Want to know what does the bible say about fear? Here are 71 scriptures on fear from the old and new testament of the holy bible, King James Version (KJV).
Fear Bible Verses from the Old Testament
Fear thou not; for I am with thee: be not dismayed; for I am thy God: I will strengthen thee; yea, I will help thee; yea, I will uphold thee with the right hand of my righteousness.
Have not I commanded thee? Be strong and of a good courage; be not afraid, neither be thou dismayed: for the Lord thy God is with thee whithersoever thou goest.
Ye shall not fear them: for the Lord your God he shall fight for you.
For I the Lord thy God will hold thy right hand, saying unto thee, Fear not; I will help thee.
The Lord is my rock, and my fortress, and my deliverer; my God, my strength, in whom I will trust; my buckler, and the horn of my salvation, and my high tower.
But now thus saith the Lord that created thee, O Jacob, and he that formed thee, O Israel, Fear not: for I have redeemed thee, I have called thee by thy name; thou art mine.
The angel of the Lord encampeth round about them that fear him, and delivereth them.
God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.
10. Psalm 118:6 KJV
The Lord is on my side; I will not fear: what can man do unto me?
And the Lord, he it is that doth go before thee; he will be with thee, he will not fail thee, neither forsake thee: fear not, neither be dismayed.
12. Isaiah 35:4 KJV
Say to them that are of a fearful heart, Be strong, fear not: behold, your God will come with vengeance, even God with a recompence; he will come and save you.
Be strong and of a good courage, fear not, nor be afraid of them: for the Lord thy God, he it is that doth go with thee; he will not fail thee, nor forsake thee.
14. Psalm 56:3-4 KJV
What time I am afraid, I will trust in thee. In God I will praise his word, in God I have put my trust; I will not fear what flesh can do unto me.
15. Psalm 27:1 KJV
The Lord is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? the Lord is the strength of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?
16. Psalm 112:1 KJV
Praise ye the Lord. Blessed is the man that feareth the Lord, that delighteth greatly in his commandments.
When thou liest down, thou shalt not be afraid: yea, thou shalt lie down, and thy sleep shall be sweet.
18. Psalm 111:10 KJV
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom: a good understanding have all they that do his commandments: his praise endureth for ever.
Thou shalt not be affrighted at them: for the Lord thy God is among you, a mighty God and terrible.
The fear of man bringeth a snare: but whoso putteth his trust in the Lord shall be safe.
21. Psalm 25:14 KJV
The secret of the Lord is with them that fear him; and he will shew them his covenant.
The Lord thy God in the midst of thee is mighty; he will save, he will rejoice over thee with joy; he will rest in his love, he will joy over thee with singing.
The fear of the Lord is to hate evil: pride, and arrogancy, and the evil way, and the froward mouth, do I hate.
24. Psalm 3:6 KJV
I will not be afraid of ten thousands of people, that have set themselves against me round about.
25. Psalm 23:4 KJV
Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil: for thou art with me; thy rod and thy staff they comfort me.
The fear of the Lord tendeth to life: and he that hath it shall abide satisfied; he shall not be visited with evil.
When thou goest out to battle against thine enemies, and seest horses, and chariots, and a people more than thou, be not afraid of them: for the Lord thy God is with thee, which brought thee up out of the land of Egypt.
28. Psalm 34:18 KJV
The Lord is nigh unto them that are of a broken heart; and saveth such as be of a contrite spirit.
29. Isaiah 54:17 KJV
No weapon that is formed against thee shall prosper; and every tongue that shall rise against thee in judgment thou shalt condemn. This is the heritage of the servants of the Lord, and their righteousness is of me, saith the Lord.
30. Psalm 103:13 KJV
Like as a father pitieth his children, so the Lord pitieth them that fear him.
31. Isaiah 54:4 KJV
Fear not; for thou shalt not be ashamed: neither be thou confounded; for thou shalt not be put to shame: for thou shalt forget the shame of thy youth, and shalt not remember the reproach of thy widowhood any more.
Surely he shall not be moved for ever: the righteous shall be in everlasting remembrance. He shall not be afraid of evil tidings: his heart is fixed, trusting in the Lord. His heart is established, he shall not be afraid, until he see his desire upon his enemies.
33. Isaiah 12:2 KJV
Behold, God is my salvation; I will trust, and not be afraid: for the Lord Jehovah is my strength and my song; he also is become my salvation.
34. Psalm 103:17 KJV
But the mercy of the Lord is from everlasting to everlasting upon them that fear him, and his righteousness unto children’s children;
The fear of the Lord is a fountain of life, to depart from the snares of death.
36. Psalm 125:1 KJV
They that trust in the Lord shall be as mount Zion, which cannot be removed, but abideth for ever.
37. Psalm 94:19 KJV
In the multitude of my thoughts within me thy comforts delight my soul.
And David said to Solomon his son, Be strong and of good courage, and do it: fear not, nor be dismayed: for the Lord God, even my God, will be with thee; he will not fail thee, nor forsake thee, until thou hast finished all the work for the service of the house of the Lord.
39. Genesis 15:1 KJV
After these things the word of the Lord came unto Abram in a vision, saying, Fear not, Abram: I am thy shield, and thy exceeding great reward.
40. Proverbs 1:7 KJV
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge: but fools despise wisdom and instruction.
Thou drewest near in the day that I called upon thee: thou saidst, Fear not.
42. Psalm 34:4 KJV
I sought the Lord, and he heard me, and delivered me from all my fears.
Fear Bible Verses from the New Testament
Fear not, little flock; for it is your Father’s good pleasure to give you the kingdom.
There is no fear in love; but perfect love casteth out fear: because fear hath torment. He that feareth is not made perfect in love.
Peace I leave with you, my peace I give unto you: not as the world giveth, give I unto you. Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be afraid.
For I am persuaded, that neither death, nor life, nor angels, nor principalities, nor powers, nor things present, nor things to come, nor height, nor depth, nor any other creature, shall be able to separate us from the love of God, which is in Christ Jesus our Lord.
Fear ye not therefore, ye are of more value than many sparrows.
And fear not them which kill the body, but are not able to kill the soul: but rather fear him which is able to destroy both soul and body in hell.
For ye have not received the spirit of bondage again to fear; but ye have received the Spirit of adoption, whereby we cry, Abba, Father.
Honour all men. Love the brotherhood. Fear God. Honour the king.
Behold, I give unto you power to tread on serpents and scorpions, and over all the power of the enemy: and nothing shall by any means hurt you.
But straightway Jesus spake unto them, saying, Be of good cheer; it is I; be not afraid.
11. Romans 8:28 KJV
And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to his purpose.
12. Mark 4:40 KJV
And he said unto them, Why are ye so fearful? how is it that ye have no faith?
And who is he that will harm you, if ye be followers of that which is good? But and if ye suffer for righteousness’ sake, happy are ye: and be not afraid of their terror, neither be troubled;
14. Luke 12:4-5 KJV
And I say unto you my friends, Be not afraid of them that kill the body, and after that have no more that they can do. But I will forewarn you whom ye shall fear: Fear him, which after he hath killed hath power to cast into hell; yea, I say unto you, Fear him.
15. Acts 10:35 KJV
But in every nation he that feareth him, and worketh righteousness, is accepted with him.
Fear them not therefore: for there is nothing covered, that shall not be revealed; and hid, that shall not be known.
17. Mark 6:50 KJV
For they all saw him, and were troubled. And immediately he talked with them, and saith unto them, Be of good cheer: it is I; be not afraid.
And when I saw him, I fell at his feet as dead. And he laid his right hand upon me, saying unto me, Fear not; I am the first and the last:
19. Acts 18:9-10 KJV
Then spake the Lord to Paul in the night by a vision, Be not afraid, but speak, and hold not thy peace: for I am with thee, and no man shall set on thee to hurt thee: for I have much people in this city.
For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.
21. Romans 8:31 KJV
What shall we then say to these things? If God be for us, who can be against us?
22. John 16:33 KJV
These things I have spoken unto you, that in me ye might have peace. In the world ye shall have tribulation: but be of good cheer; I have overcome the world.
23. John 14:1 KJV
Let not your heart be troubled: ye believe in God, believe also in me.
Fear none of those things which thou shalt suffer: behold, the devil shall cast some of you into prison, that ye may be tried; and ye shall have tribulation ten days: be thou faithful unto death, and I will give thee a crown of life.
Watch ye, stand fast in the faith, quit you like men, be strong.
Saying, Fear not, Paul; thou must be brought before Caesar: and, lo, God hath given thee all them that sail with thee. Wherefore, sirs, be of good cheer: for I believe God, that it shall be even as it was told me.
I can do all things through Christ which strengtheneth me.
Let your conversation be without covetousness; and be content with such things as ye have: for he hath said, I will never leave thee, nor forsake thee. So that we may boldly say, The Lord is my helper, and I will not fear what man shall do unto me.
29. Mark 5:36 KJV
As soon as Jesus heard the word that was spoken, he saith unto the ruler of the synagogue, Be not afraid, only believe.