Definitions of Yahweh
a form of the Hebrew name of God used in the Bible. The name came to be regarded by Jews ( circa 300 bc ) as too sacred to be spoken, and the vowel sounds are uncertain.
In Exodus and Leviticus we read of how the attention of Yahweh is drawn towards those who sacrifice.
Examples of Yahweh
Yahweh goes on to remind Israel that the name it bears is Yahweh 's name.
"To you it was shown that you might know that the LORD, He is God; there is no other besides Him.
The sons of Reuben and the sons of Gad called the altar Witness; "For," they said, "it is a witness between us that the LORD is God."
1 Kings 18:39
When all the people saw it, they fell on their faces; and they said, "The LORD, He is God; the LORD, He is God."
The LORD is God, and He has given us light; Bind the festival sacrifice with cords to the horns of the altar.
"Cease striving and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth."
God said to Moses, "I AM WHO I AM"; and He said, "Thus you shall say to the sons of Israel, 'I AM has sent me to you.'"
Know that the LORD Himself is God; It is He who has made us, and not we ourselves; We are His people and the sheep of His pasture.
The Mighty One, God, the LORD, has spoken, And summoned the earth from the rising of the sun to its setting.
"Know therefore today, and take it to your heart, that the LORD, He is God in heaven above and on the earth below; there is no other.
"When we heard it, our hearts melted and no courage remained in any man any longer because of you; for the LORD your God, He is God in heaven above and on earth beneath.
"Behold, I am the LORD, the God of all flesh; is anything too difficult for Me?"
But the LORD is the true God; He is the living God and the everlasting King At His wrath the earth quakes, And the nations cannot endure His indignation.
1 Kings 18:21
Elijah came near to all the people and said, "How long will you hesitate between two opinions? If the LORD is God, follow Him; but if Baal, follow him." But the people did not answer him a word.
1 Kings 18:36
At the time of the offering of the evening sacrifice, Elijah the prophet came near and said, "O LORD, the God of Abraham, Isaac and Israel, today let it be known that You are God in Israel and that I am Your servant and I have done all these things at Your word.
1 Kings 18:37
"Answer me, O LORD, answer me, that this people may know that You, O LORD, are God, and that You have turned their heart back again."
2 Samuel 22:32
"For who is God, besides the LORD? And who is a rock, besides our God?
For who is God, but the LORD? And who is a rock, except our God,
2 Kings 19:15
Hezekiah prayed before the LORD and said, "O LORD, the God of Israel, who are enthroned above the cherubim, You are the God, You alone, of all the kingdoms of the earth. You have made heaven and earth.
"O LORD of hosts, the God of Israel, who is enthroned above the cherubim, You are the God, You alone, of all the kingdoms of the earth You have made heaven and earth.
"Now, O LORD our God, deliver us from his hand that all the kingdoms of the earth may know that You alone, LORD, are God."