9121 eternity, nature of

9121 eternity, nature of

God alone possesses lasting time, in contrast to the fleeting time of the human race.

Eternity from God’s perspective

Ps 90:4 See also 2Pe 3:8

God’s eternity is absolute

Ps 90:2 See also Ge 1:1; Jn 1:1-2; Ro 16:26

The name of God and eternity

Ex 3:14-15 See also Ge 21:33; Isa 26:4; Isa 40:28; Isa 41:4; Rev 1:8

God’s eternal attributes

His love Jer 31:3 See also 1Jn 4:8,16

His righteousness Isa 51:6; 2Co 9:9

His wisdom 1Co 2:7

His power Ro 1:20

Worship of God as eternal

Jude 25 See also 1Ch 16:36; Ro 11:36; 2Pe 3:18

Jesus Christ’s eternal existence

Heb 13:8 See also Jn 17:5,24; Heb 1:10-12; Ps 102:25-27; Heb 5:6; Ps 110:4; Heb 7:24-25; Rev 1:17-18; Rev 22:13

The Holy Spirit’s eternal existence

Heb 9:14

Eternity and creation

Ge 1:1 See also Pr 8:22-29 Wisdom (personified) is speaking here.

Eternity and the human race

Ps 39:4-5 See also Job 10:5; Job 36:26; Ecc 3:11

See also

1205God, titles of
1510Trinity, the
4005creation
4903time
4909beginning
4930end
5001human race, the
9135immortality
9160new heavens & new earth

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