Since the Christians initially had the Old Testament scriptures as their 'Bible' and frequently quoted from it in the New Testament, some of the names for God carry over into the New. Most frequently simply the term God is used. Jesus in referring to God calls Him Father. The New Testament in completion of the Old adds the revelation of Jesus Christ as being a name for God, as one of the divine persons in the trinity. The Holy Spirit or Holy Ghost (KJV) is also God in the New Testament and fully equal as such with the other three persons.
Other uses are references to God as the 'God of our fathers..' see Acts 3:13 and 5:30 and the 'God of Abraham and of Isaac and of Jacob..' see Acts 3:13 (these are common Old Testament usages) Acts 7:2 refers to Him as the 'God of glory.' In Luke 1:32, 35 and 76 He is referred to as 'the Highest.' Luke 1:68 terms Him 'the Lord God of Israel'.
'Lord', a frequently used Old Testament name for God is applied both to the Father in Luke 2:29 but most frequently by far it is applied to Jesus.
Light - ascribed both to the Father "God is light" and to Jesus "I am the light of the world"
Alpha and Omega, referring to God's timelessness is again ascribed to both Jesus and the Father.
Revelation 1:8 (King James Version)
8I am Alpha and Omega, the beginning and the ending, saith the Lord, which is, and which was, and which is to come, the Almighty.
Revelation 1:11 (King James Version)
11Saying, I am Alpha and Omega, the first and the last: and, What thou seest, write in a book, and send it unto the seven churches which are in Asia; unto Ephesus, and unto Smyrna, and unto Pergamos, and unto Thyatira, and unto Sardis, and unto
Philadelphia, and unto Laodicea.
Revelation 1:17-18 (King James Version)
17And when I saw him, I fell at his feet as dead. And he laid his right hand upon me, saying unto me, Fear not; I am the first and the last:
18I am he that liveth, and was dead; and, behold, I am alive for evermore, Amen; and have the keys of hell and of death.
Revelation 1:17 gives us another name for God, which is simultaneously an attribute - 'the Almighty'.
the god in old testament the same as in the new testament.
In the new testament god does not appear to anybody.
No, God is the same in the New and Old Testaments of the Bible. The New Testament came about because Jesus was sent to Earth to atone for our sins, but God remained the same.
The difference of the sons of god , in the two testaments are that in the old testament Jesus is the son of god. But in the New Testament we to can be the sons of god . If only we do believe that Jesus died for our sins.
It is Jehovah.
In the Old Testament a Messiah was promised by God to come into the world. In the New Testament the Messiah arrives, that Messiah is Jesus Christ, the Son of God. This is what basically links the Old Testament to the New Testament.
Sydney A. Dunn has written: 'Jehovah God in the Old Testament is Jesus Christ in the New Testament' -- subject(s): Names in the Bible, God, Name, Lord's Supper
This is not an entirely accurate statement of the Gnostic Christian belief about the nature of God. They could not believe that the harsh and unjust God of the Old Testament was the same as the loving and forgiving God of the New Testament, so they believed there must be two gods. The God of the Old Testament became the Demiurge, while the supreme God is the God of the New Testament. Thus, God of the New Testament is good and the Demiurge, the God of the Old Testament, is the bad God.
Their names were Nicodemus and Zachaeus.
Many Gnostics saw the God of the Old Testament as an angry and capricious god, who demanded sacrifices, encouraged genocide and was vain, in that he demanded constant worship. They could not imagine that the God of the Old Testament could be the same god as the loving god of the New Testament. Because they could not see the Old Testament God and the New Testament God to be the same, they decided that the Old Testament God was a lesser god, who was not even aware of the New Testament God in the higher heavens. Thus, he believed himself to be the only God and the Lord of creation, but there was (in Gnostic view) a higher God. To many, it was not so much that the Old Testament God was evil, it was that he was wholly ignorant.
I regard New Testament as grace frow GOD.
It is called the New Testament because it was written after the Old Testament and tells of the new "testament" which means covenant or agreement between God and man. The old testament or covenant with Moses was fulfilled in Christ and this is the story of the New testament.
The names of the first four books of the New Testament are Matthew, Mark, Luke and John.
The first book in the new testament is called Gospel of Matthew.
Every single book, page, and sentence is important in the New Testament. If God has had it written it is important. God does not fool around or mince His words. All of the New Testament is important.
The prophecies of the Old Testament are fulfilled in the New Testament, therefore a Christian has faith that both the Old Testament and the New Testament are the Word of God.
A:Christians believe the Bible, which consists of the Old Testament and the New Testament to represent the word of God. They believe that worship of God requires knowledge of what the Bible says.
Jesus taught the kingdom of God in the New Testament. The kingdom of God means God's way of doing things.
Because it was written first, and is about the first covenant God made with Israel. The New Testament is about the second covenant God made with all Christians, Jewish and Gentile.
The Old Testament and the New Testament.The Old Testament starts with Genesis and ends with Malachi.The New Testament starts with Matthew and ends with Revelation.
Every book in the New Testament names Jesus. Of course, Jesus is not mentioned in the Old Testament.
son, holy spirit, and father
God and Man