Therefore let us approach the throne of grace with boldness, so that we may receive mercy and find grace to help us at the proper time.
Therefore, brothers, since we have boldness to enter the sanctuary through the blood of Jesus,
in whom we have boldness, access, and confidence through faith in Him.
After these events, the word of the LORD came to Abram in a vision: Do not be afraid, Abram. I am your shield; your reward will be very great.
and the other Eliezer (because [he had said,] "The God of my father was my helper and delivered me from Pharaoh's sword").
There is none like the God of Jeshurun, who rides the heavens to your aid on the clouds in His majesty.
How happy you are, Israel! Who is like you, a people saved by the LORD? He is the shield that protects you, the sword you boast in. Your enemies will cringe before you, and you will tread on their backs.
[For the choir director. Of the servant of the LORD, David, who spoke the words of this song to the LORD on the day the LORD rescued him from the hand of all his enemies and from the hand of Saul. He said:] I love You, LORD, my strength.
The LORD is my rock, my fortress, and my deliverer, my God, my mountain where I seek refuge, my shield and the horn of my salvation, my stronghold.
[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?
When evildoers came against me to devour my flesh, my foes and my enemies stumbled and fell.
Though an army deploy against me, my heart is not afraid; though war break out against me, still I am confident.
We wait for the LORD; He is our help and shield.
I am afflicted and needy; the Lord thinks of me. You are my help and my deliverer; my God, do not delay.
God is my helper; the Lord is the sustainer of my life.
because You are my help; I will rejoice in the shadow of Your wings.
If the LORD had not been my help, I would soon rest in the silence [of death].
Israel, trust in the LORD! He is their help and shield.
House of Aaron, trust in the LORD! He is their help and shield.
You who fear the LORD, trust in the LORD! He is their help and shield.
With the LORD for me as my helper, I will look in triumph on those who hate me.
It is better to take refuge in the LORD than to trust in man.
It is better to take refuge in the LORD than to trust in nobles.
Our help is in the name of the LORD, the Maker of heaven and earth.
Do not trust in nobles, in man, who cannot save.
Do not fear, for I am with you; do not be afraid, for I am your God. I will strengthen you; I will help you; I will hold on to you with My righteous right hand.
Do not fear, you worm Jacob, you men of Israel: I will help you-- the LORD's declaration. Your Redeemer is the Holy One of Israel.
What then are we to say about these things? If God is for us, who is against us?
In God, whose word I praise, in God I trust; I will not fear. What can man do to me?
in God I trust; I will not fear. What can man do to me?
I am obligated by vows to You, God; I will make my thank offerings to You.
The LORD is for me; I will not be afraid. What can man do to me?
Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego replied to the king, "Nebuchadnezzar, we don't need to give you an answer to this question.
If the God we serve exists, then He can rescue us from the furnace of blazing fire, and He can rescue us from the power of you, the king.
But even if He does not rescue us, we want you as king to know that we will not serve your gods or worship the gold statue you set up."
Don't fear those who kill the body but are not able to kill the soul; rather, fear Him who is able to destroy both soul and body in hell.
"And I say to you, My friends, don't fear those who kill the body, and after that can do nothing more.
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!