Nature and Character of God

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God's Nature and Character

God's Extraordinary Nature

Trinity John 17:22, 14:6, Mark 1:10,11, Deuteronomy 6:4
Spirit Exodus 33:20, John 4:24
Personality Mind---Psalm 139:17,18
Will---James 1:17
Emotions---Genesis 6:5,6, Zephaniah 3:17
Power Jeremiah 32:17---19
Everywhere Psalm 139:7---10, Jeremiah 23:23,24
Eternal Romans 1:20
Knows-all 1 John 3:20


God's Wonderful Character

Quality Description
Loving Love is an action for the best of another John 3:16---18, 1 John 4:8,16, Romans5:6, John 3:16
Faithful Unchanging, keeps his promises 2 Corinthians 1:3---11, 2 Timothy 2:13, Deuteronomy 7:9
Holy Worthy of profound respect because of his perfection of moral character Exodus 3:1---6, Numbers 11:1---3, Revelation 4:8
Good Has the right qualities Psalm 1, John 10:7---18, Psalm 100:5
Just God governs the universe. He judges to stop the spread of evil Genesis 18:25, Psalm 89:14, Deuteronomy 32:4
Compassionate A feeling of tenderness aroused by another's suffering or distress Mark 10:46---52, Luke 23:39---43, Psalm72:13, 103:13, 111:4
Righteous Being led by intelligence and not feelings Luke 22:39---44, Genesis 18:25, Hosea14:9, John 17:25
Merciful A tendency to be lenient to the unworthy John 8:1---11, Micah 7:18,19, Lamentations 3:22
Patient Slow to anger, long-suffering Deuteronomy 28:15, 36---37 and 2 Chronicles 36:11---21, Psalm 86:15, 2 Peter 3:9
Truthful Never tells a lie John 14:6, Psalm 119:29
Humble Willing to be known for who he is Philippians 2:5---8, Matthew 11:29
Gentle Honourable, not rough or severe Genesis 21:8---21, 2 Corinthians 10:1, Matthew 21:5
Wise Uses his perfect knowledge lovingly Deuteronomy 6, Psalm 104:24, Romans11:33

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