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Fear, Godly


1. God is the object of. Isa 8:13.

2. God is the author of. Jer 32:39,40.

3. Searching the Scriptures gives the understanding of. Pr 2:3-5.

4. Described as

a. Hatred of evil. Pr 8:13.

b. Wisdom. Job 28:28; Ps 111:10.

c. A treasure to saints. Pr 15:16; Isa 33:6.

d. A fountain of life. Pr 14:27.

e. Sanctifying. Ps 19:9.

f. Filial and reverential. Heb 12:9,28.

5. Commanded. De 13:4; Ps 22:23; Ec 12:13; 1Pe 2:17.

6. Motives to

a. The holiness of God. Re 15:4.

b. The greatness of God. De 10:12,17.

c. The goodness of God. 1Sa 12:24.

d. The forgiveness of God. Ps 130:4.

e. Wondrous works of God. Jos 4:23,24.

f. Judgments of God. Re 14:7.

7. A characteristic of saints. Mal 3:16.

8. Should accompany the joy of saints. Ps 2:11.

9. Necessary to

a. The worship of God. Ps 5:7; 89:7.

b. The service of God. Ps 2:11; Heb 12:28.

c. Avoiding of sin. Ex 20:20.

d. Righteous government. 2Sa 23:3.

e. Impartial administration of justice. 2Ch 19:6-9.

f. Perfecting holiness. 2Co 7:1.

10. Those who have

a. Afford pleasure to God. Ps 147:11.

b. Are pitied by God. Ps 103:13.

c. Are accepted of God. Ac 10:35.

d. Receive mercy from God. Ps 103:11,17; Lu 1:50.

e. Are blessed. Ps 112:1; 115:13.

f. Confide in God. Ps 115:11; Pr 14:26.

g. Depart from evil. Pr 16:6.

h. Converse together of holy things. Mal 3:16.

i. Should not fear man. Isa 8:12,13; Mt 10:28.

j. Desires of, fulfilled by God. Ps 145:19.

k. Days of, prolonged. Pr 10:27.

11. Should be

a. Prayed for. Ps 86:11.

b. Exhibited in our callings. Col 3:22.

c. Exhibited in giving a reason for our hope. 1Pe 3:15.

d. Constantly maintained. De 14:23; Jos 4:24; Pr 23:17.

e. Taught to others. Ps 34:11.

12. Advantages of. Pr 15:16; 19:23; Ec 8:12,13.

13. The wicked destitute of. Ps 36:1; Pr 1:29; Jer 2:19; Ro 3:18.

14. Exemplified

a. Abraham. Ge 22:12.

b. Joseph. Ge 39:9; 42:18.

c. Obadiah. 1Ki 18:12.

d. Nehemiah. Ne 5:15.

e. Job. Job 1:1,8.

f. Christians. Ac 9:31.

g. Cornelius. Ac 10:2.

h. Noah. Heb 11:7.