Who is the God of the Bible?

 

1- What important question does the Bible ask about God? Job 11:7 – We cannot of ourselves find out God. God Himself must tell us about Himself.

2- What does God say about Himself? Isaiah 40:26 – He is a creator of infinite power. Not only is He creator but He also upholds and maintains all His creation.

Isaiah 46:9, 10 – God is all knowing or omniscient.

3- How many true gods does the Bible reveal? Deuteronomy 6:4 – God told the Israelites that He is ONE, as opposed to the heathen nations around them which worshiped multiple gods.

Deuteronomy 4:35 – There is none other besides Him. It is on this basis that God gave the first commandment which prohibits multiple gods.

4- Who is the most qualified person to tell us about God? John 1:18 – Jesus, the Son of God is the highest authority on this topic.

John 3:11 – In speaking of God Jesus tells us what He knows and has seen. That was His mission in coming down from heaven; to tell us of heavenly things.

5- Who is the Lord of heaven and earth, according to Jesus? Matthew 11:25 – The Father is the Lord of both heaven and earth.

6- Who will the true worshippers worship? John 4:23 – The Father is worshipped in spirit and in truth.

7- Who did Jesus say we should pray to? Matthew 6:9-13 – The Father’s will is done in heaven. The kingdom, power and glory belong to the Father.

8- What is the first commandment of all? Mark 12:28-32 – Knowing God is required before we can love Him. Knowing who God is, is vital for our relationship with Him.

9- What is ‘life eternal’ that Jesus came to bring us? John 17:3 – Knowing the only true God and Jesus is the key to eternal life. A correct understanding of God is an issue that affects our eternal life. The only true God, according to Jesus, is the Father.

10- Did the apostles of Christ teach the same truth about God? James 2:19 – James taught that there is only one God. Even the devils know that!

1 Timothy 2:5 – Paul taught that there is only one God. Jesus is the only link between us and God. We can only know God through Jesus.

11- Who is this one God? 1 Corinthians 8:4-6 – The one God is the Father.

James 3:9 – The Bible shows that the one God is only the Father. We do not read about different persons making up one God. It is simply the Father.

Ephesians 4:6 – One God and Father of ALL.

12- Who is the creator of all things? Revelation 4:9-11 – The one who sits on the throne in heaven.

Acts 17:24 – We saw earlier that the Lord of heaven and earth is God the Father.

13- How did the God the Father create all things? Ephesians 3:9 – God created everything by Jesus Christ. Colossians 1:16

14- Who is the head of all things? 1 Corinthians 11:3 – The head of Christ is God, who is His Father.

15- Does Christ have a God? John 20:17 – The God of Jesus is His Father.

Matthew 27:46 – Jesus was talking to His Father.

16- When we get to heaven, who are we going to serve? Revelation 21:22, 23; 22:3 – We shall serve and worship God and the Lamb, for this is eternal life. To know them both throughout eternity.

17- Do we wait till we get to heaven for this, or can this fellowship begin sooner? 1 John 1:3, 4 – This fellowship can begin now as we read and learn about the Father and the Son.

We have seen that the word of God clearly tells us there is only one God. That one God is none other than the Father. This one God is the source of ALL life and power. The only way for us to know God is through His Son Jesus, who came to bring to us a true knowledge of God.

Prepared by:
Restitution Ministries
P. O. Box 7137
Kariong, NSW 2250
Australia