It means that in general there is something about wickedness that leads to fear and something about righteousness that leads to boldness.
The reason we know this is because, for example, in Proverbs it says that the fool "rages and is bold" (the same Hebrew word as used here for what the righteous do—they're bold as a lion).
(also called Holy Communion or the Lord's Supper, among other names) is a Christian rite that is considered a sacrament in most churches and an ordinance in others.
According to the New Testament, the rite was instituted by Jesus Christ during his Last Supper; giving his disciples bread and wine during the Passover meal, Jesus commanded his followers to "do this in memory of me" while referring to the bread as "my body" and the wine as "my blood".
Before exchanging vows, the bride and groom are asked a series of questions, called the Questions before the Consent, to determine that each approaches marriage freely, intends a lifelong union, and is open to children and to rearing them “according to the law of Christ and his Church.” Then, after the exchange of vows, there is a Blessing and Giving of Rings.
The spouses will wear the blessed rings as a sign of their covenant with each other and with God.
(For the ceremony used when a Catholic marries an unbaptized person, see .) The main difference is that there is no Liturgy of the Eucharist.
Yet if two Catholics decide to use this form, and the ceremony is presided over by a deacon because a priest is not available for Mass, a Communion service may, under certain circumstances and in accord with the policy of the local diocese, be integrated into it.It says, "The wicked flee when no one is pursuing, but the righteous are bold as a lion." In other words, there is a correlation between wickedness and fear on the one hand, and righteousness and courage on the other hand.And the gospel is a message about how wicked people can get right with God through Jesus Christ so that they have a righteousness that makes them as bold as a lion.Are you like me tired of "contemporary" Christianity that seeks to glorify man and his talents rather than God and His grace?I believe the truth of God's Word is only "manifested" through preaching (Titus 1:3) and that God has chosen the "foolishness of preaching" (1Cor. It is my belief as well as the that our music, our speech, our message, our appearance and our attitude should be in stark contrast to the world in order for sinners to see their need of repentance.Let's begin our thinking about this verse by removing a misunderstanding.