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July 31, 2012 Leave a comment

In verses 4-6, we’re reminded that rejecting the gift of the Holy Spirit is very serious.

Categories: Hebrews

Secondary

July 30, 2012 Leave a comment

In verses 1-3, the author says it is time to move beyond elementary teachings about Christ. The next few paragraphs will go deeper.

Categories: Christ, Hebrews

Outline of Hebrews 6

July 29, 2012 Leave a comment
  1. Going deeper
  2. God keeps his promises
Categories: Hebrews, outline

Comparison

July 28, 2012 Leave a comment

In verses 13-14, the author compares mature to immature believers.

Categories: Hebrews

Maturity

July 27, 2012 Leave a comment

In verse 12, the Hebrews are encouraged to grow up.

Categories: Hebrews

Melchizedek

July 26, 2012 Leave a comment

In verses 8-11, we’re reminded that Jesus humbled himself.

Categories: Hebrews, jesus, Melchizedek

Jesus the Perfect High Priest

July 25, 2012 Leave a comment

I find verses 5-7 quite puzzling.

It sounds very much like Jesus is being treated as human, not divine, in this section.

Only his Father could save him from death.

Categories: Hebrews, jesus

Humble High Priests

July 24, 2012 Leave a comment

High priests are humble, we read in verses 1-4, because they’ve faced the same temptations as the rest of us.

Categories: Hebrews, priest

Summary of Hebrews 5

July 23, 2012 Leave a comment

Melchizedek and Solid Food

Categories: Hebrews, Melchizedek, summary

Biggest Fan

In verses 14-16, we’re told that Jesus is our biggest fan, our greatest advocate.

Categories: Hebrews, jesus
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