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Want to know what the Bible says about Humor And Laughter? Here are 93 Bible verses about Humor And Laughter from the Old and New Testaments of the Holy Bible, New International Version (NIV), sorted from the most relevant to the least relevant.

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Proverbs 17:22 NIV
A cheerful heart is good medicine,
    but a crushed spirit dries up the bones.
Psalm 126:2 NIV
Our mouths were filled with laughter,
    our tongues with songs of joy.
Then it was said among the nations,
    “The Lord has done great things for them.”
Job 8:21 NIV
He will yet fill your mouth with laughter
    and your lips with shouts of joy.
Ecclesiastes 3:4 NIV
    a time to weep and a time to laugh,
    a time to mourn and a time to dance,
Genesis 21:6 NIV
Sarah said, “God has brought me laughter, and everyone who hears about this will laugh with me.”
Proverbs 15:13 NIV
A happy heart makes the face cheerful,
    but heartache crushes the spirit.
Proverbs 14:13 NIV
Even in laughter the heart may ache,
    and rejoicing may end in grief.
Psalm 2:4 NIV
The One enthroned in heaven laughs;
    the Lord scoffs at them.
Ephesians 5:4 NIV
Nor should there be obscenity, foolish talk or coarse joking, which are out of place, but rather thanksgiving.
Luke 6:21 NIV
Blessed are you who hunger now,
    for you will be satisfied.
Blessed are you who weep now,
    for you will laugh.
Psalm 37:13 NIV
but the Lord laughs at the wicked,
    for he knows their day is coming.
Psalm 16:11 NIV
You make known to me the path of life;
    you will fill me with joy in your presence,
    with eternal pleasures at your right hand.
Psalm 32:11 NIV
Rejoice in the Lord and be glad, you righteous;
    sing, all you who are upright in heart!
Psalm 4:7 NIV
Fill my heart with joy
    when their grain and new wine abound.
Psalm 16:8-11 NIV
8 I keep my eyes always on the Lord.
    With him at my right hand, I will not be shaken.
9 Therefore my heart is glad and my tongue rejoices;
    my body also will rest secure,
10 because you will not abandon me to the realm of the dead,
    nor will you let your faithful one see decay.
11 You make known to me the path of life;
    you will fill me with joy in your presence,
    with eternal pleasures at your right hand.
Philippians 4:4 NIV
Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice!
Proverbs 31:25 NIV
She is clothed with strength and dignity;
    she can laugh at the days to come.
Zephaniah 3:17 NIV
The Lord your God is with you,
    the Mighty Warrior who saves.
He will take great delight in you;
    in his love he will no longer rebuke you,
    but will rejoice over you with singing.”
James 5:13 NIV
Is anyone among you in trouble? Let them pray. Is anyone happy? Let them sing songs of praise.
Ecclesiastes 7:6 NIV
Like the crackling of thorns under the pot,
    so is the laughter of fools.
    This too is meaningless.

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