74 Bible Verses about Fear

Here are the 74 Bible Verses about Fear from the Old and New Testaments of The Holy Bible (King James Version, New International Version, and English Standard Version) sorted from most to least relevant.

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Bible Verses about Overcoming Fear

Isaiah 41:10

King James Version
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.

New International Version
So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.

English Standard Version
fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, I will help you, I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.

Joshua 1:9

King James Version
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.

New International Version
Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go.

English Standard Version
Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be frightened, and do not be dismayed, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.

Deuteronomy 3:22

King James Version
Ye shall not fear them: for the Lord your God he shall fight for you.

New International Version
Do not be afraid of them; the Lord your God himself will fight for you.

English Standard Version
You shall not fear them, for it is the Lord your God who fights for you.

Psalm 46:1

King James Version
God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.

New International Version
God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble.

English Standard Version
God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.

Psalm 118:6

King James Version
The Lord is on my side; I will not fear: what can man do unto me?

New International Version
The Lord is with me; I will not be afraid. What can mere mortals do to me?

English Standard Version
The Lord is on my side; I will not fear. What can man do to me?

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Psalm 56:3-4

King James Version
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.

New International Version
When I am afraid, I put my trust in you. In God, whose word I praise— in God I trust and am not afraid. What can mere mortals do to me?

English Standard Version
When I am afraid, I put my trust in you. In God, whose word I praise, in God I trust; I shall not be afraid. What can flesh do to me?

Psalm 27:1

King James Version
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?

New International Version
The Lord is my light and my salvation— whom shall I fear? The Lord is the stronghold of my life— of whom shall I be afraid?

English Standard Version
The Lord is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? The Lord is the stronghold of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?

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Deuteronomy 7:21

King James Version
Thou shalt not be affrighted at them: for the Lord thy God is among you, a mighty God and terrible.

New International Version
Do not be terrified by them, for the Lord your God, who is among you, is a great and awesome God.

English Standard Version
You shall not be in dread of them, for the Lord your God is in your midst, a great and awesome God.

Zephaniah 3:17

King James Version
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.

New International Version
The Lord your God is with you, the Mighty Warrior who saves. He will take great delight in you; in his love he will no longer rebuke you, but will rejoice over you with singing.

English Standard Version
The Lord your God is in your midst, a mighty one who will save; he will rejoice over you with gladness; he will quiet you by his love; he will exult over you with loud singing.

Isaiah 54:17

King James Version
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.

New International Version
no weapon forged against you will prevail, and you will refute every tongue that accuses you. This is the heritage of the servants of the Lord, and this is their vindication from me, declares the Lord.

English Standard Version
no weapon that is fashioned against you shall succeed, and you shall refute every tongue that rises against you in judgment. This is the heritage of the servants of the Lord and their vindication from me, declares the Lord.

Psalm 112:6-8

King James Version
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.

New International Version
Surely the righteous will never be shaken; they will be remembered forever. They will have no fear of bad news; their hearts are steadfast, trusting in the Lord. Their hearts are secure, they will have no fear; in the end they will look in triumph on their foes.

English Standard Version
For the righteous will never be moved; he will be remembered forever. He is not afraid of bad news; his heart is firm, trusting in the Lord. His heart is steady; he will not be afraid, until he looks in triumph on his adversaries.

1 John 4:18

King James Version
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.

New International Version
There is no fear in love. But perfect love drives out fear, because fear has to do with punishment. The one who fears is not made perfect in love.

English Standard Version
There is no fear in love, but perfect love casts out fear. For fear has to do with punishment, and whoever fears has not been perfected in love.

Romans 8:15

King James Version
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.

New International Version
The Spirit you received does not make you slaves, so that you live in fear again; rather, the Spirit you received brought about your adoption to sonship. And by him we cry, “Abba, Father.”

English Standard Version
For you did not receive the spirit of slavery to fall back into fear, but you have received the Spirit of adoption as sons, by whom we cry, “Abba! Father!”

Mark 4:40

King James Version
And he said unto them, Why are ye so fearful? how is it that ye have no faith?

New International Version
He said to his disciples, “Why are you so afraid? Do you still have no faith?”

English Standard Version
He said to them, “Why are you so afraid? Have you still no faith?”

Acts 10:35

King James Version
But in every nation he that feareth him, and worketh righteousness, is accepted with him.

New International Version
but accepts from every nation the one who fears him and does what is right.

English Standard Version
but in every nation anyone who fears him and does what is right is acceptable to him.

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2 Timothy 1:7

King James Version
For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.

New International Version
For the Spirit God gave us does not make us timid, but gives us power, love and self-discipline.

English Standard Version
for God gave us a spirit not of fear but of power and love and self-control.

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Revelation 2:10

King James Version
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.

New International Version
Do not be afraid of what you are about to suffer. I tell you, the devil will put some of you in prison to test you, and you will suffer persecution for ten days. Be faithful, even to the point of death, and I will give you life as your victor’s crown.

English Standard Version
Do not fear what you are about to suffer. Behold, the devil is about to throw some of you into prison, that you may be tested, and for ten days you will have tribulation. Be faithful unto death, and I will give you the crown of life.

1 Corinthians 16:13

King James Version
Watch ye, stand fast in the faith, quit you like men, be strong.

New International Version
Be on your guard; stand firm in the faith; be courageous; be strong.

English Standard Version
Be watchful, stand firm in the faith, act like men, be strong.

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Philippians 4:13

King James Version
I can do all things through Christ which strengtheneth me.

New International Version
I can do all this through him who gives me strength.

English Standard Version
I can do all things through him who strengthens me.

Mark 5:36

King James Version
As soon as Jesus heard the word that was spoken, he saith unto the ruler of the synagogue, Be not afraid, only believe.

New International Version
Overhearing what they said, Jesus told him, “Don’t be afraid; just believe.”

English Standard Version
But overhearing what they said, Jesus said to the ruler of the synagogue, “Do not fear, only believe.”

Bible Verses with “Fear Not”

Isaiah 41:13

King James Version
For I the Lord thy God will hold thy right hand, saying unto thee, Fear not; I will help thee.

New International Version
For I am the Lord your God who takes hold of your right hand and says to you, Do not fear; I will help you.

English Standard Version
For I, the Lord your God, hold your right hand; it is I who say to you, “Fear not, I am the one who helps you.”

Isaiah 43:1

King James Version
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.

New International Version
But now, this is what the Lord says— he who created you, Jacob, he who formed you, Israel: “Do not fear, for I have redeemed you; I have summoned you by name; you are mine.”

English Standard Version
But now thus says the Lord, he who created you, O Jacob, he who formed you, O Israel: “Fear not, for I have redeemed you; I have called you by name, you are mine.”

Deuteronomy 31:8

King James Version
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.

New International Version
The Lord himself goes before you and will be with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged.

English Standard Version
It is the Lord who goes before you. He will be with you; he will not leave you or forsake you. Do not fear or be dismayed.

Isaiah 35:4

King James Version
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.

New International Version
say to those with fearful hearts, “Be strong, do not fear; your God will come, he will come with vengeance; with divine retribution he will come to save you.”

English Standard Version
Say to those who have an anxious heart, “Be strong; fear not! Behold, your God will come with vengeance, with the recompense of God. He will come and save you.”

Deuteronomy 31:6

King James Version
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.

New International Version
Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid or terrified because of them, for the Lord your God goes with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you.

English Standard Version
Be strong and courageous. Do not fear or be in dread of them, for it is the Lord your God who goes with you. He will not leave you or forsake you.

Isaiah 54:4

King James Version
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.

New International Version
Do not be afraid; you will not be put to shame. Do not fear disgrace; you will not be humiliated. You will forget the shame of your youth and remember no more the reproach of your widowhood.

English Standard Version
Fear not, for you will not be ashamed; be not confounded, for you will not be disgraced; for you will forget the shame of your youth, and the reproach of your awidowhood you will remember no more.

1 Chronicles 28:20

King James Version
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.

New International Version
David also said to Solomon his son, Be strong and courageous, and do the work. Do not be afraid or discouraged, for the Lord God, my God, is with you. He will not fail you or forsake you until all the work for the service of the temple of the Lord is finished.

English Standard Version
Then David said to Solomon his son, Be strong and courageous and do it. Do not be afraid and do not be dismayed, for the Lord God, even my God, is with you. He will not leave you or forsake you, until all the work for the service of the house of the Lord is finished.

Genesis 15:1

King James Version
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.

New International Version
After this, the word of the Lord came to Abram in a vision: “Do not be afraid, Abram. I am your shield, your very great reward.”

English Standard Version
After these things the word of the Lord came to Abram in a vision: “Fear not, Abram, I am your shield; your reward shall be very great.”

Lamentations 3:57

King James Version
Thou drewest near in the day that I called upon thee: thou saidst, Fear not.

New International Version
You came near when I called you, and you said, “Do not fear.”

English Standard Version
You came near when I called on you; you said, “Do not fear!”

Luke 12:32

King James Version
Fear not, little flock; for it is your Father’s good pleasure to give you the kingdom.

New International Version
Do not be afraid, little flock, for your Father has been pleased to give you the kingdom.

English Standard Version
Fear not, little flock, for it is your Father’s good pleasure to give you the kingdom.

Matthew 10:28

King James Version
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.

New International Version
Do not be afraid of those who kill the body but cannot kill the soul. Rather, be afraid of the One who can destroy both soul and body in hell.

English Standard Version
And do not fear those who kill the body but cannot kill the soul. Rather fear him who can destroy both soul and body in hell.

Revelation 1:17

King James Version
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:

New International Version
When I saw him, I fell at his feet as though dead. Then he placed his right hand on me and said: Do not be afraid. I am the First and the Last.

English Standard Version
When I saw him, I fell at his feet as though dead. But he laid his right hand on me, saying, Fear not, I am the first and the last,

Acts 27:24-25

King James Version
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.

New International Version
and said, ‘Do not be afraid, Paul. You must stand trial before Caesar; and God has graciously given you the lives of all who sail with you.’ So keep up your courage, men, for I have faith in God that it will happen just as he told me.

English Standard Version
and he said, ‘Do not be afraid, Paul; you must stand before Caesar. And behold, God has granted you all those who sail with you.’ So take heart, men, for I have faith in God that it will be exactly as I have been told.

Bible Verses about Fear of God

Psalm 115:11

King James Version
Ye that fear the Lord, trust in the Lord: he is their help and their shield.

New International Version
You who fear him, trust in the Lord— he is their help and shield.

English Standard Version
You who fear the Lord, trust in the Lord! He is their help and their shield.

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Psalm 34:7

King James Version
The angel of the Lord encampeth round about them that fear him, and delivereth them.

New International Version
The angel of the Lord encamps around those who fear him, and he delivers them.

English Standard Version
The angel of the Lord encamps around those who fear him, and delivers them.

Psalm 112:1

King James Version
Praise ye the Lord. Blessed is the man that feareth the Lord, that delighteth greatly in his commandments.

New International Version
Praise the Lord. Blessed are those who fear the Lord, who find great delight in his commands.

English Standard Version
Praise the Lord! Blessed is the man who fears the Lord, who greatly delights in his commandments!

Proverbs 3:24

King James Version
When thou liest down, thou shalt not be afraid: yea, thou shalt lie down, and thy sleep shall be sweet.

New International Version
When you lie down, you will not be afraid; when you lie down, your sleep will be sweet.

English Standard Version
If you lie down, you will not be afraid; when you lie down, your sleep will be sweet.

Psalm 111:10

King James Version
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.

New International Version
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom; all who follow his precepts have good understanding. To him belongs eternal praise.

English Standard Version
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom; all those who practice it have a good understanding. His praise endures forever!

Psalm 25:14

King James Version
The secret of the Lord is with them that fear him; and he will shew them his covenant.

New International Version
The Lord confides in those who fear him; he makes his covenant known to them.

English Standard Version
The friendship of the Lord is for those who fear him, and he makes known to them his covenant.

Proverbs 8:13

King James Version
The fear of the Lord is to hate evil: pride, and arrogancy, and the evil way, and the froward mouth, do I hate.

New International Version
To fear the Lord is to hate evil; I hate pride and arrogance, evil behavior and perverse speech.

English Standard Version
The fear of the Lord is hatred of evil. Pride and arrogance and the way of evil and perverted speech I hate.

Proverbs 19:23

King James Version
The fear of the Lord tendeth to life: and he that hath it shall abide satisfied; he shall not be visited with evil.

New International Version
The fear of the Lord leads to life; then one rests content, untouched by trouble.

English Standard Version
The fear of the Lord leads to life, and whoever has it rests satisfied; he will not be visited by harm.

Psalm 103:13

King James Version
Like as a father pitieth his children, so the Lord pitieth them that fear him.

New International Version
As a father has compassion on his children, so the Lord has compassion on those who fear him;

English Standard Version
As a father shows compassion to his children, so the Lord shows compassion to those who fear him.

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Psalm 103:17

King James Version
But the mercy of the Lord is from everlasting to everlasting upon them that fear him, and his righteousness unto children’s children;

New International Version
But from everlasting to everlasting the Lord’s love is with those who fear him, and his righteousness with their children’s children—

English Standard Version
But the steadfast love of the Lord is from everlasting to everlasting on those who fear him, and his righteousness to children’s children,

Proverbs 14:27

King James Version
The fear of the Lord is a fountain of life, to depart from the snares of death.

New International Version
The fear of the Lord is a fountain of life, turning a person from the snares of death.

English Standard Version
The fear of the Lord is a fountain of life, that one may turn away from the snares of death.

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Psalm 34:4

King James Version
I sought the Lord, and he heard me, and delivered me from all my fears.

New International Version
I sought the Lord, and he answered me; he delivered me from all my fears.

English Standard Version
I sought the Lord, and he answered me and delivered me from all my fears.

Proverbs 1:7

King James Version
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge: but fools despise wisdom and instruction.

New International Version
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge, but fools despise wisdom and instruction.

English Standard Version
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge; fools despise wisdom and instruction.

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John 14:27

King James Version
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.

New International Version
Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.

English Standard Version
Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. Not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not your hearts be troubled, neither let them be afraid.

Romans 8:38-39

King James Version
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.

New International Version
For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons, neither the present nor the future, nor any powers, neither height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God that is in Christ Jesus our Lord.

English Standard Version
For I am sure that neither death nor life, nor angels nor rulers, nor things present nor things to come, nor powers, nor height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God in Christ Jesus our Lord.

1 Peter 2:17

King James Version
Honour all men. Love the brotherhood. Fear God. Honour the king.

New International Version
Show proper respect to everyone, love the family of believers, fear God, honor the emperor.

English Standard Version
Honor everyone. Love the brotherhood. Fear God. Honor the emperor.

Luke 12:4-5

King James Version
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.

New International Version
I tell you, my friends, do not be afraid of those who kill the body and after that can do no more. But I will show you whom you should fear: Fear him who, after your body has been killed, has authority to throw you into hell. Yes, I tell you, fear him.

English Standard Version
I tell you, my friends, do not fear those who kill the body, and after that have nothing more that they can do. But I will warn you whom to fear: fear him who, after he has killed, has authority to cast into hell. Yes, I tell you, fear him!

Mark 6:50

King James Version
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.

New International Version
because they all saw him and were terrified. Immediately he spoke to them and said, “Take courage! It is I. Don’t be afraid.”

English Standard Version
for they all saw him and were terrified. But immediately he spoke to them and said, “Take heart; it is I. Do not be afraid.”

Acts 18:9-10

King James Version
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.

New International Version
One night the Lord spoke to Paul in a vision: “Do not be afraid; keep on speaking, do not be silent. For I am with you, and no one is going to attack and harm you, because I have many people in this city.”

English Standard Version
And the Lord said to Paul one night in a vision, “Do not be afraid, but go on speaking and do not be silent, for I am with you, and no one will attack you to harm you, for I have many in this city who are my people.”

Romans 8:31

King James Version
What shall we then say to these things? If God be for us, who can be against us?

New International Version
What, then, shall we say in response to these things? If God is for us, who can be against us?

English Standard Version
What then shall we say to these things? If God is for us, who can be against us?

John 14:1

King James Version
Let not your heart be troubled: ye believe in God, believe also in me.

New International Version
Do not let your hearts be troubled. You believe in God; believe also in me.

English Standard Version
Let not your hearts be troubled. Believe in God; believe also in me.

Hebrews 13:5-6

King James Version
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.

New International Version
Keep your lives free from the love of money and be content with what you have, because God has said, “Never will I leave you; never will I forsake you.” So we say with confidence, “The Lord is my helper; I will not be afraid. What can mere mortals do to me?”

English Standard Version
Keep your life free from love of money, and be content with what you have, for he has said, “I will never leave you nor forsake you.” So we can confidently say, “The Lord is my helper; I will not fear; what can man do to me?”

Bible Verses about Fear of Man

Proverbs 29:25

King James Version
The fear of man bringeth a snare: but whoso putteth his trust in the Lord shall be safe.

New International Version
Fear of man will prove to be a snare, but whoever trusts in the Lord is kept safe.

English Standard Version
The fear of man lays a snare, but whoever trusts in the Lord is safe.

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Psalm 3:6

King James Version
I will not be afraid of ten thousands of people, that have set themselves against me round about.

New International Version
I will not fear though tens of thousands assail me on every side.

English Standard Version
I will not be afraid of many thousands of people who have set themselves against me all around.

Deuteronomy 20:1

King James Version
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.

New International Version
When you go to war against your enemies and see horses and chariots and an army greater than yours, do not be afraid of them, because the Lord your God, who brought you up out of Egypt, will be with you.

English Standard Version
When you go out to war against your enemies, and see horses and chariots and an army larger than your own, you shall not be afraid of them, for the Lord your God is with you, who brought you up out of the land of Egypt.

Bible Verses about Fear of Failure

Psalm 18:2

King James Version
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.

New International Version
The Lord is my rock, my fortress and my deliverer; my God is my rock, in whom I take refuge, my shield and the horn of my salvation, my stronghold.

English Standard Version
The Lord is my rock and my fortress and my deliverer, my God, my rock, in whom I take refuge, my shield, and the horn of my salvation, my stronghold.

Psalm 34:18

King James Version
The Lord is nigh unto them that are of a broken heart; and saveth such as be of a contrite spirit.

New International Version
The Lord is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit.

English Standard Version
The Lord is near to the brokenhearted and saves the crushed in spirit.

Isaiah 12:2

King James Version
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.

New International Version
Surely God is my salvation; I will trust and not be afraid. The Lord, the Lord himself, is my strength and my defense; he has become my salvation.

English Standard Version
Behold, God is my salvation; I will trust, and will not be afraid; for the Lord God is my strength and my song, and he has become my salvation.

Luke 10:19

King James Version
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.

New International Version
I have given you authority to trample on snakes and scorpions and to overcome all the power of the enemy; nothing will harm you.

English Standard Version
Behold, I have given you authority to tread on serpents and scorpions, and over all the power of the enemy, and nothing shall hurt you.

Matthew 14:27

King James Version
But straightway Jesus spake unto them, saying, Be of good cheer; it is I; be not afraid.

New International Version
But Jesus immediately said to them: “Take courage! It is I. Don’t be afraid.”

English Standard Version
But immediately Jesus spoke to them, saying, “Take heart; it is I. Do not be afraid.”

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Romans 8:28

King James Version
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.

New International Version
And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.

English Standard Version
And we know that for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who are called according to his purpose.

1 Peter 3:13-14

King James Version
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;

New International Version
Who is going to harm you if you are eager to do good? But even if you should suffer for what is right, you are blessed. “Do not fear their threats; do not be frightened.”

English Standard Version
Now who is there to harm you if you are zealous for what is good? But even if you should suffer for righteousness’ sake, you will be blessed. Have no fear of them, nor be troubled,

John 16:33

King James Version
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.

New International Version
“I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.”

English Standard Version
I have said these things to you, that in me you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation. But take heart; I have overcome the world.

Bible Verses about Fear of the Future

Psalm 125:1

King James Version
They that trust in the Lord shall be as mount Zion, which cannot be removed, but abideth for ever.

New International Version
Those who trust in the Lord are like Mount Zion, which cannot be shaken but endures forever.

English Standard Version
Those who trust in the Lord are like Mount Zion, which cannot be moved, but abides forever.

Matthew 10:31

King James Version
Fear ye not therefore, ye are of more value than many sparrows.

New International Version
So don’t be afraid; you are worth more than many sparrows.

English Standard Version
Fear not, therefore; you are of more value than many sparrows.

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Matthew 10:26

King James Version
Fear them not therefore: for there is nothing covered, that shall not be revealed; and hid, that shall not be known.

New International Version
So do not be afraid of them, for there is nothing concealed that will not be disclosed, or hidden that will not be made known.

English Standard Version
So have no fear of them, for nothing is covered that will not be revealed, or hidden that will not be known.

Bible Verses about Fear of Death

Psalm 23:4

King James Version
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.

New International Version
Even though I walk through the darkest valley,I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me.

English Standard Version
Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me.

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Revelation 21:4

King James Version
And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain: for the former things are passed away.

New International Version
He will wipe every tear from their eyes. There will be no more death or mourning or crying or pain, for the old order of things has passed away.

English Standard Version
He will wipe away every tear from their eyes, and death shall be no more, neither shall there be mourning, nor crying, nor pain anymore, for the former things have passed away.

John 5:24

King James Version
Verily, verily, I say unto you, He that heareth my word, and believeth on him that sent me, hath everlasting life, and shall not come into condemnation; but is passed from death unto life.

New International Version
Very truly I tell you, whoever hears my word and believes him who sent me has eternal life and will not be judged but has crossed over from death to life.

English Standard Version
Truly, truly, I say to you, whoever hears my word and believes him who sent me has eternal life. He does not come into judgment, but has passed from death to life.

Romans 6:23

King James Version
For the wages of sin is death; but the gift of God is eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord.

New International Version
For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.

English Standard Version
For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.

Romans 10:13

King James Version
For whosoever shall call upon the name of the Lord shall be saved.

New International Version
for, “Everyone who calls on the name of the Lord will be saved.”

English Standard Version
For “everyone who calls on the name of the Lord will be saved.”

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