Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


By mercy and truth iniquity is purged: and by the fear of the LORD men depart from evil.

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Proverbs 8:13
The fear of Yahweh is to hate evil. I hate pride, arrogance, the evil way, and the perverse mouth.
Proverbs 14:16
A wise man fears, and shuns evil, but the fool is hotheaded and reckless.
Genesis 20:11
Abraham said, "Because I thought, 'Surely the fear of God is not in this place. They will kill me for my wife's sake.'
Nehemiah 5:9
Also I said, "The thing that you do is not good. Ought you not to walk in the fear of our God, because of the reproach of the nations our enemies?
Job 1:1
There was a man in the land of Uz, whose name was Job. That man was blameless and upright, and one who feared God, and turned away from evil.
Job 28:28
To man he said, 'Behold, the fear of the Lord, that is wisdom. To depart from evil is understanding.'"
2 Corinthians 7:1
Having therefore these promises, beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from all defilement of flesh and spirit, perfecting holiness in the fear of God.
Ephesians 5:21
subjecting yourselves one to another in the fear of Christ.

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Exodus 9:30
But as for you and your servants, I know that you don't yet fear Yahweh God."
Romans 3:18
"There is no fear of God before their eyes."