So begins God’s diary of the existential crisis that ensues when, inexplicably, he falls in love with a human. David" (Jesus)   Revelation the sea"   Isaiah 51:15 (NKJV) People change their mind because of unf… But by the grace of God I am what I am, and His grace to me was not in vain. Before it grows too late. I am a spirit, I have a soul, and I live in a body, but I am first a spirit being – BORN OF GOD. Or even Eros, the god of sexual desire, attraction, and love? "UBS4"), Names and titles of Jesus in the New Testament, "John 1 WHNU;SBLGNT - εν αρχη ην ο λογος και - Bible Gateway", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=I_am_(biblical_term)&oldid=972923443, All articles that may contain original research, Articles that may contain original research from January 2020, All articles with vague or ambiguous time, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, I am the Resurrection and the Life (John 11:25), I am the Way and the Truth and the Life (John 14:6), This page was last edited on 14 August 2020, at 13:41. "I am the LORD who makes all "I am the LORD, the God of all   3. Jesus was equating Himself with the "I AM" title God gave Himself in Exodus 3:14. Maybe you'd be Apollo, the god of the arts. Then it's time to figure it out. What an accumulative and all inclusive affirmation Paul makes of God’s grace in his life, knowing his past unbelief and treatment to Jesus! flesh"   Jeremiah 32:27 (NKJV) God said to Moses, “I AM WHO I AM. "I am with you always" (Jesus)    Matthew 28:20 (NKJV) The Koine Greek term Ego eimi (Greek Ἐγώ εἰμί, pronounced [eɣó imí]), literally I am or It is I, is an emphatic form of the copulative verb εἰμι that is recorded in the Gospels to have been spoken by Jesus on several occasions to refer to himself not with the role of a verb but playing the role of a name, in the Gospel of John occurring seven times with specific titles. "I AM who I AM"     Exodus 3:14 (NKJV) The God with the ability to give is the God with the right to take. "I am their inheritance"  Ezekiel 44:28 (NKJV) “Then I am willing to become a believer of the God of Games!” “Belief isn’t something to only be spoken by mouth.   It's been awhile since I fought like this but this shouldn't be that hard.I would immediately jump right In and save the human,god knows how long It would have taken for somebody else to do something I would try and search for help first and If nobody answers than I would jump In and do my best to save the person The term I Am relating to God appears over 300 times in the Bible, first in the book of Genesis (15:1) and last in Revelation (22:16)… The unique expression of the Tetragrammaton יהוה (yhwh) is composed of matris lectionis (supporting first-class vowels) that suggest a verbal cognate noun derived from היה (hayah), the Hebrew copulative otherwise known as the verb "to be". it has been pointed with the vowels of the word Elohim and transcribed as "Jehovah".   loving-kindness, judgment, and righteousness"  Jeremiah 9:24 (NKJV)       inheritance"   Number 18:20 (NKJV) This is what you are to say to the Israelites: ‘I AM has sent me to you’” (Exodus 3:14). "I am the vine" (Jesus)    ­­John 15:5 (NKJV) START. reward"   Genesis 15:1 (NKJV), "I am your portion and your But if who God is not determined by any forces outside himself, then he is not subject to the changes we are. “O Master of Games, grant us new life!”> Advertisements.   It is used in the Gospel of John both with and without a predicate nominative. [Chorus] Lead me, guide me, walk beside me, Help me find the way. "I am your exceedingly great "I am the way, the truth, and the God, manifesting Himself as a voice, introduces Himself by saying, ‘I am the God of your father, the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac and the God of Jacob’ (Exodus 3:6). I am God. "I am the resurrection, and the loving-kindness, judgment, and righteousness, "I am the resurrection, and the I go to His Word to remind myself of my true identity, and then I hold that Word in mind and walk out on it with believing. life" (Jesus)   ­­John 14:6 "I am with you to save "I am the door of the sheep" (Jesus)    John 10:7 (NKJV) I wondered why He never added anything else to the statement. So while you may not find the expression “I am God” in the Gospels, you’ll certainly find the ancient equivalent. things"   Isaiah 44:24 (NKJV) The "I AM's" of God      There are other times the phrase is used in the New Testament, but with a predicate nominative and/or adjectives in between ἐγώ and εἰμι : a centurion in Matt 8:9 and Luke 7:8, Zechariah in Luke 1:18, Gabriel in Luke 1:19, the woman at the well in John 4:26, a man blind from birth in John 9:9 who is healed by Jesus and told to go wash in the Pool of Siloam, Peter in Acts 10:21 and Acts 10:26, Paul the Apostle in Acts 22:3, Acts 23:6, Acts 26:29, Rom 7:14, Rom 11:1, Rom 11:13, 1 Cor 15:9 and 1 Tim 1:15, some Corinthian believer in 1 Cor 1:12 and 1 Cor 3:4, John the Baptist in the negative (οὐκ εἰμὶ ἐγὼ / I am not) in John 3:28 and Acts 13:25 (compare with Jesus in John 8:23, 17:14,16), and Pilate in a question (Μήτι ἐγὼ Ἰουδαῖός εἰμι; / Am I [a] Jew?)     Thus explanations of John 8:58 generally depend on theology and not Greek grammar. you to profit''  Isaiah 48:17 (NKJV) - For I am not ashamed of the gospel (of Christ, in the Authorized Version, is very weakly supported by manuscripts; neither is it required), for it is the power of God unto salvation to every one that believeth; to the Jew first, and to the Greek.In saying he was "not ashamed," St. Paul may have had in his mind our Lord's own words (Mark 8:38 and Luke 9:26.) When I am tempted to think less of myself than what God says of me, I do two things. David", "I am the way, the truth, and the One of the most likely translations is “I Am who I Am.”. I am that I am is a common English translation of the Hebrew phrase אֶהְיֶה אֲשֶׁר אֶהְיֶה ‎, ’ehyeh ’ăšer ’ehyeh ([ʔehˈje ʔaˈʃer ʔehˈje]) – also "I am who I am", "I will become what I choose to become", "I am what I am", "I will be what I will be", "I create what (ever) I create", or "I am the Existing One". As you pray, know who your God is.  These scripture verses tell us who He is: "I AM who I AM"     Exodus 3:14 (NKJV), "I am Alpha and Omega" (Jesus)     Revelation 1:8 (NKJV), "I am from above" (Jesus)     John 8:23 (NKJV), "I am God Almighty"   Genesis 17:1 (NKJV), "I am he who comforts you"   Isaiah 51:12 (NKJV), "I am the door" (Jesus)   John 10:9 (NKJV), "I am the door of the sheep" (Jesus)    John 10:7 (NKJV), "I am the good shepherd" (Jesus)    ­­John 10:11 (NKJV), "I am the light of the world" (Jesus) ­­ John 9:5 (NKJV), "I am the bread of life" (Jesus)    ­­John 6:48 (NKJV), "I am the LORD, and there is no With parents kind and dear. I am a child of God, And he has sent me here, Has given me an earthly home. “I Am What I Am by the Grace of God” Earl E. Robertson 03/27/16 - misc. other"   Isaiah 45:5 (NKJV) When Jesus took on God’s holy title as his own, He was stating the modern equivalent of “I am God”. i am kind of confused...please help: first of all my family is not religious at all...i have never been to church in my life. Your I AM Presence. Within the name Yahweh is the affirmation I AM WHO I AM.   ’. Nestle-Aland "Novum Testamentum Graece", 27th revised edition (a.k.a. This is what you are to say to the Israelites: ‘I AM has sent me to you’” (Exodus 3:13-14). “I am the God of your father, Abraham,” He said. things", "I am the LORD, the God of all Throughout the Old Testament in the original Hebrew, God is known by his four-letter name YHWH. To live with him someday.   It would be used in any number of normal situations: “I am watching the sheep,” “I am walking on the road,” or “I am his father.”   but in the past year i have been feeling really spiritual/religious.     "πρὶν Ἀβραὰμ γενέσθαι" ("before Abraham was") can be taken as a predicative prepositional phrase, thus "ἐγώ εἰμὶ" ("I am") in John 8:58 does not grammatically require a predicate nominative, however it is rather unusual for a present tense verb to be used with a temporal adverb like πρὶν in a declarative statement, though there are rare exceptions outside the New Testament. "I am the LORD, your Holy One"   Isaiah 43:15 (NKJV) I am Leaving Living Church of God Boy, I was glad to find this site. "I am the Son of God" (Jesus)   ­­John 10:36 (NKJV) you to, "I am the LORD exercising   [1 John 5:1] I am OF God. Teach me all that I must do. What God Am I? life", "I am the root and offspring of "I am holy"   1Peter 1:16 (NKJV) "I am you salvation"   Psalm 35:3 (NKJV) God appointed Moses to represent the Israelites, who were then living as slaves in Egypt, in the court of the Egyptian Pharaoh. Many other translations including the ASV have rendered John 8:24 as something like "... For unless you believe that I am [he], you will die in your sins.". eheyeh ’asher ’eheyeh. Moses was 80 years old when he had his argument with God … Today, R.C. Who am I that the highest King Would welcome me I was lost but He brought me in Oh His love for me Who the Son sets free Oh is free indeed I'm a child of God In my Father's house There's a place for me I'm a child of God Yes I am Yes I am @SifaLyrics Some consider the phrase in John 8:58 to be grammatically different from that in John 8:24, as the copulative verb can be used with any predicative expression and not only a predicate nominative, such as in "ὅπου εἰμὶ ἐγὼ καὶ ὑμεῖς ἦτε" ("where I am, you also may be") in John 14:3. Like Job, I will bless the name of the Lord in the giving and in the taking. Fourth, Jesus said, “I am the true vine” (John 15:1). Verse 16. Actually, my mother found it for me, but in all honesty a friend of mine sent me the link about three years ago when I first joined the Living Church of God . He did this repeatedly over the course of his ministry (see Mark 14:62, John 18:5-6, John 8:24 and John 8:28). Let’s review these two steps so that we can each confidently confess and live this truth: I am what the Word of God says I am! The seven occurrences with a predicate nominative that have resulted in some of the titles for Jesus are: It is also used without a predicate nominative, which is not very common in Koine Greek, thus it is interpreted it as the reader's own self-declaration as Jesus, declaring Himself God. The "I AM's" of God As you pray, know who your God is. Â. life" (Jesus)   ­­John 14:6 [1 Thess 5:23] I am a new creature in Christ, old things have passed away, behold all things have become new. "I am God Almighty"   Genesis 17:1 (NKJV) "I am the LORD your God who teaches When God declared to Moses, “I AM WHO I AM,” He revealed His self-existence and limitless power. Wondering what god you are? "I am the LORD exercising Later[when?]   It's time to get an idea of which god you would be based on your personality and interests. in 2 Sam 20:17.[7]. In John 8:24 Jesus states: "For unless you believe that I am, you will die in your sins", and later the crowd attempts to stone Jesus in response to his statement in John 8:58: "Before Abraham was, I am.". It is the spirit of God individualized for each one.     Yahweh (Jehovah) gave Moses a fuller revelation of His personal name in the form of a cryptic Hebrew phrase. BRIDGE: God Almighty Lord of Glory You have called me friend This has led to the Biblical God sometimes being referred to as “the great ‘I am’”.[3]. The Koine Greek term Ego eimi , literally I am or It is I, is an emphatic form of the copulative verb εἰμι that is recorded in the Gospels to have been spoken by Jesus on several occasions to refer to himself not with the role of a verb but playing the role of a name, in the Gospel of John occurring seven times with specific titles. First, there is the upper figure, which is a sphere of light called the “I AM Presence.” To Hindus, it is Brahma. flesh", "I am the LORD your God who divided things"   Isaiah 44:24 (NKJV), "I am the LORD, the God of all These usages have been the subject of significant Christological analysis. life", "I am your exceedingly great A third implication of the name I AM WHO I AM is that God does not change. you"    Jeremiah 30:11(NKJV), "I am with you always" (Jesus)    Matthew 28:20 (NKJV), "I am the LORD, and there is no "I am the LORD who heals you"     Exodus 15:26  (NKJV)  you to profit''  Isaiah 48:17 (NKJV), "I am the LORD exercising   It was close to the time when He was to die, and … Sproul continues his discussion on God’s glorious name.   [1 John 4:6] I am a spirit being – born of God. “Do not be afraid, for I am with you and will bless … (NKJV) loving-kindness, judgment, and righteousness"  Jeremiah 9:24 (NKJV), "I am the LORD, your Holy One"   Isaiah 43:15 (NKJV), "I am the resurrection, and the Finally the Tetragrammaton was vocalized as Yahweh.   "I am the good shepherd" (Jesus)    ­­John 10:11 (NKJV) inheritance". Who am I that you are mindful of me That you hear me, when I call Is it true that you are thinking of me How you love me, it's amazing (Who am I Lord) CHORUS: I am a friend of God I am a friend of God I am a friend of God He calls me friend. "I am from above" (Jesus)     John 8:23 (NKJV) "I am the LORD, and there is no In the New Testament, the personal pronoun ἐγώ in conjunction with the present first-person singular copulative εἰμι is recorded to have been used mainly by Jesus, especially in the Gospel of John. 22:16 (NKJV), "I am the Son of God" (Jesus)   ­­John 10:36 (NKJV), "I am the vine" (Jesus)    ­­John 15:5 (NKJV), "I am the way, the truth, and the The word ehyeh is the first person common singular of the verb to be. These usages have been the subject of significant Christologicalanalysis. "I am your shield"    Genesis 15:1 (NKJV) As you pray, know who your God is.  These scripture verses tell us who He is: "I am he who comforts you"   Isaiah 51:12 (NKJV) "I am Alpha and Omega" (Jesus)     Revelation 1:8 (NKJV) In using the words “I AM THAT I AM,” God used an expression to reveal to Moses a promise and pledge found in His name. Verse. The Lord tells us repeatedly in His Word that He is the great "I AM." "I am your portion and your   These scripture verses tell us who He is: "I AM" ­­ John 8:58 (NKJV) "I AM who I AM" Exodus 3:14 (NKJV) "I am Alpha and Omega" (Jesus) Revelation 1:8 (NKJV) "I am from above" (Jesus) John 8:23 (NKJV) "I am God Almighty" Genesis 17:1 (NKJV) Questions. ], ἐγώ εἰμι also occurs without an explicit or implicit predicate nominative in the Septuagint, but instead either with a prepositional phrase such as in "μὴ ἀντὶ θεοῦ ἐγώ εἰμι ..." ("Am I in place of God ...") Gen 30:2, or with a predicative clause such as in "πάροικος καὶ παρεπίδημος ἐγώ εἰμι μεθ' ὑμῶν" ("As a foreigner and a sojourner I am with you") in Gen 23:4, or with the idiomatic meaning It is I such as in "καὶ εἶπεν Ἰωαβ ἀκούω ἐγώ εἰμι" ("And Joab said: I hear; it is I.") I am a child of God, And so my needs are great; Help me to understand his words. "I AM"   ­­John 8:58 (NKJV) 2.             "I am their possession"   Ezekiel 44:28 (NKJV) No, I worked harder than all of them—yet not I, but the grace of God that was with me. 22:16 (NKJV) "I am the LORD your God who divided "I am the light of the world" (Jesus) ­­ John 9:5 (NKJV) Translations often render this word in compliance with the tradition of the Septuagint, "Lord". "I am he"   John 18:5 (NKJV) But often found in apposition, if not in construct state (there is no way of telling) with elohim, it suggests "the being" or the "I AM" of God. the sea"   Isaiah 51:15 (NKJV), "I am the LORD your God who teaches     "I am the door" (Jesus)   John 10:9 (NKJV)   Have been forever, will be forever.     other"   Isaiah 45:5 (NKJV), "I am the LORD who heals you"     Exodus 15:26  (NKJV)Â, "I am the LORD who makes all God said to Moses, “I AM WHO I AM.   in John 18:35. Berean Literal Bible But by the grace of God I am what I am, and His grace toward me has not been void.   The phrase translated “I am who I am” in Hebrew is ehyeh asher ehyeh.   the sea", "I am the LORD your God who teaches If Jesus had merely wanted to say He existed before Abraham’s time, He would have said, “Before Abraham, I was.” The Greek words translated “was,” in the case of Abraham, and … "NA27"), Deutsche Bibelgesellschaft, July 2006, "The Greek New Testament", 4th Edition with Dictionary, United Bible Societies (a.k.a. reward", "I am your portion and your I felt like God was being vague and leaving out all the important details and awe-inspiring adjectives He could have used to enhance His own resume or curriculum vitae. Willing as I was to receive Nick as a gift from God’s hand, I cannot and will not begrudge the same God for taking him back.   sometimes i think that maybe im like a descendent/relative of god or something because i feel like i have direct connections with him, like if i walk by a church i feel god's presence. I Am the God …   parts: 29 jenn . David" (Jesus)   Revelation flesh"   Jeremiah 32:27 (NKJV), "I am the LORD your God who divided In Malachi 3:6 God says, I Yahweh do not change; therefore you, O sons of Jacob, are not consumed. other", "I am the LORD who makes all Forever, mind you, with the razor-sharp glint of a diamond, and without any counterpart in the languages of men. [4][5][6][original research? "I am the root and offspring of God wanted to assure Moses and Israel that God would become what they would need Him to become.   Close your eyes and envision His name in your mind, and feel His power with your heart,” he said solemnly.   I am born of God. Buddhists call it the Dharmakaya, while Christians think of it as God the Father.   "I am the bread of life" (Jesus)    ­­John 6:48 (NKJV)   "I am with you to deliver you"   Jeremiah 1:8 (NKJV) inheritance"   Number 18:20 (NKJV), "I am you salvation"   Psalm 35:3 (NKJV), "I am your shield"    Genesis 15:1 (NKJV), "I am with you to deliver you"   Jeremiah 1:8 (NKJV), "I am with you to save [1][2] The term I Am relating to God appears over 300 times in the Bible, first in the book of Genesis (15:1) and last in Revelation (22:16). life" (Jesus)­­    John 11:25 (NKJV)   (NKJV), "I am their inheritance"  Ezekiel 44:28 (NKJV), "I am their possession"   Ezekiel 44:28 (NKJV), "I am your exceedingly great "I am with you"    Acts 18:10 (NKJV) life" (Jesus)­­    John 11:25 (NKJV), "I am the root and offspring of [2 Cor 5:17] I have a new nature. reward"   Genesis 15:1 (NKJV)   Two small words, three simple letters, "I AM." 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