Meeting Adonai: Beloved Owner

#3 Sovereign Owner

Posted: Monday, May 16th, 2016
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God moves radically toward us and deals mightily with us when we see and receive Him as Adonai. Meeting Adonai, Owner and Master, changes everything.

Devotional

Genesis 15:2 exegesis Bible
And Abram said, Lord GOD Adonay…

Adonai has another meaning: Master, Lord and OWNER. It is plural but also possessive. Adonai is the Triune God as our Master and Lord.

Adon-Adonai: Jehovah our Ruler. A vigorous name of God expressing divine dominion; reveals God as the absolute Owner and Lord.[1]

Adonai (Genesis 15:2): Master, Lord, Owner. The name usually refers to Jesus.

We belong to God by creation and to the Father by Christ’s purchase of us by Blood.

1 Corinthians 6:20 CJB
The fact is, you don’t belong to yourselves; for you were bought with a price.

[1] Smith, S. & Cornwall, J., The Exhaustive Dictionary of Bible Names (81), North Brunswick, NJ: Bridge-Logos, 1998.

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