And it came to pass about this time, that Joseph went into the house to do his business, and none of those of the house were there within.
1 Samuel 14:17
Then Saul said unto the people that were with him, Number now and see who is gone from us. And when they had numbered, behold, Jonathan and his armourbearer were not there.
But in all this time I was not at Jerusalem; for in the thirty-second year of Artaxerxes, king of Babylon, I went unto the king, and after certain days I was sent by the king.
But Thomas, one of the twelve, called Didymus, was not with them when Jesus came.
1 Samuel 20:6
If thy father at all misses me, then say, David earnestly asked leave of me that he might run to Bethlehem, his city, for all those of his lineage have an anniversary sacrifice.
1 Samuel 20:18
Then Jonathan said to David, Tomorrow is the new moon, and thou shalt be missed because thy seat will be empty.
For though I am absent in the flesh, yet I am with you in the spirit, joying and beholding your order and the steadfastness of your faith in Christ.
For the husband is not at home; he is gone a long journey:
when the people therefore saw that Jesus was not there, nor his disciples, they also entered into the boats and came to Capernaum, seeking for Jesus.
And I am glad for your sakes that I was not there, in order that ye may believe; nevertheless let us go unto him.
1 Corinthians 5:3
For I verily, as absent in body, but present in spirit, have judged already, as though I were present, him that has so done this deed.
2 Corinthians 5:8
We are confident, I say, and willing rather to be absent from the body and to be present with the Lord.
2 Corinthians 5:9
Therefore we also procure, whether present or absent, that we may please him.
2 Corinthians 10:1
Now I, Paul, myself beseech you by the meekness and clemency of the Christ (who in presence am low among you, but being absent am bold toward you)
2 Corinthians 10:11
Let such a one think this, that such as we are in word by letters when we are absent, such will we be also in deed when we are present.
2 Corinthians 13:10
Therefore I write these things being absent lest being present I should treat you with more severity, according to the power which the Lord has given me for edification, and not for destruction.
Therefore, my beloved, as ye have always hearkened, not as in my presence only, but now much more in my absence, work out your own saving health with fear and trembling.
Song of Solomon 5:6
I opened to my beloved, but my beloved had withdrawn himself and was gone; my soul went after his speech; I sought him, but I could not find him; I called him, but he gave me no answer.