Tag Archives: the name of Jesus

Salvation; November 4, 2017


Psalm 68:20 Our God is a God who saves; from the Sovereign Lord comes escape from death. There is a very small difference in nuance in the Japanese translation of this verse: “God is to us the God of salvation.” … Continue reading

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July 14, 2015


Psalm 52:9 I will praise you for ever for what you have done; in your name I will hope, for your name is good. I will praise you in the presence of your saints. Once again I am struck by … Continue reading

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January 13, 2014


John 15:23 “He who hates me hates my Father as well.” We are generally much more familiar with positive expressions of this truth, but this negative statement is equally important. It is very interesting to see how some people are … Continue reading

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September 8, 2013


Psalm 54:1 Save me, O God, by your name; vindicate me by your might. As I have been reading passages centered on “The Name of the Lord” for the past several weeks I have been struck with how little weight … Continue reading

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