“Fear not.” “Do not be afraid.” These bible verses are comforting. Fear is very real. And it brings its friends worry and anxiety. These scriptures are shared in both the Old Testament and the New Testament. Here are 21 Bible verses about fear that you can meditate on, pray on, and overcome.

"Fear not." "Do not be afraid." These bible verses are comforting. Fear is very real. And it brings its friends worry and anxiety. These scriptures are shared in both the Old Testament and the New Testament. Here are 21 Bible verses about fear that you can meditate on, pray on, and overcome.

Did you know that people have differing opinions on how to interpret the Bible?

No.

Say it isn’t so.

There are some who say that the words, “Fear not” or “Do not be afraid” are mentioned 365 times. There are some who debunk this.

Tomato. To-mah-to.

I care less about the actual number and more so on the meaning of the scripture where it is mentioned.

 

21 Bible Verses About Fear

There are so many things that can make us afraid. Health issues. Death. Divorce. Financial problems. Relationship problems. Job insecurity. The world around us.

Is it me or are there times where you feel the weight of the world crushing your soul?

I’ve faced some serious challenges throughout my life. The one consistent during the darkest days – my faith and God’s love, protection, and promise.

He doesn’t just tell us to not be afraid, but he gives us peace, and the power to overcome.

I’ve curated 21 of my favorite Bible verses about fear and how to overcome. Be we are more than conquerers.

 

 

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Old Testament

 

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. – Deuteronomy 31:8

 

 

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. – Psalm 23:4

 

The LORD is my shepherd; I shall not want. – Psalm 23:1

 

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? – Psalm 27:1

 

I sought the Lord, and he answered me and delivered me from all my fears. – Psalm 34:4

 

Cast your burden on the Lord, and he will sustain you; he will never permit the righteous to be moved. – Psalm 55:22

 

When I am afraid, I put my trust in you. – Psalm 56:3

 

The Lord is with me; I will not be afraid. What can mere mortals do to me? – Psalm 118:6

 

 

Say to those with fearful hearts, “Be strong, do not fear; your God will come, he will come with vengeance; with retribution he will come to save you.” – Isaiah 35:4

 

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 41:13

 

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.” – Isaiah 43:1

 

 

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New Testament

 

Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own. – Matthew 6:34

 

Overhearing what they said, Jesus told them, “Do not be afraid, just believe.” – Mark 5:36

 

Fear not, little flock, for your Father has been pleased to give you the kingdom. – Luke 12:32

 

Do not let your hearts be troubled. You believe in God; believe also in me. – John 14:1

 

Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. I do not give you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid. – John 14:27

 

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. – Romans 8:38-39

 

Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. – Philippians 4:6

But the Lord is faithful. He will establish you and guard you against the evil one. – 2 Thessalonians 3:3

 

For God gave us a spirit not of fear but of power and love and self-control. – 2 Timothy 1:7

 

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. – 1 John 4:18

 

 

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"Fear not." "Do not be afraid." These bible verses are comforting. Fear is very real. And it brings its friends worry and anxiety. These scriptures are shared in both the Old Testament and the New Testament. Here are 21 Bible verses about fear that you can meditate on, pray on, and overcome.

 

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