the Week of Proper 20 / Ordinary 25
Fausset's Bible Dictionary
("Jehovah my banner".) Name given by Moses to the altar commemorating Israel' s victory, under Jehovah, over Amalek. (See Exodus 17:15). His name, i.e. "manifested character" toward His people, is their rallying point. (See .) The rod of God in Moses' hand, when held up as a banner, brought victory; so it was the pledge of what the altar represented, that Jehovah is the ensurer of victory to His people when rallying round Him (Psalms 60:4; Isaiah 11:10; Proverbs 18:10)..) (
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Fausset, Andrew R. Entry for 'Jehovah Nissi'. Fausset's Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/​dictionaries/​eng/​fbd/​j/jehovah-nissi.html. 1949.