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Who is Jesus speaking of in Mark 12:26-27? Who is Jesus referencing as "He" in verse 27?

Actually, the word "He" does not exist in the Greek text at all. Here is my literal translation of the NA28/UBS5 Greek text of Mark 12:27 - οὐκ ἔστιν Θεὸς νεκρῶν ἀλλὰ ζώντων. πολὺ πλανᾶσθε. ...
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Was David called YHWH?

The little "problem": in 1 Sam 20:12 is specifically addressed by Ellicot when he comments: The vocative, however, “O Lord God,” &c., of the English Version has been generally looked ...
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Who is Jesus speaking of in Mark 12:26-27? Who is Jesus referencing as "He" in verse 27?

... how in the bush God spake unto him, saying, I am the God of Abraham, and the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob? - Mark 12:26 God here is theos which is a singular, generalized term indicating ...
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In Amos 6:10, does the cremator tell the lone survivor to hush up and not mention the name of the LORD?

The word at issue can indeed mean "bring to remembrance" (Strong's 2142) yet few translators use it. Their disagreement with each other is usually over whether the name of the LORD is not to ...
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Who is Jesus speaking of in Mark 12:26-27? Who is Jesus referencing as "He" in verse 27?

In the original account in Exodus, the angel of the Lord appeared unto Moses in a flame of fire out of the midst of a bush. Then the LORD saw that Moses turned aside to see. Then God called out of the ...
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Who is Jesus speaking of in Mark 12:26-27? Who is Jesus referencing as "He" in verse 27?

Jesus is quoting from the scene in Exodus 3:6 where YHWH is speaking to Moses for the very first time. 6 Moreover HE said, “I am the God of your father—the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the ...
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Is Jesus called YHWH in Joel 2:32/Romans 10:13?

Short answer: not necessarily. Longer answer: Saying that passages like this equate Jesus with YHWH is a popular and common interpretation as evidenced by the answers here. However, this isnt the ...
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Is Jesus called YHWH in Joel 2:32/Romans 10:13?

One thing is for sure that Paul refers to Jesus as the Lord whose faithful invocation saves a believer, and that Paul interprets the Lord - JHWH - mentioned in Joel 3:32 as referring to the divine ...
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