Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

For when the priesthood is changed, of necessity there takes place a change of law also.

King James Version

For the priesthood being changed, there is made of necessity a change also of the law.

Holman Bible

For when there is a change of the priesthood, there must be a change of law as well.

International Standard Version

When a change in the priesthood takes place, there must also be a change in the Law.

A Conservative Version

For the priesthood being changed, of necessity a change of law also occurs.

American Standard Version

For the priesthood being changed, there is made of necessity a change also of the law.

Amplified

For when there is a change in the priesthood, there is of necessity an alteration of the law [concerning the priesthood] as well.

An Understandable Version

For with the changing of the priesthood, it was necessary for a change to be made in the law also.

Anderson New Testament

It is evident that, when the priest hood is changed, there is of necessity a change also of the law.

Bible in Basic English

Because if the priests are changed, it is necessary to make a change in the law.

Common New Testament

For when there is a change of the priesthood, there must also be a change of the law.

Daniel Mace New Testament

now the priesthood being changed, the law must necessarily be changed too.

Darby Translation

For, the priesthood being changed, there takes place of necessity a change of law also.

Godbey New Testament

For the priesthood being changed, of necessity there is a change of the law.

Goodspeed New Testament

For when there is a change in the priesthood, a change necessarily takes place in the Law as well.

John Wesley New Testament

For the priesthood being changed, there is also necessarily a change of the law.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For the priesthood being transposed, there is made of necessity a translation also of the law.

Julia Smith Translation

For the priesthood being transferred, of necessity also is a transposition of law.

King James 2000

For the priesthood being changed, there is made of necessity a change also of the law.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For [when] the priesthood changes, of necessity there is a change of the law also.

Modern King James verseion

For the priesthood being changed, there is of necessity a change made in the law also.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Now no doubt, if the priesthood be translated, then of necessity must the law be translated also.

Moffatt New Testament

(for when the priesthood is changed, a change of law necessarily follows)?

Montgomery New Testament

For when the priesthood changes, of necessity the law also changes.

NET Bible

For when the priesthood changes, a change in the law must come as well.

New Heart English Bible

For the priesthood being changed, there is of necessity a change made also in the law.

Noyes New Testament

For if the priesthood is changed, there takes place of necessity a change of the law.

Sawyer New Testament

For the priesthood being changed, of necessity also there is made a change of the law.

The Emphasized Bible

For, seeing there is to be a change of the priesthood, of necessity, of law too, a change cometh.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

For the priesthood being transferred, there is of necessity an abrogation of the law also.

Twentieth Century New Testament

With the change of the priesthood a change of the Law became a necessity.

Webster

For the priesthood being changed, there is made of necessity a change also of the law.

Weymouth New Testament

For when the priesthood changes, a change of Law also of necessity takes place.

Williams New Testament

For when a change in the priesthood takes place, a change in its law necessarily takes place.

World English Bible

For the priesthood being changed, there is of necessity a change made also in the law.

Worrell New Testament

For, the priesthood being changed, there is made, of necessity, a change of law also.

Worsley New Testament

For the priesthood being changed, there is of necessity a change also of the law.

Youngs Literal Translation

for the priesthood being changed, of necessity also, of the law a change doth come,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For
γάρ 
Gar 
for, , not tr
Usage: 825

ἱερωσύνη 
Hierosune 
Usage: 4

μετατίθημι 
metatithemi 
Usage: 6

there is made
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

of
ἐκ ἐξ 
Ek 
of, from, out of, by, on, with,
Usage: 709

ἀναγκή 
Anagke 
Usage: 15

a change
μετάθεσις 
metathesis 
Usage: 3


and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

References

Context Readings

The Superiority Of Jesus To Melchizedek

11 Now if perfection was through the Levitical priesthood (for on the basis of it the people received the Law), what further need was there for another priest to arise according to the order of Melchizedek, and not be designated according to the order of Aaron? 12 For when the priesthood is changed, of necessity there takes place a change of law also. 13 For the one concerning whom these things are spoken belongs to another tribe, from which no one has officiated at the altar.


Cross References

Isaiah 66:21

"I will also take some of them for priests and for Levites," says the LORD.

Jeremiah 31:31-34

"Behold, days are coming," declares the LORD, "when I will make a new covenant with the house of Israel and with the house of Judah,

Ezekiel 16:61

"Then you will remember your ways and be ashamed when you receive your sisters, both your older and your younger; and I will give them to you as daughters, but not because of your covenant.

Acts 6:13-14

They put forward false witnesses who said, "This man incessantly speaks against this holy place and the Law;

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