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Theasaurus: Closeness

7 Bible Verses about Closeness

Most Relevant Verses

Numbers 24:17

I see him, but not now. I see him, but not near. A star will come out of Jacob. A scepter will rise out of Israel, and shall strike through the corners of Moab, and break down all the sons of Sheth.

Deuteronomy 4:7

For what great nation is there, that has a god so near to them, as Yahweh our God is whenever we call on him?

Deuteronomy 30:14

But the word is very near to you, in your mouth, and in your heart, that you may do it.

Ruth 1:14-18

They lifted up their voice, and wept again: and Orpah kissed her mother-in-law, but Ruth joined with her. She said, "Behold, your sister-in-law has gone back to her people, and to her god. Follow your sister-in-law." Ruth said, "Don't entreat me to leave you, and to return from following after you, for where you go, I will go; and where you lodge, I will lodge; your people shall be my people, and your God my God;read more.
where you die, will I die, and there will I be buried. Yahweh do so to me, and more also, if anything but death part you and me." When she saw that she was steadfastly minded to go with her, she left off speaking to her.

Psalm 23:1-4

Yahweh is my shepherd: I shall lack nothing. He makes me lie down in green pastures. He leads me beside still waters. He restores my soul. He guides me in the paths of righteousness for his name's sake.read more.
Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for you are with me. Your rod and your staff, they comfort me.

From Thematic Bible


Closeness » Who the lord is near to

1 Chronicles 11:9

David grew greater and greater; for Yahweh of Armies was with him.

Amos 5:14

Seek good, and not evil, that you may live; and so Yahweh, the God of Armies, will be with you, as you say.

More verses: 2 Corinthians 13:11

Closeness » The lord being near

Acts 17:27

that they should seek the Lord, if perhaps they might reach out for him and find him, though he is not far from each one of us.

Isaiah 50:7-8

For the Lord Yahweh will help me; therefore I have not been confounded: therefore have I set my face like a flint, and I know that I shall not be disappointed. He is near who justifies me; who will bring charges against me? Let us stand up 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

David grew greater and greater; for Yahweh of Armies was with him.

Closeness » The reward for not drawing near to God

Zephaniah 3:1-2

Woe to her who is rebellious and polluted, the oppressing city! She didn't obey the voice. She didn't receive correction. She didn't trust in Yahweh. She didn't draw near to her God.

Closeness » Drawing near to God

Psalm 73:28

But it is good for me to come close to God. I have made the Lord Yahweh my refuge, that I may tell of all your works. A contemplation by Asaph.

Closeness » The reward for drawing near to God