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The Names of God in the Old Testament

In the Bible, there are many different names used for God. Each name has its own special meaning that helps us to understand more about who God is. For example, the name “El Shaddai” is often translated as “God Almighty.” This name emphasizes God’s power and might, indicating that He is able to do anything. There are many other names for God in the Bible, each one conveying a different aspect of His character. By studying these names, we can gain a better understanding of who God is and how much He loves us.

El Shaddai (Lord God Almighty)

El Elyon (The Most High God)

Adonai (Lord, Master)

Yahweh (Lord, Jehovah)

Jehovah Nissi (The Lord My Banner)

Jehovah Raah (The Lord My Shepherd)

Jehovah Rapha (The Lord That Heals)

Jehovah Shammah (The Lord Is There)

Jehovah Tsidkenu (The Lord Our Righteousness)

Jehovah Mekoddishkem (The Lord Who Sanctifies You)

El Olam (The Everlasting God)

Elohim (God)

Qanna (Jealous)

Jehovah Jireh (The Lord Will Provide)

Jehovah Shalom (The Lord Is Peace)

Jehovah Sabaoth (The Lord Of Hosts)

Hanne’eman (Faithful God)

El Roi (God Who Sees Me)

El Sali (God My Rock)

El Rachum (Merciful God)

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