Parallel Verses

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.

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.

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

for
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

Images Hebrews 6:20

Prayers for Hebrews 6:20

Context Readings

God Will Not Forget You

19 [Now] we have this [hope] as a sure and steadfast anchor of the soul [it cannot slip and it cannot break down under whoever steps out upon it -- "a hope] that reaches farther and enters into [the very certainty of the Presence] within the veil, 20 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.



Cross References

Hebrews 4:14

Inasmuch then as we have a great High Priest Who has [already] ascended and passed through the heavens, Jesus the Son of God, let us hold fast our confession [of faith in Him].

Hebrews 5:6

As He says also in another place, You are a Priest [appointed] forever after the order (with the rank) of Melchizedek.

Hebrews 1:3

He is the sole expression of the glory of God [the Light-being, the out-raying or radiance of the divine], and He is the perfect imprint and very image of [God's] nature, upholding and maintaining and guiding and propelling the universe by His mighty word of power. When He had by offering Himself accomplished our cleansing of sins and riddance of guilt, He sat down at the right hand of the divine Majesty on high,

Hebrews 2:10

For it was an act worthy [of God] and fitting [to the divine nature] that He, for Whose sake and by Whom all things have their existence, in bringing many sons into glory, should make the Pioneer of their salvation perfect [should bring to maturity the human experience necessary to be perfectly equipped for His office as High Priest] through suffering.

Hebrews 3:1

So then, brethren, consecrated and set apart for God, who share in the heavenly calling, [thoughtfully and attentively] consider Jesus, the Apostle and High Priest Whom we confessed [as ours when we embraced the Christian faith].

Hebrews 5:10

Being designated and recognized and saluted by God as High Priest after the order (with the rank) of Melchizedek.

Hebrews 8:1

Now the main point of what we have to say is this: We have such a High Priest, One Who is seated at the right hand of the majestic [God] in heaven,

Hebrews 9:24

For Christ (the Messiah) has not entered into a sanctuary made with [human] hands, only a copy and pattern and type of the true one, but [He has entered] into heaven itself, now to appear in the [very] presence of God on our behalf.

Hebrews 12:2

Looking away [from all that will distract] to Jesus, Who is the Leader and the Source of our faith [giving the first incentive for our belief] and is also its Finisher [bringing it to maturity and perfection]. He, for the joy [of obtaining the prize] that was set before Him, endured the cross, despising and ignoring the shame, and is now seated at the right hand of the throne of God.

John 14:2-3

In My Father's house there are many dwelling places (homes). If it were not so, I would have told you; for I am going away to prepare a place for you.

Romans 8:34

Who is there to condemn [us]? Will Christ Jesus (the Messiah), Who died, or rather Who was raised from the dead, Who is at the right hand of God actually pleading as He intercedes for us?

Ephesians 1:3

May blessing (praise, laudation, and eulogy) be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ (the Messiah) Who has blessed us in Christ with every spiritual (given by the Holy Spirit) blessing in the heavenly realm!

Ephesians 1:20-23

Which He exerted in Christ when He raised Him from the dead and seated Him at His [own] right hand in the heavenly [places],

Hebrews 2:17

So it is evident that it was essential that He be made like His brethren in every respect, in order that He might become a merciful (sympathetic) and faithful High Priest in the things related to God, to make atonement and propitiation for the people's sins.

Hebrews 7:1-21

For this Melchizedek, king of Salem [and] priest of the Most High God, met Abraham as he returned from the slaughter of the kings and blessed him,

Hebrews 9:12

He went once for all into the [Holy of] Holies [of heaven], not by virtue of the blood of goats and calves [by which to make reconciliation between God and man], but His own blood, having found and secured a complete redemption (an everlasting release for us).

1 Peter 3:22

[And He] has now entered into heaven and is at the right hand of God, with [all] angels and authorities and powers made subservient to Him.

1 John 2:12

I am writing to you, little children, because for His name's sake your sins are forgiven [pardoned through His name and on account of confessing His name].

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