Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Thou therefore gird up thy loins, and arise, and speak unto them all that I command thee: be not dismayed at them, lest I dismay thee before them.
Hearken unto me, ye that know righteousness, the people in whose heart is my law; fear ye not the reproach of men, neither be ye dismayed at their revilings.
And thou, son of man, be not afraid of them, neither be afraid of their words, though briers and thorns are with thee, and thou dost dwell among scorpions: be not afraid of their words, nor be dismayed at their looks, though they are a rebellious house.
Behold, I have made thy face hard against their faces, and thy forehead hard against their foreheads.
Fear them not therefore: for there is nothing covered, that shall not be revealed; and hid, that shall not be known.
And I say unto you my friends, Be not afraid of them that kill the body, and after that have no more that they can do.
Now when they beheld the boldness of Peter and John, and had perceived that they were unlearned and ignorant men, they marvelled; and they took knowledge of them, that they had been with Jesus.
for which I am an ambassador in chains; that in it I may speak boldly, as I ought to speak.