15 Additional Names of God and Jesus Used in Scripture
"I Am" ~ Exodus 3:14, John 8:58
God said to Moses, “I am who I am.” And he said, “Say this to the people of Israel, ‘I am has sent me to you.’”
Jesus said to them, “Truly, truly, I say to you, before Abraham was, I am.”
"Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace." ~ Isaiah 9:6
For to us a child is born, to us a son is given; and the government shall be upon his shoulder, and his name shall be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.
"Alpha and Omega" ~ Revelation 1:8
“I am the Alpha and the Omega,” says the Lord God, “who is and who was and who is to come, the Almighty.”
"The Word" ~ John 1:1, John 1:14
In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.
And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we have seen his glory, glory as of the only Son from the Father, full of grace and truth.
"Our Righteousness" ~ Jeremiah 23:6
In his days Judah will be saved, and Israel will dwell securely. And this is the name by which he will be called: ‘The Lord is our righteousness.’
"Creator" ~ Genesis 1:1
In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth.
"King of Kings, Lord of Lords" ~ Revelation 19:16
On his robe and on his thigh he has a name written, King of kings and Lord of lords.
"Redeemer" ~ Isaiah 44:6, Isaiah 41:14
Thus says the Lord, the King of Israel and his Redeemer, the Lord of hosts: “I am the first and I am the last; besides me there is no god.
Fear not, you worm Jacob, you men of Israel! I am the one who helps you, declares the Lord; your Redeemer is the Holy One of Israel.
"Shepherd" ~ John 10:11, Psalm 23:1
I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep.
A Psalm of David. The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want.
"Immanuel" ~ Matthew 1:23
“Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and they shall call his name Immanuel” (which means, God with us).
"Messiah" ~ John 1:41
He first found his own brother Simon and said to him, “We have found the Messiah” (which means Christ).
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