Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Luke 15:20 in English Standard Version "And he arose and came to his father. But while he was still a long way off, his father saw him and felt compassion, and ran and embraced him and kissed him." Ge 33:4 But Esau ran to meet him and embraced him and fell on his neck and kissed him, and they wept. 2Sa 14:33 Then Joab went to the king and told him, and he summoned Absalom. So he came to the king and bowed himself on his face to the ground before the king, and the king kissed Absalom. Ac 20:37 And there was much weeping on the part of all; they embraced Paul and kissed him, Jas 4:8 Draw near to God, and he will draw near to you. Cleanse your hands, you sinners, and purify your hearts, you double-minded.