Lecture5 - Lecture 5 The Name of God God said to Moses,...

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1 Unit I : We Are Christians A. The Church’s God Lecture 5 LORD = YHWH, related to the verb, “to be.” God IS! The Name of God God said to Moses, “I AM WHO I AM.” And He said, “Thus you shall say to the sons of Israel, ‘I AM has sent me to you.’” God furthermore said to Moses, “Thus you shall say to the sons of Israel, ‘The LORD, the God of your fathers, the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob, has sent me to you.’ This is My name forever, and this is My memorial-name to all generations.” Exodus 3:14-15 The Very Idea of God God is… • Existent, Heb. 11:6 • Light, I John 1:5 • Above Us, Ps. 108:5 • Great, Ps. 86:10 • Holy, Ps. 99:9 These concepts make sense to us. Why? Humanity’s Inner Sense of God • Everyone has an inner awareness of God. • God is known to all people through Nature. “...that which is known about God is evident within [humans]; for God made it evident to them. For since the creation of the world His invisible attributes, His eternal power and divine nature have been clearly seen, being understood through what has been made,
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This note was uploaded on 04/19/2008 for the course TH 1110 taught by Professor Barbieri during the Fall '07 term at Moody Bible Institute.

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Lecture5 - Lecture 5 The Name of God God said to Moses,...

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