Jehovah-jireh


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Jehovah-jireh

(jəhō`və-jī`rē), in the Bible, Abraham's name for the spot where the angel prevented the sacrifice of Isaac.
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14 And Abraham called the name of that place Jehovah-Jireh: as it is said to this day, in the mount of the LORD it shall be seen.
In fact, one of the beautiful names by which our Lord is referred is "Jehovah-Jireh," which means the God Who Provides.
In the mid seventies, Merla Watson wrote a praise song celebrating the Abrahamic concept of "God Will Provide." At the time it was titled "Jehovah-Jireh." In our congregation we sing it using the more biblically correct transliteration, Yahweh-Yir'eh.