Fear Of Individuals

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Genesis 31:31

Then Jacob answered and said to Laban, "Because I [was] afraid, for I thought, 'Lest you take your daughters from me by force.'

Genesis 32:7

Then Jacob was very frightened and distressed. So he divided the people, flocks, cattle, and camels that [were] with him into two companies.

Genesis 32:11

Please rescue me from the hand of my brother, from the hand of Esau, for I fear him, lest he come and attack mother and children [alike].

Genesis 43:18

And the men were afraid when they were brought into the house of Joseph. And they said "We were brought [here] on account of the money that was returned to our sacks the first time, that he might attack us and fall upon us to take us as slaves with our donkeys."

Genesis 45:3

Then Joseph said to his brothers, "I [am] Joseph! Is my father still alive?" And his brothers were unable to answer him, for they were dismayed at his presence.

Exodus 34:30

And Aaron and all the {Israelites} saw Moses, and, {to their amazement}, the skin of his face shone, and they were afraid of coming near to him.

1 Samuel 3:15

So Samuel lay down until morning; then he opened the doors of the house of Yahweh, but Samuel was afraid of telling the vision to Eli.

1 Samuel 12:18

So Samuel called out to Yahweh, and Yahweh brought thunder and rain that [same] day, so all the people feared Yahweh and Samuel greatly.

1 Samuel 16:4

So Samuel did what Yahweh said. He came to Bethlehem, and the elders of the city came trembling to meet him. They said, "{Have you come in peace}?"

1 Samuel 18:12

{Now Saul was threatened by the presence of David} because Yahweh was with him, but had departed from Saul.

1 Samuel 18:15

but when Saul saw that he [was] very successful, {he was severely threatened by him}.

1 Samuel 18:29

Saul {was threatened by David still more}, so Saul {became a perpetual enemy of David}.

1 Samuel 17:11

When Saul and all Israel heard these words of the Philistine, they were dismayed and very afraid.

1 Samuel 17:24

When all the men of Israel saw the man, they fled from his presence and were very afraid.

1 Samuel 21:12

{David took these words seriously} and {felt severely threatened by} Achish the king of Gath.

2 Samuel 3:11

And [Ish-Bosheth] was no longer able to {answer} Abner {because he feared him}.

2 Samuel 12:18

It happened on the seventh day that the child died, and the servants of David [were] afraid to tell him that the child [was] dead, for they said, "Look, when the child [was] alive, we spoke to him, but he would not listen to our voice. How can we tell him, 'The child [is] dead'? He may do [something] evil."

1 Kings 1:51

Solomon was told, "Look, Adonijah is afraid of King Solomon, and he has grasped the horns of the altar, saying, 'Let King Solomon swear to me {first} that he will surely not kill his servant with the sword!'"

2 Kings 10:4

But they were very afraid, and they said, "Look, two kings could not stand before him; how can we stand?"

1 Kings 3:28

When all of Israel heard the judgment that the king had rendered, they {stood in awe} of the king, because they realized that the wisdom of God was in him to execute justice.

Nehemiah 6:19

They also were speaking of his good deeds in my presence, and they were sending my words out to him. Tobiah sent letters to intimidate me.

Esther 7:6

And Esther said, "The adversary and enemy [is] this evil Haman!" And Haman was terrified before the king and queen.

Esther 9:3

All the officials of the provinces, the satraps, governors, and {those who did the work of the king} [were] supporting the Jews, because the fear of Mordecai had fallen on them.

Daniel 5:19

And because of the greatness that he gave to him, all the peoples, the nations and languages trembled and feared before him; whomever he wanted he killed, and whomever he wanted he let live, and whomever he wanted he honored, and whomever he wanted he humbled.

Mark 6:20

For Herod was afraid of John, [because he] knew him [to be] a righteous and holy man and protected him. And [when he] listened to him, he was greatly perplexed, and [yet] he listened to him gladly.

Acts 9:26

And [when he] arrived in Jerusalem, he was attempting to associate with the disciples, and they were all afraid of him, [because they] did not believe that he was a disciple.

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