The King James Version Bible

Genesis 22:12

And he said, Lay not thine hand upon the lad, neither do thou any thing unto him: for now I know that thou fearest God, seeing thou hast not withheld thy son, thine only son from me.

Cross References

  1. And Samuel said, Hath the LORD as great delight in burnt offerings and sacrifices, as in obeying the voice of the LORD? Behold, to obey is better than sacrifice, and to hearken than the fat of rams.
  2. Was not Abraham our father justified by works, when he had offered Isaac his son upon the altar? Seest thou how faith wrought with his works, and by works was faith made perfect?
  3. Because that Abraham obeyed my voice, and kept my charge, my commandments, my statutes, and my laws.
  4. For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.
  5. And Abraham said, Because I thought, Surely the fear of God is not in this place; and they will slay me for my wife's sake.
  6. And he said, Take now thy son, thine only son Isaac, whom thou lovest, and get thee into the land of Moriah; and offer him there for a burnt offering upon one of the mountains which I will tell thee of.
  7. And Joseph said unto them the third day, This do, and live; for I fear God:
  8. And Moses said unto the people, Fear not: for God is come to prove you, and that his fear may be before your faces, that ye sin not.
  9. Only fear the LORD, and serve him in truth with all your heart: for consider how great things he hath done for you. But if ye shall still do wickedly, ye shall be consumed, both ye and your king.
  10. But the former governors that had been before me were chargeable unto the people, and had taken of them bread and wine, beside forty shekels of silver; yea, even their servants bare rule over the people: but so did not I, because of the fear of God.
  11. He shall deliver thee in six troubles: yea, in seven there shall no evil touch thee.
  12. And unto man he said, Behold, the fear of the LORD, that is wisdom; and to depart from evil is understanding.
  13. For the LORD knoweth the way of the righteous: but the way of the ungodly shall perish.
  14. Serve the LORD with fear, and rejoice with trembling.
  15. What man is he that feareth the LORD? him shall he teach in the way that he shall choose.
  16. The secret of the LORD is with them that fear him; and he will shew them his covenant.
  17. The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge: but fools despise wisdom and instruction.
  18. Though a sinner do evil an hundred times, and his days be prolonged, yet surely I know that it shall be well with them that fear God, which fear before him: But it shall not be well with the wicked, neither shall he prolong his days, which are as a shadow; because he feareth not before God.
  19. Let us hear the conclusion of the whole matter: Fear God, and keep his commandments: for this is the whole duty of man.
  20. They have built also the high places of Baal, to burn their sons with fire for burnt offerings unto Baal, which I commanded not, nor spake it, neither came it into my mind:
  21. And I will make an everlasting covenant with them, that I will not turn away from them, to do them good; but I will put my fear in their hearts, that they shall not depart from me.
  22. Wherewith shall I come before the LORD, and bow myself before the high God? shall I come before him with burnt offerings, with calves of a year old? Will the LORD be pleased with thousands of rams, or with ten thousands of rivers of oil? shall I give my firstborn for my transgression, the fruit of my body for the sin of my soul? He hath shewed thee, O man, what is good; and what doth the LORD require of thee, but to do justly, and to love mercy, and to walk humbly with thy God?
  23. But unto you that fear my name shall the Sun of righteousness arise with healing in his wings; and ye shall go forth, and grow up as calves of the stall.
  24. Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven.
  25. He that loveth father or mother more than me is not worthy of me: and he that loveth son or daughter more than me is not worthy of me. And he that taketh not his cross, and followeth after me, is not worthy of me.
  26. Then said Jesus unto his disciples, If any man will come after me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross, and follow me.
  27. And every one that hath forsaken houses, or brethren, or sisters, or father, or mother, or wife, or children, or lands, for my name's sake, shall receive an hundredfold, and shall inherit everlasting life.
  28. Then had the churches rest throughout all Judaea and Galilee and Samaria, and were edified; and walking in the fear of the Lord, and in the comfort of the Holy Ghost, were multiplied.
  29. But God commendeth his love toward us, in that, while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us.
  30. He that spared not his own Son, but delivered him up for us all, how shall he not with him also freely give us all things?
  31. There hath no temptation taken you but such as is common to man: but God is faithful, who will not suffer you to be tempted above that ye are able; but will with the temptation also make a way to escape, that ye may be able to bear it.
  32. For if there be first a willing mind, it is accepted according to that a man hath, and not according to that he hath not.
  33. Accounting that God was able to raise him up, even from the dead; from whence also he received him in a figure.
  34. Wherefore we receiving a kingdom which cannot be moved, let us have grace, whereby we may serve God acceptably with reverence and godly fear:
  35. Yea, a man may say, Thou hast faith, and I have works: shew me thy faith without thy works, and I will shew thee my faith by my works.
  36. In this was manifested the love of God toward us, because that God sent his only begotten Son into the world, that we might live through him. Herein is love, not that we loved God, but that he loved us, and sent his Son to be the propitiation for our sins.
  37. And a voice came out of the throne, saying, Praise our God, all ye his servants, and ye that fear him, both small and great.