ahead of you. He will be with you; he will neither fail you nor abandon you.

Isaiah 35:10
Those who have been ransomed by the LORD will return. They will enter Jerusalem singing, crowned with everlasting joy. Sorrow and mourning will disappear, and they will be filled with joy and gladness.

John 16:33
I have told you all this so that you may have peace in me. Here on earth you will have many trials and sorrows. But take heart, because I have overcome the world.

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