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Hebrews 5 :: Legacy Standard Bible (LSB)

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Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 5:1 -

For every high priest taken from among men is appointed on behalf of men in things pertaining to God, in order to offer both gifts and sacrifices for sins,

Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 5:2 - being able to deal gently with the ignorant and misguided, since he himself also is [fn]beset with weakness;
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 5:3 - and because of it, he is obligated, just as for the people, to also offer sacrifices for sins in the same way for himself.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 5:4 - And no one takes this honor to himself, but receives it when he is called by God, even as Aaron was.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 5:5 -

In this way also Christ did not glorify Himself to become a high priest, but He who said to Him,



Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 5:6 -

just as He says also in another passage,



Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 5:7 -

He, [fn]in the days of His flesh, [fn]offered up both prayers and supplications with loud crying and tears to the One able to save Him [fn]from death, and He [fn]was heard because of His reverence.

Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 5:8 - Although He was a Son, He learned obedience from the things which He suffered.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 5:9 - And having been made perfect, He became to all those who obey Him the source of eternal salvation,
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 5:10 - being designated by God as a high priest according to the order of Melchizedek.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 5:11 -

Concerning [fn]him we have much to say, and it is hard to explain, since you have become dull of hearing.

Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 5:12 - For though [fn]by this time you ought to be teachers, you have need again for someone to teach you the [fn]elementary principles of the oracles of God, and you have come to need milk and not solid food.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 5:13 - For everyone who partakes only of milk is not accustomed to the word of righteousness, for he is an infant.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 5:14 - But solid food is for the [fn]mature, who because of practice have their senses trained to discern both good and evil.
LSB Footnotes
Or subject to weakness
During Christ’s earthly life
Lit who having offered up
Or out of
Lit having been heard
Lit whom, which
Lit because of the time
Lit elementary principles of the beginning
Or perfect, cf. 5:9

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