For we do not have a high priest who cannot sympathize with our weaknesses, but One who has been tempted in all things as we are, yet without sin.
He made Him who knew no sin to be sin on our behalf, so that we might become the righteousness of God in Him.
Which one of you convicts Me of sin? If I speak truth, why do you not believe Me?
For it was fitting for us to have such a high priest, holy, innocent, undefiled, separated from sinners and exalted above the heavens;
Therefore, He had to be made like His brethren in all things, so that He might become a merciful and faithful high priest in things pertaining to God, to make propitiation for the sins of the people.
he can deal gently with the ignorant and misguided, since he himself also is beset with weakness;
who committed no sin, nor was any deceit found in His mouth;
You know that He appeared in order to take away sins; and in Him there is no sin.
“You shall not oppress a stranger, since you yourselves know the feelings of a stranger, for you also were strangers in the land of Egypt.
Surely our griefs He Himself bore,
And our sorrows He carried;
Yet we ourselves esteemed Him stricken,
Smitten of God, and afflicted.
His grave was assigned with wicked men,
Yet He was with a rich man in His death,
Because He had done no violence,
Nor was there any deceit in His mouth.
How can I give you up, O Ephraim?
How can I surrender you, O Israel?
How can I make you like Admah?
How can I treat you like Zeboiim?
My heart is turned over within Me,
All My compassions are kindled.
When evening came, they brought to Him many who were demon-possessed; and He cast out the spirits with a word, and healed all who were ill.
“A battered reed He will not break off,
And a smoldering wick He will not put out,
Until He leads justice to victory.
for forty days, being tempted by the devil. And He ate nothing during those days, and when they had ended, He became hungry.
“You are those who have stood by Me in My trials;
but emptied Himself, taking the form of a bond-servant, and being made in the likeness of men.
Therefore, since we have a great high priest who has passed through the heavens, Jesus the Son of God, let us hold fast our confession.