Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Seeing then that we have a great high priest, that is passed into the heavens, Jesus the Son of God, let us hold fast our profession.
Wherefore it behoved him in all things to be made like to his brethren, that he might be a merciful and faithful high priest in things relating to God, to make propitiation for the sins of the people;
Wherefore, holy brethren, partakers of the heavenly calling, consider the Apostle and High Priest of our confession, Jesus,
who being the effulgence of his glory and the expression of his substance, and upholding all things by the word of his power, having made by himself the purification of sins, set himself down on the right hand of the greatness on high,
where Jesus is entered as forerunner for us, become for ever a high priest according to the order of Melchisedec.
Whence also he is able to save completely those who approach by him to God, always living to intercede for them.
Now a summary of the things of which we are speaking is, We have such a one high priest who has sat down on the right hand of the throne of the greatness in the heavens;
nor by blood of goats and calves, but by his own blood, has entered in once for all into the holy of holies, having found an eternal redemption.
But he, having offered one sacrifice for sins, sat down in perpetuity at the right hand of God,
looking stedfastly on Jesus the leader and completer of faith: who, in view of the joy lying before him, endured the cross, having despised the shame, and is set down at the right hand of the throne of God.
The Lord therefore, after he had spoken to them, was taken up into heaven, and sat at the right hand of God.
And it came to pass as he was blessing them, he was separated from them and was carried up into heaven.
who also said, Men of Galilee, why do ye stand looking into heaven? This Jesus who has been taken up from you into heaven, shall thus come in the manner in which ye have beheld him going into heaven.
whom heaven indeed must receive till the times of the restoring of all things, of which God has spoken by the mouth of his holy prophets since time began.
who is he that condemns? It is Christ who has died, but rather has been also raised up; who is also at the right hand of God; who also intercedes for us.
at the end of these days has spoken to us in the person of the Son, whom he has established heir of all things, by whom also he made the worlds;
Beginning of the glad tidings of Jesus Christ, Son of God;
For this reason we should give heed more abundantly to the things we have heard, lest in any way we should slip away.
but Christ, as Son over his house, whose house are we, if indeed we hold fast the boldness and the boast of hope firm to the end.
Let us hold fast the confession of the hope unwavering, (for he is faithful who has promised;)
And the prince shall come in in the midst of them, when they come in; and when they go out, they shall go out together.
And the veil of the temple was rent in two from the top to the bottom.
And all the multitude of the people were praying without at the hour of incense.
in whom we have boldness and access in confidence by the faith of him.