When the Lord had finished speaking with Abraham, He departed, and Abraham returned to his place.
After they had made a covenant at Beer-sheba, Abimelech and Phicol, the commander of his army, left and returned to the land of the Philistines.
and if I return safely to my father’s house, then the Lord will be my God.
Laban got up early in the morning, kissed his grandchildren and daughters, and blessed them. Then Laban left to return home.
Pharaoh turned around, went into his palace, and didn’t even take this to heart.
Balaam said to the Angel of the Lord, “I have sinned, for I did not know that You were standing in the path to confront me. And now, if it is evil in Your sight, I will go back.”
who will enter the kingdom of the king of the South and then return to his own land.
The king of the North will return to his land with great wealth, but his heart will be set against the holy covenant; he will take action, then return to his own land.
He will turn his attention back to the fortresses of his own land, but he will stumble, fall, and be no more.
The Danites went on their way, and Micah turned to go back home, because he saw that they were stronger than he was.
She and her daughters-in-law prepared to leave the land of Moab, because she had heard in Moab that the Lord had paid attention to His people’s need by providing them food. She left the place where she had been living, accompanied by her two daughters-in-law, and traveled along the road leading back to the land of Judah.
So Naomi came back from the land of Moab with her daughter-in-law Ruth the Moabitess. They arrived in Bethlehem at the beginning of the barley harvest.
1 Samuel 1:19
The next morning Elkanah and Hannah got up early to bow in worship before the Lord. Afterward, they returned home to Ramah. Then Elkanah was intimate with his wife Hannah, and the Lord remembered her.
1 Samuel 2:11
Elkanah went home to Ramah, but the boy served the Lord in the presence of Eli the priest.
1 Samuel 2:20
Eli would bless Elkanah and his wife: “May the Lord give you children by this woman in place of the one she has given to the Lord.” Then they would go home.
2 Samuel 11:4
David sent messengers to get her, and when she came to him, he slept with her. Now she had just been purifying herself from her uncleanness. Afterward, she returned home.
2 Samuel 17:23
When Ahithophel realized that his advice had not been followed, he saddled his donkey and set out for his house in his hometown. He set his affairs in order and hanged himself. So he died and was buried in his father’s tomb.
2 Samuel 20:3
When David came to his palace in Jerusalem, he took the 10 concubines he had left to take care of the palace and placed them under guard. He provided for them, but he was not intimate with them. They were confined until the day of their death, living as widows.
1 Kings 10:13
King Solomon gave the queen of Sheba her every desire—whatever she asked—besides what he had given her out of his royal bounty. Then she, along with her servants, returned to her own country.
2 Chronicles 9:12
King Solomon gave the queen of Sheba her every desire, whatever she asked—far more than she had brought the king. Then she, along with her servants, returned to her own country.
2 Kings 8:3
When the woman returned from the land of the Philistines at the end of seven years, she went to appeal to the king for her house and field.
Then it says, ‘I’ll go back to my house that I came from.’ And returning, it finds the house vacant, swept, and put in order.
When He entered Capernaum again after some days, it was reported that He was at home.
and Judas Iscariot,
who also betrayed Him.
When the days of his ministry were completed, he went back home.
And Mary stayed with her about three months; then she returned to her home.
Immediately he got up before them, picked up what he had been lying on, and went home glorifying God.
I tell you, this one went down to his house justified rather than the other; because everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, but the one who humbles himself will be exalted.”
Therefore He said: “A nobleman traveled to a far country to receive for himself authority to be king and then return.
Then He said to the disciple, “Here is your mother.” And from that hour the disciple took her into his home.
Then, after they had testified and spoken the message of the Lord, they traveled back to Jerusalem, evangelizing many villages of the Samaritans.