Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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.

General references

Bible References

It

Hebrews 2:11
For both he that sanctifies and those who are sanctified are all of one, for which cause he is not ashamed to call them brethren,
Philippians 2:7
but emptied himself, taking the form of a slave, made in the likeness of men,

A merciful

Hebrews 3:2
who was faithful to him that appointed him over all his house, as also Moses was faithful.
Hebrews 4:15
For we do not have a high priest who cannot sympathize with our weaknesses, but was in all points tempted like as we are, yet without sin.
Hebrews 5:1
For every high priest is taken from among men, constituted on behalf of men in things relating to God, that he may offer both gifts and sacrifices for sins,
Isaiah 11:5
And righteousness shall be the girdle of his loins, and faith the girdle of his kidneys.

To make

Leviticus 6:30
And no atonement as sin, of which any of the blood is brought into the tabernacle of the testimony to reconcile in the sanctuary, shall be eaten; it shall be burnt in the fire.
Leviticus 8:15
and he slew it; and Moses took the blood and put it upon the horns of the altar round about with his finger and removed the sin from the altar and poured the remaining blood at the bottom of the altar and sanctified it, to make reconciliation upon it.
2 Chronicles 29:24
and the priests killed them, and they removed the sin with their blood upon the altar, to reconcile all Israel, for the king commanded that the burnt offering and the atonement for sin should be offered for all Israel.
Ezekiel 45:15
and one female lamb out of the flock, out of two hundred, out of the fat pastures of Israel; for a sacrifice, and for a burnt offering, and for peace offerings, to make reconciliation for you, said the Lord GOD.
Daniel 9:24
Seventy weeks are determined upon thy people and upon thy holy city to finish the prevarication and to conclude the sin and to make reconciliation for iniquity and to bring in everlasting righteousness and seal the vision and the prophecy, and to anoint the Holy of Holies.
Romans 5:10
For if, when we were enemies, we were reconciled with God by the death of his Son, much more, now reconciled, we shall be saved by his life.
2 Corinthians 5:18
And all this by God, who reconciled us to himself by Jesus Christ, and gave us the ministry of reconciliation;
Ephesians 2:16
and to reconcile both with God by the cross in one body, having slain the enmity thereby;
Colossians 1:21
And you, that were in another time alienated and enemies in your mind by wicked works, yet now he has reconciled you

General references

Leviticus 9:15
He also offered the people's offering and took the he goat, which was the sin of the people, and slew it and offered it for their sin, as the first.
John 11:35
Jesus wept.