A Bible Study On God The Father

The Father Is The First Person Of The Godhead

Matthew 28:19 (KJV) 19 "Go ye therefore, and teach all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost:"

 

The Works Of Creation Prove The Existence Of The Father

Romans 1:20 (KJV) 20 For the invisible things of him from the creation of the world are clearly seen, being understood by the things that are made, even his eternal power and Godhead; so that they are without excuse:

Isaiah 40:25-26 (KJV) 25 To whom then will ye liken me, or shall I be equal? saith the Holy One. 26 Lift up your eyes on high, and behold who hath created these things, that bringeth out their host by number: he calleth them all by names by the greatness of his might, for that he is strong in power; not one faileth.

 

The Works Of Creation Testify To The Infinite Wisdom And Power Of The Father

Psalms 19:1-6 (KJV) 1 The heavens declare the glory of God;
and the firmament sheweth his handywork. 2 Day unto day uttereth speech, and night unto night sheweth knowledge. 3 There is no speech nor language, where their voice is not heard. 4 Their line is gone out through all the earth, and their words to the end of the world. In them hath he set a tabernacle for the sun, 5 Which is as a bridegroom coming out of his chamber, and rejoiceth as a strong man to run a race. 6 His going forth is from the end of the heaven, and his circuit unto the ends of it: and there is nothing hid from the heat thereof.

Isaiah 40:12 (KJV) 12 Who hath measured the waters in the hollow of his hand, and meted out heaven with the span, and comprehended the dust of the earth in a measure, and weighed the mountains in scales, and the hills in a balance?

Isaiah 40:25-26 (KJV) 25 To whom then will ye liken me, or shall I be equal? saith the Holy One. 26 Lift up your eyes on high, and behold who hath created these things, that bringeth out their host by number: he calleth them all by names by the greatness of his might, for that he is strong in power; not one faileth.

 

The Father Is Eternal And Self-Existent

Deuteronomy 33:27 (KJV) 27 The eternal God is thy refuge, and underneath are the everlasting arms:

Psalms 90:1-2 (KJV) 1 Lord, thou hast been our dwelling place in all generations. 2 Before the mountains were brought forth, or ever thou hadst formed the earth and the world, even from everlasting to everlasting, thou art God.

Psalms 93:2 (KJV) 2 Thy throne is established of old: thou art from everlasting.

Psalms 104:31 (KJV) 31 The glory of the Lord shall endure for ever: 

Isaiah 57:15 (KJV) 15 For thus saith the high and lofty One that inhabiteth eternity, whose name is Holy;

1 Timothy 6:16 (KJV) 16 Who only hath immortality,

 

The Father Is A Personal Being

John 20:17 (KJV) 17 Jesus saith unto her, Touch me not; for I am not yet ascended to my Father: but go to my brethren, and say unto them, I ascend unto my Father, and your Father; and to my God, and your God.

Matthew 6:9 (KJV) 9 After this manner therefore pray ye: Our Father which art in heaven, Hallowed be thy name.

Hebrews 1:2-3 (KJV) 2 Hath in these last days spoken unto us by his Son, whom he hath appointed heir of all things, by whom also he made the worlds; 3 Who being the brightness of his glory, and the express image of his person, and upholding all things by the word of his power, when he had by himself purged our sins, sat down on the right hand of the Majesty on high;

 

The Father Is Omnipotent (All Powerful)

Matthew 19:26 (KJV) 26 But Jesus beheld them, and said unto them, With men this is impossible; but with God all things are possible.

Revelation 19:6 (KJV) 6 And I heard as it were the voice of a great multitude, and as the voice of many waters, and as the voice of mighty thunderings, saying, Alleluia: for the Lord God omnipotent reigneth.

 

The Father Is Immutable (Unchanging)

Psalms 33:11 (KJV) 11 The counsel of the Lord standeth for ever, the thoughts of his heart to all generations.

Malachi 3:6 (KJV) 6 For I am the Lord, I change not; 

Hebrews 6:17 (KJV) 17 Wherein God, willing more abundantly to shew unto the heirs of promise the immutability of his counsel, confirmed it by an oath:

James 1:17 (KJV) 17 Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and cometh down from the Father of lights, with whom is no variableness, neither shadow of turning.

 

The Father Is Omniscient (All Knowing)

Jeremiah 17:10 (KJV) 10 I the Lord search the heart, I try the reins, even to give every man according to his ways, and according to the fruit of his doings.

1 Samuel 16:7 (KJV) 7 But the Lord said unto Samuel, Look not on his countenance, or on the height of his stature; because I have refused him: for the Lord seeth not as man seeth; for man looketh on the outward appearance, but the Lord looketh on the heart.

Psalms 139:15-16 (KJV) 15 My substance was not hid from thee,
when I was made in secret, and curiously wrought in the lowest parts of the earth. 16 Thine eyes did see my substance, yet being unperfect; and in thy book all my members were written, which in continuance were fashioned, when as yet there was none of them.

 

The Father Knows The Future

Isaiah 46:9-10 (KJV) 9 Remember the former things of old: for I am God, and there is none else; I am God, and there is none like me, 10 Declaring the end from the beginning, and from ancient times the things that are not yet done, saying, My counsel shall stand, and I will do all my pleasure:

 

The Father Is Infinite In Wisdom

Romans 11:33-34 (KJV) 33 O the depth of the riches both of the wisdom and knowledge of God! how unsearchable are his judgments, and his ways past finding out! 34 For who hath known the mind of the Lord? or who hath been his counsellor?

 

The Father Created Through Christ

(KJV) 1 In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth.

Ephesians 3:9 (KJV) 9 And to make all men see what is the fellowship of the mystery, which from the beginning of the world hath been hid in God, who created all things by Jesus Christ:

Hebrews 1:2 (KJV) 2 Hath in these last days spoken unto us by his Son, whom he hath appointed heir of all things, by whom also he made the worlds;

 

The Father Seeks To Be In Relationship With Humankind

Genesis 1:26 (KJV) 26 And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness: 

 

The Father Is All Good

(KJV) 17 And he said unto him, Why callest thou me good? there is none good but one, that is, God:

1 John 1:5 (KJV) 5 This then is the message which we have heard of him, and declare unto you, that God is light, and in him is no darkness at all.

 

The Father Is Infinite In Love

1 John 4:8 (KJV) 8 He that loveth not knoweth not God; for God is love.

John 3:16 (KJV) 16 For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.

1 John 4:9 (KJV) 9 In this was manifested the love of God toward us, because that God sent his only begotten Son into the world, that we might live through him.

 

The Father Is Merciful

Psalms 103:11 (KJV) 11 For as the heaven is high above the earth,
so great is his mercy toward them that fear him.

Exodus 34:6-7 (KJV) 6 And the Lord passed by before him, and proclaimed, The Lord, The Lord God, merciful and gracious, longsuffering, and abundant in goodness and truth, 7 Keeping mercy for thousands, forgiving iniquity and transgression and sin, and that will by no means clear the guilty; visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children, and upon the children's children, unto the third and to the fourth generation.

Ephesians 2:4-8 (KJV) 4 But God, who is rich in mercy, for his great love wherewith he loved us, 5 Even when we were dead in sins, hath quickened us together with Christ, (by grace ye are saved;) 6 And hath raised us up together, and made us sit together in heavenly places in Christ Jesus: 7 That in the ages to come he might shew the exceeding riches of his grace in his kindness toward us through Christ Jesus. 8 For by grace are ye saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God:

 

The Father Commands Our Worship

Exodus 34:14 (KJV) 14 For thou shalt worship no other god: for the Lord, whose name is Jealous, is a jealous God:

Deuteronomy 6:5 (KJV) 5 And thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thine heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy might.

Deuteronomy 10:20-21 (KJV) 20 Thou shalt fear the Lord thy God; him shalt thou serve, and to him shalt thou cleave, and swear by his name. 21 He is thy praise, and he is thy God, that hath done for thee these great and terrible things, which thine eyes have seen.

Deuteronomy 5:29 (KJV) 29 O that there were such an heart in them, that they would fear me, and keep all my commandments always, that it might be well with them, and with their children for ever!

Isaiah 46:9 (KJV) 9 Remember the former things of old: for I am God, and there is none else; I am God, and there is none like me,

1 Corinthians 8:6 (KJV) 6 But to us there is but one God, the Father, of whom are all things, and we in him; 

Ephesians 4:6 (KJV) 6 One God and Father of all, who is above all, and through all, and in you all.

 

The Father Is The Supreme Judge Of The Universe

Isaiah 2:4 (KJV) 4 And he shall judge among the nations, and shall rebuke many people: