As they set out on their journey, because the people who lived in the cities around them feared God, they did not pursue Jacob's sons.
Indeed, the Assyrians will be shattered at the LORD's voice, when he strikes them with his scepter.
At that time, the Egyptians will be like women they will shudder and be afraid before the uplifted hand of the LORD of the Heavenly Armies, when he brandishes his hand against her.
Make them afraid, LORD, Let the nations know that they are only human. Interlude
In mounting terror, he cried out, "How scary this place is! This is nothing less than God's house and the gateway to heaven!"
My flesh trembles out of fear of you, and I am in awe of your judgments. Ayin
"The arrows of the Almighty have pierced me; my spirit absorbs their poison; God's terrors have been arranged just for me!
His splendor will petrify you with terror, paralyzing you with fear, won't it?
Wail out loud, because the Day of the LORD is near. It will come like destruction from the Almighty! Because of this, every hand will go limp, and every man's courage will melt. They will be terrified; pain and anguish will seize them; they'll writhe like a woman in labor. They'll look aghast at one another; and their faces will be ablaze with fear.
In his anger he rebukes them, and in his wrath he terrifies them:
There they are seized with terror, because God is with those who are righteous.
There the Israelis were seized with terror, when there was nothing to fear. For God scattered the bones of those who laid siege against you you put them to shame, for God rejected them.
Those living at the furthest ends of the earth are seized by fear because of your miraculous deeds. You make the going forth of the morning and the evening shout for joy.
The waters saw you, God; the waters saw you and writhed. Indeed, the depths of the sea quaked.
From heaven you declared judgment. The earth stands in awe and is quiet
"Go into the rocks! Hide in the dust to escape the terror of the LORD and to escape the glory of his majesty!
"They will enter caverns in the rocks and holes in the ground to escape the presence of the terror of the LORD, to escape the splendor of his majesty when he arises to terrify the earth.
They will enter caverns in the rocks and clefts in the cliffs, to escape the terror of the LORD and to escape the splendor of his majesty, when he arises to terrorize the earth.
Don't be a terror to me. You are my refuge in a day of trouble.
but only a terrifying prospect of judgment and a raging fire that will consume the enemies of God.
"The coastlands have looked and are afraid; the ends of the earth have drawn near together and come forward.
By your strong hand and outstretched arm, and with great terror, you brought your people Israel out of the land of Egypt with signs and wonders.
"I'll go ahead of you and terrorize all the people to whom you are coming. I'll confuse your enemies and make them turn their backs on you and run away.
Fear came over all their neighbors, and throughout the hill country of Judea all these things were being discussed.
1 Samuel 11:7
He took a yoke of oxen, cut them in pieces, and sent the pieces by messengers through all the territory of Israel: "This is what will be done to the oxen of anyone who does not come out and join Saul and Samuel!" The fear of the LORD fell on the people and they came out as one man.
The sinners in Zion are terrified; trembling grips the godless: "Who among us can live with the consuming fire? Who among us can live with everlasting flames?"
For when he sees in his midst his children, the work of my hands, they will keep my name holy; they will sanctify the Holy One of Jacob and stand in awe of the God of Israel.
"The people heard and they quaked, anguish has seized the inhabitants of Philistia. Then the chiefs of Edom were terrified, the nobles of Moab trembled uncontrollably, and all the inhabitants of Canaan melted away. Dread and fear have fallen on them, because of the strength of your arm. They have become silent as a stone, until your people pass by, LORD, until this people you acquired pass by.
At that moment a powerful earthquake struck. One-tenth of the city collapsed, 7,000 people were killed by the earthquake, and the rest were terrified and gave glory to the God of heaven.
2 Chronicles 14:14
They attacked all the cities that surrounded Gerar, because fear of the LORD had overwhelmed them. The Israelis spoiled all the cities, because there was a lot to plunder in them.
2 Chronicles 17:10
Because they were afraid of the LORD, none of the kingdoms of the lands that surrounded Judah dared go to war against Jehoshaphat.
2 Chronicles 20:29
Fear of God seized all of the kingdoms in the surrounding territories when they heard that the LORD had battled Israel's enemies.