Monthly Archives: May 2015

To the End

What’s wrong with an all milk diet? Nothing, if you are a young infant. But if you are more mature, you need more substantial nourishment. The author of Hebrews makes that point in the context of a strong warning, Hebrews … Continue reading

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A Priest Like Melchizedek

The first few verses of Hebrews 5 outline the high requirements for a priest. In Hebrews 5:5-10, the author shows you how Jesus meets those qualifications, and he does so by referencing a most unusual incident recorded in Genesis. Trust … Continue reading

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A Priest to Represent You

What would a job description for high priest in Israel have looked like? Hebrews 5:1-4 tells you. Your High Priest represents you. He offers sacrifices for sins. Hebrews discusses the requirements for high priests generally. They had to be able … Continue reading

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Come Boldly!

How would you approach an appointment with a high government official? Hebrews 4:14-16 tells you that you have an even more important meeting each day. You have a great high priest. Your priest has ascended. The author of Hebrews has … Continue reading

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