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Hebrews 13

Hebrews 13:1 Let brotherly love continue. Be not forgetful to entertain strangers: for thereby, some have entertained angels unawares. Be full of Godly love. God is love. And if you are a godly person, full of his Spirit, you will be filled with his love which means you will be passionately living by every Word […]

Hebrews 12

Hebrews 12 Let us be encouraged by the steadfast works of faith of so many others and let us be diligent to reject sin and to follow their example of patient works of zeal for the whole Word of God; following the example of Jesus Christ and overcoming by God’s indwelling Spirit. Hebrews 12:1 Wherefore […]

Hebrews 11

Hebrews 11 Introduction: The Epistle to the Hebrews at Jerusalem was to explain the transition from the Mosaic Covenant to the New Covenant and the necessity of a transition of the priesthood from the priesthood of Aaron to the New Covenant Priesthood of Jesus Christ. Then in Hebrews 10 Paul turns to the subject of […]

Hebrews 10

The Mosaic sacrificial law which allowed the physical high priest access to the Most Holy Place only once a year and only with physical sacrifices, maintained the Mosaic Covenant; but could not reconcile the people with God the Father on a spiritual level.  The Mosaic Covenant could not bring a resurrection to spirit and eternal […]

Hebrews 9

The physical tabernacle was built according to the pattern that God showed Moses, which was a movable type of the heavenly Temple. The structural design as well as the furnishings were each typical of the heavenly Temple of God the Father and were highly symbolic. Hebrews 9:1 Then verily the first covenant had also ordinances […]

Hebrews 8

Hebrews 8:1 Now of the things which we have spoken this is the sum: We have such an high priest, who is set on the right hand of the throne of the Majesty in the heavens; 8:2 A minister of the sanctuary, and of the true tabernacle, which the Lord pitched, and not man. The […]

Hebrews 7

Hebrews 7 Genesis 14:18 And Melchizedek king of Salem brought forth bread and wine: and he was the priest of the most high God [God the Father]. Melchizedek blesses Abram by God the Father; showing that Melchizedek was not the Father in heaven and was the High Priest and Intercessor between man and God the […]

Hebrews 6

Hebrews 6 Hebrews 6:1 Therefore leaving the principles [growing up from the basics] of the doctrine of Christ, let us go on [let us grow towards perfection in godliness] unto perfection; We are to go forward in spiritual growth from the foundation of sincere repentance, baptism, the application of the sacrifice of Christ and God’s […]

Hebrews 5

Hebrews 5 Hebrews 5:1 For every high priest taken from among men is ordained for men in things pertaining to God, that he may offer both gifts and sacrifices for sins: The job of a high priest is to offer sacrifices for sins, to intercede with God for the people, to bring us into harmony […]

Hebrews 3 – 4

Hebrews 3 Hebrews 3:1 Wherefore, holy [truly godly] brethren, partakers of the heavenly calling, consider the Apostle [Messenger] and High Priest of our profession, Christ Jesus; 3:2 Who was faithful to Him that appointed Him [Jesus Christ was faithful to God the Father right up to and including dying; consider that his faith was that […]

Hebrews 2

Hebrews 2 God’s judgment on unrepentant sinners is certain Hebrews 2:1 Therefore we ought to give the more earnest heed to the things which we have heard [the Holy Scriptures], lest at any time we should let them slip. 2:2 For if the word spoken by angels [God’s messengers] was steadfast, [was certain] and every […]

Hebrews 1

Introduction The High Priesthood of the New Covenant of Jeremiah 31 Revelation 5:1 And I saw in the right hand of him that sat on the throne a book written within and on the backside, sealed with seven seals. 5:2 And I saw a strong angel proclaiming with a loud voice, Who is worthy to […]

John 9

John 9 The blind are healed so that Christ might be made known by his works, and as an allegory that Christ heals spiritual blindness. John 9:1 And as Jesus passed by, he saw a man which was blind from his birth. This man was born blind to show forth the glory of God through his […]

Luke 3 – 4

Luke 3 Pontius Pilate was the fifth Prefect of the Roman province of Judaea, from AD 26–36. Tiberius was emperor from 12 A.D. to 37 A.D., his fifteenth year being 27 A.D. Therefore John Baptist began his ministry in the spring of 27 A.D. Luke  3:1 Now in the fifteenth year of the reign of […]

Luke 1

Introduction Luke 1 focuses on the advent and mission of John Baptist as the Elijah preparing the way for the coming of the physical Messiah, by calling all to sincere repentance.  John Baptist had the attitude, zeal, dedication and courage of Elijah, and prepared the way for the coming of Christ in the flesh, to teach […]

Mark 3 – 4

Mark 3 It is not a certainty that this was in Capernaum, since in Capernaum they were used to him healing on the Sabbath. Rather this appears to be somewhat later in Jerusalem, and that Jesus was there with the doctors of the law who had formerly been his teachers. A good part of the animosity […]

Mark 1 – 2

Mark 1 The Gospel of Mark narrates the Ministry of Jesus from his baptism by John the Baptist to his death and resurrection. It focuses particularly on the last week of his life (chapters 11–16) in Jerusalem. The gospel of Jesus Christ is the Gospel that Christ taught; therefore in its broadest meaning the full […]

101 Post Exilic History

It is important to refresh ourselves regarding the history of the Post Exilic period and the conditions leading up to and during the life of Christ.  Very many people are still ignorant of this history; and of the fact that the Mosaic Pharisees were NOT the same as the modern Rabbins!  The modern Rabbins do not and […]

Matthew 23

Matthew 23 Jesus speaks privately to his disciples and begins to criticize the Mosaic scribes and Pharisees; which are analogous to today’s Nicolaitane Laodiceans.  Jesus begins by saying that the scribes and Pharisees sat in Moses seat.  Of course that was overturned when they had Christ killed; and Jesus Christ replaced the Levitical priesthood as […]

Matthew 14 – 15

Matthew 14 John Baptist is beheaded for speaking the truth to power Matthew 14:1 At that time Herod the tetrarch heard of the fame of Jesus, 14:2 And said unto his servants, This is John the Baptist; he is risen from the dead; and therefore mighty works do shew forth themselves in him. 14:3 For […]

Matthew 12

Matthew 12:1 At that time Jesus went on the sabbath day through the corn [grain, in 1611 English word “corn” meant a kernel or grain of something]; and his disciples were an hungred, and began to pluck the ears of grain and to eat. Notice: They gleaned a few heads of grain as one might […]

Matthew 8

After the Sermon on the Mount and the Beatitudes, Jesus and the disciples came down from the mount.  A leper then came to them in faith, deeply moved by this Sermon on the Mount. Matthew 8:1 When he was come down from the mountain, great multitudes followed him. 8:2 And, behold, there came a leper and […]

Revelation 13

The word “sea” can be a symbol of many peoples; here the meaning is symbolic of a human government system [Babylon the Great] and its political leaders rising up out of many people. This beast will be discussed at length in Revelation 17.  However it is identified as the Holy Roman Empire which began with […]