12 Bible Verses about God Far Away

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Jeremiah 23:23

“Am I a God who is near,” declares the Lord,
“And not a God far off?

Psalm 22:1

For the choir director; upon Aijeleth Hashshahar. A Psalm of David.
My God, my God, why have You forsaken me?
Far from my deliverance are the words of my groaning.

Ezekiel 8:6

And He said to me, “Son of man, do you see what they are doing, the great abominations which the house of Israel are committing here, so that I would be far from My sanctuary? But yet you will see still greater abominations.”

Psalm 35:22

You have seen it, O Lord, do not keep silent;
O Lord, do not be far from me.

Psalm 38:21

Do not forsake me, O Lord;
O my God, do not be far from me!

Psalm 71:12

O God, do not be far from me;
O my God, hasten to my help!

Luke 16:23

In Hades he lifted up his eyes, being in torment, and *saw Abraham far away and Lazarus in his bosom.

Psalm 138:6

For though the Lord is exalted,
Yet He regards the lowly,
But the haughty He knows from afar.

Psalm 139:2

You know when I sit down and when I rise up;
You understand my thought from afar.

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