Over the next few days, people around the world will celebrate the biblical holiday called Yom Kippur. When Yom Kippur was celebrated at the Temple in Jerusalem, the High Priest would stand and proclaim the Name in a loud voice and the people would bow their heads and hearts in humility. Since the destruction of the Temple, the Name has been hidden under layers of tradition and translation. In honor of the time when the name was proclaimed and in anticipation of when it will be proclaimed again, here are ten of the variations of His hallowed name found in the Hebrew Bible for you to see and hear. What is your response?
For more information on Yom Kippur, Nehemia Gordon has written an informative article.