'Boldness' in the Bible
[The extent and boldness of] my sin involved almost all evil [in the estimation] of the congregation and the community.
A wicked person shows boldness with his face, but as for the upright, he discerns his ways.
Who is as the wise man? and who knoweth the interpretation of a thing? a man's wisdom maketh his face to shine, and the boldness of his face shall be changed.
And their prince shall be of themselves, and their ruler shall proceed from the midst of them; and I will cause him to draw near, and he shall approach unto me: for who is he that hath had boldness to approach unto me? saith Jehovah.
Now when they saw the boldness of Peter and John, and perceived that they were unlearned and ignorant men, they marvelled; and they took knowledge of them, that they had been with Jesus.
And now, Lord, behold their threatenings: and grant unto thy servants, that with all boldness they may speak thy word,
And when they had prayed, the place was shaken where they were assembled together; and they were all filled with the Holy Ghost, and they spake the word of God with boldness.
proclaiming the kingdom of God and teaching the things concerning the Lord Jesus Christ with full boldness and without hindrance.
And Isaiah, with strange boldness, exclaims, "I have been found by those who were not looking for Me, I have revealed Myself to those who were not inquiring of Me."
Therefore having such a hope, we use great boldness-
Great is my boldness of speech toward you, great is my glorying of you: I am filled with comfort, I am exceeding joyful in all our tribulation.
I entreat you when I do come [to you] that I may not [be driven to such] boldness as I intend to show toward those few who suspect us of acting according to the flesh [on the low level of worldly motives and as if invested with only human powers].
In whom we have boldness and access with confidence by the faith of him.
Pray also for me, that the message may be given to me when I open my mouth to make known with boldness the mystery of the gospel.
According to my earnest expectation and my hope, that in nothing I shall be ashamed, but that with all boldness, as always, so now also Christ shall be magnified in my body, whether it be by life, or by death.
but after we had already suffered and been mistreated in Philippi, as you know, we had the boldness in our God to speak to you the gospel of God amid much opposition.
For they that have used the office of a deacon well purchase to themselves a good degree, and great boldness in the faith which is in Christ Jesus.
For this reason, although I have great boldness in Christ to command you to do what is right,
and Christ, as a Son over his house, whose house are we, if the boldness and the rejoicing of the hope unto the end we hold fast.
Therefore let us approach the throne of grace with boldness, so that we may receive mercy and find grace to help us at the proper time.
Having therefore, brethren, boldness to enter into the holiest by the blood of Jesus,
Ye may not cast away, then, your boldness, which hath great recompense of reward,
So now, little children, remain in Him, so that when He appears we may have boldness and not be ashamed before Him at His coming.
Beloved, if our heart may not condemn us, we have boldness toward God,
Herein is our love made perfect, that we may have boldness in the day of judgment: because as he is, so are we in this world.
And this is the boldness that we have toward Him, that if anything we may ask according to his will, He doth hear us,