Therefore, this is what the Lord, the Lord Almighty, says: “My people who live in Zion, do not be afraid.”
Then the Lord said to Joshua, “Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged.” … Joshua said to them, “Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged. Be strong and courageous.”
Then I said to you, “Do not be terrified; do not be afraid of them.” … The Lord your God, who is going before you, will fight for you … before your very eyes.”
The Lord came to Abram in a vision: “Do not be afraid, Abram. I am your shield, your very great reward.”
And have you completely forgotten this word of encouragement that addresses you as children?
Then the Lord said to Isaiah, “Go out, you and your son Shear-Jashub … Say to him, ‘Be careful, keep calm and don’t be afraid. Do not lose heart.’”
“I am coming to you now, but I say these things while I am still in the world, so that they may have the full measure of my joy within them.
After Jesus said this, he looked toward heaven and prayed:
And this is his command: to believe in the name of his Son, Jesus Christ, and to love one another as he commanded us … This is how we know what love is: Jesus Christ laid down his life for us. And we ought to lay down our lives for one another.
Now about your love for one another we do not need to write to you, for you yourselves have been taught by God to love each other.