Therefore, since the promise of entering his rest still stands, let us be careful that none of you be found to have fallen short of it.1
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For we also have had the gospel preached to us, just as they did; but the message they heard was of no value to them, because those who heard did not combine it with faith.2
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Now we who have believed enter that rest, just as God has said, "So I declared on oath in my anger, 'They shall never enter my rest.' "3 And yet his work has been finished since the creation of the world.
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For somewhere he has spoken about the seventh day in these words: "And on the seventh day God rested from all his work."4
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And again in the passage above he says, "They shall never enter my rest."5
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It still remains that some will enter that rest, and those who formerly had the gospel preached to them did not go in, because of their disobedience.6
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Therefore God again set a certain day, calling it Today, when a long time later he spoke through David, as was said before: "Today, if you hear his voice, do not harden your hearts."7
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For if Joshua had given them rest,8 God would not have spoken9 later about another day.
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There remains, then, a Sabbath-rest for the people of God;
for anyone who enters God's rest also rests from his own work,10 just as God did from his.11
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Let us, therefore, make every effort to enter that rest, so that no one will fall by following their example of disobedience.12
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For the word of God13 is living14 and active.15 Sharper than any double-edged sword,16 it penetrates even to dividing soul and spirit, joints and marrow; it judges the thoughts and attitudes of the heart.17
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Nothing in all creation is hidden from God's sight.18 Everything is uncovered and laid bare before the eyes of him to whom we must give account.
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Therefore, since we have a great high priest19 who has gone through the heavens,20 Jesus the Son of God,21 let us hold firmly to the faith we profess.22
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For we do not have a high priest23 who is unable to sympathize with our weaknesses, but we have one who has been tempted in every way, just as we are24--yet was without sin.25
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Let us then approach26 the throne of grace with confidence,27 so that we may receive mercy and find grace to help us in our time of need.
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