But if from there, thou shalt seek the LORD thy God, thou shalt find him if thou seek him with all thy heart and with all thy soul.
And ye shall seek me, and find me, for ye shall seek me with all your heart.
And I will be found of you, said the LORD: and I will turn away your captivity, and I will gather you from all the Gentiles and from all the places where I have driven you, said the LORD; and I will bring you again into the place from where I caused you to be carried away captive.
For this shall every one that is merciful pray unto thee in the time when thou may be found; surely in the floods of great waters they shall not come near unto him.
But Isaiah is very bold and says, I was found by those that did not seek me; I manifested myself unto those that did not ask after me.
Canst thou by searching find out God? Canst thou come unto the perfection of the Almighty?
yea, he dominated the angel and prevailed; he wept and made supplication unto him; he found him in Bethel, and there he spoke with us;
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;
then shalt thou understand the fear of the LORD and find the knowledge of God.
I love those that love me, and those that seek me early shall find me.
For whosoever finds me shall find life and shall obtain the will of the LORD.