TITLES AND NAMES
OF JESUS

There are over 100 different names and titles for Jesus. Listed here are a number of them. As you go over this list note that they describe the character of Jesus, the greatness of His glory and power, and also how He came to earth as a servant to provide you with many blessings.
Scriptures used are from The World English Bible.

ADAM: 1 Corinthians 15:45 So also it is written, "The first man, Adam, became a living soul." The last Adam became a life-giving spirit.

ALMIGHTY: Revelation 1:8 "I am the Alpha and the Omega," says the Lord God, "who is and who was and who is to come, the Almighty."

ALPHA and OMEGA: Revelation 22:13 I am the Alpha and the Omega, the First and the Last, the Beginning and the End.

AMEN: Revelation 3:14 "To the angel of the assembly in Laodicea write: "The Amen, the Faithful and True Witness, the Head of God's creation, says these things:

APOSTLE: Hebrews 3:1 Therefore, holy brothers, partakers of a heavenly calling, consider the Apostle and High Priest of our confession, Jesus; (The word "apostle" should be translated "messenger.")

AUTHOR AND PERFECTER OF FAITH: Hebrews 12:2 looking to Jesus, the author and perfecter of faith, who for the joy that was set before him endured the cross, despising shame, and has sat down at the right hand of the throne of God..

AUTHOR OF SALVATION: Hebrews 2:10 For it became him, for whom are all things, and through whom are all things, in bringing many children to glory, to make the author of their salvation perfect through sufferings.

BLESSED AND ONLY RULER: 1 Timothy 6:15 which in its own times he will show, who is the blessed and only Ruler, the King of kings, and Lord of lords;

BREAD OF LIFE: John 6:48 I am the bread of life.

BRIGHT and MORNING STAR: Revelation 22:16 I, Jesus, have sent my angel to testify these things to you for the assemblies. I am the root and the offspring of David; the Bright and Morning Star."

CHIEF SHEPHERD: 1 Peter 5:4 When the chief Shepherd is revealed, you will receive the crown of glory that doesn't fade away.

CHRIST OF GOD: Luke 9:20 He said to them, "But who do you say that I am?" Peter answered, "The Christ of God."

COUNSELOR: Isaiah 9:6 For to us a child is born, to us a son is given; and the government shall be on his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.

CREATOR: Colossians 1:16 For by him were all things created, in the heavens and on the earth, things visible and things invisible, whether thrones or dominions or principalities or powers; all things have been created through him, and for him.

DELIVERER: Romans 11:26 and so all Israel will be saved. Even as it is written, "There will come out of Zion the Deliverer, and he will turn away ungodliness from Jacob.

DOOR: John 10:7-9 Jesus therefore said to them again, "Most assuredly, I tell you, I am the sheep's door. All who came before me are thieves and robbers, but the sheep didn't listen to them. I am the door. If anyone enters in by me, he will be saved, and will go in and go out, and will find pasture.

EVERLASTING FATHER: Isaiah 9:6 For to us a child is born, to us a son is given; and the government shall be on his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.

FAITHFUL WITNESS: Revelation 1:5 And from Jesus Christ, the faithful witness, the firstborn of the dead, and the ruler of the kings of the earth. To him who loves us, and washed us from our sins by his blood;

FIRST AND LAST: Revelation 1:17 When I saw him, I fell at his feet like a dead man. He laid his right hand on me, saying, "Don't be afraid. I am the first and the last,

FIRSTBORN: Revelation 1:5 and from Jesus Christ, the faithful witness, the firstborn of the dead, and the ruler of the kings of the earth. To him who loves us, and washed us from our sins by his blood;

GOD: 1 Timothy 2:5 For there is one God, and one mediator between God and men, the man Christ Jesus,

GOOD SHEPHERD: John 10:11 I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep.

GOVERNOR: Matthew 2:6 'You Bethlehem, land of Judah, Are in no way least among the princes of Judah: For out of you shall come forth a governor, who shall shepherd my people, Israel.'"

GREAT HIGH PRIEST: Hebrews 4:14 Having then a great high priest, who has passed through the heavens, Jesus, the Son of God, let us hold tightly to our confession.

HEAD OF GOD'S CREATION: Revelation 3:14 "To the angel of the assembly in Laodicea write: "The Amen, the Faithful and True Witness, the Head of God's creation, says these things:

HEAD OF THE ASSEMBLY: Ephesians 1:22 He put all things in subjection under his feet, and gave him to be head over all things for the assembly.

HEIR OF ALL THINGS: Hebrews 1:2 has at the end of these days spoken to us by his Son, whom he appointed heir of all things, through whom also he made the worlds

HOLY SERVANT: Acts 4:27 For truly, in this city against your holy servant, Jesus, whom you anointed, both Herod and Pontius Pilate, with the Gentiles and the people of Israel, were gathered together.

HOLY AND RIGHTEOUS ONE: Acts 3:14 But you denied the Holy and Righteous One, and asked for a murderer to be granted to you,

HOLY ONE OF GOD: Mark 1:24 saying, "Ha! What do we have to do with you, Jesus, you Nazarene? Have you come to destroy us? I know you who you are: the Holy One of God!"

HORN OF SALVATION: Luke 1:69 And has raised up a horn of salvation for us in the house of his servant David.

I AM: John 8:58 Jesus said to them, "Most assuredly, I tell you, before Abraham came into existence, I AM."

IMAGE OF GOD: 2 Corinthians 4:4 in whom the god of this world has blinded the minds of the unbelieving, that the light of the gospel of the glory of Christ, who is the image of God, should not dawn on them.

IMMANUEL: Isaiah 7:14 Therefore the Lord himself will give you a sign: behold, the virgin shall conceive, and bear a son, and shall call his name Immanuel.

JESUS: Matthew 1:21 She shall bring forth a son. You shall call his name Jesus, for it is he who shall save his people from their sins."

KING ETERNAL IMMORTAL INVISIBLE: 1 Timothy 1:17 Now to the King eternal, immortal, invisible, to God who alone is wise, be honor and glory forever and ever. Amen.

KING OF THE JEWS: Matthew 2:2 "Where is he who is born King of the Jews? For we saw his star in the east, and have come to worship him."

KING OF KINGS: 1 Timothy 6:15 which in its own times he will show, who is the blessed and only Ruler, the King of kings, and Lord of lords;

KING OF THE NATIONS: Revelation 15:3 They sang the song of Moses, the servant of God, and the song of the Lamb, saying, "Great and marvelous are your works, Lord God, the Almighty; Righteous and true are your ways, you King of the nations.

LAWGIVER: Isaiah 33:22 For Yahweh is our judge, Yahweh is our lawgiver, Yahweh is our king; he will save us.

LAMB: Revelation 13:8 All who dwell on the earth will worship him, everyone whose name has not been written from the foundation of the world in the book of life of the Lamb who has been killed.

LAMB OF GOD: John 1:29 The next day, he saw Jesus coming to him, and said, "Behold, the Lamb of God, who takes away the sin of the world!

LIFE: John 14:6 Jesus said to him, "I am the way, the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father, except through me.

LIGHT OF THE WORLD: John 8:12 Again, therefore, Jesus spoke to them, saying, "I am the light of the world. He who follows me will not walk in the darkness, but will have the light of life."

LION OF THE TRIBE OF JUDAH: Revelation 5:5 One of the elders said to me, "Don't weep. Behold, the Lion who is of the tribe of Judah, the Root of David, has overcome; he who opens the book and its seven seals."

LORD: John 20:28 Thomas answered him, "My Lord and my God!"

LORD OF ALL: Acts 10:36 The word which he sent to the children of Israel, preaching good news of peace by Jesus Christ -- he is Lord of all -- .

LORD OF GLORY: 1 Corinthians 2:8 Which none of the rulers of this world has known. For had they known it, they wouldn't have crucified the Lord of glory.

LORD OF LORDS: 1 Timothy 6:15 which in its own times he will show, who is the blessed and only Ruler, the King of kings, and Lord of lords;

MAN OF SUFFERING: Isaiah 53:3 He was despised, and rejected by men; a man of suffering, and acquainted with disease: and as one from whom men hide their face he was despised; and we didn't respect him.

MEDIATOR: 1 Timothy 2:5 For there is one God, and one mediator between God and men, the man Christ Jesus,

MESSENGER OF THE COVENANT: Malachi 3:1 "Behold, I send my messenger, and he will prepare the way before me; and the Lord, whom you seek, will suddenly come to his temple; and the messenger of the covenant, whom you desire, behold, he comes!" says Yahweh of hosts.

MESSIAH (THE ANOINTED ONE): Daniel 9:25 Know therefore and discern, that from the going forth of the commandment to restore and to build Jerusalem to the Anointed One, the prince, shall be seven weeks, and sixty-two weeks: it shall be built again, with street and moat, even in troubled times.
John 1:41 He first found his own brother, Simon, and said to him, "We have found the Messiah!" (which is, being interpreted, Christ).

MIGHTY GOD: Isaiah 9:6 For to us a child is born, to us a son is given; and the government shall be on his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.

NAZARENE: Matthew 2:23 and came and lived in a city called Nazareth; that it might be fulfilled which was spoken through the prophets: "He will be called a Nazarene."

OUR PASSOVER: 1 Corinthians 5:7 Purge out the old yeast, that you may be a new lump, even as you are unleavened. For indeed Christ, our Passover, has been sacrificed in our place.

PRINCE OF PEACE: Isaiah 9:6 For to us a child is born, to us a son is given; and the government shall be on his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.

PROPHET: Luke 24:19 He said to them, "What things?" They said to him, "The things concerning Jesus, the Nazarene, who was a prophet mighty in deed and word before God and all the people; Acts 3:22 For Moses indeed said to the fathers, 'The Lord God will raise up a prophet for you from among your brothers, like me. You shall listen to him in all things whatever he says to you.

REDEEMER: Job 19:25 But as for me, I know that my Redeemer lives. In the end, he will stand upon the earth.

RESURRECTION AND LIFE: John 11:25 Jesus said to her, "I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in me, though he die, yet will he live.

RIGHTEOUS ONE: Acts 7:52 Which of the prophets didn't your fathers persecute? They killed those who foretold the coming of the Righteous One, of whom you have now become betrayers and murderers.

ROCK 1 Corinthians 10:4 and all drank the same spiritual drink. For they drank of a spiritual rock that followed them, and the rock was Christ.

SAVIOR: Luke 2:11 For there is born to you, this day, in the city of David, a Savior, who is Christ the Lord.

SHEPHERD AND OVERSEER: 1 Peter 2:25 For you were going astray like sheep; but are now returned to the Shepherd and Overseer of your souls.

SON OF DAVID: Matthew 1:1 The book of the generation of Jesus Christ, the son of David, the son of Abraham.

SON OF THE MOST HIGH: Luke 1:32 He will be great, and will be called the Son of the Most High. The Lord God will give him the throne of his father, David,

SON OF MAN: Matthew 8:20 Jesus said to him, "The foxes have holes, and the birds of the sky have nests, but the Son of Man has nowhere to lay his head."

TRUTH: John 14:6 Jesus said to him, "I am the way, the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father, except through me.

TRUE LIGHT: John 1:9 The true light that enlightens everyone was coming into the world.

TRUE VINE: John 15:1 "I am the true vine, and my Father is the farmer."

WAY: John 14:6 Jesus said to him, "I am the way, the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father, except through me.

WITNESS: Isaiah 55:4 Behold, I have given him for a witness to the peoples, a leader and commander to the peoples.

WONDERFUL: Isaiah 9:6 For to us a child is born, to us a son is given; and the government shall be on his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.

WORD: John 1:1 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.

WORD OF GOD: Revelation 19:13 He is clothed in a garment sprinkled with blood. His name is called "The Word of God."

YAHWEH: Isaiah 26:4 Trust in Yahweh forever; for in Yah, Yahweh, is an everlasting Rock.

YAHWEH OUR RIGHTEOUSNESS: Jeremiah 23:6 In his days Judah shall be saved, and Israel shall dwell safely; and this is his name by which he shall be called: Yahweh our righteousness.


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