Blessed are those who mourn

Scripture references

Matthew 5:4 (ASV 1901)

4Blessed are they that mourn: for they shall be comforted.

Luke 6:21 (ASV 1901)

21Blessed are ye that hunger now: for ye shall be filled. Blessed are ye that weep now: for ye shall laugh.

Stories

Belinda Townsend finds warmth and peace in the Lord as she mourned the loss of her son - Benjamin, who committed suicide.
Nabeel Qureshi is astonished that God would bless him at all, let alone for mourning.
Geoffrey Bull, a prisoner of war, mourned the loss of opportunity for the Gospel in Tibet. But God poured comfort and peace into his mourning.