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Theasaurus: Closeness

7 Bible Verses about Closeness

Most Relevant Verses

Numbers 24:17

I shall see him, but not now; I shall behold him, but not near by; there shall come a Star out of Jacob, and a Sceptre shall rise out of Israel and shall smite the corners of Moab and destroy all the sons of Seth.

Deuteronomy 4:7

For what nation is there so great who has God so nigh unto them, as the LORD our God is in all things that we call upon him for?

Deuteronomy 30:14

But the word is very near unto thee, in thy mouth and in thy heart that thou may fulfil it.

Ruth 1:14-18

And they lifted up their voice and wept again, and Orpah kissed her mother-in-law, but Ruth cleaved unto her. And she said, Behold, thy sister-in-law has returned to her people and to her gods; return thou after thy sister-in-law. And Ruth said, Do not intreat me to leave thee or to return from following after thee, for wherever thou goest, I will go; and wherever thou shalt lodge, I will lodge; thy people shall be my people and thy God my more.
Where thou diest, I will die, and there will I be buried; let the LORD do so unto me and let him give unto me that only death shall part thee and me. When she saw that she was courageous to go with her, then she left off speaking to her.

Psalm 23:1-4

The LORD is my shepherd; I shall not want. He makes me to lie down in green pastures; he leads me beside the still waters. He restores my soul: he leads me in the paths of righteousness for his name's more.
Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil: for thou art with me; thy rod and thy staff shall comfort me.

From Thematic Bible

Closeness » Who the lord is near to

1 Chronicles 11:9

So David waxed greater and greater, for the LORD of the hosts was with him.

Amos 5:14

Seek that which is good, and not that which is evil that ye may live; and so the LORD, the God of the hosts, shall be with you, as ye have spoken.

More verses: 2 Corinthians 13:11

Closeness » The lord being near

Acts 17:27

that they should seek the Lord, if in any manner they might reach out to touch him and find him though he is not far from each one of us;

Isaiah 50:7-8

For the Lord GOD will help me; therefore, I was not ashamed; therefore, I have set my face like a flint, and I know that I shall not be ashamed. He is near that justifies me; who will contend with me? let us stand together; who is my adversary? let him come near to me.

More verses: Jeremiah 23:23

Closeness » Those that are close to the lord

1 Chronicles 11:9

So David waxed greater and greater, for the LORD of the hosts was with him.

Closeness » The reward for not drawing near to God

Zephaniah 3:1-2

Woe to her that is filthy and polluted, to the oppressing city! She did not obey the voice; she did not receive correction; she did not trust in the LORD; she did not draw near to her God.

Closeness » Drawing near to God

Psalm 73:28

But as for me, to draw near to God is good; I have put my hope in the Lord GOD, that I may declare all thy works.

Closeness » The reward for drawing near to God