Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For while the Law foreshadowed the blessings that were to come, it did not fully express them, and so the priests by offering the same sacrifices endlessly year after year cannot wholly free those who come to worship from their sins.
(for there was nothing final about the Law), and a better hope begins to dawn, through which we may approach God.
since they have to do only with food and drink and various washings??aterial regulations in force only until the time for the new order.
For both he who purifies them and they who are purified spring from one source. That is why he is not ashamed to call them brothers,
For when God made his promise to Abraham, since there was no one greater for him to make oath by, he did so by himself,
And so Jesus too, in order to purify the people by his blood, suffered death outside the city gate.
Now I commit you to the Lord, and to the message of his favor, which will build you up and give you a place among those whom God has consecrated.
when on the road at noon, your Majesty, I saw a light from heaven brighter than the sun flash around me and my fellow-travelers.
in making me a minister of Christ Jesus among the heathen, to act as a priest of God's good news, to see that the heathen are an acceptable sacrifice, consecrated by the holy Spirit.
1 Corinthians 1:2
to the church of God at Corinth, to those who are consecrated by union with Christ Jesus, and called as God's people, like all those anywhere who call on the name of Jesus Christ, their Lord as well as ours;
to consecrate her, after cleansing her with the bath in water through her confession of him,
Jude, a slave of Jesus Christ, and the brother of James, to those who have been called, who are dear to God the Father and have been kept through union with Jesus Christ;
But when these are forgiven, there is no more need of offerings for sin.