The Fear Of The Lord

July 26, 2013

Wonderful explanation of what the fear of the Lord means.

Already Not Yet

The Fear of the Lord Is still the beginning of wisdom, even though evangelicals almost never talk about It.

Jerry Bridges, author of one of the few contemporary books on the fear of the Lord, explains what it means:

(HT: Justin Taylor)

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  1. Thank you, JD, for the thought-provoking video. ‘Love Jerry Bridges’ use of centrifugal force as an illustration for fear of the Lord–his power, holiness, and righteousness held in tension by his love, grace, and mercy. We cannot ignore the fact that a loving God must also be a disciplining God. An attitude of reverent awe toward him is essential.

  2. Thank you for sharing this! I will be reading it. I have been doing a word study on Fear so this will interest me very much. Amazing how our Lord works!

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