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Psalm 27:1-3

Davidic.The Lord is my light and my salvation—
whom should I fear?
The Lord is the stronghold of my life—
of whom should I be afraid? When evildoers came against me to devour my flesh,
my foes and my enemies stumbled and fell. Though an army deploys against me,
my heart is not afraid;
though a war breaks out against me,
still I am confident.

Isaiah 51:12

I—I am the One who comforts you.
Who are you that you should fear man who dies,
or a son of man who is given up like grass?

Genesis 26:24

and the Lord appeared to him that night and said, “I am the God of your father Abraham. Do not be afraid, for I am with you. I will bless you and multiply your offspring because of My servant Abraham.”

Genesis 46:2-4

That night God spoke to Israel in a vision: “Jacob, Jacob!” He said.And Jacob replied, “Here I am.” God said, “I am God, the God of your father. Do not be afraid to go down to Egypt, for I will make you into a great nation there. I will go down with you to Egypt, and I will also bring you back. Joseph will put his hands on your eyes.”

Deuteronomy 1:21

See, the Lord your God has set the land before you. Go up and take possession of it as Yahweh, the God of your fathers, has told you. Do not be afraid or discouraged.

Deuteronomy 3:21-22

“I commanded Joshua at that time: Your own eyes have seen everything the Lord your God has done to these two kings. The Lord will do the same to all the kingdoms you are about to enter. Don’t be afraid of them, for the Lord your God fights for you.

Deuteronomy 20:2-4

When you are about to engage in battle, the priest is to come forward and address the army. He is to say to them: ‘Listen, Israel: Today you are about to engage in battle with your enemies. Do not be cowardly. Do not be afraid, alarmed, or terrified because of them. For the Lord your God is the One who goes with you to fight for you against your enemies to give you victory.’

Deuteronomy 31:6-8

Be strong and courageous; don’t be terrified or afraid of them. For it is the Lord your God who goes with you; He will not leave you or forsake you.” Moses then summoned Joshua and said to him in the sight of all Israel, “Be strong and courageous, for you will go with this people into the land the Lord swore to give to their fathers. You will enable them to take possession of it. The Lord is the One who will go before you. He will be with you; He will not leave you or forsake you. Do not be afraid or discouraged.”

Ruth 3:10-11

Then he said, “May the Lord bless you, my daughter. You have shown more kindness now than before, because you have not pursued younger men, whether rich or poor. Now don’t be afraid, my daughter. I will do for you whatever you say, since all the people in my town know that you are a woman of noble character.

2 Kings 6:15-17

When the servant of the man of God got up early and went out, he discovered an army with horses and chariots surrounding the city. So he asked Elisha, “Oh, my master, what are we to do?” Elisha said, “Don’t be afraid, for those who are with us outnumber those who are with them.” Then Elisha prayed, “Lord, please open his eyes and let him see.” So the Lord opened the servant’s eyes. He looked and saw that the mountain was covered with horses and chariots of fire all around Elisha.

1 Chronicles 28:2

Then King David rose to his feet and said, “Listen to me, my brothers and my people. It was in my heart to build a house as a resting place for the ark of the Lord’s covenant and as a footstool for our God. I had made preparations to build,

2 Chronicles 20:17

You do not have to fight this battle. Position yourselves, stand still, and see the salvation of the Lord. He is with you, Judah and Jerusalem. Do not be afraid or discouraged. Tomorrow, go out to face them, for Yahweh is with you.’”

Job 5:17-27

See how happy the man is God corrects;
so do not reject the discipline of the Almighty. For He crushes but also binds up;
He strikes, but His hands also heal. He will rescue you from six calamities;
no harm will touch you in seven.read more.
In famine He will redeem you from death,
and in battle, from the power of the sword. You will be safe from slander
and not fear destruction when it comes. You will laugh at destruction and hunger
and not fear the animals of the earth. For you will have a covenant with the stones of the field,
and the wild animals will be at peace with you. You will know that your tent is secure,
and nothing will be missing when you inspect your home. You will also know that your offspring will be many
and your descendants like the grass of the earth. You will approach the grave in full vigor,
as a stack of sheaves is gathered in its season. We have investigated this, and it is true!
Hear it and understand it for yourself.

Psalm 3:1-8

A psalm of David when he fled from his son Absalom.Lord, how my foes increase!
There are many who attack me. Many say about me,
“There is no help for him in God.”Selah But You, Lord, are a shield around me,
my glory, and the One who lifts up my head.read more.
I cry aloud to the Lord,
and He answers me from His holy mountain.Selah I lie down and sleep;
I wake again because the Lord sustains me. I am not afraid of the thousands of people
who have taken their stand against me on every side. Rise up, Lord!
Save me, my God!
You strike all my enemies on the cheek;
You break the teeth of the wicked. Salvation belongs to the Lord;
may Your blessing be on Your people.Selah

Psalm 27:1-6

Davidic.The Lord is my light and my salvation—
whom should I fear?
The Lord is the stronghold of my life—
of whom should I be afraid? When evildoers came against me to devour my flesh,
my foes and my enemies stumbled and fell. Though an army deploys against me,
my heart is not afraid;
though a war breaks out against me,
still I am confident.read more.
I have asked one thing from the Lord;
it is what I desire:
to dwell in the house of the Lord
all the days of my life,
gazing on the beauty of the Lord
and seeking Him in His temple. For He will conceal me in His shelter
in the day of adversity;
He will hide me under the cover of His tent;
He will set me high on a rock. Then my head will be high
above my enemies around me;
I will offer sacrifices in His tent with shouts of joy.
I will sing and make music to the Lord.

Psalm 46:1-3

For the choir director. A song of the sons of Korah. According to Alamoth.God is our refuge and strength,
a helper who is always found
in times of trouble. Therefore we will not be afraid,
though the earth trembles
and the mountains topple
into the depths of the seas, though its waters roar and foam
and the mountains quake with its turmoil.Selah

Psalm 56:1-13

For the choir director: according to “A Silent Dove Far Away.” A Davidic Miktam. When the Philistines seized him in Gath.Be gracious to me, God, for man tramples me;
he fights and oppresses me all day long. My adversaries trample me all day,
for many arrogantly fight against me. When I am afraid,
I will trust in You.read more.
In God, whose word I praise,
in God I trust; I will not fear.
What can man do to me? They twist my words all day long;
all their thoughts against me are evil. They stir up strife, they lurk;
they watch my steps
while they wait to take my life. Will they escape in spite of such sin?
God, bring down the nations in wrath. You Yourself have recorded my wanderings.
Put my tears in Your bottle.
Are they not in Your records? Then my enemies will retreat on the day when I call.
This I know: God is for me. In God, whose word I praise,
in the Lord, whose word I praise, in God I trust; I will not fear.
What can man do to me? I am obligated by vows to You, God;
I will make my thank offerings to You. For You delivered me from death,
even my feet from stumbling,
to walk before God in the light of life.

Psalm 91:1-5

The one who lives under the protection of the Most High
dwells in the shadow of the Almighty. I will say to the Lord, “My refuge and my fortress,
my God, in whom I trust.” He Himself will deliver you from the hunter’s net,
from the destructive plague.read more.
He will cover you with His feathers;
you will take refuge under His wings.
His faithfulness will be a protective shield. You will not fear the terror of the night,
the arrow that flies by day,

Psalm 118:4-8

Let those who fear the Lord say,
“His faithful love endures forever.” I called to the Lord in distress;
the Lord answered me
and put me in a spacious place. The Lord is for me; I will not be afraid.
What can man do to me?read more.
The Lord is my helper,
Therefore, I will look in triumph on those who hate me. It is better to take refuge in the Lord
than to trust in man.

Proverbs 3:19-26

The Lord founded the earth by wisdom
and established the heavens by understanding. By His knowledge the watery depths broke open,
and the clouds dripped with dew. Maintain your competence and discretion.
My son, don’t lose sight of them.read more.
They will be life for you
and adornment for your neck. Then you will go safely on your way;
your foot will not stumble. When you lie down, you will not be afraid;
you will lie down, and your sleep will be pleasant. Don’t fear sudden danger
or the ruin of the wicked when it comes, for the Lord will be your confidence
and will keep your foot from a snare.

Isaiah 12:1-2

On that day you will say:
“I will praise You, Lord,
although You were angry with me.
Your anger has turned away,
and You have had compassion on me. Indeed, God is my salvation;
I will trust Him and not be afraid,
for Yah, the Lord,
is my strength and my song.
He has become my salvation.”

Isaiah 35:3-10

Strengthen the weak hands,
steady the shaking knees! Say to the cowardly:
“Be strong; do not fear!
Here is your God; vengeance is coming.
God’s retribution is coming; He will save you.” Then the eyes of the blind will be opened,
and the ears of the deaf unstopped.read more.
Then the lame will leap like a deer,
and the tongue of the mute will sing for joy,
for water will gush in the wilderness,
and streams in the desert; the parched ground will become a pool of water,
and the thirsty land springs of water.
In the haunt of jackals, in their lairs,
there will be grass, reeds, and papyrus. A road will be there and a way;
it will be called the Holy Way.
The unclean will not travel on it,
but it will be for the one who walks the path.
Even the fool will not go astray. There will be no lion there,
and no vicious beast will go up on it;
they will not be found there.
But the redeemed will walk on it, and the redeemed of the Lord will return
and come to Zion with singing,
crowned with unending joy.
Joy and gladness will overtake them,
and sorrow and sighing will flee.

Isaiah 41:10-14

Do not fear, for I am with you;
do not be afraid, for I am your God.
I will strengthen you; I will help you;
I will hold on to you with My righteous right hand. Be sure that all who are enraged against you
will be ashamed and disgraced;
those who contend with you
will become as nothing and will perish. You will look for those who contend with you,
but you will not find them.
Those who war against you
will become absolutely nothing.read more.
For I, Yahweh your God,
hold your right hand
and say to you: Do not fear,
I will help you. Do not fear, you worm Jacob,
you men of Israel:
I will help you—
this is the Lord’s declaration.
Your Redeemer is the Holy One of Israel.

Isaiah 43:1-5

Now this is what the Lord says—
the One who created you, Jacob,
and the One who formed you, Israel—
“Do not fear, for I have redeemed you;
I have called you by your name; you are Mine. I will be with you
when you pass through the waters,
and when you pass through the rivers,
they will not overwhelm you.
You will not be scorched
when you walk through the fire,
and the flame will not burn you. For I Yahweh your God,
the Holy One of Israel, and your Savior,
give Egypt as a ransom for you,
Cush and Seba in your place.read more.
Because you are precious in My sight
and honored, and I love you,
I will give people in exchange for you
and nations instead of your life. Do not fear, for I am with you;
I will bring your descendants from the east,
and gather you from the west.

Isaiah 44:2-8

This is the word of the Lord
your Maker who formed you from the womb;
He will help you:
Do not fear; Jacob is My servant;
I have chosen Jeshurun. For I will pour water on the thirsty land
and streams on the dry ground;
I will pour out My Spirit on your descendants
and My blessing on your offspring. They will sprout among the grass
like poplars by flowing streams.read more.
This one will say, ‘I am the Lord’s’;
another will call himself by the name of Jacob;
still another will write on his hand, ‘The Lord’s,’
and name himself by the name of Israel.” This is what the Lord, the King of Israel and its Redeemer, the Lord of Hosts, says:I am the first and I am the last.
There is no God but Me. Who, like Me, can announce the future?
Let him say so and make a case before Me,
since I have established an ancient people.
Let these gods declare the coming things,
and what will take place. Do not be startled or afraid.
Have I not told you and declared it long ago?
You are my witnesses!
Is there any God but Me?
There is no other Rock; I do not know any.

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