Bible verses about "names" | DouayRheims

Genesis 32:28

28 But he said: Thy name shall not be called Jacob, but Israel; for if thou hast been strong against God, how much more shalt thou prevail against men?

John 3:16

16 For God so loved the world, as to give his only begotten Son: that whosoever believeth in him may not perish, but may have life everlasting.

Acts 2:38

38 But Peter said to them: Do penance: and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ, for the remission of your sins. And you shall receive the gift of the Holy Ghost.

Revelation 2:17

17 He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith to the churches: To him that overcometh I will give the hidden manna and will give him a white counter: and in the counter, a new name written, which no man knoweth but he that receiveth it.

2 Corinthians 5:17

17 If then any be in Christ a new creature, the old things are passed away. Behold all things are made new.

Genesis 17:15

15 God said also to Abraham: Sarai thy wife thou shalt not call Sarai, but Sara.

John 15:16

16 You have not chosen me: but I have chosen you; and have appointed you, that you should go and should bring forth fruit; and your fruit should remain: that whatsoever you shall ask of the Father in my name, he may give it you.

Genesis 17:5

5 Neither shall thy name be called any more Abram: but thou shalt be called Abraham: because I have made thee a father of many nations.

Ecclesiastes 7:1

1 (7:2) A good name is better than precious ointments: and the day of death than the day of one's birth.

Isaiah 62:2

2 And the Gentiles shall see thy just one, and all kings thy glorious one: and thou shalt be called by a new name, which the mouth of the Lord shall name.

Proverbs 22:1

1 A good name is better than great riches: and good favour is above silver and gold.

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