Tuesday, May 26, 2009

Beelieve- Know God Intimately: Titles That Reveal God's Nature

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God Names - Titles In The NT That Reveal God's Nature

God's names disclose His nature. God uses His Word, the Bible, to introduce Himself to us. The Old Testament is overflowing with names that present God’s character, attributes and position. On the other hand, the New Testament is rich with names and meanings too. The basic titles of God the Father, God the Son (Jesus Christ), and God the Holy Spirit are presented in an array of enlightening ways. Here's a compilation for each Person of the Trinity, presented in the order of the New Testament books:

God Names - The Names for God the Father

Father (Matthew 6:9); The God Of Israel (Matthew 15:31); Heaven (Matthew 21:25). Power (Mark 14:62). Lord God of Israel (Luke 1:68). Lord God (Acts 3:22); The God Of Glory (Acts 7:2); The God Of Our Fathers (Acts 7:32); The God Of Abraham, Isaac And Jacob (Acts 7:32). The Divine Nature (Romans 1:20); The Creator (Romans 1:25); Daddy/abba (Romans 8:15). Father of Mercies (2 Corinthians 1:3); God Of All Comfort (2 Corinthians 1:3); The Living God (2 Corinthians 3:3); Lord Almighty (2 Corinthians 6:18). The Father Of Glory (Ephesians 1:17). Father Of Our Lord Yeshua The Messiah (Colossians 1:3). The Eternal Immortal Invisible King (1 Timothy 1:17); Sovereign (1 Timothy 6:15); God The Father (2 Timothy 1:2). The Majesty (Hebrews 1:3); The Most High God (Hebrews 7:1); The Father Of Spirits (Hebrews 12:9); A Consuming Fire (Hebrews 12:29); God Of Peace (Hebrews 13:20). The Father Of Lights (James 1:17); The Lawgiver And Judge (James 4:12); Lord Of Armies (James 5:4). The Majestic Glory (2 Peter 1:17). The Almighty (Revelation 1:8); The King Of The Nations (Revelation 15:3)

God Names - The Names for God the Son

Son Of Abraham (Matthew 1:1); Son Of David (Matthew 1:1); God With Us (Immanuel: Matthew 1:23); Beloved Son (Matthew 3:17); The Beloved (Matthew 12:18); Teacher/rabbi (Matthew 23:8); Son Of God (Matthew 26:63); Son Of Man (Matthew 26:64); Yeshua Of Nazareth (Matthew 26:71); King Of The Jews (Matthew 27:37). Stone (Mark 12:10); Chief Cornerstone (Mark 12:10); King Of Israel (Mark 15:32). Son Of The Most High (Luke 1:32); Horn Of Salvation (Luke 1:69); Sunrise From On High (Luke 1:78); The Expected One (Luke 7:19); Master (Luke 8:24); The Chosen One (Luke 9:35); Living One (Luke 24:5). The Word (John 1:1); God (John 1:1); Only Begotten God (John 1:18); The Prophet (John 1:25); Lamb of God (John 1:36); The Messiah (John 1:41); Son Of Joseph (John 1:45); The Bridegroom (John 3:29); Savior of the World (John 4:42); The Bread Out Of Heaven (John 6:32); The Bread Of God (John 6:33); The Bread Of Life (John 6:35); Light Of The World (John 8:12); The Son (John 8:36); I AM (John 8:58); The Door (John 10:7); Good Shepherd (John 10:11); The Resurrection (John 11:25); The Life (John 11:25); The Way, The Truth, and The Life (John 14:6); The True Vine (John 15:1); The Vinedresser (John 15:1); The Man (John 19:5). Holy One (Acts 3:14); Righteous One (Acts 3:14); Prince Of Life (Acts 3:15); Servant (Acts 4:27); Prince (Acts 5:31); Judge Of The Living And The Dead (Acts 10:42). LORD (Romans 10:9-13); The Deliverer (Romans 11:26). The Power Of God (1 Corinthians 1:24); The Wisdom Of God (1 Corinthians 1:24); Passover Lamb (1 Corinthians 5:7); The Last Adam (1 Corinthians 15:45). Abraham's Seed (Galatians 3:16); Head Over All Things (Ephesians 1:22). Firstborn Of All Creation (Colossians 1:15); The Image Of The Invisible God (Colossians 1:15); The Head Of The Body, The Church (Colossians 1:18); God's Mystery (Colossians 2:2). The Mediator (1 Timothy 2:5); Savior Of All Men (1 Timothy 4:10). Heir Of All Things (Hebrews 1:2); Firstborn (Hebrews 1:6); The Apostle (Hebrews 3:1); The Great High Priest (Hebrews 4:14); The Author And Perfecter Of Faith (Hebrews 12:2). Shepherd And Guardian Of Our Souls (1 Peter 2:25); Chief Shepherd (1 Peter 5:4). The Word Of Life (1 John 1:1); Advocate, Counsel For The Defense (1 John 2:1); Only Begotten Son (1 John 4:9); Son of the Father (2 John 1:3). The Faithful Witness (Revelation 1:5); Firstborn From The Dead (Revelation 1:5); Beginning Of The Creation Of God (Revelation 3:14); The Amen (Revelation 3:14); Lion Of Judah (Revelation 5:5); The Lamb (Revelation 5:12); The Faithful And True One (Revelation 19:11); The Word Of God (Revelation 19:13); King Of Kings And Lord Of Lords (Revelation 19:16); The First And The Last (Revelation 22:13); The Beginning And The End (Revelation 22:13); The Alpha And The Omega (Revelation 22:13); The Bright Morning Star (Revelation 22:16); The Root And Offspring Of David (Revelation 22:16).

God Names - The Names for God the Holy Spirit

The Holy Spirit (Luke 3:16); The Spirit Of The Lord (Luke 4:18); Helper or Comforter (John 14:26); The Spirit Of Truth (John 15:26); The Spirit Of Yeshua (Acts 16:7); The Spirit (Romans 2:29); The Spirit Of Messiah (Romans 8:9); The Spirit Of God (Romans 8:9); The Spirit of the Living God (2 Corinthians 3:3); The Holy Spirit Of Promise (Ephesians 1:13); The Holy Spirit of God (Ephesians 4:30); The Spirit Of Yeshua The Messiah (Philippians 1:19); The Eternal Spirit (Hebrews 9:14).


luvmy4sons said...

Awesome! I think I will need to print this out as a resource. Love it. Thank you!

Laurie Ann said...

I love it! Michele, thanks for the hard work you put into posting this. His Names do reveal His nature. What an excellent resource. I think I will print it out as well.