18 Bible Verses about Fear Of Christ
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People will fear you as long as the sun and moon remain in the sky, for generation after generation.
The chief priests and the experts in the law heard it and they considered how they could assassinate him, for they feared him, because the whole crowd was amazed by his teaching.
Fear seized them all, and they began to glorify God, saying, "A great prophet has appeared among us!" and "God has come to help his people!"
They came to Jesus and saw the demon-possessed man sitting there, clothed and in his right mind -- the one who had the "Legion" -- and they were afraid.
So the people went out to see what had happened, and they came to Jesus. They found the man from whom the demons had gone out, sitting at Jesus' feet, clothed and in his right mind, and they were afraid.
Then all the people of the Gerasenes and the surrounding region asked Jesus to leave them alone, for they were seized with great fear. So he got into the boat and left.
Then astonishment seized them all, and they glorified God. They were filled with awe, saying, "We have seen incredible things today."
Then the woman, with fear and trembling, knowing what had happened to her, came and fell down before him and told him the whole truth.
When Pilate heard what they said, he was more afraid than ever,
and submitting to one another out of reverence for Christ.
But they did not understand this statement; its meaning had been concealed from them, so that they could not grasp it. Yet they were afraid to ask him about this statement.
They were overwhelmed by fear and said to one another, "Who then is this? Even the wind and sea obey him!"
When the disciples heard this, they were overwhelmed with fear and threw themselves down with their faces to the ground.
(For they were afraid, and he did not know what to say.)
But they were startled and terrified, thinking they saw a ghost.
When the disciples saw him walking on the water they were terrified and said, "It's a ghost!" and cried out with fear.
for they all saw him and were terrified. But immediately he spoke to them: "Have courage! It is I. Do not be afraid."
Then, when they had rowed about three or four miles, they caught sight of Jesus walking on the lake, approaching the boat, and they were frightened.