Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

where Jesus has entered as a forerunner for us, having become a high priest forever according to the order of Melchizedek.

King James Version

Whither the forerunner is for us entered, even Jesus, made an high priest for ever after the order of Melchisedec.

Holman Bible

Jesus has entered there on our behalf as a forerunner, because He has become a "high priest forever in the order of Melchizedek."

International Standard Version

where Jesus, our forerunner, has gone on our behalf, having become a high priest forever according to the order of Melchizedek.

A Conservative Version

where the forerunner, Jesus, entered for us, having become a high priest into the age according to the order of Melchizedek.

American Standard Version

whither as a forerunner Jesus entered for us, having become a high priest for ever after the order of Melchizedek.

Amplified

Where Jesus has entered in for us [in advance], a Forerunner having become a High Priest forever after the order (with the rank) of Melchizedek.

An Understandable Version

where Jesus, our forerunner, [already] entered on our behalf, having become a Head Priest forever according to the order of Melchizedek.

Anderson New Testament

whither a forerunner for us has gone, even Jesus, who is made a high priest forever after the order of Melchisedec.

Bible in Basic English

Where Jesus has gone before us, as a high priest for ever after the order of Melchizedek.

Common New Testament

where Jesus has entered as a forerunner on our behalf, having become a high priest forever according to the order of Melchizedek.

Daniel Mace New Testament

where Jesus is gone to usher us in, having been made an high priest for ever, after the order of Melchisedec.

Darby Translation

where Jesus is entered as forerunner for us, become for ever a high priest according to the order of Melchisedec.

Godbey New Testament

whither Jesus the forerunner has entered in our behalf, having been made a high priest forever after the order of Melchizedek.

Goodspeed New Testament

where Jesus has gone ahead of us, and become forever a high priest of the priesthood of Melchizedek.

John Wesley New Testament

Whither Jesus our fore-runner is entered for us, made an high-priest for ever after the order of Melchisedek.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

where our precursor, Jesus, has entered for us and is made high priest for ever after the order of Melchisedec.

Julia Smith Translation

Where the forerunner, Jesus, went in for us, according to the order of Melchisedec, being a high priest forever.

King James 2000

Where the forerunner is for us entered, even Jesus, made a high priest forever after the order of Melchizedek.

Lexham Expanded Bible

where Jesus, the forerunner for us, entered, [because he] became a high priest {forever} according to the order of Melchizedek.

Modern King James verseion

where the Forerunner has entered for us, even Jesus, having become a high priest forever after the order of Melchizedek.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

whither the forerunner is for us entered in, I mean Jesus that is made a high priest forever, after the order of Melchizedek.

Moffatt New Testament

There Jesus entered for us in advance, when he became high priest for ever with the rank of Melchizedek.

Montgomery New Testament

whither Jesus himself is entered as a forerunner on our behalf, having become a priest forever, after the order of Melchizedek.

NET Bible

where Jesus our forerunner entered on our behalf, since he became a priest forever in the order of Melchizedek.

New Heart English Bible

where as a forerunner Jesus entered for us, having become a high priest forever after the order of Melchizedek.

Noyes New Testament

where as forerunner for us Jesus entered, having become a highpriest for ever, after the order of Melchizedek.

Sawyer New Testament

where our forerunner Jesus entered, made after the order of Melchisedec a chief priest forever.

The Emphasized Bible

Where a forerunner in our behalf hath entered, even Jesus, who, according to the rank of Melchizedek, hath become, a high-priest unto times age-abiding.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

into which the forerunner for us is entered, even Jesus, made after the order of Melchisedec an high-priest for ever.

Twentieth Century New Testament

where Jesus, our Forerunner, has entered on our behalf, after being made for all time a High Priest of the order of Melchizedek.

Webster

Whither the forerunner hath for us entered, even Jesus, made a high priest for ever after the order of Melchisedec.

Weymouth New Testament

where Jesus has entered as a forerunner on our behalf, having become, like Melchizedek, a High Priest for ever.

Williams New Testament

(6:19) where Jesus has blazed the way for us and became a High Priest with the rank of Melchizedek.

World English Bible

where as a forerunner Jesus entered for us, having become a high priest forever after the order of Melchizedek.

Worrell New Testament

where, as Forerunner in our behalf, Jesus entered, having become a High Priest forever, according to the rank of Melchizedek.

Worsley New Testament

Whither Jesus our fore-runner is entered for us, being made an high-priest for ever, after the order of Melchisedec.

Youngs Literal Translation

whither a forerunner for us did enter -- Jesus, after the order of Melchisedek chief priest having become -- to the age.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ὅπου 
Hopou 
Usage: 42

πρόδρομος 
Prodromos 
Usage: 1

is
εἰσέρχομαι 
Eiserchomai 
enter, go, come in, go in, enter in, come, arise
Usage: 120

ὑπέρ 
Huper 
εἰς 
Eis 
Usage: 138
Usage: 1267

us
ἡμῶν 
hemon 
our, us, we, not tr,
Usage: 388

εἰσέρχομαι 
Eiserchomai 
enter, go, come in, go in, enter in, come, arise
Usage: 120

Ἰησοῦς 
Iesous 
Usage: 969

γίνομαι 
Ginomai 
be, come to pass, be made, be done, come, become, God forbid , arise, have, be fulfilled, be married to, be preferred, not tr, , vr done
Usage: 531

ἀρχιερεύς 
Archiereus 
Usage: 118

αἰών 
Aion 
Usage: 101

κατά 
Kata 
according to, after, against, in, by, daily , as,
Usage: 428

the order
τάξις 
Taxis 
Usage: 10

Devotionals

Devotionals containing Hebrews 6:20

Context Readings

God Will Not Forget You

19 This hope we have as an anchor of the soul, a hope both sure and steadfast and one which enters within the veil, 20 where Jesus has entered as a forerunner for us, having become a high priest forever according to the order of Melchizedek.



Cross References

Hebrews 4:14

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.

Hebrews 5:6

just as He says also in another passage, "YOU ARE A PRIEST FOREVER ACCORDING TO THE ORDER OF MELCHIZEDEK."

Hebrews 1:3

And He is the radiance of His glory and the exact representation of His nature, and upholds all things by the word of His power When He had made purification of sins, He sat down at the right hand of the Majesty on high,

Hebrews 2:10

For it was fitting for Him, for whom are all things, and through whom are all things, in bringing many sons to glory, to perfect the author of their salvation through sufferings.

Hebrews 3:1

Therefore, holy brethren, partakers of a heavenly calling, consider Jesus, the Apostle and High Priest of our confession;

Hebrews 5:10

being designated by God as a high priest according to the order of Melchizedek.

Hebrews 8:1

Now the main point in what has been said is this: we have such a high priest, who has taken His seat at the right hand of the throne of the Majesty in the heavens,

Hebrews 9:24

For Christ did not enter a holy place made with hands, a mere copy of the true one, but into heaven itself, now to appear in the presence of God for us;

Hebrews 12:2

fixing our eyes on Jesus, the author and perfecter of faith, who for the joy set before Him endured the cross, despising the shame, and has sat down at the right hand of the throne of God.

John 14:2-3

"In My Father's house are many dwelling places; if it were not so, I would have told you; for I go to prepare a place for you.

Romans 8:34

who is the one who condemns? Christ Jesus is He who died, yes, rather who was raised, who is at the right hand of God, who also intercedes for us.

Ephesians 1:3

Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly places in Christ,

Ephesians 1:20-23

which He brought about in Christ, when He raised Him from the dead and seated Him at His right hand in the heavenly places,

Hebrews 2:17

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.

Hebrews 7:1-21

For this Melchizedek, king of Salem, priest of the Most High God, who met Abraham as he was returning from the slaughter of the kings and blessed him,

Hebrews 9:12

and not through the blood of goats and calves, but through His own blood, He entered the holy place once for all, having obtained eternal redemption.

1 Peter 3:22

who is at the right hand of God, having gone into heaven, after angels and authorities and powers had been subjected to Him.

1 John 2:12

I am writing to you, little children, because your sins have been forgiven you for His name's sake.



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