What Does The Bible Say About The Holy Name Of God?
Quotes are from the RSV Catholic Edition or the Douay-Rheims
Leviticus 22:32 – Profane not my holy name, that I may be sanctified in the midst of the children of Israel. I am the Lord who sanctify you,
Psalms 98:3 – Let them give praise to thy great name: for it is terrible and holy:
Psalms 102:1 – Bless the Lord, O my soul: and let all that is within me bless his holy name.
Psalms 104:3 – Glory ye in his holy name: let the heart of them rejoice that seek the Lord.
Psalms 105:47 – Save us, O Lord, our God: and gather us from among nations: That we may give thanks to thy holy name, and may glory in thy praise.
Psalms 110:9 – He hath sent redemption to his people: he hath commanded his covenant for ever. Holy and terrible is his name:
Psalms 137:2 – I will worship towards thy holy temple, and I will give glory to thy name. For thy mercy, and for thy truth: for thou hast magnified thy holy name above all.
Wisdom 14:21 – And this was the occasion of deceiving human life: for men serving either their affection, or their kings, gave the incommunicable name to stones and wood.
Ecclesiasticus 17:7-8 – He set his eye upon their hearts to shew them the greatness of his works: That they might praise the name which he hath sanctified: and glory in his wondrous acts, that they might declare the glorious things of his works.
Ezechiel 36:20-21, 23 – And when they entered among the nations whither they went, they profaned my holy name, when it was said of them: This is the people of the Lord, and they are come forth out of his land. And I have regarded my own holy name, which the house of Israel hath profaned among the nations to which they went in. […] And I will sanctify my great name, which was profaned among the Gentiles, which you have profaned in the midst of them: that the Gentiles may know that I am the Lord, saith the Lord of hosts, when I shall be sanctified in you before their eyes.
Ezechiel 39:7 – And I will make my holy name known in the midst of my people Israel, and my holy name shall be profaned no more: and the Gentiles shall know that I am the Lord, the Holy One of Israel.
Ezechiel 39:25 – Therefore, thus saith the Lord God: Now will I bring back the captivity of Jacob, and will have mercy on all the house of Israel: and I will be jealous for my holy name.
Luke 1:49 – for he who is mighty has done great things for me,
and holy is his name.
2 Timothy 2:19 – But God’s firm foundation stands, bearing this seal: “The Lord knows those who are his,” and, “Let every one who names the name of the Lord depart from iniquity.”