but Jesus, on the other hand, because He continues forever, holds His priesthood permanently.
For the Law appoints men as high priests who are weak, but the word of the oath, which came after the Law, appoints a Son, made perfect forever.
The crowd then answered Him, “We have heard out of the Law that the Christ is to remain forever; and how can You say, ‘The Son of Man must be lifted up’? Who is this Son of Man?”
But I will raise up for Myself a faithful priest who will do according to what is in My heart and in My soul; and I will build him an enduring house, and he will walk before My anointed always.
For a child will be born to us, a son will be given to us;
And the government will rest on His shoulders;
And His name will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God,
Eternal Father, Prince of Peace.
knowing that Christ, having been raised from the dead, is never to die again; death no longer is master over Him.
In this case mortal men receive tithes, but in that case one receives them, of whom it is witnessed that he lives on.
Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever.
and the living One; and I was dead, and behold, I am alive forevermore, and I have the keys of death and of Hades.