- 1 Is who do you say I am in the Bible?
- 2 What are the 7 I am statements?
- 3 Why is God called the great I am?
- 4 Who says I am what I am?
- 5 Who do you say I am Jesus asked?
- 6 Why did Jesus ask who do you say I am?
- 7 Why did Jesus say I am the gate?
- 8 What does Jesus mean by I Am?
- 9 What does it mean I am that I am?
- 10 What does the Bible say about the great I am?
- 11 What does Yahweh mean?
- 12 What Who is God?
- 13 What did Popeye say I am what I am?
Is who do you say I am in the Bible?
An adjusted version of Psalm 8:4, the “who am I that…” language (or equivalent) was once uttered (though not in English) by famous Biblical characters, including Moses (Exodus 3:11-15), David (2 Samuel 7:18, 1 Chronicles 17:16, and 1 Chronicles 29:10-14) and Job (Job 7:17; context starts in Job 6:1).
What are the 7 I am statements?
The seven are:
- And Jesus said to them, “I am the bread of life.
- Then Jesus spoke to them again, saying, “I am the light of the world.
- “I am the door.
- “I am the good shepherd.
- Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life.
- Jesus said to him, “I am the way, the truth, and the life.
Why is God called the great I am?
“God said to Moses, “I AM WHO I AM. This is what you are to say to the Israelites:’ I AM has sent me to you. ‘” v 14. In Hebrew, this name of God is the four consonant letters YHWH, meaning “to be/will be”, which is where the pronunciation Yahweh comes from.
Who says I am what I am?
In the Popeye cartoons, Popeye uses “I am what I am” (or perhaps “I yam what I yam”) as a description of why he behaves in the manner in which he behaves. He’s saying that such behavior reflects his basic nature.
Who do you say I am Jesus asked?
“Who do you say I am?” Simon Peter answered, “You are the Christ, the Son of the living God.” Jesus replied, “Blessed are you, Simon son of Jonah, for this was not revealed to you by man, but by my Father in heaven.
Why did Jesus ask who do you say I am?
Afterward, according to the Gospel of Saint Mark, as he walked north toward Caesarea Philippi, Jesus asked his disciples, “Who do men say that I am?” And thus, seeking guidance, seeking perhaps to ken the range of possibilities, Jesus put the question to his followers. It is an affecting and very human moment.
Why did Jesus say I am the gate?
Jesus says “I am the gate; whoever enters through me will be saved.” Jesus promises all those entering through him will be saved. Jesus is the door of life where we become part of His flock. Not only is it a promise of salvation, but also a promise of peace.
What does Jesus mean by I Am?
The Koine Greek term Ego eimi (Greek Ἐγώ εἰμί, pronounced [eɣó imí]), literally I am or It is I, is an emphatic form of the copulative verb εἰμι that is recorded in the Gospels to have been spoken by Jesus on several occasions to refer to himself not with the role of a verb but playing the role of a name, in the Gospel
What does it mean I am that I am?
I am that I am is a common English translation of the Hebrew phrase אֶהְיֶה אֲשֶׁר אֶהְיֶה, ‘ehyeh ‘ăšer ‘ehyeh ([ʔehˈje ʔaˈʃer ʔehˈje]) – also “I am who I am“, “I will become what I choose to become”, “I am what I am“, “I will be what I will be”, “I create what(ever) I create”, or “I am the Existing One”.
What does the Bible say about the great I am?
Unless we get past them, we will never respond to life in a meaningful way. Jesus, great “I AM” and Lord of what is, said, “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.” (Matthew 11:28).
What does Yahweh mean?
The meaning of the name `Yahweh‘ has been interpreted as “He Who Makes That Which Has Been Made” or “He Brings into Existence Whatever Exists”, though other interpretations have been offered by many scholars.
What Who is God?
God, in monotheistic thought, is conceived of as the supreme being, creator, and principal object of faith. God is usually conceived of as being omnipotent (all-powerful), omniscient (all-knowing), omnipresent (all-present) and omnibenevolent (all-good) as well as having an eternal and necessary existence.
What did Popeye say I am what I am?
“… And that’s all that I yam.” Popeye the Sailor certainly suffers from no identity crisis!