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Being and Attributes of God
Attributes of God
Dictionaries
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Attributes of God
Attributes of God. Virtues, excellencies, and perfections of God.See God, Being and Attributes of.
God, Being and Attributes of
God, Being and Attributes of. Inherent characteristics of God revealed in Scripture and displayed in God’s actions in biblical history. They are characteristics equally of the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit. God’s attributes are revealed in progressively richer and fuller ways within the history
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Attributes of God
ATTRIBUTES OF GOD* Virtues, excellencies, and perfections of God. See God, Being and Attributes of.
God, Being and Attributes of
GOD, BEING AND ATTRIBUTES OF Inherent characteristics of God revealed in Scripture and displayed in God’s actions in biblical history. They are characteristics equally of the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit. God’s attributes are revealed in progressively richer and fuller ways within the history
A Dictionary of Christ and the Gospels: Aaron–Zion
Attributes Of Christ
ATTRIBUTES OF CHRIST.—In the Divine Person of Jesus Christ two perfect Natures were united. We shall therefore find attributes belonging to (1) His Divine Nature, (2) the union of the two Natures, (3) His true Human Nature. As in dealing with certain passages the extent of the Kenosis will weigh greatly,
Dictionary of Theological Terms
Attributes of God
Attributes of GodThe divine perfections; the characteristics of the Divine Being. The Shorter Catechism sets them out as follows: “God is a spirit infinite, eternal, and unchangeable, in His being, wisdom, power, holiness, justice, goodness and truth.”Theologians have suggested certain divisions in
A Dictionary of Early Christian Beliefs: A Reference Guide to More than 700 Topics Discussed by the Early Church Fathers
Key passages
Ex 34:6–7

And Yahweh passed over before him, and he proclaimed, “Yahweh, Yahweh, God, who is compassionate and gracious, slow to anger, and abounding with loyal love and faithfulness, keeping loyal love to the thousands, forgiving iniquity and transgression and sin, and he does not leave utterly unpunished, …

Dt 6:4–5

“Hear, Israel, Yahweh our God, Yahweh is unique. And you shall love Yahweh your God with all of your heart and with all of your soul and with all of your might.

Mt 5:45

in order that you may be sons of your Father who is in heaven, because he causes his sun to rise on the evil and the good, and he sends rain on the just and the unjust.

2 Ti 2:13

if we are unfaithful, he remains faithful—he cannot deny himself.

Re 4:8

And the four living creatures, each one of them, had six wings apiece, full of eyes around and inside, and they do not have rest day and night, saying, “Holy, holy, holy is the Lord God All-Powerful, the one who was and the one who is and the one who is coming!”

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Topics & Themes
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