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Elohim

El means mighty, strong, and powerful. Elohim is the plural of majesty.

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El-Elyon

Means the Most High God. There is no other god who can compare to God.

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El Shaddai

The all-sufficient God. Shad refers to a nursing mother. This also shows that He is self-existent and that in Him alone can we find everything that we need.

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Elohim Sabaoth

The God of hosts/Armies

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Emanuel

God is with us. God is not a passive and distant God. He is present amongst His people.

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YHWH

I am that I am. The Hebrews had so much respect for this name that whenever a scribe writes His name, they need to do so with a new writing implement. The name Adonai is mentioned instead of Yhwh. Adon menas lord and Adonai is the plural form. " I will be what I will be".

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Jehovah-Jireh

The Lord our Provider

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Jehovah-Rapha

The Lord our Healer

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Jehovah-Tsidkenu

The Lord our Righteousness

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Jehovah-Nissi

The Lord our Banner

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Jehovah-Shalom

The Lord our Peace

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Jehovah-Raah

The Lord our Shepherd

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Jehovah-Shammah

The Lord Who is There

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Lord Jesus Christ

The triune name of God. It shows all three parts of the Godhead.