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God, attributes of


What the scriptures say about
God - Faithful, Faithfulness

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1035- God, faithfulness of
Godís perfect loyalty and consistency in being true to his name, his character, and his word.

Godís faithfulness is an integral part of his nature

    Nu 23:19 Godís limitless power and steadfast love imply
      complete faithfulness which contrasts with human nature
    La 3:22-23 See also Ex 34:6; Dt 7:8-9; Dt 32:4;
      Ro 4:21; 2Ti 2:13

God is faithful to his name and character
    2Ti 2:13 See also Ne 9:8; Ps 106:8; 1Th 5:24; Heb 6:13-18

Godís faithfulness is known through fulfilled promises
    Jos 23:14 See also Jos 21:45; 1Ki 8:56; 1Ch 16:15; Ps 145:13; 2Pe 3:9

Examples of Godís faithfulness in fulfilled promises
    Abraham's fatherhood
      Ge 12:2-3; Ge 15:4; Ge 21:1-2;
      Ro 9:9; Gal 4:28; Heb 6:13-15; Heb 11:11

    The building of the temple
      2Sa 7:12-13; 1Ch 17:11-12; 1Ki 8:17-21; 2Ch 6:7-11

    The exile in Babylon
      Jer 25:8-11

Godís faithfulness will not always mean
    human prosperity

    See also 2Ki 25:8-12; 2Ch 36:17-21; Jer 52:12-16;
    Ezr 1:1-3; Jer 52:27; Jer 29:10; Da 9:2-3,15-19

God's faithfulness is revealed to the faithful
    2Sa 22:26 See also Gal 3:14; Heb 10:23

God's faithfulness is constant
    Ro 3:3-4

Godís faithfulness is not negated by
    human unfaithfulness

    See also Eze 12:25; Hab 2:3; 2Ti 2:13

Jesus Christ is the ultimate evidence
    of God's faithfulness

    Ac 13:32-33 See also Jn 14:9-11; Ro 15:8-9;
    2Co 1:20-22; Heb 3:2-6; Rev 1:5; Rev 19:11




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