A wicked man hardeneth his face; but as for the upright, he establisheth his way.
But Esaias is very bold, and says, I have been found by those not seeking me; I have become manifest to those not inquiring after me.
2 Corinthians 10:1
But I myself, Paul, entreat you by the meekness and gentleness of the Christ, who, as to appearance, when present am mean among you, but absent am bold towards you;
2 Corinthians 10:2
but I beseech that present I may not be bold with the confidence with which I think to be daring towards some who think of us as walking according to flesh.
for which I am an ambassador bound with a chain, that I may be bold in it as I ought to speak.