What is God like? - Printable PDF

A PDF looking at the characteristics of God and the Holy Trinity

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'Belief About Deity' - What is God
like?
Characteristics of God
· Omnibenevolent (all-loving)
"For God so loved the World that he gave his only Son" - John
3:16
· Omnipotent (all-powerful)
"With God all things are possible" - Matthew 19:26
· Omnipresent (everywhere at once)
"The eyes of the Lord are in every place" - Proverbs 15:3
· Omniscient (all-knowing)
"You know when I sit and when I rise" - Psalm 139:2
· A creator of the world and life itself
"In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth" -
Genesis 1:1
"You knit me together in my mother's womb" - Psalm 139:2
· The only God
"The Lord our God, our Lord is One" - Old Testament
· Eternal
"The Lord is an everlasting God" - Isiah 40:28
· Judge - he decided whether a person goes to Heaven or Hell
"God is a righteous judge" - Psalm 7:11He is also a just and fair
judge

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The Holy Trinity - God is one person in three
parts
· Father
This is the idea that God is a Father figure to Christians, who
wants to be in a relationship with them. 'Father' implies and all-
loving and compassionate God with intentions of love and care for
humanity. God the 'Father' is the God referred to throughout the
Bible.
"Our Father, who art in Heaven...…read more

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Holy Spirit
The last part of the Holy Trinity is the Holy Spirit. The Holy Spirit is
a God-given power which is given freely to followers of Jesus. It is
said to bring peace, joy and even supernatural ability. In the Bible,
the Holy Spirit comes upon the disciples of Jesus as fire, like the
"blowing of a violent wind" (Acts 2:1-4). Acts describes how the
disciples "began to speak in different tongues" (languages).…read more

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