Hebrews 2:11 NIV

11 Both the one who makes people holy and those who are made holy are of the same family. So Jesus is not ashamed to call them brothers and sisters.a

References for Hebrews 2:11

    • n 2:11 - The Greek word for "brothers and sisters" ("adelphoi" ) refers here to believers, both men and women, as part of God’s family; also in verse 12; and in 3:1, 12; 10:19; 13:22.

      Study tools for Hebrews 2:11

      • a 2:7 - Or "them for a little while"
      • b 2:8 - Psalm 8:4-6
      • c 2:8 - Or 7"You made him a little lower than the angels;/ you crowned him with glory and honor/ " 8"and put everything under his feet.”"
      • d 2:8 - Or "him"
      • e 2:8 - Or "him"
      • f 2:8 - Or "him"
      • g 2:11 - The Greek word for "brothers and sisters" ("adelphoi" ) refers here to believers, both men and women, as part of God’s family; also in verse 12; and in 3:1, 12; 10:19; 13:22.
      • h 2:12 - Psalm 22:22
      • i 2:13 - Isaiah 8:17
      • j 2:13 - Isaiah 8:18
      • k 2:17 - Or "like his brothers"