Not Finding

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Genesis 2:20

The man gave names to all the livestock, to the birds of the sky, and to every wild animal; but for the man no helper was found as his complement.

Genesis 38:20

When Judah sent the young goat by his friend the Adullamite in order to get back the items he had left with the woman, he could not find her.

Jeremiah 50:20

In those days and at that time—
this is the Lord’s declaration—
one will search for Israel’s guilt,
but there will be none,
and for Judah’s sins,
but they will not be found,
for I will forgive those I leave as a remnant.

Ezekiel 26:21

I will make you an object of horror, and you will no longer exist. You will be sought but will never be found again.” This is the declaration of the Lord God.

Topics on Not Finding

Seeking But Not Finding People

Song of Solomon 3:1

In my bed at night
I sought the one I love;
I sought him, but did not find him.

More Verses on Not Finding

2 Samuel 17:20

Absalom’s servants came to the woman at the house and asked, “Where are Ahimaaz and Jonathan?”“They passed by toward the water,” the woman replied to them. The men searched but did not find them, so they returned to Jerusalem.

2 Kings 2:17

However, they urged him to the point of embarrassment, so he said, “Send them.” They sent 50 men, who looked for three days but did not find him.

Hosea 2:6

Therefore, this is what I will do:
I will block her way with thorns;
I will enclose her with a wall,
so that she cannot find her paths.

Genesis 19:11

They struck the men who were at the entrance of the house, both young and old, with a blinding light so that they were unable to find the entrance.

Exodus 16:27

Yet on the seventh day some of the people went out to gather, but they did not find any.

Hosea 2:7

She will pursue her lovers but not catch them;
she will seek them but not find them.
Then she will think,
“I will go back to my former husband,
for then it was better for me than now.”

Matthew 26:60

But they could not find any, even though many false witnesses came forward. Finally, two who came forward

Mark 11:13

After seeing in the distance a fig tree with leaves, He went to find out if there was anything on it. When He came to it, He found nothing but leaves, because it was not the season for figs.

Mark 14:55

The chief priests and the whole Sanhedrin were looking for testimony against Jesus to put Him to death, but they could find none.

Luke 2:45

When they did not find Him, they returned to Jerusalem to search for Him.

Luke 24:3

They went in but did not find the body of the Lord Jesus.

Luke 24:23

and when they didn’t find His body, they came and reported that they had seen a vision of angels who said He was alive.

John 7:34

You will look for Me, but you will not find Me; and where I am, you cannot come.”

John 7:36

What is this remark He made: ‘You will look for Me, and you will not find Me; and where I am, you cannot come’?”

John 7:35

Then the Jews said to one another, “Where does He intend to go so we won’t find Him? He doesn’t intend to go to the Dispersion among the Greeks and teach the Greeks, does He?

Acts 5:22

But when the temple police got there, they did not find them in the jail, so they returned and reported,

Acts 12:19

After Herod had searched and did not find him, he interrogated the guards and ordered their execution. Then Herod went down from Judea to Caesarea and stayed there.

Acts 17:6

When they did not find them, they dragged Jason and some of the brothers before the city officials, shouting, “These men who have turned the world upside down have come here too,

Romans 11:7

What then? Israel did not find what it was looking for, but the elect did find it. The rest were hardened,

Genesis 31:33

So Laban went into Jacob’s tent, then Leah’s tent, and then the tents of the two female slaves, but he found nothing. Then he left Leah’s tent and entered Rachel’s.

Genesis 31:34

Now Rachel had taken Laban’s household idols, put them in the saddlebag of the camel, and sat on them. Laban searched the whole tent but found nothing.

Genesis 31:35

She said to her father, “Sir, don’t be angry that I cannot stand up in your presence; I am having my period.” So Laban searched, but could not find the household idols.

Genesis 31:37

You’ve searched all my possessions! Have you found anything of yours? Put it here before my relatives and yours, and let them decide between the two of us.

Psalm 107:4

Some wandered in the desolate wilderness,
finding no way to a city where they could live.

Job 37:23

The Almighty—we cannot reach Him—
He is exalted in power!
He will not oppress justice and abundant righteousness,

Hosea 5:6

They go with their flocks and herds
to seek the Lord
but do not find Him;
He has withdrawn from them.

Ecclesiastes 7:24

What exists is beyond reach and very deep. Who can discover it?

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