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The following passages make it clear that the “Angel of the LORD” is almost always, the LORD (Jehovah) Himself, probably the pre-incarnate Jesus in particular. Gen 16:7-13, 22:11-17, 32:24-30, 48:16, Ex 3:2-6, 23:21, 22, 32:34, Num 22:22-35, Josh 5:13-15, Judg 2:1-4, 6:11-23, 13:3-23, Isa 63:9, Dan 3:25, 28, Hos 12:4, 5, Zech 3:1-7, Mal 3:1, Rev 8:3-5, 10:1-...


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Yes. This angel was the Lord. We already know this from the start of the book of Exodus. This angel was in the burning bush... EXODUS 3:2 And the angel of the Lord appeared to him in a flame of fire out of the midst of a bush. Then not much Later in this exchange we read ... EXODUS 3:4 When the Lord saw that he turned aside to see, God called to him out of ...


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Exodus 23:21 New International Version Pay attention to him and listen to what he says. Do not rebel against him; he will not forgive your rebellion, since my Name is in him. The Name refers to God. In Judaism, HaShem (lit. 'the Name') is used to refer to God. 23 My angel will go ahead of you and bring you into the land of the Amorites, Hittites, ...


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1. Why does God command all his angels to worship his Son? and having been found in appearance as a man, he humbled Himself, having become obedient to death—even death of a cross Phil 2:8-11 Therefore God also highly exalted him, and granted to him the name above every name that at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, in the heavens and on earth and ...


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The verb προσκυνέω is to worship by falling face down in front of a recognizably superior being. See Thayer and BDAG. There are three significant things about the use of this verb in the NT: Such acts of devotion are reserved for God alone, eg, Matt 4:10, Luke 4:8, see also John 4:20-24. These NT commands to worship God alone are direct references to Ex ...


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During his revelation John twice attempts to worship an angel; each time they correct him: 9 And the angel said to me, “Write this: Blessed are those who are invited to the marriage supper of the Lamb.” And he said to me, “These are the true words of God.” 10 Then I fell down at his feet to worship him, but he said to me, “You must not do that! I am a ...


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