Attributes of God
Exodus 3: 1 - 15
Definitions: Attributes; Character; & Personality
Attribute: a core/internal quality that
defines his/her existence or actions
Characteristics: distinguishing trait
that identifies the person coming
from attributes
Personality: reflection of one’s
character thru thinking, feelings,
and behavior
Attribute = values visibility
Characteristic = attention
getting waving hands, etc.
Personality = Americans stomp
feet, wave hands, shout,
Attributes of God: (sharing only 6)
God is holy
God is love
God is omniscient = all knowing
God is omnipresent = everywhere, all the time, multi-dimensional
God is omnipotent = all powerful
God is immutable = never changing
God is holy
Psalms 99: 1- 5, “The Lord reigns, let
the nations tremble; He sits enthroned
between the cherubim, let the earth
shake. Great is the Lord in Zion; He is
exalted over all the nations. Let them
praise your great and awesome name
– He is holy.”
I Chronicles 13, 15, 16
13 - Bringing the Ark of the Covenant
back – Uzzah
15 – Bringing the Ark back as
16 – The worship and praise by the
The sacred…
Became profane…
He Who knew
no sin –
became sin
God could not
look upon sin
– Mark 15
Holiness is a process!
I Peter 1: 15 & 16, “But just as he
(Jesus) who called you is holy, so be
holy in all you do; for it is written: ‘Be
holy, because I am holy.’”
He is the same (immutable) yesterday, today,
and forever…
He is still holy
How is your progress?