Ecclesiastes – Week 4

The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom

Chapters 7 and 8

Psalm 19:9
The fear of the LORD is pure, enduring forever. The decrees of the LORD are firm, and all of them are righteous.

Proverbs 1:7
The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge, but fools despise wisdom and instruction.

Proverbs 9:10
The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom, and knowledge of the Holy One is understanding.

Proverbs 15:33
Wisdom’s instruction is to fear the LORD, and humility comes before honor.

Proverbs 16:6
Through love and faithfulness sin is atoned for; through the fear of the LORD evil is avoided.

2 Corinthians 5:11
Since, then, we know what it is to fear the Lord, we try to persuade others. What we are is plain to God, and I hope it is also plain to your conscience.

Need more?  Checkout this blog post from Tim Keller


Week 4 Handout

Ecclesiastes Handout – Week 4 – The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom

Week 4 Videos (posted after our time together)

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