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Wherefore in all things it behoved him to be made like unto his brethren, that he might be a merciful and faithful high priest in things pertaining to God, to make reconciliation for the sins of the people.

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Hebrews 2:11
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,
Philippians 2:7
but laid it aside to take on the nature of a slave and become like other men.

A merciful

Hebrews 3:2
has been to the God who appointed him, just as Moses was, in all the house of God.
Hebrews 4:15
For our high priest is not one who is incapable of sympathy with our weaknesses, but he has been tempted in every way just as we have, without committing any sin.
Hebrews 5:1
For every high priest who is chosen from among men is appointed to represent his fellow-men in their relations with God, and to offer gifts and sin-offerings.

To make

Romans 5:10
If, when we were God's enemies, we were reconciled to him through the death of his Son, it is far more certain that now that we are reconciled we shall be saved through sharing in his life!
2 Corinthians 5:18
All this comes from God, who through Christ has reconciled me to himself, and has commissioned me to proclaim this reconciliation??19 how God through Christ reconciled the world to himself, refusing to count men's offenses against them, and intrusted me with the message of reconciliation.
Ephesians 2:16
and to kill the feud between them with his cross and in one body reconcile them both to God with it.
Colossians 1:21
And it has brought you, who were once estranged from him, hostile in attitude and engaged in doing wrong (though now he has reconciled you

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John 11:35
Jesus shed tears.