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Date: 22 August 2006 | Author: various various

The Names of God

1. Elohim, meaning God, a reference to God?s power and might
Gen. 1:1; Ps. 19:1

2. Adonai, meaning Lord, a reference to the Lordship of God
Mal. 1:6

3. Jehovah (sometimes spelled Yahweh), a reference to God?s divine salvation
Gen. 2:4

4. Jehovah-Maccaddeshem, meaning The Lord thy
sanctifier
Exod. 31:13

5. Jehovah-Rohi, meaning The Lord my shepherd
Ps. 23:1

6. Jehovah-Shammah, meaning The Lord who is present
Ezek. 48:35

7. Jehovah-Rapha, meaning The Lord our healer
Exod. 16:26

8. Jehovah-Tsidkenu, meaning The Lord our
righteousness
Jer. 23:6

9. Jehovah-Jireh, meaning The Lord will provide
Gen. 22:13-14

10. Jehovah-Nissi, meaning The Lord our banner
Exod. 17:15

11. Jehovah-Shalom, meaning The Lord is peace
Judg. 6:24

12. Jehovah-Sabbaoth, meaning The Lord of Hosts
Isa. 6:1-3

13. El-Elyon, meaning The most high God
Gen. 14:17-20; Isa. 14:13-14

14. El-Roi, meaning The strong one who sees
Gen. 16:12

15. El-Shaddai, meaning The God of the mountains or God almighty
Gen. 17:1; Ps. 91:1

16. El-Olam, meaning The everlasting God
Isa. 40:28-31

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