“13 Therefore‘gird up’ (chagar:put on your – belt,armor,etc.)‘the loins’ (ha-chalats: the strength, the reigns, etc.) of your mind, be sober, and rest your hope fully upon the grace that is to be brought to you at the revelation of ‘Jesus’ (YH’shua:YH is salvation) ‘Christ’ (Ha-Mashiach: the Anointed One) ;”
Amein!!!!! and Amein!!!!!
Have you ever wondered what and why the Creator needs a name? For the sake of brevity, that we may come to know Him through Him (YHWH: the Name that defines the Elohiym of Israel, in Word and Works).
In Hebrew, YHWH means “I was, will be, or am”, as in the “I AM”, what He (the Steward) is, a name that defines what He (the Steward) does:
Did you know that many prophets, angels, and others, shared something in common with our Creator? Sure did:
Gabri-EL, Micha-EL, Isai-YH, Ezeki-EL, Jo-EL, Jeremi-YH, and others leading up to YH’shua, a name that literally means ‘YH is salvation’ (YH-shua); YH off course the short version of YHWH – now replaced with the word Lord (a class for another day!) about 7,000 times in modern Bible translations.
A friendly reminder to always “seek that you may find”, truth, said YH’shua.
To which we say? Come soon YH’shua 🙂
Strong’s Hebrew Lexicon:
Gird: 2296 chagarkhaw-gar’ a primitive root; to gird on (as a belt, armor, etc.):–be able to put on, be afraid, appointed, gird, restrain, X on every side.
Loins: 2504 chalats khaw-lawts’ from 2502 (in the sense of strength); only in the dual; the loins (as the seat of vigor):–loins, reins.