What the Bible says about the name of God?

What is God’s official name?

YHWH (יהוה‎) is the proper name of God in Judaism. Neither vowels nor vowel points were used in ancient Hebrew writings and the original vocalisation of YHWH has been lost. Later commentaries additionally suggested that the true pronunciation of this name is composed entirely of vowels, such as the Greek Ιαουε.

What did Jesus say about his name?

“Therefore God has highly exalted Him and has freely bestowed on Him the name that is above every name, that at the mention of the name of Jesus every knee shall bow, of those in heaven, those on earth and those under the earth and that every tongue shall confess that Jesus Christ is Lord to the Glory of God the Father

What are the names of God and their meanings?

9 mighty names of God and how their meanings are relevant for us…

  • Yahweh. Meaning: “The Lord”, “God” …
  • Adonai. Meaning: “Lord God”, “Master” …
  • Elohim. Meaning: Father God / God the Creator. …
  • Abba. Meaning: “Father” …
  • Jehovah Jireh. Meaning: “The Lord will provide” …
  • Jehovah Rapha. …
  • Jehovah Nissi. …
  • Jehovah Shalom.

What are the 12 names of God?

What are the 12 names of God?

  • ELOHIM My Creator.
  • JEHOVAH My Lord God.
  • EL SHADDAI My Supplier.
  • ADONAI My Master.
  • JEHOVAH JIREH My Provider.
  • JEHOVAH ROPHE My Healer.
  • JEHOVAH NISSI My Banner.
  • JEHOVAH MAKADESH My Sanctifier.
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What does it mean when God gives you a new name?

The name given by God is the name that will lead us to God’s promises. God changed Abram’s name to Abraham, Sarai’s to Sarah, Jacob’s to Israel and Simon’s to Peter. Through those names God gave new beginnings, new hopes, new blessings. A name is a prayer.

What does Yahweh mean literally?

: god sense 1a —used especially by the ancient Hebrews — compare tetragrammaton.