Meet the God of the Bible

Updated: Apr 20


*Jesus painting by Akiane


Yaweh meaning:


YHWH saves

YHWH (is) salvation

YHWH (is) a saving-cry

YHWH (is) a cry-for-saving

YHWH (is) a cry-for-help

YHWH (is) my help



Seven Names of God in the Old Testament:


YHWH-Yireh — "The Lord will provide" (Genesis 22:13-14)


YHWH-Rapha — "The Lord that healeth" (Exodus 15:26)


YHWH-Niss"i — "The Lord our Banner" (Exodus 17:8-15)


YHWH-Shalom — "The Lord our Peace" (Judges 6:24)


YHWH-Ra-ah — "The Lord my Shepherd" (Psalm 23:1)


YHWH-Tsidkenu — "The Lord our Righteousness" (Jeremiah 23:6)


YHWH-Shammah — "The Lord is present" (Ezekiel 48:35)



Names of Jesus in the New Testament:


2.1 Christ.

2.2 Lord.

2.3 Master.

2.4 Logos (the Word)

2.5 Son of God.

2.6 Son of Man.

2.7 Son of David.

2.8 Lamb of God.



The promises of God in the Bible :


Eternal Life

Forgiveness

Holy Spirit

Money/Finances

Our Needs

Healing

Wisdom/Guidance

Children

Family and Marriage

Peace

Overcoming Temptation

Protection

Resurrection

End of Suffering


The Westminster Shorter Catechism's definition of God is merely an enumeration of his attributes:

"God is a Spirit, infinite, eternal, andunchangeable in his being, wisdom, power, holiness, justice, goodness, and truth."



Gods attributes.


Eternality

Mercy

Goodness

Omnipotence

Grace

Omnipresence

Holiness

Omniscience

Immanence

Righteousness

Immutability

Self-Existence

Justice

Sovereignty

Love

Transcendence




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