Tag Archives: the name of the Lord

Regulations; September 17, 2020


Numbers 6:27 “So they will put my name on the Israelites, and I will bless them.” In reading the English I was struck by the expression, “put My name on,” but then when I read the Japanese, I discovered that … Continue reading

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The Name of the Lord; September 10, 2019


Psalm 109:21 But you, O Sovereign Lord, deal well with me for your name’s sake; out of the goodness of your love, deliver me. David was so thoroughly identified as one who followed Yahweh that he could ask the Lord … Continue reading

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Intercession and Repentance; March 18, 2018


Daniel 9:18-19 “We do not make requests of you because we are righteous, but because of your great mercy. O Lord, listen! O Lord, forgive! O Lord, hear and act! For your sake, O my God, do not delay, because … 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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August 4, 2014


Jeremiah 23:6 “In his days Judah will be saved and Israel will live in safety. This is the name by which he will be called: The LORD Our Righteousness.” The various names given for God are an interesting and important … Continue reading

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February 27, 2014


Revelation 19:16 On his robe and on his thigh he has this name written: KING OF KINGS AND LORD OF LORDS. In these six verses there are four different names mentioned for the triumphant Messiah, and two of them are … Continue reading

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January 15, 2014


John 17:11 “Holy Father, protect them by the power of your name – the name you gave me – so that they may be one as we are one.” We tend to focus on verse 21 of this chapter as … Continue reading

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December 24, 2013


Matthew 1:21 “She will give birth to a son, and you are to give him the name Jesus, because he will save his people from their sins.” In recent years, in Evangelistic circles at least, there has been a growing … 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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September 1, 2013


Psalm 9:10 Those who know your name will trust in you, for you, LORD, have never forsaken those who seek you. Understanding this verse requires knowing the feelings about names and naming back in David’s day, and really, throughout the … Continue reading

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