Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


The fear of the LORD is clean, enduring for ever: the judgments of the LORD are true and righteous altogether.

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Bible References

The fear

Psalm 34:11
Come, ye children, hearken to me. I will teach you the fear of LORD.
Psalm 36:1
The transgression of the wicked man says within my heart, There is no fear of God before his eyes.
Psalm 115:13
He will bless those who fear LORD, both small and great.
Genesis 22:12
And he said, Do not lay thy hand upon the lad, neither do thou anything to him. For now I know that thou fear God, since thou have not withheld thy son, thine only son, from me.
Genesis 42:18
And Joseph said to them the third day, This do, and live, for I fear God:
1 Samuel 12:24
Only fear LORD, and serve him in truth with all your heart, for consider what great things he has done for you.
1 Kings 18:3
And Ahab called Obadiah, who was over the household. (Now Obadiah feared LORD greatly;
Nehemiah 5:15
But the former governors who were before me charged the people, and took bread and wine from them, besides forty shekels of silver. Yes, even their servants bore rule over the people. But I did not so, because of the fear of God.
Proverbs 8:13
The fear of LORD is to hate evil. Pride, and arrogance, and the evil way, and the perverse mouth, do I hate.
Acts 10:22
And they said, Cornelius, a centurion, a righteous man, and fearing God, and being well testified by the whole nation of the Jews, was divinely warned by a holy agent to summon thee to his house, and to hear sayings from thee.
Romans 3:10
as it is written, There is no righteous man, not even one.


Psalm 111:10
The fear of LORD is the beginning of wisdom, and all who act accordingly have a good understanding. His praise endures forever.
Psalm 112:1
Praise ye LORD. Blessed is the man who fears LORD, who delights greatly in his commandments.

General references

Deuteronomy 4:8
And what great nation is there that has statutes and ordinances so righteous as all this law, which I set before you this day?