"Am I a God who is near," declares the LORD, "rather than a God who is far away?
Why do you stand far away, LORD? Why do you hide in times of distress?
My God! My God! Why have you abandoned me? Why are you so far from delivering me from my groaning words?
Then the Spirit told me, "Son of Man, don't you see what they're doing? The house of Israel practices awful, detestable things here, so I'm going far away from my sanctuary. But you're about to see things even more detestable than these."
You see this, LORD, so do not be silent. Lord, do not be far from me!
Don't forsake me, LORD. My God, do not be so distant from me.
God, do not be distant from me. My God, come quickly to help me.
The LORD is far away from the wicked, but he hears the prayers of the righteous.
In the afterlife, where he was in constant torment, he looked up and saw Abraham far away and Lazarus by his side.
Though the LORD is highly exalted, yet he pays attention to those who are lowly regarded, but he is aware of the arrogant from afar.
You know when I rest and when I am active. You understand what I am thinking when I am distant from you.
The LORD appeared to Israel from far away and said, "I've loved you with an everlasting love, therefore I've drawn you with gracious love.