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Therefore was he hired, that I should be afraid, and do so, and sin, and that they might have matter for an evil report, that they might reproach me.
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The man that flatters his neighbour spreads a net for his feet.
Hearken unto me, ye that know righteousness, the people in whose heart is my law; do not fear the reproach of men, neither be afraid of their revilings.
And of whom hast thou reverenced or feared? Why dost thou lie; that thou hast not remembered me, nor have I come to thy thought? Have I not held my peace even of old, and thou hast never feared me?
Thou therefore gird up thy loins, and thou shalt arise and speak unto them all that I shall command thee; do not fear them lest I confound thee before them.
And thou, son of man, do not be afraid of them, neither be afraid of their words, for they are rebels; though thou find thyself among thorns and thy dwelling be with briers, do not be afraid of their words, nor fear before them, for they are a rebellious house.
Likewise, thou son of man, set thy face against the daughters of thy people, who prophesy out of their own heart; prophesy thou against them,
And fear not those who kill the body but are not able to kill the soul, but rather fear him who is able to destroy both soul and body in hell.
2 Timothy 1:7
For God has not given us the spirit of fear, but of strength and of love and of temperance.
But the fearful and unbelieving and the abominable and murderers and fornicators and sorcerers and idolaters and all liars shall have their part in the lake which burns with fire and brimstone, which is the second death.
Therefore sin is still in the one that knows to do good and does not do it.
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in which was written, It is reported among the Gentiles, and Gashmu saith it, that thou and the Jews think to rebel, for which cause thou dost build the wall, that thou may be their king, according to these words.
A good reputation is rather to be chosen than great riches and good grace rather than silver and gold.
A good name is better than precious ointment and the day of death than the day of one's birth.
Then they said, Come, and let us devise devices against Jeremiah; for the law shall not perish from the priest, nor counsel from the wise, nor the word from the prophet. Come, and let us smite him with the tongue, and let us not consider any of his words.
For I heard the murmuring of many, fear on every side, Report, and we will report it. All my friends watched to see if I would stumble. Peradventure he will deceive himself, they said, and we shall prevail against him, and we shall take our revenge on him.
Then the presidents and governors looked for occasions against Daniel on behalf of the kingdom, but they could find no occasion or fault because he was faithful, and no vice nor fault was found in him.
Then the Pharisees left and took counsel how they might entangle him in his word.
Now the princes of the priests and the elders and all the council sought false witness against Jesus, to put him to death;
and set up false witnesses, who said, This man does not cease to speak blasphemous words against this holy place and the law,
2 Corinthians 11:12
But what I do, I will continue to do that I may take away the occasion from those who desire it to be found like unto us in that in which they glory.
1 Timothy 5:14
I desire therefore that the younger women marry, bear children, govern the house, giving no occasion to the adversary to speak reproachfully.
sound speech, that cannot be condemned; that the adversary may be ashamed, having no evil thing to say of you.
The evil man flatters his neighbour and leads him into the way that is not good.