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What do you think about the Name Jehovah being restored in the updated King James version of the Bible?

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Romans 10:13,14" for everyone who calls on the name of Jehovah will be saved however how will they call on Him in whom they have not put faith? how in turn will they put faith in him of whom they have not heard." to be saved we must all know and use the name of the Most High God, Jehovah. You can't do that if you don't know what he's name is.

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So very true!
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Except that "Jehovah" is not the right name.
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I actually have to agree with Lior on this in part. The word 'jehovah' is a gramatic impossibility in ancient hebrew so it DOESNT EXIST in original hebrew texts. It is a TRANSLATION of YHWH (or Yahweh) which is itself a translation of the hebrew 'Hwhy'. It is not the specific confluence of letters used to refer to the Being we call God that is important, it is He who is important and that we refere to Him in ANY way and by ANY name. It is His name, no matter what name that may be, that is holy. So BOB can be just as holy as Jehovah or YHWH or God or any name as long as it refers to God with respect and love.
Dont get twisted up in semantics. You loose sight of the truth in denominational semantics, a terrible travesty in the Church.
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auxarcs makes some interesting points. But there some additional points to consider. When it came to God's name, instead of putting the proper vowel signs around the consonants, in most cases they put other vowel signs to remind the reader that he actually should say 'Adon'nai. From this came the spelling Iehouah, and eventually, Jehovah became the accepted pronunciation of the divine name in English. This retains the essential elements of God's name from the Hebrew original. This is also the case with the name of Jesus. This is a pronunciation that has been deduced by scholars who have supplied what they believe to be the proper vowels that were used when the name was spoken. In the case of both the name Jehovah and Jesus the correct pronunciation is not accurately known.

Even with these facts scholars agree that the most common and accepted pronunciations of God's name and that of his son are Jehovah and Jesus. This is the case for the majority of the Hebrew names recorded in the Bible. Should we stop using these names because of this? No, basically is comes down to using the form or pronunciation of these names that is most common in your area. In early Europe the most common form used was Jehovah and that continues to be the case today.
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That'd be cool, but Im still drawn to YHWH.

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It's really wonderful that people are being given a chance to know God by his personal name. It makes the relationship we can have with him even more intimate and personal.
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Did you know that (YHWH) is translates to Jehovah

This Link will show you
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jehova


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Yes I did. It's also very interesting to see how it is pronounced in other languages. Say for example in German.
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Yes, Accurate, I do know that too. & both mean I Am That I Am. :-)
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Anthony, its extremely wonderful. I also love that we have the right to call Him Father, Abba.
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Hey ShayJay, have you ever spoken with Jehovah's Witnesses before?
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Yes my friend, but I do not & will not belong to doctrinated organizations. and I cannot see Michael as Jesus. :-)
Thanks for asking & your consideration.
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How does it matter? We can call Him BOB and we still know whom we mean.

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it does matter his name Jehovah means "he causes to become" he will become whatever it takes to fulfill His purpose.
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A name is merely a word. The being we call God or Jehovah or whatever is important, not the name we use. I just dont understand this insistance my fellow Christians have toward clinging to unimportant semantic issues. Gods messagebis what is impotant, not the language used to convey it, GOD the Being is impotant, not the name we use.
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you right the message is what is important. but keep in mind that if people didn't call you by your name they would never get to know you they would never know who you r you would never answer them.
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Jehovah lets us know that it does matter to him by the number of times he had his name used in the Scriptures. Nearly 7,000 instances in all. To have it included His Word that many times should give people a clue to how important it is to him that they know his name.
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Except that the word 'jehovah' is a gramatic impossibility in ancient hebrew so it DOESNT EXIST in original hebrew texts. It is a TRANSLATION of YHWH (or Yahweh) which is itself a translation if the hebrew 'Hwhy'. It is not the specific confluence of letters used to refer to the Being we call God that is impirtant, it is He who is important and that we refere to Him in ANY way and by ANY name. It is His name, no matter what name that may be, that is holy. So BOB can be just as holy as Jehovah or YHWH or God or any name as long as it refers to God with respect and love.
Dont get twisted up in semantics. You loose sight of the truth in denominational semantics, a terrible travesty in the Church.
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But there some additional points to consider. When it came to God's name, instead of putting the proper vowel signs around the consonants, in most cases they put other vowel signs to remind the reader that he actually should say 'Adon'nai. From this came the spelling Iehouah, and eventually, Jehovah became the accepted pronunciation of the divine name in English. This retains the essential elements of God's name from the Hebrew original. This is also the case with the name of Jesus. This is a pronunciation that has been deduced by scholars who have supplied what they believe to be the proper vowels that were used when the name was spoken. In the case of both the name Jehovah and Jesus the correct pronunciation is not accurately known.

Even with these facts scholars agree that the most common and accepted pronunciations of God's name and that of his son are Jehovah and Jesus. This is the case for the majority of the Hebrew names recorded in the Bible. Should we stop using these names because of this? No, basically is comes down to using the form or pronunciation of these names that is most common in your area. In early Europe the most common form used was Jehovah and that continues to be the case today.
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Im saying that IT DOESNT MATTER. Use Jehovah if you like but any other names is fine as long as it refers respectfully to the Being we call God or Jehovah or Yahweh or Adonai or I AM. So if a particular translation never uses the specific term 'jehovah' but refers only to God as God then so what? Or if a particular translation uses nothing but 'jehovah'? Again so what? Its all God and as Christians we should understand that.
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The problem with just using the terms Lord and God is that these only define what he is. Lord refers to one who rules. The word God means mighty one. But the question remains, who is this Lord, who is this God? That question can only be answered by again restoring the tetragrammaton "YHWH" to it's rightful place. The variations of that being Jehovah & Yahweh.

Adonai is not a name but a title which means Lord. Elohim would not suffice either since it is also a title which means God. But neither of these titles address who this Lord and God is. So it really does matter that either Jehovah or Yahweh be used as they allow the person to identify the true God. By ignoring God's name and substituting it with the titles Lord, God, Adonai, and Elohim, people are robbed of the privilege of getting to know their Creator in a more intimate way. And to top things off, since Jehovah had his name included in the Scriptures over 7,000 times in the form of the tetragrammaton, it's a pretty sure thing that he wants people to get to know and use his name, which ever pronunciation they choose to use. Either Jehovah or Yahweh.
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