Hebrews 4:1-11 ESV

1 Therefore, while the promise of entering his rest still stands, let us fear lest any of you should seem 1to have failed to reach it.

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2 For good news came to us just as to them, but the message they heard did not benefit them, because 2they were not united by faith with those who listened.a

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    • h 4:2 - Some manuscripts it did not meet with faith in the hearers
      3 For we who have believed enter that rest, as he has said, 3"As I swore in my wrath, 'They shall not enter my rest,'"although his works were finished from the foundation of the world.

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      4 For he has somewhere spoken of the seventh day in this way: 4"And God rested on the seventh day from all his works."

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          5 And again in this passage he said, 5"They shall not enter my rest."

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            • 98 4:5 - ver. 3
              6 Since therefore it remains for some to enter it, and those who formerly received the good news 6failed to enter because of disobedience,

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              7 again he appoints a certain day, "Today," saying through David so long afterward, in the words already quoted, 7"Today, if you hear his voice, do not harden your hearts."

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              8 For if Joshua had given them rest, Godb would not have spoken of another day later on.

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                • i 4:8 - Greek he
                  9 So then, there remains a Sabbath rest for the people of God,
                  10 for whoever has entered God's rest has also 8rested from his works as God did from his.

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                  11 Let us therefore strive to enter that rest, so 9that no one may fall by the same sort of disobedience.

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