Can you share with me some of God’s names in the Scripture?

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Each of God’s names in the scripture has an important key in disclosing His love, power, holiness, and relationship with His people. His names provide a composite picture revealing different facets of His awesome character.

OLD TESTAMENT NAMES OF GOD

  • ELOHIM……………………………………… ..Genesis 1:1, Psalm 19: 1 meaning “God”, a reference to God’s power and might.
  • ADONAI…………………………………………Malachi 1:6 meaning “Lord”, a reference to the Lordship of God.
  • JEHOVAH–YAHWEH……………………….Genesis 2:4 a reference to God’s divine salvation.
  • JEHOVAH-MACCADDESHEM…………. .Exodus 31:13 meaning “The Lord thy sanctifier”
  • JEHOVAH-ROHI………………………………Psalm 23:1 meaning “The Lord my shepherd”
  • JEHOVAH-SHAMMAH……………………….Ezekiel 48:35 meaning “The Lord who is present”
  • JEHOVAH-RAPHA……………………………Exodus 15:26 meaning “The Lord our healer”
  • JEHOVAH-TSIDKENU……………………….Jeremiah 23:6 meaning “The Lord our righteousness”
  • JEHOVAH-JIREH……………………………. Genesis 22:13-14 meaning “The Lord will provide”
  • JEHOVAH-NISSI………………………………Exodus 17:15 meaning “The Lord our banner”
  • JEHOVAH-SHALOM…………………………Judges 6:24 meaning “The Lord is peace”
  • JEHOVAH-SABBAOTH……………………..Isaiah 6:1-3 meaning “The Lord of Hosts”
  • JEHOVAH-GMOLAH…………………………Jeremiah 51:6 meaning “The God of Recompense”
  • EL-ELYON……………………………………..Genesis 14:17-20,Isaiah 14:13-14 meaning “The most high God”
  • EL-ROI………………………………………….Genesis 16:13 meaning “The strong one who sees”
  • EL-SHADDAI………………………………….Genesis 17:1,Psalm 91:1 meaning “The God of the mountains or God Almighty”
  • EL-OLAM………………………………………Isaiah 40:28-31 meaning “The everlasting God”

NAMES OF GOD-FATHER, SON AND HOLY SPIRIT 

  • AVENGER……………………………………..1 Thess.4:6
  • ABBA…………………………………………….Romans 8:15
  • ADVOCATE……………………………………1 John 2:1 (kjv)
  • ALMIGHTY……………………………………..Genesis 17:1
  • ALL IN ALL…………………………………….Colossians 3:11
  • ALPHA…………………………………………..Revelation 22:13
  • AMEN……………………………………………Revelation 3:14
  • ANCIENT OF DAYS…………………………Daniel 7:9
  • ANOINTED ONE……………………………..Psalm 2:2
  • APOSTLE……………………………………..Hebrews 3:1
  • ARM OF THE LORD……………………….Isaiah 53:1
  • AUTHOR OF ETERNAL SALVATION….Hebrews 5:9
  • AUTHOR OF OUR FAITH…………………Hebrews 12:2
  • AUTHOR OF PEACE………………………1 Cor. 14:33

These names provide a wonderful revelation of the greatest being—the almighty, peaceful, high, exalted, eternal, and righteous God- Our heavenly Father.

In His service,
BibleAsk Team



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