because
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_43 7:13
Still, nobody was talking publicly about Him because they feared the Jews.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_43 12:42
Nevertheless, many did believe in Him even among the rulers, but because of the Pharisees they did not confess Him, so they would not be banned from the synagogue.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_43 12:43
For they loved praise from men more than praise from God.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_43 19:38
After this, Joseph of Arimathea, who was a disciple of Jesus-- but secretly because of his fear of the Jews-- asked Pilate that he might remove Jesus' body. Pilate gave him permission, so he came and took His body away.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_43 20:19
In the evening of that first day of the week, the disciples were [gathered together] with the doors locked because of their fear of the Jews. Then Jesus came, stood among them, and said to them, "Peace to you!"
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_19 27:1
[Davidic.] The LORD is my light and my salvation-- whom should I fear? The LORD is the stronghold of my life-- of whom should I be afraid?
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_19 27:2
When evildoers came against me to devour my flesh, my foes and my enemies stumbled and fell.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_20 29:25
The fear of man is a snare, but the one who trusts in the LORD is protected.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_23 51:7
Listen to Me, you who know righteousness, the people in whose heart is My instruction: do not fear disgrace by men, and do not be shattered by their taunts.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_23 51:12
I-- I am the One who comforts you. Who are you that you should fear man who dies, or a son of man who is given up like grass?
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_23 57:11
Who was it you dreaded and feared, so that you lied and didn't remember Me or take it to heart? Have I not kept silent for such a long time and you do not fear Me?
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_42 12:4-9
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"And I say to you, My friends, don't fear those who kill the body, and after that can do nothing more.
5
But I will show you the One to fear: Fear Him who has authority to throw [people] into hell after death. Yes, I say to you, this is the One to fear!
6
Aren't five sparrows sold for two pennies? Yet not one of them is forgotten in God's sight.
7
Indeed, the hairs of your head are all counted. Don't be afraid; you are worth more than many sparrows!
8
"And I say to you, anyone who acknowledges Me before men, the Son of Man will also acknowledge him before the angels of God,
9
but whoever denies Me before men will be denied before the angels of God.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_42 22:56-61
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When a servant saw him sitting in the firelight, and looked closely at him, she said, "This man was with Him too."
57
But he denied it: "Woman, I don't know Him!"
58
After a little while, someone else saw him and said, "You're one of them too!" "Man, I am not!" Peter said.
59
About an hour later, another kept insisting, "This man was certainly with Him, since he's also a Galilean."
60
But Peter said, "Man, I don't know what you're talking about!" Immediately, while he was still speaking, a rooster crowed.
61
Then the Lord turned and looked at Peter. So Peter remembered the word of the Lord, how He had said to him, "Before the rooster crows today, you will deny Me three times."
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_44 5:13
None of the rest dared to join them, but the people praised them highly.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_48 2:11-13
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But when Cephas came to Antioch, I opposed him to his face because he stood condemned.
12
For he used to eat with the Gentiles before certain men came from James. However, when they came, he withdrew and separated himself, because he feared those from the circumcision party.
13
Then the rest of the Jews joined his hypocrisy, so that even Barnabas was carried away by their hypocrisy.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_66 21:8
But the cowards, unbelievers, vile, murderers, sexually immoral, sorcerers, idolaters, and all liars-- their share will be in the lake that burns with fire and sulfur, which is the second death."
he should
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_43 9:34
"You were born entirely in sin," they replied, "and are you trying to teach us?" Then they threw him out.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_43 12:42
Nevertheless, many did believe in Him even among the rulers, but because of the Pharisees they did not confess Him, so they would not be banned from the synagogue.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_43 16:2
They will ban you from the synagogues. In fact, a time is coming when anyone who kills you will think he is offering service to God.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_42 6:22
Blessed are you when people hate you, when they exclude you, insult you, and slander your name as evil, because of the Son of Man.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_44 4:18
So they called for them and ordered them not to preach or teach at all in the name of Jesus.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_44 5:40
After they called in the apostles and had them flogged, they ordered them not to speak in the name of Jesus and released them.