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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

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; especially following the example of Jesus Christ and overcoming by God’s indwelling Spirit. Hebrews 12:1 Wherefore seeing […]

Hebrews 11

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. In Hebrews 10 Paul turns to the subject of faith in the New […]

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 it could not reconcile the people with God the Father on a spiritual level.  The Mosaic Covenant could not bring a resurrection to spirit and […]

Hebrews 9

The physical tabernacle was built according to the pattern that God showed Moses, which pattern was a movable type of the heavenly Temple. The structural design as well as the furnishings were 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 blessed 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 [advancing forward 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 and to bring us into harmony with God by offering atonement for […]

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 in […]

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 [in 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 […]

Hebrews 1

What is a high priest? A high priest is a person chosen and appointed by God to mediate between God and the people. We read how Israel at Sinai said, “You go and speak for us Moses. Don’t let God speak to us lest we die.” So God made Moses the mediator of the Mosaic […]

Exodus 14 – 15

Exodus 14  At Etham, the Elohim member who later gave up his God-hood to be made flesh as Jesus Christ; told Moses to command the people to turn from their eastward journey and head to the south to camp by the sea. Exodus 14:1 And the LORD spake unto Moses, saying, 14:2 Speak unto the […]

Exodus 3 – 5

Jethro [Ruel] was a priest of God before Israel was called out of Egypt and before  the Levitical priesthood was made at Sinai, and he obviously believed in the Eternal (Ex 18).  How could Jethro be the priest of a strange god if he worshiped God with Moses at Sinai? God was training Moses for […]

Exodus 1 – 2

Moses in Egypt The account of the exodus begins with the final climax of affliction in the book of Exodus, which covers the history of Israel leaving Egypt and then the journey to Mount Sinai and their marriage to the God who later gave up his God-hood to be made flesh as Jesus Christ. Of […]

Genesis 42 – 44

Genesis 42 The next few chapters, are a narrative of the reconciliation of Joseph and his family and give an idea of how God will work out all things in the end    Ultimately all humanity will be humbled learning what God intends to teach each of us, and most will be brought to sincere […]

Genesis 39 – 40

Genesis 39 Potiphar bought Joseph to be a servant and Joseph prospered Genesis 39:1 And Joseph was brought down to Egypt; and Potiphar, an officer of Pharaoh, captain of the guard, an Egyptian, bought him of the hands of the Ishmeelites, which had brought him down thither. 39:2 And the LORD was with Joseph, and […]

Genesis 27 – 28

Genesis 27 When Jacob was yet in his mother’s womb God prophesied that Jacob would excel over his brother Esau.  Now Rebecca loved Jacob more than Esau and one can only imagine how much the prophecy motivated her actions of favoritism in helping Jacob defraud his brother. Yet the event of the selling of the […]

Genesis 25 – 26

Genesis 25 Keturah means perfumed or incense (SH 6989), The word qetorah (SH 6988, from 6989), found only in Deuteronomy 33:10, also means smoke of sacrifice or incense.  The children of Keturah Genesis 25:1 Then again Abraham took a wife, and her name was Keturah. 25:2 And she bare him Zimran, and Jokshan, and Medan and […]

Genesis 21 – 22

Genesis 21 God is ABLE to fulfill ALL his promises!  If at any time he does not, it is because many of his promises are CONDITIONAL on our sincere repentance and on our passion for learning and keeping his Word!  God’s promises are also subject to God’s own good timing, or to the timing that […]

Genesis 4 – 5

Genesis 4 Cain was the firstborn of humanity. Genesis 4:1 And Adam knew Eve his wife; and she conceived, and bare Cain, and said, I have gotten a man from the LORD. Other daughters and sons were also born but Cain and Abel are specifically mentioned for this story.  Tradition has it that Eve bore […]