Choose a new font size and typeface

Customize your font sizeIncrease your font sizeDecrease your font sizeReturn to default font size

Choose a Bible text color
Read the Bible in blackRead the Bible in dark blueRead the Bible in blue

Customize your text type
Trebuchet MS
Times New Roman

Customize your Hebrew text type
SBL Hebrew
Times New Roman

Customize your Greek text type
Times New Roman

Close font preferences
The Blue Letter Bible

BLB Searches

Search the Bible

Search NASB

Advanced Options

Search a pre-defined list

OR Select a range of biblical books



OR Custom Selection:

Use semicolons to separate groups: 'Gen;Jdg;Psa-Mal' or 'Rom 3-12;Mat 1:15;Mat 5:12-22'



Advanced Options

Exact Match
Beginning of the Word
Any Part of the Word

Theological FAQs


Multi-Verse Retrieval

Search NASB

Line-By-Line Order:
  Separate Line
  Verse Only
  Reference Only
Reference Delimiters:
  None — Jhn 1:1 KJV
  Square — [Jhn 1:1 KJV]
  Curly — {Jhn 1:1 KJV}
  Parens — (Jhn 1:1 KJV)
Paragraph Order:
Number Delimiters:*
  No Number
  No Delimiter — 15
  Square — [15]
  Curly — {15}
  Parens — (15)
Other Options:
  Abbreviate Books
  Quotes around Verses
  Remove Square Brackets
  Sort Canonically

* 'Number Delimiters' only apply to 'Paragraph Order'

Let's Connect


Daily Devotionals


The Blue Letter Bible offers several daily devotional readings in order to help you refocus on Christ and the Gospel of His peace and righteousness.

Daily Bible Reading Plans


Recognizing the value of consistent reflection upon the Word of God in order to refocus one’s mind and heart upon Christ and His Gospel of peace, we provide several reading plans designed to cover the entire Bible in a year.

One-Year Plans

Two-Year Plan

Hebrews 9 :: New American Standard Bible (NASB)

toggle collapse

Tools specific to Heb 9:1

Heb 9:1

Now even the first covenant had regulations of divine worship and the earthly sanctuary.

Tools specific to Heb 9:2

Heb 9:2

For there was a fntabernacle prepared, the fnouter one, in which were the lampstand and the table and the fnsacred bread; this is called the holy place.

Tools specific to Heb 9:3

Heb 9:3

Behind the second veil there was a fntabernacle which is called the Holy of Holies,

Tools specific to Heb 9:4

Heb 9:4

having a golden fnaltar of incense and the ark of the covenant covered on all sides with gold, in which was a golden jar holding the manna, and Aaron’s rod which budded, and the tables of the covenant;

Tools specific to Heb 9:5

Heb 9:5

and above it were the cherubim of glory overshadowing the mercy seat; but of these things we cannot now speak in detail.

Tools specific to Heb 9:6

Heb 9:6

Now when these things have been so prepared, the priests are continually entering the fnouter fntabernacle performing the divine worship,

Tools specific to Heb 9:7

Heb 9:7

but into the second, only the high priest enters once a year, not without taking blood, which he offers for himself and for the fnsins of the people committed in ignorance.

Tools specific to Heb 9:8

Heb 9:8

The Holy Spirit is signifying this, that the way into the holy place has not yet been disclosed while the fnouter tabernacle is still standing,

Tools specific to Heb 9:9

Heb 9:9

which is a symbol for the present time. Accordingly both gifts and sacrifices are offered which cannot make the worshiper perfect in conscience,

Tools specific to Heb 9:10

Heb 9:10

since they relate only to food and drink and various washings, regulations for the fnbody imposed until a time of reformation.

Tools specific to Heb 9:11

Heb 9:11

But when Christ appeared as a high priest of the good things fnto come, He entered through the greater and more perfect fntabernacle, not made with hands, that is to say, not of this creation;

Tools specific to Heb 9:12

Heb 9:12

and not through the blood of goats and calves, but through His own blood, He entered the holy place once for all, fnhaving obtained eternal redemption.

Tools specific to Heb 9:13

Heb 9:13

For if the blood of goats and bulls and the ashes of a heifer sprinkling those who have been defiled sanctify for the fncleansing of the flesh,

Tools specific to Heb 9:14

Heb 9:14

how much more will the blood of Christ, who through fnthe eternal Spirit offered Himself without blemish to God, cleanse fnyour conscience from dead works to serve the living God?

Tools specific to Heb 9:15

Heb 9:15

For this reason He is the mediator of a new covenant, so that, since a death has taken place for the redemption of the transgressions that were committed under the first covenant, those who have been called may receive the promise of the eternal inheritance.

Tools specific to Heb 9:16

Heb 9:16

For where a fncovenant is, there must of necessity fnbe the death of the one who made it.

Tools specific to Heb 9:17

Heb 9:17

For a fncovenant is valid only when fnmen are dead, fnfor it is never in force while the one who made it lives.

Tools specific to Heb 9:18

Heb 9:18

Therefore even the first covenant was not inaugurated without blood.

Tools specific to Heb 9:19

Heb 9:19

For when every commandment had been spoken by Moses to all the people according to the Law, he took the blood of the calves and the goats, with water and scarlet wool and hyssop, and sprinkled both the book itself and all the people,

Tools specific to Heb 9:20

Heb 9:20


Tools specific to Heb 9:21

Heb 9:21

And in the same way he sprinkled both the fntabernacle and all the vessels of the ministry with the blood.

Tools specific to Heb 9:22

Heb 9:22

And according to the fnLaw, one may almost say, all things are cleansed with blood, and without shedding of blood there is no forgiveness.

Tools specific to Heb 9:23

Heb 9:23

Therefore it was necessary for the copies of the things in the heavens to be cleansed with these, but the heavenly things themselves with better sacrifices than these.

Tools specific to Heb 9:24

Heb 9:24

For Christ did not enter a holy place made with hands, a mere copy of the true one, but into heaven itself, now to appear in the presence of God for us;

Tools specific to Heb 9:25

Heb 9:25

nor was it that He would offer Himself often, as the high priest enters the holy place year by year with blood that is not his own.

Tools specific to Heb 9:26

Heb 9:26

Otherwise, He would have needed to suffer often since the foundation of the world; but now once at the consummation of the ages He has been manifested to put away sin fnby the sacrifice of Himself.

Tools specific to Heb 9:27

Heb 9:27

And inasmuch as it is fnappointed for men to die once and after this comes judgment,

Tools specific to Heb 9:28

Heb 9:28

so Christ also, having been offered once to bear the sins of many, will appear a second time for salvation without reference to sin, to those who eagerly await Him.
decorationGo to Top of Pagedecoration

NASB Footnotes

Or, sacred tent
Literally: first
Literally: loaves of presentation
Or, sacred tent
Or, censer
Literally: first
Or, sacred tent
Literally: ignorance of the people
Literally: first
Literally: flesh
Two early mss read that have come
Or, sacred tent
Or, obtaining
Literally: purity
Or, His eternal spirit
One early ms reads our
Or, testament
Literally: be brought
Or, testament
Literally: over the dead
Two early mss read for is it then...lives?
Or, sacred tent
Or, Law, almost all things
Or, by His sacrifice
Literally: laid up

New American Standard Bible
Copyright (c) 1960, 1962, 1963, 1968, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1995
by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif.
All rights reserved

The "NASB," "NAS," "New American Standard Bible," and "New American Standard" trademarks are registered in the United States Patent and Trademark Office by The Lockman Foundation. Use of these trademarks requires the permission of The Lockman Foundation.

For Permission To Quote information visit

Search Bible
Click for Help   Click for QuickNav   Click for Advanced Search Options
Search NASB

Search a pre-defined list

OR Select a range of biblical books



OR Custom Selection:

Use semicolons to separate groups:
'Gen;Jdg;Psa-Mal' or 'Rom 3-12;Mat 1:15;Mat 5:12-22'

Your Bible Version is the NASB
KJV - King James Version NKJV - New King James Version NLT - New Living Translation NIV - New International Version ESV - English Standard Version HCSB - Holman Christian Standard Bible NASB - New American Standard Bible NET - New English Translation RSV - Revised Standard Version ASV - American Standard Version YLT - Young's Literal Translation DBY - Darby Translation WEB - Webster's Bible HNV - Hebrew Names Version
RVR60 - Reina-Valera 1960VUL - Latin VulgatemGNT - Morphological Greek New TestamentTR - Textus Receptus
Go to Top There is no Go To Top button on mobile devices and tablets
Link to This PageCite This Page

Cite this page

MLA format

Note: MLA no longer requires the URL as part of their citation standard. Individual instructors or editors may still require the use of URLs.

APA format
Chicago format
Share this pageFollow the BLB

Share this page using one of these tools:




Or email this page to a friend:

Follow the Blue Letter Bible on:



Or subscribe to our Newsletter:

Printable Page
Line-By-Line Order:
  Separate Line
  Verse Only
  Reference Only
Reference Delimiters:
  None — Jhn 1:1 KJV
  Square — [Jhn 1:1 KJV]
  Curly — {Jhn 1:1 KJV}
  Parens — (Jhn 1:1 KJV)
Paragraph Order:
Number Delimiters:*
  No Number
  No Delimiter — 15
  Square — [15]
  Curly — {15}
  Parens — (15)
Other Options:
  Abbreviate Books
  Quotes around Verses
  Remove Square Brackets
Select All Verses
Clear All Verses

* 'Number Delimiters' only apply to 'Paragraph Order'



Blue Letter Bible



Email / username or password was incorrect!

Check your email for password retrieval

Enter Your
Email or Username




Why won't my login from the old site work?

Did you forget your password?

Register a new BLB account

Complete the form below to register  [?]

Error: That Email is already registered

Error: Please provide a valid Email

Error: Passwords should have at least 6 characters

Error: Passwords do not match

Error: Please provide a valid first name

Error: That username is already taken

Error: Usernames should only contain letters, numbers, dots, dashes, or underscores

Enter Your EmailUsername

First Name


[ Cancel ]


Thank you for registering. A verification email has been sent to the address you provided.

Error: That Email / Username is not registered

Enter Your Email or Username


Return to Login

Close Login
Psalm 138:2


Bible Search

Multiverse Retrieval

LexiConc Search

FAQ Search

Browse Dictionary Topics

Bible Reference

Encyclopedias / Dictionaries

Introductions to the Bible

Topical Indexes

Charts and Outlines


Maps / Images

Bible Commentaries

Text Commentaries

Audio & Video Commentaries

Theological Resources

Articles / Books

Women's Resources

Don Stewart

BLB Theological

Creeds, Catechisms, and Confessions





Digital Books

Mobile Apps for iPhone / iPad


BLB Offline CDs

Free Web Tools


Email Devotional Sign-Up

BLB Daily Promises

Day by Day by Grace

Morning and Evening

Daily Bible Reading Plan


Video Tutorials


Theological Questions

Website Support

iApp Support

Sponsorship Information

General Questions


Sowing Circle

Co-Laboring Ministries


About the BLB

Statement of Faith




Ministry FAQs


Donation Information

Contact the BLB

BLB Institute

BLB Blog

Email Newsletters



Blue Letter Bible is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization

©2016 Blue Letter Bible