"Fear of the Lord" generally refers to a specific sense of respect, awe, and
submission to a deity, while Fear of God suggests apprehension of Divine
The main Hebrew and Greek words translated fear in the Bible can have several
shades of meaning, but in the context of the fear of the Lord, they convey a ...
Feb 19, 2013 ... I often hear people explain the fear of the Lord as a mere respect or reverence.
But the Bible uses the word fear at least 300 times in reference ...
Proverbs 1:7 declares, “The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge.”
Until we understand who God is and develop a reverential fear of Him, we cannot
The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom, and knowledge of the Holy One
is understanding. New Living Translation Fear of the LORD is the foundation ...
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
Fear of the LORD is the foundation of true knowledge, but fools despise wisdom
and discipline. English Standard Version The fear of the LORD is the beginning ...
And lift up your voice for understanding, If you seek her as silver, And search for
her as for hidden treasures; Then you will understand the fear of the LORD,
Oct 22, 2016 ... Luther distinguished between that and what he called filial fear, ... also in the
Wisdom Literature, where we're told that “the fear of the Lord is the ...
Indeed, the fear of God is a primary theme throughout the entire Old Testament:
The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge, but fools despise wisdom ...