Hebrews 9

And just as it is appointed for man to die once, and after that come judgment, so Christ, having been offered once to bear the sins of many, will appear a second time, not to deal with sin but to save those who are eagerly waiting for him. (Hebrews 9:27-28)...

Hebrews 8

In speaking of a new covenant, he makes the first one obsolete. And what is becoming obsolete and growing old is ready to vanish away. (Hebrews 8:13) When Jesus came, he didn’t get rid of the law, he fulfilled it. Jesus did what we couldn’t do; the burden of the...

Hebrews 7

For the law appoints men in their weakness as high priests, but the word of the oath, which came later than the law, appoints a Son who has been made perfect forever. (Hebrews 7:28) God’s Word is often mysterious, but it always points to Jesus. The Old Testament story of...

Hebrews 6

For when God made a promise to Abraham, since he had no one greater by whom to swear, he swore by himself, saying, “Surely I will bless you and multiply you.” (Hebrews 6:13-14) God always keeps His promises. Maybe those promises don’t always materialize as quickly as we like, but...

Hebrews 5

In the days of his flesh, Jesus offered up prayers and supplications, with loud cries and tears, to him who was able to save him from death, and he was heard because of his reverence. (Hebrews 5:7) Jesus is our perfect high priest. There are a few qualifications to fill...

Hebrews 4

Let us then with confidence draw near to the throne of grace, that we may receive mercy and find grace to help in a time of need. (Hebrews 4:16) God is powerful and perfect and just, and we are sinners in need of saving. And that’s exactly what Jesus did...

Hebrews 3

But exhort one another every day, as long as it is called ‘today,’ that none of you may be hardened by the deceitfulness of sin. For we have come to share in Christ, if indeed we hold our original confidence firm to the end. (Hebrews 3:13-14) Whatever day we are...

Hebrews 2

For it was fitting that he, for whom and by whom all things exist, in bringing many sons to glory, should make the founder of their salvation perfect through suffering. (Hebrews 2:10) The writer of Hebrews reminds us that Jesus was God in the flesh and lived a perfect life....

Hebrews 1

Long ago, at many times and in many ways, God spoke to our fathers by the prophets, but in these last days he has spoken to us by his Son, whom he appointed the heir of all things, through whom also he created the world. (Hebrews 1:1-2) God loves to...

Leviticus 27

These are the commandments that the Lord commanded Moses for the people of Israel on Mount Sinai. (Leviticus 27:34) Twenty-seven chapters later, God has provided 613 commands for Israel to follow after their exodus from Egypt. I can imagine they were overwhelmed by the expectations of God. However, God provides His...