Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
"But you, Jeremiah, get yourself ready! Go and tell these people everything I instruct you to say. Do not be terrified of them, or I will give you good reason to be terrified of them.
Listen to me, you who know what is right, you people who are aware of my law! Don't be afraid of the insults of men; don't be discouraged because of their abuse!
But you, son of man, do not fear them, and do not fear their words -- even though briers and thorns surround you and you live among scorpions -- do not fear their words and do not be terrified of the looks they give you, for they are a rebellious house!
"I have made your face adamant to match their faces, and your forehead hard to match their foreheads.
"Do not be afraid of them, for nothing is hidden that will not be revealed, and nothing is secret that will not be made known.
"I tell you, my friends, do not be afraid of those who kill the body, and after that have nothing more they can do.
When they saw the boldness of Peter and John, and discovered that they were uneducated and ordinary men, they were amazed and recognized these men had been with Jesus.
for which I am an ambassador in chains. Pray that I may be able to speak boldly as I ought to speak.