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Theasaurus: Absence

18 Bible Verses about Absence

Most Relevant Verses

2 Corinthians 12:20

I am afraid that I may come and somehow find you not as I want to find you, and that you may find me not as you want to find me. Perhaps there will be quarreling, jealousy, anger, selfishness, slander, gossip, arrogance, and disorderly conduct.

Philippians 1:25

Since I am convinced of this, I know that I will continue to live and be with all of you, so you will mature in the faith and know joy in it.

1 Thessalonians 2:17

Brothers, although we have been separated from you for a little while in person but not in heart we eagerly desire to see you again face to face.

1 Corinthians 5:3

Even though I am away from you physically, I am with you in spirit. I have already passed judgment on the man who did this, as though I were present with you.

2 Corinthians 5:9

So whether we are at home or away from home, our goal is to be pleasing to him.

2 Corinthians 10:1

Now I myself, Paul, plead with you with the gentleness and kindness of the Messiah I who am humble when I am face to face with you but forceful toward you when I am away!

2 Corinthians 10:11

Someone like this should take note of the following: What we say by letter when we are absent is what we will do when present!

From Thematic Bible


Aaron » Judges israel » absence » of moses

Exodus 24:14

He told the elders, "Wait here for us until we return to you. Look, Aaron and Hur are with you, and whoever has a dispute, let him come to them."

Topics on Absence

Absence Of Feeling

Proverbs 23:35

"They struck me," you will say, "but I never felt it. They beat me, but I never knew it When will I wake up? I want another drink."

Absence Of Regret

Jeremiah 6:15

Were they ashamed because they did what was repugnant to God? They were not ashamed at all they don't even know how to blush! Therefore they'll fall with those who fall. When I punish them, they'll be brought down," says the LORD.

Absence Of Sex

Genesis 19:31

One day the firstborn told the younger one, "Our father is old, and there's no man in the land to have sex with us, as everybody else throughout all the earth does.

Absence Of Thought

Leviticus 5:4

When a person has sworn inadvertently by what he has said, whether for evil or good, whatever it was that the person spoke, when he comes to understand what he said, he will incur guilt by one of these things.

Hope, Results Of Its Absence

Job 17:13-15

"If my hope were that my house is the afterlife itself, if I were to make my bed in darkness,

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