'Estranged' in the Bible
It was also called Mizpah, because Laban said, "May the LORD watch between you and me, when we are estranged from each other.
After all, even though we all die, and we're all like water being spilled on the ground that cannot be recovered, nevertheless God doesn't take away life, but carries out his plans so as not to cast away permanently from him those who are presently estranged.
He hath put my brethren far from me, and mine acquaintance are verily estranged from me.
The wicked are estranged from the womb: they go astray as soon as they be born, speaking lies.
I have become estranged from my brothers And an alien to my mother's sons.
They were not estranged from their lust. But while their meat was yet in their mouths,
Ah sinful nation, a people laden with iniquity, a seed of evil-doers, children that deal corruptly! they have forsaken Jehovah, they have despised the Holy One of Israel, they are estranged and gone backward.
Because they have forsaken me, and have estranged this place, and have burned incense in it unto other gods, whom neither they nor their fathers have known, nor the kings of Judah, and have filled this place with the blood of innocents;
That I may take the house of Israel in their own heart, because they are all estranged from me through their idols.
And he shall turn and reconcile the hearts of the [estranged] fathers to the [ungodly] children, and the hearts of the [rebellious] children to [the piety of] their fathers [a reconciliation produced by repentance of the ungodly], lest I come and smite the land with a curse and a ban of utter destruction.
You are estranged from Christ, [you] who are attempting to be justified by the law; you have fallen from grace.
[Remember] that you were at that time separated (living apart) from Christ [excluded from all part in Him], utterly estranged and outlawed from the rights of Israel as a nation, and strangers with no share in the sacred compacts of the [Messianic] promise [with no knowledge of or right in God's agreements, His covenants]. And you had no hope (no promise); you were in the world without God.
being darkened in understanding, estranged from the life of God by reason of the ignorance which is in them, by reason of the hardness of their hearts,
And although you at one time were estranged and alienated from Him and were of hostile attitude of mind in your wicked activities,