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Attributes of God
What attributes did Christ ascribe to His Father while
addressing Him just before His trial in Gethsemane?
"And now I am no more in the world, but these
are in the world, and I come to thee. Holy Father, keep through
thine own name those whom thou hast given me, that they may be one, as we
are." "O righteous Father, the world hath not known thee:
but I have known thee, and these have known that thou hast sent me." John
Does Christ possess these attributes?
"Because thou wilt not leave my soul in hell, neither wilt thou
suffer thine Holy One to see corruption." Acts 2:27.
"He shall see of the travail of his soul, and shall be satisfied: by
his knowledge shall my righteous servant justify many; for he shall
bear their iniquities." Isaiah 53:11.
What is said about the goodness of God?
"And the LORD passed by before him, and proclaimed, The LORD, The
LORD God, merciful and gracious, longsuffering, and abundant in goodness
and truth." Exodus 34:6.
What was the nature of Christ's work while among men?
"How God anointed Jesus of Nazareth with the Holy Ghost and with
power: who went about doing good, and healing all that were
oppressed of the devil; for God was with him." Acts 10:38.
What is said of the mercy of God?
"The LORD is merciful and gracious, slow to anger, and plenteous
in mercy." Psalms 103:8.
Is He compassionate?
"But thou, O Lord, art a God full of compassion, and
gracious, longsuffering, and plenteous in mercy and truth." Psalms
How did Moses represent God's faithfulness in keeping
covenant with his people?
"Know therefore that the LORD thy God, he is God, the faithful
God, which keepeth covenant and mercy with them that love him and keep
his commandments to a thousand generations." Deuteronomy 7:9.
Is Christ also the embodiment of truth?
"Jesus saith unto him, I am the way, the
truth, and the life: no man cometh unto the Father, but by me." John
How is the wisdom of God represented?
"Behold, God is mighty, and despiseth not any: he is mighty in
strength and wisdom." Job 36:5.
What is said of the wisdom of Christ?
"And the child grew, and waxed strong in spirit, filled with
wisdom; and the grace of God was upon him." Luke 2:40.
In what strong language is the perfect justice of God
"He is the Rock, his work is perfect; for all his ways are
judgment: a God of truth and without iniquity, just and right is he."
How long will these attributes exist?
"Of old hast thou laid the foundation of the earth: and the
heavens are the work of thy hands. They shall perish, but thou shalt
endure: yea, all of them shall wax old like a garment; as a vesture shalt
thou change them, and they shall be changed: But thou art the same, and
thy years shall have no end." Psalms 102:25-27.
Can man ever really find out God?
"O the depth of the riches both of the wisdom and knowledge of
God: how unsearchable are his judgments, and his ways past finding
out!" Romans 11:33.