a Father
Psalm 22:30
Descendants will serve Him; the next generation will be told about the Lord.
Jeremiah 3:19
I thought: How I long to make you [My] sons and give you a desirable land, the most beautiful inheritance of all the nations. I thought: You will call Me, my Father, and never turn away from Me.
Jeremiah 31:1
"At that time"-- [this is] the LORD's declaration-- "I will be God of all the families of Israel, and they will be My people."
Jeremiah 31:9
They will come weeping, but I will bring them back with consolation. I will lead them to wadis [filled] with water by a smooth way where they will not stumble, for I am Israel's Father, and Ephraim is My firstborn.
Hosea 1:9
Then the LORD said: Name him Not My People, for you are not My people, and I will not be your God.
Hosea 1:10
Yet the number of the Israelites will be like the sand of the sea, which cannot be measured or counted. And in the place where they were told: You are not My people, they will be called: Sons of the living God.
John 1:12
But to all who did receive Him, He gave them the right to be children of God, to those who believe in His name,
Romans 8:14-17
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All those led by God's Spirit are God's sons.
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For you did not receive a spirit of slavery to fall back into fear, but you received the Spirit of adoption, by whom we cry out, "Abba, Father!"
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The Spirit Himself testifies together with our spirit that we are God's children,
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and if children, also heirs-- heirs of God and co-heirs with Christ-- seeing that we suffer with Him so that we may also be glorified with Him.
Romans 8:29-17
Galatians 3:26
for you are all sons of God through faith in Christ Jesus.
Galatians 4:5-7
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to redeem those under the law, so that we might receive adoption as sons.
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And because you are sons, God has sent the Spirit of His Son into our hearts, crying, "Abba, Father!"
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So you are no longer a slave, but a son; and if a son, then an heir through God.
Ephesians 1:5
He predestined us to be adopted through Jesus Christ for Himself, according to His favor and will,
1 John 3:1
Look at how great a love the Father has given us, that we should be called God's children. And we are! The reason the world does not know us is that it didn't know Him.
1 John 3:2
Dear friends, we are God's children now, and what we will be has not yet been revealed. We know that when He appears, we will be like Him, because we will see Him as He is.
Revelation 21:7
The victor will inherit these things, and I will be his God, and he will be My son.
the Lord
Genesis 17:1
When Abram was 99 years old, the LORD appeared to him, saying, "I am God Almighty. Live in My presence and be devout.
Genesis 48:3
Jacob said to Joseph, " God Almighty appeared to me at Luz in the land of Canaan and blessed me.
Revelation 1:8
"I am the Alpha and the Omega," says the Lord God, "the One who is, who was, and who is coming, the Almighty."
Revelation 21:22
I did not see a sanctuary in it, because the Lord God the Almighty and the Lamb are its sanctuary.