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12 Bible Verses about Nearness To God

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Psalm 73:28

But as for me, to draw near to God is good; I have put my hope in the Lord GOD, that I may declare all thy works.

Isaiah 50:8

He is near that justifies me; who will contend with me? let us stand together; who is my adversary? let him come near to me.

Jeremiah 23:23

Am I a God of the near only, said the LORD, and not a God of the far?

Acts 17:27

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;

1 Samuel 14:36

And Saul said, Let us go down after the Philistines by night and spoil them until the morning light, and let us not leave a man of them. And they said, Do whatever seems good unto thee. Then the priest said, Let us draw near unto God here.

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Nearness to God » General references to

Acts 17:27

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;

Nearness to God » Abiding in Christ (select reading john 15)

2 John 1:9

Whosoever rebels and does not abide in the doctrine of the Christ, does not have God. He that abides in the doctrine of the Christ, the same has the Father and the Son.

1 John 2:28

And now, little children, abide in him; that, when he shall appear, we may have confidence and not be ashamed before him at his coming.

More verses: John 15:4-7

Nearness to God » In prayer and fellowship

Psalm 73:28

But as for me, to draw near to God is good; I have put my hope in the Lord GOD, that I may declare all thy works.

1 Samuel 14:36

And Saul said, Let us go down after the Philistines by night and spoil them until the morning light, and let us not leave a man of them. And they said, Do whatever seems good unto thee. Then the priest said, Let us draw near unto God here.