Topical Index of Scriptures

Biblical fear of the Lord


"The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom..." Psalm 111:10 and Proverbs 9:10.


"The secret of the Lord is with those who fear Him, and He will show them His covenant." Psalm 25:14


"The Lord takes pleasure in those who fear him, in those who hope in his mercy." Psalm 147:11


"And do not fear those who kill the body but cannot kill the soul. But rather fear Him [God] who is able to destroy both soul and body in hell." Matthew 10:28


"There is no fear of God before his eyes. For he flatters himself in his own eyes." Psalm 36:1-2


"Hear this now, O foolish people, without understanding,
Who have eyes and see not, and who have ears and hear not:
Do you not fear Me? says the Lord.
Will you not tremble at My presence?'"
Jeremiah 5:21-22

"Your own wickedness will correct you, and your backslidings will rebuke you.
Know therefore and see that it is an evil and bitter thing
That you have forsaken the Lord your God, and the fear of Me is not in you,"
Says the Lord God of hosts."
Jeremiah 2:19


"Therefore I will number you for the sword, and you shall all bow down to the slaughter;
Because, when I called, you did not answer; when I spoke, you did not hear,

but did evil before My eyes, and chose that in which I do not delight." Isaiah 65:12


"Heaven is My throne, and earth is My footstool.
Where is the house that you will build Me? And where is the place of My rest?
For all those things My hand has made....
But on this one will I look:
On him who is poor and of a contrite spirit,
And who trembles at My word."
Isaiah 66:1-2


"Behold, the fear of the Lord, that is wisdom, and to depart from evil is understanding." Job 28:28


"The secret of the Lord is with those who fear Him, and He will show them His covenant." Psalm 25:14


"So they called them and commanded them not to speak at all nor teach in the name of Jesus. But Peter and John answered and said to them, 'Whether it is right in the sight of God to listen to you more than to God, you judge. For we cannot but speak the things which we have seen and heard.'" Acts 4:18-19


"Be strong and of good courage, do not fear nor be afraid of them;

for the Lord your God, He is the One who goes with you. He will not leave you nor forsake you." Deuteronomy 31:6


"Look upon me and be merciful to me, as Your custom is toward those who love Your name.
Direct my steps by Your word, and let no iniquity have dominion over me." 
Psalm 119:132-133

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