Bible Verses about 'Fear'

There is no fear in love. But perfect love drives out fear, because fear has to do with punishment. The one who fears is not made perfect in love.
God did not give us a spirit of timidity, but a spirit of power, of love, and of self-discipline.
Blessed is the man who trusts in the Lord, whose confidence is in him. He will be like a tree planted by the water that sends out its roots by the stream. It does not fear when heat comes; its leaves are always green. It has no worries in a year of drought.
But from everlasting to everlasting the Lord's love is with those who fear him, and his righteousness with their children’s children — with those who keep his covenant and remember to obey his precepts.
As a father has compassion on his children, so the Lord has compassion on those who fear him.
[The Lord says] "Do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand."
Everyone who does evil hates the light, and will not come into the light for fear that his deeds will be exposed. But whoever lives by the truth comes into the light, so that it may be seen plainly that what he has done has been done through God.
Fear of man will prove to be a snare, but whoever trusts in the Lord is kept safe.
The Lord confides in those who fear him; he makes his covenant known to them. My eyes are ever on the Lord, for only he will release my feet from the snare.
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom, and knowledge of the Holy One is understanding.
[Joshua said,] "For the LORD your God dried up the Jordan before you until you had crossed over. The LORD your God did to the Jordan just what he had done to the Red Sea when he dried it up before us until we had crossed over. He did this so that all the peoples of the earth might know that the hand of the LORD is powerful and so that you might always fear the LORD your God."
Serve the LORD with fear and rejoice with trembling. ... Blessed are all who take refuge in him.
There is no fear in love. But perfect love drives out fear, because fear has to do with punishment. The one who fears is not made perfect in love.
He did this so that all the peoples of the earth might know that the hand of the LORD is powerful and so that you might always fear the LORD your God.
To fear the LORD is to hate evil; I hate pride and arrogance, evil behavior and perverse speech.
God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble. Therefore we will not fear, though the earth give way and the mountains fall into the heart of the sea.
On the evening of that first day of the week, when the disciples were together, with the doors locked for fear of the Jews, Jesus came and stood among them and said, "Peace be with you!" After he said this, he showed them his hands and side. The disciples were overjoyed when they saw the Lord.
God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble. Therefore we will not fear, though the earth give way and the mountains fall into the heart of the sea.
The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom, and knowledge of the Holy One is understanding.
Come, my children, listen to me; I will teach you the fear of the LORD.
Be sure to fear the LORD and serve him faithfully with all your heart; consider what great things he has done for you.
Everyone who does evil hates the light, and will not come into the light for fear that his deeds will be exposed. But whoever lives by the truth comes into the light, so that it may be seen plainly that what he has done has been done through God.
See, the LORD your God has given you the land. Go up and take possession of it as the LORD, the God of your fathers, told you. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged.
Then I said to you, "Do not be terrified; do not be afraid of them. The LORD your God, who is going before you, will fight for you, as he did for you in Egypt, before your very eyes."
Since they hated knowledge and did not choose to fear the LORD ... they will eat the fruit of their ways and be filled with the fruit of their schemes.
Be not afraid, O land; be glad and rejoice. Surely the LORD has done great things.
There is no fear in love. But perfect love drives out fear, because fear has to do with punishment. The one who fears is not made perfect in love.
Cast all your anxiety on him [God] because he cares for you.
"I [Darius King of Persia] issue a decree that in every part of my kingdom people must fear and reverence the God of Daniel. For he is the living God and he endures forever; his kingdom will not be destroyed, his dominion will never end. He rescues and he saves; he performs signs and wonders in the heavens and on the earth. He has rescued Daniel from the power of the lions."
You saw with your own eyes the great trials, the miraculous signs and wonders, the mighty hand and outstretched arm, with which the LORD your God brought you out. The LORD your God will do the same to all the peoples you now fear.
[Speaking to the Israelites about their enemies, Moses said:] "Do not be terrified by them, for the LORD your God, who is among you, is a great and awesome God."
For you did not receive a spirit that makes you a slave again to fear, but you received the Spirit of sonship. And by him we cry, "Abba, Father."
The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom, and knowledge of the Holy One is understanding.
Fear the LORD your God and serve him. Hold fast to him...
"Do not be afraid," Samuel replied [to the people of Israel]. "You have done all this evil; yet do not turn away from the LORD, but serve the LORD with all your heart."
There is no fear in love. But perfect love drives out fear, because fear has to do with punishment. The one who fears is not made perfect in love.
So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand. All who rage against you will surely be ashamed and disgraced; those who oppose you will be as nothing and perish.
For I am the LORD, your God, who takes hold of your right hand and says to you, Do not fear; I will help you.
Fear of man will prove to be a snare, but whoever trusts in the LORD is kept safe.
So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.
For you did not receive a spirit that makes you a slave again to fear, but you received the Spirit of sonship. And by him we cry, "Abba, Father."
Do not be wise in your own eyes; fear the LORD and shun evil.
How great is your goodness, which you have stored up for those who fear you, which you bestow in the sight of men on those who take refuge in you.
Have no fear of sudden disaster or of the ruin that overtakes the wicked, for the LORD will be your confidence and will keep your foot from being snared.
But now, this is what the LORD says — he who created you, O Jacob, he who formed you, O Israel: "Fear not, for I have redeemed you; I have summoned you by name; you are mine."
For you did not receive a spirit that makes you a slave again to fear, but you received the Spirit of sonship. And by him we cry, "Abba, Father." The Spirit himself testifies with our spirit that we are God's children.
Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me.
I sought the LORD, and he answered me; he delivered me from all my fears.
The angel of the LORD encamps around those who fear him, and he delivers them.
Fear the LORD, you his saints, for those who fear him lack nothing.
Come, my children, listen to me; I will teach you the fear of the LORD.
The LORD is my light and my salvation — whom shall I fear? The LORD is the stronghold of my life — of whom shall I be afraid?

Illustrated Bible Verses on 'Fear'

Illustration of Psalm 103:13 on Fear
Illustration of Psalm 46:1-2 on Fear
Illustration of Proverbs 3:7 on Fear
Illustration of 1 Peter 5:7 on Fear
Illustration of Jeremiah 17:7-8 on Fear
Illustration of Psalm 103:17-18 on Fear
Illustration of Proverbs 29:25 on Fear
Illustration of Psalm 25:14-15 on Fear
Illustration of Proverbs 9:10 on Fear
Illustration of 1 John 4:18 on Fear
Illustration of Psalm 34:11 on Fear
Illustration of 1 Samuel 12:24 on Fear
Illustration of John 3:20-21 on Fear
Illustration of Deuteronomy 1:21 on Fear
Illustration of Deuteronomy 1:29-30 on Fear
Illustration of Proverbs 1:29,31 on Fear
Illustration of Joel 2:21 on Fear
Illustration of Daniel 6:26-27 on Fear
Illustration of Deuteronomy 7:19 on Fear
Illustration of Deuteronomy 7:21 on Fear
Illustration of Romans 8:15 on Fear
Illustration of Deuteronomy 10:20 on Fear
Illustration of 1 Samuel 12:20 on Fear
Illustration of Isaiah 41:10-11 on Fear
Illustration of Isaiah 41:13 on Fear
Illustration of Psalm 31:19 on Fear
Illustration of Proverbs 3:25-26 on Fear
Illustration of Isaiah 43:1 on Fear
Illustration of Psalm 23:4 on Fear
Illustration of Psalm 34:4 on Fear
Illustration of Psalm 34:7 on Fear
Illustration of Psalm 34:9 on Fear
Illustration of 2 Timothy 1:7 on Fear
Illustration of Psalm 27:1 on Fear
Illustration of Joshua 4:24 on Fear
Illustration of Psalm 2:11-12 on Fear
Illustration of Proverbs 8:13 on Fear