Thematic Bible




Thematic Bible




And who was it to whom God made oath that they should not be admitted to his Rest, if it was not to those who had disobeyed him?



And who was it to whom God made oath that they should not be admitted to his Rest, if it was not to those who had disobeyed him?


"And the oath that he swore to our forefather Abraham,

For when God made his promise to Abraham, since there was no one greater for him to make oath by, he did so by himself, and said, "I will certainly bless you richly, and greatly increase your numbers."



And who was it to whom God made oath that they should not be admitted to his Rest, if it was not to those who had disobeyed him?




For the Law appoints to the high priesthood men full of imperfection; but this utterance about the making of the oath, which came long after the Law, appoints a son, fully qualified to be high priest forever.





For we who have believed are admitted to that Rest, of which he said, "As I made oath in my anger, They shall never be admitted to my Rest!" And yet God's work was finished at the creation of the world,


But as I made oath in my anger, They shall never be admitted to my Rest!"

and swore by him who lives forever and ever, who created the heavens and all that is in them, the earth and all that is in it, and the sea and all that is in it, that there should be no more delay,



for God took no oath in appointing the old priests, but he made oath to his appointment, when he said to him, "The Lord has sworn it and he will not change; You are a priest forever!"


And who was it to whom God made oath that they should not be admitted to his Rest, if it was not to those who had disobeyed him?


That is true; but it was for their want of faith that they were broken off, and it is through your faith that you stand where you do. You ought not to feel proud; you ought to be afraid,

For we have had good news preached to us, just as they did, but the message they heard did them no good because they did not agree through faith with what they heard.