And he said unto the people, Be ready against the third day: come not at your wives.
Remove thy way far from her, and come not nigh the door of her house:
Keep thee far from a false matter; and the innocent and righteous slay thou not: for I will not justify the wicked.
And Moses took the tabernacle, and pitched it without the camp, afar off from the camp, and called it the Tabernacle of the congregation. And it came to pass, that every one which sought the LORD went out unto the tabernacle of the congregation, which was without the camp.
As far as the east is from the west, so far hath he removed our transgressions from us.
A thousand shall fall at thy side, and ten thousand at thy right hand; but it shall not come nigh thee.
Therefore is judgment far from us, neither doth justice overtake us: we wait for light, but behold obscurity; for brightness, but we walk in darkness.
We roar all like bears, and mourn sore like doves: we look for judgment, but there is none; for salvation, but it is far off from us.
And judgment is turned away backward, and justice standeth afar off: for truth is fallen in the street, and equity cannot enter.
Or else, while the other is yet a great way off, he sendeth an ambassage, and desireth conditions of peace.
My lovers and my friends stand aloof from my sore; and my kinsmen stand afar off.
And he arose, and came to his father. But when he was yet a great way off, his father saw him, and had compassion, and ran, and fell on his neck, and kissed him.
For this commandment which I command thee this day, it is not hidden from thee, neither is it far off.