Meditations on the Nature of God: Is God Omnipresent?

Here is a collection of Bible verses to be used for meditating on the nature of God and are listed in no particular order. This is not a justification of this particular attribute of God. The verses listed below are not all of the verses in the Bible declaring His omnipresence. This is meant for personal meditation on the attributes of God and was developed with that focus in mind. Here, we focus on the omnipresence of God.

Scripture on the Omnipresence of God

Jer. 23:23-24 Am I a God at hand, declares the Lord, and not a God far away? Can a man hide himself in secret places so that I cannot see him? declares the Lord. Do I not fill heaven and earth? declares the Lord.

Prov. 15:3 The eyes of the Lord are in every place, keeping watch on the evil and the good.

Rev. 20:11 Then I saw a great white throne and him who was seated on it. From his presence earth and sky fled away, and no place was found for them.

Job 34:21 For his eyes are on the ways of a man, and he sees all his steps.

Heb. 4:13 And no creature is hidden from his sight, but all are naked and exposed to the eyes of him to whom we must give account.

1 Kin. 8:27 But will God indeed dwell on the earth? Behold, heaven and the highest heaven cannot contain you; how much less this house that I have built!

Acts 17:24 The God who made the world and everything in it, being the Lord of heaven and earth, does not live in temples made by man.

Is. 66:1 Thus says the LORD: “Heaven is my throne, and the earth is my footstool; what is the house that you would build for me, and what is the place of my rest?”

Ps. 113:4-6 The LORD is high above all nations, and his glory above the heavens! Who is like the LORD our God, who is seated on high, who looks far down on the heavens and the earth?

Ps. 139:7-8 Where shall I go from your Spirit? Or where shall I flee from your presence? If I ascend to heaven, you are there? If I make my bed in Sheol, you are there!

Col. 1:17 And he is before all things, and in him all things hold together.

Is. 43:2 When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and through the rivers, they shall not overwhelm you; when you walk through fire you shall not be burned, and the flame shall not consume you.

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