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Theasaurus: Absence

18 Bible Verses about Absence

Most Relevant Verses

2 Corinthians 12:20

For I fear, lest, when I come, I shall not find you such as I desire and that I shall be found unto you such as ye desire not, lest there be debates, envyings, wraths, strifes, backbitings, whisperings, rumours, tumults,

Philippians 1:25

And having this confidence, I know that I shall abide and continue with you all for your furtherance and joy of faith,

1 Thessalonians 2:17

But we, brethren, being taken from you for a short time in presence, not in heart, endeavoured the more abundantly with great desire to see your face.

1 Corinthians 5:3

For I verily, as absent in body, but present in spirit, have judged already, as though I were present, him that has so done this deed.

2 Corinthians 5:9

Therefore we also procure, whether present or absent, that we may please him.

2 Corinthians 10:11

Let such a one think this, that such as we are in word by letters when we are absent, such will we be also in deed when we are present.

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Exodus 24:14

And he said unto the elders, wait here for us until we come again unto you; and, behold, Aaron and Hur are with you; if anyone has any matters to settle, let him come unto them.

Topics on Absence

Absence Of Feeling

Proverbs 23:35

They have stricken me, thou shalt say, and I was not sick; they have beaten me, and I felt it not; when I shall awake, I will seek it yet again.

Absence Of Regret

Jeremiah 6:15

Were they ashamed when they had committed abomination? no, they were not at all ashamed, neither could they blush; therefore, they shall fall among those that shall fall: at the time that I visit them they shall fall, saith the LORD.

Absence Of Sex

Genesis 19:31

Then the firstborn said unto the younger, Our father is old, and there is not a man left in the earth to come in unto us after the manner of all the earth.

Absence Of Thought

Leviticus 5:4

Also the person who swears, pronouncing with his lips to do evil, or to do good, whatever it is that a man shall pronounce with an oath, and it is hid from him, when he knows of it, then he shall be guilty in one of these.

Hope, Results Of Its Absence

Job 17:13-15

If I wait, Sheol is my house; I have made my bed in the darkness.