“In the fear of Yahweh
One has strong confidence.
One’s children will have a refuge.
The fear of Yahweh
Is a fountain of life.
Thus one may avoid the snares of death.”
The fear of God is the beginning of wisdom. Thus, those who fear God have a strong confidence that their children will be fine. This fear of God is a refuge, the fountain, or the source of all life. If you have fear of Yahweh, you will avoid the snares of death.