A A A A A
Bible Book List
Dictionary of Bible Themes – 1250 Abba
1250 Abba

1250 Abba

The Aramaic word “Abba” is thought to be a very intimate term for “Father” suggesting that those who use it to refer to God enjoy a close relationship with him. Jesus Christ uses the term as a consequence of his natural sonship of God; believers may use it as a consequence of their adopted sonship of God through faith.

“Abba” used in addressing God

By Jesus Christ Mk 14:36

By believers Ro 8:15; Gal 4:6

See also

1040God, fatherhood
1205God, titles of
1510Trinity, the
2078Christ, sonship of
2218Christ, Son of God
3221Holy Spirit & prayer
5895intimacy
7922fellowship with God
8104assurance
8134knowing God

Bible Gateway Recommends

Who's Who of the Bible
Who's Who of the Bible
Retail: $14.95
Our Price: $11.99Save: $2.96 (20%)Buy now
CLC Bible Companion DVD (PowerPoint)
CLC Bible Companion DVD (PowerPoint)
Retail: $9.99
Our Price: $8.99Save: $1.00 (10%)Buy now
CLC Bible Companion DVD (PDF)
CLC Bible Companion DVD (PDF)
Retail: $9.99
Our Price: $8.99Save: $1.00 (10%)Buy now
Who's Who of the Bible: Over 3000 entries from A to Z! - eBook
Who's Who of the Bible: Over 3000 entries from A to Z! - eBook
Retail: $14.95
Our Price: $9.99Save: $4.96 (33%)Buy now