Week beginning: 26th January, 2014
By Mhairi Hamilton | Ashford
"The LORD descended in the cloud and stood with Moses, and proclaimed the name of the LORD. The Lord passed before him and proclaimed, "The LORD, the LORD, a God merciful and gracious, slow to anger, and abounding in steadfast love and faithfulness, keeping steadfast love for thousands, forgiving iniquity and transgression and sin, but who will by no means clear the guilty …"Exodus 34:5-7 (ESV)
What's in a name?
In the bible names are significant, a signpost for a person's character. Here God expands on the meaning of his name as the LORD. We find a picture of His unfailing love, faithfulness, and desire for justice. As the Old Testament coPlease sign in for access