Meta. In the Old Testament Jehovah, in the New Testament Christ, is referred to as Lord. Jehovah and Christ both represent spiritual man. Lord then is another name for spiritual man. It represents one of the aspects of his being.
As Lord spiritual man is ruler of himself, of his faculties, and of the world. The Lord consciousness is one of dominion. When we enter into our lordship we rule. We rule over ourselves, our thoughts, our body, our environment, and all the creatures and creations of the earth.