The 26 Names Of Jesus In Revelation


Scattered among the very graphic images of the Book Of Revelation is a collection of 26 names for Jesus. Each name tells something of His character and highlights a particular aspect of His role within God's Plan of Redemption.

Listed below are the 26 names and their scripture references:

1. THE FIRSTBORN FROM THE DEAD: Revelation 1:5 (NIV) saysand from Jesus Christ, who is the faithful witness, the firstborn from the dead, and the ruler of the kings of the earth. To him who loves us and has freed us from our sins by his blood,”

2. THE ALPHA AND THE OMEGA: Revelation 1:8 (NIV) says “I am the Alpha and the Omega,” says the Lord God, “who is, and who was, and who is to come, the Almighty.”

3. LORD GOD: Revelation 1:8 (NIV) says “I am the Alpha and the Omega,” says the Lord God, “who is, and who was, and who is to come, the Almighty.”

4. THE ALMIGHTY: Revelation 1:8 (NIV) says “I am the Alpha and the Omega,” says the Lord God, “who is, and who was, and who is to come, the Almighty.”

5. SON OF MAN: Revelation 1:13 (NIV) says and among the lamp stands was someone like a son of man, dressed in a robe reaching down to his feet and with a golden sash around his chest.”

6. THE FIRST AND THE LAST: Revelation 1:17 (NIV) says When I saw him, I fell at his feet as though dead. Then he placed his right hand on me and said: “Do not be afraid. I am the First and the Last.”

7. THE LIVING ONE: Revelation 1:18 (NIV) says I am the Living One; I was dead, and now look, I am alive for ever and ever! And I hold the keys of death and Hades.”

8. SON OF GOD: Revelation 2:18 (NIV) says “To the angel of the church in Thyatira write: These are the words of the Son of God, whose eyes are like blazing fire and whose feet are like burnished bronze.”

9. THE AMEN: Revelation 3:14 (NIV) says “To the angel of the church in Laodicea write: These are the words of the Amen, the faithful and true witness, the ruler of God’s creation.

10. FAITHFUL WITNESS: Revelation 3:14 (NIV) says “To the angel of the church in Laodicea write: These are the words of the Amen, the faithful and true witness, the ruler of God’s creation.

11. TRUE WITNESS: Revelation 3:14 (NIV) says “To the angel of the church in Laodicea write: These are the words of the Amen, the faithful and true witness, the ruler of God’s creation.

12. LORD: Revelation 4:11 (NIV) says “You are worthy, our Lord and God, to receive glory and honor and power, for you created all things, and by your will they were created and have their being.”

13. GOD: Revelation 4:11 (NIV) says “You are worthy, our Lord and God, to receive glory and honor and power, for you created all things, and by your will they were created and have their being.”

14. CREATOR: Revelation 4:11 (NIV) says “You are worthy, our Lord and God, to receive glory and honor and power, for you created all things, and by your will they were created and have their being.”

15. LION OF THE TRIBE OF JUDAH: Revelation 5:5 (NIV) says Then one of the elders said to me, “Do not weep! See, the Lion of the tribe of Judah, the Root of David, has triumphed. He is able to open the scroll and its seven seals.”

16. ROOT OF DAVID: Revelation 5:5 (NIV) says “Then one of the elders said to me, “Do not weep! See, the Lion of the tribe of Judah, the Root of David, has triumphed. He is able to open the scroll and its seven seals.”

17. LAMB: Revelation 5:6 (NIV) says Then I saw a Lamb, looking as if it had been slain, standing at the center of the throne, encircled by the four living creatures and the elders. The Lamb had seven horns and seven eyes, which are the seven spirits of God sent out into all the earth.”

18. SHEPHERD: Revelation 7:17 (NIV) says For the Lamb at the center of the throne will be their shepherd; ‘he will lead them to springs of living water.’ ‘And God will wipe away every tear from their eyes.’”

19. MESSIAH: Revelation 12:10 (NIV) says Then I heard a loud voice in heaven say: “Now have come the salvation and the power and the kingdom of our God, and the authority of his Messiah. For the accuser of our brothers and sisters, who accuses them before our God day and night, has been hurled down.”

20. FELLOW SERVANT: Revelation 19:10 (NIV) says At this I fell at his feet to worship him. But he said to me, “Don’t do that! I am a fellow servant with you and with your brothers and sisters who hold to the testimony of Jesus. Worship God! For it is the Spirit of prophecy who bears testimony to Jesus.”

21. FAITHFUL AND TRUE: Revelation 19:11 (NIV) says I saw heaven standing open and there before me was a white horse, whose rider is called Faithful and True. With justice he judges and wages war.”

22. WORD OF GOD: Revelation 19:13 (NIV) says He is dressed in a robe dipped in blood, and his name is the Word of God.”

23. KING OF KINGS: Revelation 19:16 (NIV) says On his robe and on his thigh he has this name written: king of kings and lord of lords.

24. LORD OF LORDS: Revelation 19:16 (NIV) says “On his robe and on his thigh he has this name written: king of kings and lord of lords.

25. OFFSPRING OF DAVID: Revelation 22:16 (NIV) says “I, Jesus, have sent my angel to give you this testimony for the churches. I am the Root and the Offspring of David, and the bright Morning Star.”

26. THE BRIGHT MORNING STAR: Revelation 22:16 (NIV) says “I, Jesus, have sent my angel to give you this testimony for the churches. I am the Root and the Offspring of David, and the bright Morning Star.”

Jesus is called many other names. These are just a few. His name is above all names.

Philippians 2:10-11 (NASB) says so that at the name of Jesus every knee will bow, of those who are in heaven and on earth and under the earth, and that every tongue will confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of God the Father.”

What a mighty God we serve - Aren't you glad for His Plan Of Redemption!

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