It is never easy to find the right words to share with someone when a loved one has passed away. The following religious sympathy messages can help encourage you to find the appropriate words to relay your feelings. If you desire to offer help to someone during this difficult time, be sure to take initiative to make the call and connect with them. Stay brief in your message and to the point. Remain positive for the family and do not include judgments.
[name] kind soul and giving spirit touched so many and will never be forgotten. Peace and blessings upon you and your family.
After the tears have dried and the goodbyes have been said, all we have to hold onto are the happy memories that we’ve shared with our loved ones who have passed, this is what keeps them alive in our hearts and in our minds, and they will continue to live on, through us.
Although no words can really help to ease the loss you bear, just know that you are very close in every thought and prayer.
I admired [name] for his strength of character and his faith. I will continue to be inspired by the actions he took and the things he said while he was alive. He will live in my memories.
I am at a loss of words, and I don’t know what to say to you to help you feel better. Please accept my condolences anyway. I’ll be praying for you.
I am praying for you to get through this time with the peace that comes from the knowledge that God loves you and that He will take care of you.
I am praying for you to have peace and strength at this time. You have my deepest sympathies.
I was saddened to hear of your loss, and I realize you have lost a blessing from God. I pray that God will bless continue to bless you in other ways and strengthen you.
I will pray for your family during this difficult time. I will ask God to give you comfort, strength, and peace.
In this tough time in your life, may our friendship, sympathy and heartfelt condolences bring you comfort.
Losing someone is never easy especially at such a young age. I am really sorry for your loss. At times like these you have to lean on your faith and try to accept that God has a bigger purpose for us. May all the love that surrounds you give you strength.
May fond memories of [name] bring you comfort during this hard time in your life. Look back on all the good memories you were able to have and smile at the fact that you were able to share these before their passing. Our hearts and prayers go out to you and your family.
May my condolences bring you comfort and may our prayers ease the pain of this loss.
May our Lord bless and comfort you and your family during this time of grief. Please accept our sincere condolences.
Our deepest sympathies go out to you and your family. May God give you the comfort and peace that you seek and may the soul of your loved one rest in peace.
Our hearts are saddened by your loss and our thoughts and prayers are with you. May the memories of [name] and the love of family surround you and give you strength in the days ahead.
Our prayers and thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time. May the comfort of God help you during this time of need.
Perhaps they are not the stars, but rather, openings in heaven where the love of our lost ones pours through and shines down upon us to let us know they are happy.
Prayers and fond memories are what we have to remember our dearly departed. May the love of family and friends comfort you during these difficult days, our most heartfelt condolences.
We are deeply saddened by your loss, our hearts go out to you and your loved ones and may our prayers guide [name] soul to our Heavenly Father.
We are saddened by your loss however, we celebrate the life of [name]. We know she is watching down from Heaven. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
We pray that God will give you strength and courage in your time of bereavement. Take comfort in friendship, prayer, and peace in love.
We pray that the love of God enfolds you during your difficult times and that he helps you heal with the passage of time.
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