Wounded or Broken?

Psalm 34:18

Author: John Coblentz; Source: June 1998 newsletter of Deeper Life Ministries; Used by permission.


In the Bible we read about a “wounded spirit” and also about a “broken spirit.” In some ways the meaning of these two terms is similar. Both terms indicate distress. It is possible even that one person may have a wounded spirit in response to the same situation that results in a broken spirit for another person.

But the two terms stand in contrast. First let’s consider how they are used in Scripture. Continue reading “Wounded or Broken?”