In this article, Wayne Mack discusses the identification, causes and biblical responses to despondency and depression. Mack discusses various biblical passages of those with despondency including David, Asaph and Cain. He then moves into a discussion of the biblical concept of a “way of escape” and “rejoicing and sorrowing at the same time.” The article concludes with a study guide to overcoming depression and suggested assignments for people who want to overcome despondency and depression.
Biblical Help for Overcoming Despondency, Depression
from the Journal of Biblical Counseling 2:2 | 1978