The Bible is filled with verses that command us to fear not. Fear is a thief of joy in everything that you do. The harder truth to swallow is that fear and faith do not co-exist. Love and faith banish fear, when they are coupled together. The article will pose a collection of fear not bible verses.
The scripture is packed with words to inspire us and drive away any fear from our hearts. Prophets of old would speak words direct from the mouth of God. “Have I not commanded you to be courageous?” Were his words of a certain Joshua. If uncontrolled, fear will stop you from become whom the Lord created you to be. If a seed were to fear the sun, it would never sprout out of the ground in which it is planted. Thus, it would remain dormant, unfulfilled potential.
The graveyard is packed with such seeds. Seeds that would have been mighty trees! By God’s grace as you read these verses, may something in you be shifted. You will not die with unfulfilled potential.
Fear Not Bible Verses From Genesis
And God heard the voice of the lad. Then the angel of God called to Hagar out of heaven, and said to her, “What ails you, Hagar? Fear not, for God has heard the voice of the lad where he is.
And the Lord appeared to him the same night and said, “I amthe God of your father Abraham; do not fear, for I am with you. I will bless you and multiply your descendants for My servant Abraham’s sake.”
Now it came to pass, when she was in hard labor, that the midwife said to her, “Do not fear; you will have this son also.”
So He said, “I am God, the God of your father; do not fear to go down to Egypt, for I will make of you a great nation there.
Fear Not Bible Verses From Exodus
And Moses said to the people, “Do not fear; for God has come to test you, and that His fear may be before you, so that you may not sin.”
Fear Not Bible Verses From Numbers
Only do not rebel against the Lord, nor fear the people of the land, for they are our bread; their protection has departed from them, and the Lord is with us. Do not fear them.”
Then the Lord said to Moses, “Do not fear him, for I have delivered him into your hand, with all his people and his land; and you shall do to him as you did to Sihon king of the Amorites, who dwelt at Heshbon.”
Look, the Lord your God has set the land before you; go up andpossess it, as the Lord God of your fathers has spoken to you; do notfear or be discouraged.’
And the Lord, He is the One who goes before you. He will be with you, He will not leave you nor forsake you; do notfear nor be dismayed.”
And the Lord said to me, ‘Do not fear him, for I have delivered him and all his people and his land into your hand; you shall do to him as you did to Sihon king of the Amorites, who dwelt at Heshbon.’
You must not fear them, for the Lord your God Himself fights for you.’
And the Lord said to Joshua, “Do not fear them, for I have delivered them into your hand; not a man of them shall stand before you.”
And Jael went out to meet Sisera, and said to him, “Turn aside, my lord, turn aside to me; do not fear.” And when he had turned aside with her into the tent, she covered him with a blanket.
Also I said to you, “I am the Lord your God; do not fear the gods of the Amorites, in whose land you dwell.” But you have not obeyed My voice.’ ”
Then the Lord said to him, “Peace be with you; do not fear, you shall not die.”
And now, my daughter, do not fear. I will do for you all that you request, for all the people of my town know that you are a virtuous woman.
And about the time of her death the women who stood by her said to her, “Do not fear, for you have borne a son.” But she did not answer, nor did she regard it.
Then Samuel said to the people, “Do not fear. You have done all this wickedness; yet do not turn aside from following the Lord, but serve the Lord with all your heart.
Stay with me; do not fear. For he who seeks my life seeks your life, but with me you shall be safe.”
And he said to him, “Do not fear, for the hand of Saul my father shall not find you. You shall be king over Israel, and I shall be next to you. Even my father Saul knows that.”
So David said to him, “Do not fear, for I will surely show you kindness for Jonathan your father’s sake, and will restore to you all the land of Saul your grandfather; and you shall eat bread at my table continually.”
And Elijah said to her, “Do not fear; go and do as you have said, but make me a small cake from it first, and bring it to me; and afterward make some for yourself and your son.
So he answered, “Do not fear, for those who are with us aremore than those who are with them.”
To this day they continue practicing the former rituals; they do not fear the Lord, nor do they follow their statutes or their ordinances, or the law and commandment which the Lord had commanded the children of Jacob, whom He named Israel,
with whom the Lord had made a covenant and charged them, saying: “You shall not fear other gods, nor bow down to them nor serve them nor sacrifice to them;
Then you will prosper, if you take care to fulfill the statutes and judgments with which the Lord charged Moses concerning Israel. Be strong and of good courage; do not fear nor be dismayed.
Though an army may encamp against me, My heart shall notfear; Though war may rise against me, In this I will be confident.
Therefore we will not fear, Even though the earth be removed, And though the mountains be carried into the midst of the sea;
In God (I will praise His word), In God I have put my trust; I will not fear. What can flesh do to me?
That they may shoot in secret at the blameless; Suddenly they shoot at him and do not fear.
And He led them on safely, so that they did not fear; But the sea overwhelmed their enemies.
The Lord is on my side; I will not fear. What can man do to me?
and say to him: ‘Take heed, and be quiet; do not fear or be fainthearted for these two stubs of smoking firebrands, for the fierce anger of Rezin and Syria, and the son of Remaliah.
Say to those who are fearful-hearted, “Be strong, do not fear! Behold, your God will come with vengeance, With the recompense of God; He will come and save you.”
Fear not, for I am with you; Be not dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you, Yes, I will help you, I will uphold you with My righteous right hand.’
For I, the Lord your God, will hold your right hand, Saying to you, ‘Fear not, I will help you.’
“Fear not, you worm Jacob, You men of Israel! I will help you,” says the Lord And your Redeemer, the Holy One of Israel.
[ The Redeemer of Israel ] But now, thus says the Lord, who created you, O Jacob, And He who formed you, O Israel: “Fearnot, for I have redeemed you; I have called you by your name; You are Mine.
Fear not, for I am with you; I will bring your descendants from the east, And gather you from the west;
Thus says the Lord who made you And formed you from the womb, who will help you: ‘Fear not, O Jacob My servant; And you, Jeshurun, whom I have chosen.
Do not fear, nor be afraid; Have I not told you from that time, and declared it? You are My witnesses. Is there a God besides Me? Indeed there is no other Rock; I know not one.’ ”
“Listen to Me, you who know righteousness, You people in whose heart is My law: Do not fear the reproach of men, Nor be afraid of their insults.
“Do not fear, for you will not be ashamed; Neither be disgraced, for you will not be put to shame; For you will forget the shame of your youth, And will not remember the reproach of your widowhood anymore.
In righteousness you shall be established; You shall be far from oppression, for you shall not fear; And from terror, for it shall not come near you.
For he shall be like a tree planted by the waters, Which spreads out its roots by the river, And will not fear when heat comes; But its leaf will be green, And will not be anxious in the year of drought, Nor will cease from yielding fruit.
‘Therefore do not fear, O My servant Jacob,’ says the Lord, ‘Nor be dismayed, O Israel; For behold, I will save you from afar, And your seed from the land of their captivity. Jacob shall return, have rest and be quiet, And no one shall make him afraid.
[ God Will Preserve Israel ] “But do not fear, O My servant Jacob, And do not be dismayed, O Israel! For behold, I will save you from afar, And your offspring from the land of their captivity; Jacob shall return, have rest and be at ease; No one shall make him afraid.
Do not fear, O Jacob My servant,” says the Lord, “For I am with you; For I will make a complete end of all the nations To which I have driven you, But I will not make a complete end of you. I will rightly correct you, For I will not leave you wholly unpunished.”
You drew near on the day I called on You, And said, “Do notfear!”
Then he said to me, “Do not fear, Daniel, for from the first day that you set your heart to understand, and to humble yourself before your God, your words were heard; and I have come because of your words.
And he said, “O man greatly beloved, fear not! Peace be to you; be strong, yes, be strong!” So when he spoke to me I was strengthened, and said, “Let my lord speak, for you have strengthened me.”
For now they say, “We have no king, Because we did not fearthe Lord. And as for a king, what would he do for us?”
Fear not, O land; Be glad and rejoice, For the Lord has done marvelous things!
In that day it shall be said to Jerusalem: “Do not fear; Zion, let not your hands be weak.
‘According to the word that I covenanted with you when you came out of Egypt, so My Spirit remains among you; do not fear!’
And it shall come to pass That just as you were a curse among the nations, O house of Judah and house of Israel, So I will save you, and you shall be a blessing. Do not fear, Let your hands be strong.’
So again in these days I am determined to do good To Jerusalem and to the house of Judah. Do not fear.
Therefore do not fear them. For there is nothing covered that will not be revealed, and hidden that will not be known.
And do not fear those who kill the body but cannot kill the soul. But rather fear Him who is able to destroy both soul and body in hell.
Do not fear therefore; you are of more value than many sparrows.
[ Jesus Teaches the Fear of God ] “And 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 the very hairs of your head are all numbered. Do not feartherefore; you are of more value than many sparrows.
“Do not fear, little flock, for it is your Father’s good pleasure to give you the kingdom.
“Fear not, daughter of Zion; Behold, your King is coming, Sitting on a donkey’s colt.”
For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power and of love and of a sound mind.
So we may boldly say: “The Lord is my helper; I will not fear. What can man do to me?”
Do not fear any of those things which you are about to suffer. Indeed, the devil is about to throw some of you into prison, that you may be tested, and you will have tribulation ten days. Be faithful until death, and I will give you the crown of life.
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