Book First LXXI COMFORT IN EXTREMITY. (a.) 5. Leave me alone, that I may find a little comfort,(WEB KJV JPS ASV WBS RSV), Job 12:5In the thought of him who is in comfort there is no respect for one who is in trouble; such is the fate of those whose feet are slipping. A primitive root; to suport (mostly figurative) -- comfort, establish ... /hebrew/5582.htm - 6k, The God of All Comfort The God of All Comfort. (KJV WBS), Ruth 2:13Then she said, "Let me find favor in your sight, my lord, because you have comforted me, and because you have spoken kindly to your handmaid, though I am not as one of your handmaidens. (KJV BBE WBS), Isaiah 12:1In that day you will say, "I will give thanks to you, Yahweh; for though you were angry with me, your anger has turned away and you comfort me. I overflow with joy in all our affliction. Animals have no capacity to receive spiritual comfort. to summon for assistance. He comforted them, and spoke kindly to them. | GotQuestions.org, How can the Bible bring comfort during a difficult time? (KJV BBE WBS YLT NIV), Acts 4:36And Joseph, who was given by the Apostles the name of Barnabas (the sense of which is, Son of comfort), a Levite and a man of Cyprus by birth,(BBE YLT), Acts 9:31So the assemblies throughout all Judea and Galilee and Samaria had peace, and were built up. Your rod and your staff, they comfort me. God is the author of comfort and "comforts us in all our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the comfort we ourselves have received from God" ( 1:4 ). (WEB KJV WEY ASV BBE WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), 2 Corinthians 7:4Great is my boldness of speech toward you. 195. " Part of Speech: Verb Transliteration: paramutheomai Phonetic Spelling: (par-am-oo-theh'-om-ahee) Short Definition: I encourage, comfort ... //strongsnumbers.com/greek2/3888.htm - 7k, 3889. paramuthia -- encouragement, exhortation, comfort ... encouragement, exhortation, comfort. (YLT NAS), Ecclesiastes 4:1Then I returned and saw all the oppressions that are done under the sun: and behold, the tears of those who were oppressed, and they had no comforter; and on the side of their oppressors there was power; but they had no comforter. 4011 . Many people say just the opposite of this. To strengthen the mind when depressed or enfeebled; to console; to give new vigor to the spirits; to cheer, or relieve from depression, or trouble. ... //strongsnumbers.com/greek2/2174.htm - 7k, 4837. sumparakaleo -- to exhort together, pass. (BBE), 2 Samuel 10:2David said, "I will show kindness to Hanun the son of Nahash, as his father showed kindness to me." God is the God of all comfort: "I, even I, am he who comforts you" ( Isa 51:12 ; see also Isaiah 51:3 Isaiah 51:19 ). He is the Spirit of truth; he will be sent in the name of Jesus; he will teach all things relating to what Jesus had taught them ( Joh 14:15-27 ). THE SCRIPTURES. To strengthen; to invigorate; to cheer or enliven. Nechum -- "comfort," an Israelite of Nehemiah's time... 5148, 5149. Etymologically, it is "to call alongside of," i.e. This edition of the NIV Bible retains the portability, convenient size, and many of the most popular features of the bestselling NIV Thinline Bible.This highly affordable edition includes black letter text, a quality Italian Duo-Tone™ cover, and presentation page, all in the portable Thinline format that is less than one inch thick. Comfort, King James Bible Dictionary. (KJV WBS), John 11:19And many of the Jews came to Martha and Mary, to comfort them concerning their brother. ... /.../palgrave/the treasury of sacred song/lxxi comfort in extremity.htm, Comfort from the Bible. (KJV WEY BBE DBY WBS YLT), 2 Thessalonians 2:16Now our Lord Jesus Christ himself, and God our Father, who loved us and gave us eternal comfort and good hope through grace,(WEB ASV BBE YLT NAS RSV), 2 Thessalonians 2:17comfort your hearts and establish you in every good work and word. (KJV WBS), Genesis 27:42The words of Esau, her elder son, were told to Rebekah. Psalm 23:4, 6 “Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil; for You are with me; Your rod and Your staff, they comfort me. I lived as a king in the army, as one who comforts the mourners. Yahweh loved him;(Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), 2 Samuel 14:17Then thine handmaid said, The word of my lord the king shall now be comfortable: for as an angel of God, so is my lord the king to discern good and bad: therefore the LORD thy God will be with thee. INTERNAL CONSOLATION The Sixteenth Chapter: True Comfort Is to Be Sought in God Alone. For a complete Scripture study system, try SwordSearcher Bible Software, which includes the unabridged version of this dictionary. Comforting Bible Verses. To comfort is to cheer and encourage. (BBE NIV), Job 16:12I was in comfort, but I have been broken up by his hands; he has taken me by the neck, shaking me to bits; he has put me up as a mark for his arrows. Nacham. Christ is comforter, intercessor, advocate. The word comfort comes from the Greek word parakle„sis. "(WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Proverbs 19:10Material comfort is not good for the foolish; much less for a servant to be put over rulers. God's promises in His Word gives us comfort. (Root in WEB KJV ASV BBE WBS YLT NAS), Ephesians 6:22whom I have sent to you for this very purpose, that you may know our state, and that he may comfort your hearts. The consolation and reassurance of those who are in distress, anxiety or need. ... /hebrew/5163.htm - 6k, 5162. nacham -- to be sorry, console oneself... to be sorry, console oneself. It also implies a need—one that Scripture speaks of exclusively for humans. If you want comfort, they think that you must not have truth. The Scriptures give examples to teach us and give us hope and comfort in God. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Psalms 119:82My eyes fail for your word. Transliteration: nacham Phonetic Spelling: (naw-kham') Short Definition: comfort. We'll send you an email with steps on how to reset your password. Further meanings are to comfort, to encourage, to cheer up, to exhort. He appears in Christ's behalf as mediator, intercessor, helper, and comforter: "he will convict the world of guilt in regard to sin and righteousness and judgment He will guide you into all truth. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT), Job 2:11Now when Job's three friends heard of all this evil that had come on him, they each came from his own place: Eliphaz the Temanite, Bildad the Shuhite, and Zophar the Naamathite, and they made an appointment together to come to sympathize with him and to comfort him. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV), Isaiah 32:9Give ear to my voice, you women who are living in comfort; give attention to my words, you daughters who have no fear of danger. Paul's classic passages on comfort ( 2 Cor 1:3-7 ; 7:2-16 ) suggest the dominant note of encouragement. And they tarried until afternoon, and they did eat both of them. of (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Psalms 119:52I remember your ordinances of old, Yahweh, and have comforted myself. So David sent by his servants to comfort him concerning his father. "(WEB KJV ASV WBS), 1 Chronicles 7:22Ephraim their father mourned many days, and his brothers came to comfort him. ... /hebrew/8575.htm - 6k, 5117. nuach -- to rest... 1), cast...down (1), deposit (3), deposited (1), down (1), enter into rest (1), find...rest (1), forsake (1), free (1), free space (2), give comfort (1), give ... /hebrew/5117.htm - 7k, 5582. saad -- to support, sustain, stay... comfort, establish, hold up, refresh self, strengthen, be upholden. (WEB KJV WEY ASV BBE WBS YLT NAS RSV), 2 Timothy 4:2Be preaching the word at all times, in every place; make protests, say sharp words, give comfort, with long waiting and teaching;(BBE), 2 Timothy 4:5But be self-controlled in all things, do without comfort, go on preaching the good news, completing the work which has been given you to do. (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Psalms 119:50This is my comfort in my affliction, for your word has revived me. David's servants came into the land of the children of Ammon to Hanun, to comfort him. That would be worse to you than all the evil that has happened to you from your youth until now. an apostle of Christ Jesus … to the church of God in Corinth … Praise be to … the God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the comfort we ourselves have received from (2 Corinthians 1:1-4) Cease then. (BBE), Titus 1:9Keeping to the true word of the teaching, so that he may be able to give comfort by right teaching and overcome the arguments of the doubters. My couch shall ease my complaint;'(WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Job 9:27If I say, I will forget my complaint, I will leave off my heaviness, and comfort myself:(KJV WBS), Job 10:20Aren't my days few? The command of Moses to not be afraid ( Exod 14:13 ; 20:20 ) is a command intended to bring comfort to the people. (BBE), Deuteronomy 28:40Your land will be full of olive-trees, but there will be no oil for the comfort of your body; for your olive-tree will give no fruit. Salem Media Group. 3. He will not speak on his own; he will speak only what he hears, and he will tell you what is yet to come" ( John 16:8 John 16:13 ). E. Jacobs, 3888. paramutheomai -- to encourge, comfort ... to encourge, comfort. It combines the idea of solace with soothing. comfort definition: 1. a pleasant feeling of being relaxed and free from pain: 2. the state of feeling better after…. Definition of comfort. (n.) A wadded bed quilt; a comfortable. These are my only fellow workers for the Kingdom of God, men who have been a comfort to me. comfort together. (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT RSV), Genesis 37:35All his sons and all his daughters rose up to comfort him, but he refused to be comforted. It appears ten times in verses 3 through 7, and is translated comfort six times and consolation four times. "(WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NIV), Genesis 18:5And I will fetch a morsel of bread, and comfort ye your hearts; after that ye shall pass on: for therefore are ye come to your servant. To comfort is to cheer and encourage. ... //christianbookshelf.org/kempis/imitation of christ/chapter ix of the lack.htm, The Sixteenth Chapter: True Comfort is to be Sought in God Alone ... BOOK THREE. (v. t.) To impart strength and hope to; to encourage; to relieve; to console; to cheer. I say, "When will you comfort me? Genesis 5:29 | View whole chapter | See verse in context And he called his name Noah, saying, This same shall comfort us concerning our work and toil of our hands, because of the ground which the LORD hath cursed. You need to understand that Christian comfort, the Bible teaches us, is different from the comfort that people seek in this world, namely: reaches, expensive vacations, position, career, etc…. David's servants came into the land of the children of Ammon. Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine Transliteration: paregoria Phonetic Spelling: (par-ay-gor-ee'-ah) Short Definition: solace, consolation ... //strongsnumbers.com/greek2/3931.htm - 7k, 3890. paramuthion -- exhortation, encouragement ... Part of Speech: Noun, Neuter Transliteration: paramuthion Phonetic Spelling: (par-am-oo'-thee-on) Short Definition: comfort, consolation Definition: comfort ... //strongsnumbers.com/greek2/3890.htm - 7k, 3870. parakaleo -- to call to or for, to exhort, to encourage ... Part of Speech: Verb Transliteration: parakaleo Phonetic Spelling: (par-ak-al-eh'- o) Short Definition: I summon, entreat, admonish, comfort Definition: (a) I ... //strongsnumbers.com/greek2/3870.htm - 10k, 404. anapsucho -- to refresh ... to refresh. For ... //christianbookshelf.org/bertrand/saint augustin/iii the comfort of the.htm, The Mourner's Comfort. In the course of our lives we find a growing need for comfort, especially in the midst of difficult times. (Root in BBE YLT NAS NIV), Luke 8:48And he said unto her, Daughter, be of good comfort: thy faith hath made thee whole; go in peace. (See JPS), Psalms 39:13Let your wrath be turned away from me, so that I may be comforted, before I go away from here, and become nothing. In both Testaments, God is the author of comfort ( Isa 51:12 ; 2 Cor 1:3 ). (n.) Unlawful support, countenance, or encouragement; as, to give aid and comfort to the enemy. Learn more. (WEB KJV WEY ASV BBE WBS YLT NAS RSV), 2 Corinthians 7:6Nevertheless, he who comforts the lowly, God, comforted us by the coming of Titus;(Root in WEB KJV WEY ASV BBE WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), 2 Corinthians 7:7and not by his coming only, but also by the comfort with which he was comforted in you, while he told us of your longing, your mourning, and your zeal for me; so that I rejoiced still more. (WEB WEY ASV BBE YLT NAS RSV NIV), 2 Corinthians 1:6But if we are afflicted, it is for your comfort and salvation. (WEB KJV ASV BBE WBS YLT NAS RSV), 1 Thessalonians 5:11Wherefore comfort yourselves together, and edify one another, even as also ye do. marg., "or Advocate, or Helper; Gr. (KJV WEY BBE WBS YLT NIV), 1 Corinthians 14:31For ye may all prophesy one by one, that all may learn, and all may be comforted. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Psalms 86:17Show me a sign of your goodness, that those who hate me may see it, and be shamed, because you, Yahweh, have helped me, and comforted me. This is a thorough bible study about the meaning of the Hebrew word נָחַם, 'nacham' translated 'relent or comfort' (Strong's 5162), and gives every verse where the Hebrew word "nacham" appears. .../s/sufferings.htm - 14k, Comforted (56 Occurrences)... (imp. (WEB KJV WEY ASV BBE WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), 2 Corinthians 7:13Therefore we have been comforted. Scripture declares that God comforts his people in times of distress. In the Old Testament naham is most often translated "to comfort." The second beatitude offers a blessing to those who mourn, "for they will be comforted" ( Matt 5:4 ). (BBE), Job 36:16Yes, he would have allured you out of distress, into a broad place, where there is no restriction. C. Harvey. (BBE), Acts 15:31The people read it, and were delighted with the comfort it brought them. (KJV BBE WBS), Luke 2:25And there was then in Jerusalem a man whose name was Simeon; and he was an upright man, fearing God and waiting for the comfort of Israel: and the Holy Spirit was on him. see GREEK eu. Therefore we were comfort ed in your comfort: yea, and exceedingly the more joyed we for the joy of Titus, because his spirit was refreshed by you all. (BBE YLT), Luke 6:24But unhappy are you who have wealth: for you have been comforted now. 3889. paramuthia -- encouragement, exhortation, 3890. paramuthion -- exhortation, encouragement, 3870. parakaleo -- to call to or for, to exhort, to encourage, 4837. sumparakaleo -- to exhort together, pass. (Root in KJV BBE WBS), 1 Corinthians 16:18For they gave comfort to my spirit and to yours: for which cause give respect to such people. 8. (BBE), Proverbs 29:17Chastise thy son, and he giveth thee comfort, Yea, he giveth delights to thy soul. THE MOURNER'S COMFORT. (YLT), Job 42:11Then came there to him all his brothers, and all his sisters, and all those who had been of his acquaintance before, and ate bread with him in his house. Comfort from the Bible. Augustin came into ... my flesh.... And so the comfort of woman's milk was ready for me. CH SPURGEON. (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Psalms 23:4Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for you are with me. ... (WEB KJV WEY ASV BBE WBS YLT NAS RSV). (BBE), 2 Corinthians 1:3Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies and God of all comfort;(WEB KJV WEY ASV BBE YLT NAS RSV NIV), 2 Corinthians 1:4who comforts us in all our affliction, that we may be able to comfort those who are in any affliction, through the comfort with which we ourselves are comforted by God. ... /hebrew/5162.htm - 6k, 4010. mabligith -- smiling, cheerfulness, source of brightening... comfort self. ... /.../various/select masterpieces of biblical literature/a cry of comfort for.htm, The Comfort of the Milk ... SAINT AUGUSTIN III THE COMFORT OF THE MILK. Affording or imparting comfort or consolation; able to comfort; cheering; as, a comfortable hope. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), Isaiah 22:4Therefore I said, "Look away from me. Maybe it’s because we’ve all experienced our own valley of the shadow of death or been in deep, dark valleys. see HEBREW balag. 7. 2 : to ease the grief or trouble of : console The … All rights reserved. ... //strongsnumbers.com/greek2/4837.htm - 7k, 218. aleipho -- anoint. This is made possible through Christ, and makes patient endurance overflow to others. (Root in KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS NAS), 2 Samuel 19:7Now therefore arise, go out, and speak to comfort your servants; for I swear by Yahweh, if you don't go out, not a man will stay with you this night. Gen. 18. It's in the Bible, Psalm 119:49-50, NKJV. When the Bible talks about someone being comforted or consoled, it generally means that they are being offered ideas that will help bring them to a more peaceful spiritual state, whether it is a new state or the restoration of one that had been under attack. 7503 . Table of Contents. Etymologically, it is "to call alongside of," i.e. to summon for assistance. 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. The comfort of friends and relations .../c/console.htm - 8k, Comfortable (2 Occurrences)... 2. (Root in KJV ASV BBE WBS YLT), Acts 20:1And after the noise had come to an end, Paul, having sent for the disciples and given them comfort, went away from them to Macedonia. 2 Corinthians 13:11 | View whole chapter | See verse in context Finally, brethren, farewell. The God of All Comfort Hannah Whitall Smith. (WEB KJV ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV), Acts 13:15And after the reading of the law and the prophets, the rulers of the Synagogue sent to them, saying, Brothers, if you have a word of comfort for the people, say on. Proud member (Entry 1 of 2) transitive verb. (See NIV), Job 38:32Dost thou bring out Mazzaroth in its season? If we are comforted, it is for your comfort, which produces in you the patient enduring of the same sufferings which we also suffer. (vt) To salute .../c/cheer.htm - 16k, Matthew 9:22But Jesus turned him about, and when he saw her, he said, Daughter, be of good comfort; thy faith hath made thee whole. (WEB WEY ASV BBE YLT NAS RSV), Hebrews 3:13But give comfort to one another every day as long as it is still Today; so that no one among you may be made hard by the deceit of sin: (BBE), Hebrews 6:18So that we, who have gone in flight from danger to the hope which has been put before us, may have a strong comfort in two unchanging things, in which it is not possible for God to be false;(BBE YLT), 1 John 3:19In this way we may be certain that we are true, and may give our heart comfort before him,(BBE), Genesis 5:29and he named him Noah, saying, "This same will comfort us in our work and in the toil of our hands, because of the ground which Yahweh has cursed. The trade-off of portability is eye-strain and fatigue – until now! If the Bible were printed like a novel, it would fill eight volumes. O stay, my LORD, my Love, 'tis I; Comfort me quickly, or I die. Word Origin from nacham Definition consolation NASB Word Usage comforting. Transliteration: Nechum Phonetic Spelling: (neh-khoom') Short Definition: Nehum. 8575. tanchum -- consolation. The designation of the Holy Ghost (John 14:16, 26; 15:26; 16:7; R.V. Paul was encouraged through the coming of Titus, who had received the comfort of the Corinthian church ( 7:4-7 ). 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. 7. ... /.../spurgeon/spurgeons sermons volume 1 1855/comfort for the desponding.htm, The Comfort of the Truth ... XXXIV THE COMFORT OF THE TRUTH. Great is my boasting on your behalf. 4496. menuchah -- resting place, rest. The comfort of this world is a comfort of body and senses, but the Christian comfort is the comfort of soul … "comfort," a man of Judah. And Aysh for her sons dost thou comfort? His father wept for him. .../c/comforted.htm - 24k, Cheer (22 Occurrences)... cheerful; -- often with up. (Root in KJV ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT), Romans 15:4For whatsoever things were written aforetime were written for our learning, that we through patience and comfort of the scriptures might have hope. Comfort. ... /hebrew/7502.htm - 6k, 8575. tanchum -- consolation... comfort, consolation. They comforted him, and consoled him concerning all the evil that Yahweh had brought on him. Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. Comfort ye your hearts. The Shepherd never promised to take him over the valley, around the valley, or to avoid the valley but He did promise to go with him through the valley. Comfort definition, to soothe, console, or reassure; bring cheer to: They tried to comfort her after her loss. So if there is any encouragement in Christ, any comfort from love, any participation in the Spirit, any affection and sympathy, complete my joy by being of the same mind, having the same love, being in full accord and of one mind. In these instances the meaning is closely related to "console.". Transliteration: Nacham Phonetic Spelling: (nakh'-am) Short Definition: Naham. ...of manoach Definition resting place, rest NASB Word Usage comforting(1), permanent. (WEB KJV WEY ASV BBE WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), 2 Corinthians 1:7Our hope for you is steadfast, knowing that, since you are partakers of the sufferings, so also are you of the comfort. anoint. Serviceable; helpful. ... Oil was also applied to the feet to soothe and show (courtesy, respect). Jesus promised the disciples another Counselor (Comforter, KJV) who would be with them forever. comfort, compassion. The term comfort zone is not used in the Bible, but the idea of pushing into uncharted territory is certainly a Biblical idea. When I think of someone getting out of their comfort zone, I am always drawn to Abraham’s story in Genesis 12. (vt) To infuse life, courage, animation, or hope, into; to inspirit; to solace or comfort. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), 1 Chronicles 19:2David said, "I will show kindness to Hanun the son of Nahash, because his father showed kindness to me." Once you experience the swiftness and ease-of-use SwordSearcher gives you right on your own computer, combined with the most powerful search features available, you will never want to use the web to do online study again. LYRICS A CRY OF COMFORT FOR JERUSALEM. COMFORT Online Bible verse finder. From a compound of eu and psuche; to be in good spirits, ie Feel encouraged -- be of good comfort. Such comfort is an essential aspect of human relationships. For usage information, please read the Baker Book House Copyright Statement. 3. To strengthen to invigorate to cheer or enliven. To obtain a true understanding of this word these scriptures need to be meditated on and notes made of their meaning in different contexts. Transliteration: nichum or nichum Phonetic Spelling: (nee-khoom') Short Definition: comfort. COMFORT, v.t. (vt) To cheer in distress or depression; to comfort; to soothe; to alleviate the grief and raise the spirits of; to relieve. paracletos").The same Greek word thus rendered is translated "Advocate" in 1 John 2:1 as applicable to Christ. "comfort," an Israelite of Nehemiah's time. "(WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV), Job 29:25I chose out their way, and sat as chief. 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