Reverence, And God's Nature

Most Relevant Verses

Joshua 24:14

"Now, therefore, fear the LORD and serve Him in sincerity and truth; and put away the gods which your fathers served beyond the River and in Egypt, and serve the LORD.

Job 25:2

"Dominion and awe belong to Him Who establishes peace in His heights.

Job 37:23-24

"The Almighty--we cannot find Him; He is exalted in power And He will not do violence to justice and abundant righteousness. "Therefore men fear Him; He does not regard any who are wise of heart."

Topics on Reverence, And God's Nature

Adoption, nature of

John 1:12-13

But as many as received Him, to them He gave the right to become children of God, even to those who believe in His name,

Anger Of God, Nature Of

Nahum 1:6

Who can stand before His indignation? Who can endure the burning of His anger? His wrath is poured out like fire And the rocks are broken up by Him.

Baal Worship, Nature Of

Numbers 25:1-3

While Israel remained at Shittim, the people began to play the harlot with the daughters of Moab.

Beauty, In Nature

Job 38:31

"Can you bind the chains of the Pleiades, Or loose the cords of Orion?

Christ's Authority Over Nature

Matthew 8:23-27

When He got into the boat, His disciples followed Him.

Conversion, nature of

Deuteronomy 4:30-31

"When you are in distress and all these things have come upon you, in the latter days you will return to the LORD your God and listen to His voice.

Covetousness, Nature of

Proverbs 21:26

All day long he is craving, While the righteous gives and does not hold back.

Creation Showing God's Nature

Job 12:7-10

"But now ask the beasts, and let them teach you; And the birds of the heavens, and let them tell you.

Demons, Nature Of

Luke 10:17-18

The seventy returned with joy, saying, "Lord, even the demons are subject to us in Your name."

Discernment, Nature Of

Proverbs 15:21

Folly is joy to him who lacks sense, But a man of understanding walks straight.

discipleship, nature of

John 6:45

"It is written in the prophets, 'AND THEY SHALL ALL BE TAUGHT OF GOD.' Everyone who has heard and learned from the Father, comes to Me.

eternity, nature of

Psalm 90:4

For a thousand years in Your sight Are like yesterday when it passes by, Or as a watch in the night.

False Doctrine, Nature Of

Jude 1:3-4

Beloved, while I was making every effort to write you about our common salvation, I felt the necessity to write to you appealing that you contend earnestly for the faith which was once for all handed down to the saints.

Fasting, Nature Of

Ezra 10:6

Then Ezra rose from before the house of God and went into the chamber of Jehohanan the son of Eliashib Although he went there, he did not eat bread nor drink water, for he was mourning over the unfaithfulness of the exiles.

Hope, Nature Of

1 Corinthians 9:10

Or is He speaking altogether for our sake? Yes, for our sake it was written, because the plowman ought to plow in hope, and the thresher to thresh in hope of sharing the crops.

Immorality, Nature Of Sexual

1 Corinthians 5:9-10

I wrote you in my letter not to associate with immoral people;

Imperfect Nature Of Human Glory

1 Peter 1:24-25

For, "ALL FLESH IS LIKE GRASS, AND ALL ITS GLORY LIKE THE FLOWER OF GRASS. THE GRASS WITHERS, AND THE FLOWER FALLS OFF,

Knowing God, Nature Of

Romans 11:33-36

Oh, the depth of the riches both of the wisdom and knowledge of God! How unsearchable are His judgments and unfathomable His ways!

Leisure, Nature And Purpose Of

Genesis 2:2

By the seventh day God completed His work which He had done, and He rested on the seventh day from all His work which He had done.

Love Towards God, Nature Of

Deuteronomy 11:1

"You shall therefore love the LORD your God, and always keep His charge, His statutes, His ordinances, and His commandments.

Love, Nature Of

1 John 4:7-8

Beloved, let us love one another, for love is from God; and everyone who loves is born of God and knows God.

Nature

Psalm 89:11

The heavens are Yours, the earth also is Yours; The world and all it contains, You have founded them.

Nature Of Idolatry

Isaiah 45:20

"Gather yourselves and come; Draw near together, you fugitives of the nations; They have no knowledge, Who carry about their wooden idol And pray to a god who cannot save.

Nature Of Kings

Proverbs 25:3

As the heavens for height and the earth for depth, So the heart of kings is unsearchable.

Punishment, Nature Of

Genesis 2:16-17

The LORD God commanded the man, saying, "From any tree of the garden you may eat freely;

Rebellion Against God, Nature Of

Numbers 14:9

"Only do not rebel against the LORD; and do not fear the people of the land, for they will be our prey. Their protection has been removed from them, and the LORD is with us; do not fear them."

Repentance, Nature Of

2 Kings 17:13

Yet the LORD warned Israel and Judah through all His prophets and every seer, saying, "Turn from your evil ways and keep My commandments, My statutes according to all the law which I commanded your fathers, and which I sent to you through My servants the prophets."

Revival, Nature Of

Psalm 80:18

Then we shall not turn back from You; Revive us, and we will call upon Your name.

Riches, Nature Of

Psalm 24:1-2

The earth is the LORD'S, and all it contains, The world, and those who dwell in it.

Salvation, Nature Of

Romans 5:1-2

Therefore, having been justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ,

Sanctification, Nature And Basis

Ezekiel 39:7

"My holy name I will make known in the midst of My people Israel; and I will not let My holy name be profaned anymore And the nations will know that I am the LORD, the Holy One in Israel.

Sin, Nature Of

Psalm 51:4

Against You, You only, I have sinned And done what is evil in Your sight, So that You are justified when You speak And blameless when You judge.

The Nature Of The Judgement

1 Chronicles 16:33

Then the trees of the forest will sing for joy before the LORD; For He is coming to judge the earth.

Union With Christ, Nature Of

Isaiah 54:5-8

"For your husband is your Maker, Whose name is the LORD of hosts; And your Redeemer is the Holy One of Israel, Who is called the God of all the earth.

Warfare, Nature Of

Exodus 17:16

and he said, "The LORD has sworn; the LORD will have war against Amalek from generation to generation."

Wisdom, Human Nature

Exodus 36:1

"Now Bezalel and Oholiab, and every skillful person in whom the LORD has put skill and understanding to know how to perform all the work in the construction of the sanctuary, shall perform in accordance with all that the LORD has commanded."

More Verses on Reverence, And God's Nature

Jeremiah 32:40-41

"I will make an everlasting covenant with them that I will not turn away from them, to do them good; and I will put the fear of Me in their hearts so that they will not turn away from Me. "I will rejoice over them to do them good and will faithfully plant them in this land with all My heart and with all My soul.

Malachi 2:5

"My covenant with him was one of life and peace, and I gave them to him as an object of reverence; so he revered Me and stood in awe of My name.

Deuteronomy 6:13-14

"You shall fear only the LORD your God; and you shall worship Him and swear by His name.

Deuteronomy 6:14-15

"You shall not follow other gods, any of the gods of the peoples who surround you, for the LORD your God in the midst of you is a jealous God; otherwise the anger of the LORD your God will be kindled against you, and He will wipe you off the face of the earth.

Deuteronomy 10:20-21

"You shall fear the LORD your God; you shall serve Him and cling to Him, and you shall swear by His name. "He is your praise and He is your God, who has done these great and awesome things for you which your eyes have seen.

1 Samuel 12:18

So Samuel called to the LORD, and the LORD sent thunder and rain that day; and all the people greatly feared the LORD and Samuel.

1 Chronicles 16:25

For great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised; He also is to be feared above all gods.

Psalm 33:8-9

Let all the earth fear the LORD; Let all the inhabitants of the world stand in awe of Him. For He spoke, and it was done; He commanded, and it stood fast.

Jeremiah 5:22-24

'Do you not fear Me?' declares the LORD 'Do you not tremble in My presence? For I have placed the sand as a boundary for the sea, An eternal decree, so it cannot cross over it. Though the waves toss, yet they cannot prevail; Though they roar, yet they cannot cross over it. 'But this people has a stubborn and rebellious heart; They have turned aside and departed. 'They do not say in their heart, "Let us now fear the LORD our God, Who gives rain in its season, Both the autumn rain and the spring rain, Who keeps for us The appointed weeks of the harvest."

Habakkuk 3:2

LORD, I have heard the report about You and I fear O LORD, revive Your work in the midst of the years, In the midst of the years make it known; In wrath remember mercy.

1 Timothy 6:16

who alone possesses immortality and dwells in unapproachable light, whom no man has seen or can see To Him be honor and eternal dominion! Amen.

Isaiah 59:19

So they will fear the name of the LORD from the west And His glory from the rising of the sun, For He will come like a rushing stream Which the wind of the LORD drives.

Malachi 1:14

"But cursed be the swindler who has a male in his flock and vows it, but sacrifices a blemished animal to the Lord, for I am a great King," says the LORD of hosts, "and My name is feared among the nations."

Revelation 11:18

"And the nations were enraged, and Your wrath came, and the time came for the dead to be judged, and the time to reward Your bond-servants the prophets and the saints and those who fear Your name, the small and the great, and to destroy those who destroy the earth."

Isaiah 8:13

"It is the LORD of hosts whom you should regard as holy. And He shall be your fear, And He shall be your dread.

Psalm 96:4

For great is the LORD and greatly to be praised; He is to be feared above all gods.

Isaiah 29:23

But when he sees his children, the work of My hands, in his midst, They will sanctify My name; Indeed, they will sanctify the Holy One of Jacob And will stand in awe of the God of Israel.

Jeremiah 10:7

Who would not fear You, O King of the nations? Indeed it is Your due! For among all the wise men of the nations And in all their kingdoms, There is none like You.

Isaiah 66:2

"For My hand made all these things, Thus all these things came into being," declares the LORD "But to this one I will look, To him who is humble and contrite of spirit, and who trembles at My word.

Deuteronomy 4:10-11

"Remember the day you stood before the LORD your God at Horeb, when the LORD said to me, 'Assemble the people to Me, that I may let them hear My words so they may learn to fear Me all the days they live on the earth, and that they may teach their children.' "You came near and stood at the foot of the mountain, and the mountain burned with fire to the very heart of the heavens: darkness, cloud and thick gloom.

Ezra 9:4

Then everyone who trembled at the words of the God of Israel on account of the unfaithfulness of the exiles gathered to me, and I sat appalled until the evening offering.

Ezra 10:3

"So now let us make a covenant with our God to put away all the wives and their children, according to the counsel of my lord and of those who tremble at the commandment of our God; and let it be done according to the law.

Psalm 64:9

Then all men will fear, And they will declare the work of God, And will consider what He has done.

Psalm 5:7

But as for me, by Your abundant lovingkindness I will enter Your house, At Your holy temple I will bow in reverence for You.

Psalm 22:23

You who fear the LORD, praise Him; All you descendants of Jacob, glorify Him, And stand in awe of Him, all you descendants of Israel.

Psalm 130:4

But there is forgiveness with You, That You may be feared.

Matthew 9:8

But when the crowds saw this, they were awestruck, and glorified God, who had given such authority to men.

Mark 2:12

And he got up and immediately picked up the pallet and went out in the sight of everyone, so that they were all amazed and were glorifying God, saying, "We have never seen anything like this."

Luke 5:26

They were all struck with astonishment and began glorifying God; and they were filled with fear, saying, "We have seen remarkable things today."

Amos 3:8

A lion has roared! Who will not fear? The Lord GOD has spoken! Who can but prophesy?

Psalm 2:11-12

Do homage to the Son, that He not become angry, and you perish in the way, For His wrath may soon be kindled How blessed are all who take refuge in Him!

Psalm 76:7

You, even You, are to be feared; And who may stand in Your presence when once You are angry?

Psalm 67:7

God blesses us, That all the ends of the earth may fear Him.

Joshua 4:24

that all the peoples of the earth may know that the hand of the LORD is mighty, so that you may fear the LORD your God forever."

1 Kings 8:43

hear in heaven Your dwelling place, and do according to all for which the foreigner calls to You, in order that all the peoples of the earth may know Your name, to fear You, as do Your people Israel, and that they may know that this house which I have built is called by Your name.

2 Chronicles 6:33

then hear from heaven, from Your dwelling place, and do according to all for which the foreigner calls to You, in order that all the peoples of the earth may know Your name, and fear You as do Your people Israel, and that they may know that this house which I have built is called by Your name.

2 Chronicles 20:29

And the dread of God was on all the kingdoms of the lands when they heard that the LORD had fought against the enemies of Israel.

Psalm 76:11-12

Make vows to the LORD your God and fulfill them; Let all who are around Him bring gifts to Him who is to be feared. He will cut off the spirit of princes; He is feared by the kings of the earth.

Psalm 102:15

So the nations will fear the name of the LORD And all the kings of the earth Your glory.

Jeremiah 33:9

'It will be to Me a name of joy, praise and glory before all the nations of the earth which will hear of all the good that I do for them, and they will fear and tremble because of all the good and all the peace that I make for it.'

Exodus 20:20

Moses said to the people, "Do not be afraid; for God has come in order to test you, and in order that the fear of Him may remain with you, so that you may not sin."

Genesis 28:16-17

Then Jacob awoke from his sleep and said, "Surely the LORD is in this place, and I did not know it." He was afraid and said, "How awesome is this place! This is none other than the house of God, and this is the gate of heaven."

Psalm 56:4

In God, whose word I praise, In God I have put my trust; I shall not be afraid What can mere man do to me?

Luke 12:4-5

"I say to you, My friends, do not be afraid of those who kill the body and after that have no more that they can do. "But I will warn you whom to fear: fear the One who, after He has killed, has authority to cast into hell; yes, I tell you, fear Him!

1 Peter 3:14-15

But even if you should suffer for the sake of righteousness, you are blessed AND DO NOT FEAR THEIR INTIMIDATION, AND DO NOT BE TROUBLED, but sanctify Christ as Lord in your hearts, always being ready to make a defense to everyone who asks you to give an account for the hope that is in you, yet with gentleness and reverence;

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