And God said to Moses, I AM THAT I AM: and he said, Thus shall you say to the children of Israel, I AM has sent me to you.
I. AS ONLY REVEALED BY THE DIVINE BEING HIMSELF.
II. AS ONLY PARTIALLY UNDERSTOOD BY THE GRANDEST INTELLECTS.
III. AS SUFFICIENTLY COMPREHENDED FOR THE PRACTICAL SERVICE OF THE CHRISTIAN LIFE. We know enough of God to give strength, responsibility, hope, to our Christian work and life.
(J. S. Exell, M. A.)
Parallel VersesKJV: And God said unto Moses, I AM THAT I AM: and he said, Thus shalt thou say unto the children of Israel, I AM hath sent me unto you.