30 occurrences in 37 translations

'Fear of God' in the Bible

And Abraham said, Because I thought, Surely the fear of God is not in this place; and they will slay me for my wife's sake.

And he said, Let not your hand be stretched out against the boy to do anything to him; for now I am certain that the fear of God is in your heart, because you have not kept back your son, your only son, from me.

So they went on their journey: and the fear of God was on the towns round about, so that they made no attack on the sons of Jacob.

And because the women who took care of the Hebrew mothers had the fear of God, he gave them families.

But for the rest, take from among the people able men, such as have the fear of God, true men hating profits wrongly made; and put such men over them, to be captains of thousands, captains of hundreds and of fifties and of tens;

How, meeting you on the way, he made an attack on you when you were tired and without strength, cutting off all the feeble ones at the end of your line; and the fear of God was not in him.

And there was trembling in the host, in the field, and among all the people of the garrison; and those who had gone out to destroy the land, they also trembled, and the earth quaked, and there was fear of God.

And so great was David's fear of God that day, that he said, How may I let the ark of God come to me?

And the fear of God was on all the kingdoms of those countries, when they had heard that the LORD fought against the enemies of Israel.

He sought God throughout the lifetime of Zechariah, the teacher of the fear of God. During the time that he sought the Lord, God gave him success.

Then said I, Not good, is the thing which ye are doing, - ought ye not, in the fear of God, to walk, because of the reproach of the nations, our enemies?

But the former governors that had been before me were chargeable unto the people, and had taken of them bread and wine, beside forty shekels of silver; yea, even their servants bare rule over the people: but so did not I, because of the fear of God.

Is not thy fear of God thy confidence, And the integrity of thy ways thy hope?

Truly, you make the fear of God without effect, so that the time of quiet worship before God is made less by your outcry.

For the fear of God kept me back, and because of his power I might not do such things.

Those who have no fear of God keep wrath stored up in their hearts; they give no cry for help when they are made prisoners.

{To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David the servant of the LORD.} The transgression of the wicked saith within my heart, that there is no fear of God before his eyes.

God will give thought to me; he who from early times is strong will send pain and trouble on them. (Selah.) Because they are unchanged, they have no fear of God.

Because much talk comes from dreams and things of no purpose. But let the fear of God be in you.

It is good to take this in your hand and not to keep your hand from that; he who has the fear of God will be free of the two.

That which is is far off, and that which is deep is very deep -- "who can find it out [true wisdom independent of the fear of God]?

Though a sinner does evil a hundred times and his life is long, I am certain that it will be well for those who go in fear of God and are in fear before him.

This is the last word. All has been said. Have fear of God and keep his laws; because this is right for every man.

and his heart shall delight in the fear of God. What shall then become of the scribe? Of the receiver of our money? What of him that taxed our fair houses?

For like as the ground bringeth forth fruit, and as the garden shooteth forth seed; So shall the LORD God cause righteousness and the fear of God to flourish forth before all the Heathen.



Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain

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