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Dictionary of Bible Themes – 9121 eternity, nature of
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
5001human race, the
9160new heavens & new earth

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