Proverbs 1 verse 7

"The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom"

suggestion - if unsure what part of the Bible to read,
read the Chapter of Proverbs corresponding to the day of the month.



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The fear of the Lord

unlike the fear of man, or the fear of the enemy or the oppressor which parallelises

or stirs us to anger or to fight or flight



to fear God is to be empowered to

  • resist sin
  • to make wise choices

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