As recorded in the, God’s name was Jehovah in the Old Testament and Jesus in the New Testament. And Revelation prophesies that God will take a new name when He returns in the last days. Why are God’s names different in each age? Why will God’s name change? What’s God’s new name in the last days? Read these Bible verses about God’s name and related content to learn the mystery of God’s name.
1. God’s Name in the Old Testament
And God said moreover to Moses, Thus shall you say to the children of Israel, the LORD God of your fathers, the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob, has sent me to you: this is my name for ever, and this is my memorial to all generations.
You shall not take the name of the LORD your God in vain; for the LORD will not hold him guiltless that takes his name in vain.
You are my witnesses, said the LORD, and my servant whom I have chosen: that you may know and believe me, and understand that I am he: before me there was no God formed, neither shall there be after me. I, even I, am the LORD; and beside me there is no savior.
As recorded in the Old Testament, God’s name was Jehovah. However, do you know the origin and the meaning of the name Jehovah? You are welcome to explore this with us via Live Chat.
2. God’s Name in the New Testament
And she shall bring forth a son, and you shall call his name JESUS: for he shall save his people from their sins.
Neither is there salvation in any other: for there is none other name under heaven given among men, whereby we must .
Why God also has highly exalted him, and given him a name which is above every name: That at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, of things in heaven, and things in earth, and things under the earth; And that every tongue should confess that is Lord, to the glory of God the Father.
Recorded in the New Testament, God took the name of Jesus. Why did God’s name change? What is the meaning of God taking the name Jesus? You are welcome to explore this with us via Live Chat.
3. The New Name of the Returned Lord Prophesied in Revelation
Him that overcomes will I make a pillar in the temple of my God, and he shall go no more out: and I will write on him the name of my God, and the name of the city of my God, which is new Jerusalem, which comes down out of heaven from my God: and I will write on him my new name.
I am Alpha and Omega, the beginning and the ending, said the Lord, which is, and which was, and which is to come, the Almighty.
And I heard as it were the voice of a great multitude, and as the voice of many waters, and as the voice of mighty thunder, saying, Alleluia: for the Lord God omnipotent reigns.
Revelation prophesies that the Lord will have a new name when He returns. Why does God change His name in each age? What does this have to do with our salvation? Feel free to click the button at the bottom right corner of the screen to contact us, or read the following content, and you’ll understand this aspect of truth.
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