Christ Is the Living God

This is a subsidiary post of The Resurrection of Jesus Christ.
It is also a subsidiary post of The Uniqueness of Christ’s Lordship – A Man Reigns as God.

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We need to recognize that Jesus is the living God.  That is, we need to think of Jesus whenever we run across the expression “living God” in our Bible reading.

According to, the expression “living god” occurs 28 times in the NASB (15 in the OT; 13 in the NT).  Here are some of those occurrences.

2 Corinthians 6:16  –  “we are the temple of the living God”  –  And Christ is in us.

1 Timothy 3:15  –  “the household of God, which is the church of the living God, the pillar and support of the truth.”

Hebrews 3:12  –  “…an evil, unbelieving heart that falls away from the living God.”  –  Christ is the God from whom we must not fall away…for He is alive!  (The Man Reigning as God Must Be Alive)

Hebrews 9:14  –  “…cleanse your conscience from dead works to serve the living God


Jeremiah 10:10  –  “the Lord is…the living God