Enter into the joys and sorrows of one another

Scripture reference

Romans 12:15 (ASV 1901)

15Rejoice with them that rejoice; weep with them that weep.

Stories

After Dr. Goforth went blind, he received many letters expressing sympathy, including one from his son in-law displaying Christlike empathy and assuring Dr. Goforth that "... I rejoice in your triumphs and grieve with you in your sorrows..."
With amazing warmth and love, the Bergers wrote from England to comfort Hudson Taylor in China after news of his wife's sad demise reached them. And with great empathy, they shared in the sorrows of their brother, reminding him that, "Jehovah wounds and He heals... About never takes away to leave us poor".