Sacred Sorrow ( serves as an ongoing collection of lament resources that can be utilized by individuals and churches for the faithful practice of lament. Developed by Dr. John W. Nielson, this website will seek to organize a variety of lament resources in ways that will be accessible and expandable. Resources include bibliographies, sermons, music, litanies, and links to a variety of seminars, videos, and articles. For more information about the Sacred Sorrow resource, or to submit resources, please contact John Nielson at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or visit the Sacred Sorrow site and click on “Contact Us.” Note: There is also a companion Facebook group called “The Sympathizing Tear.”