We must pay more careful attention, therefore, to what we have heard, so that we do not drift away.12
For if the message spoken2 by angels3 was binding, and every violation and disobedience received its just punishment,43
how shall we escape if we ignore such a great salvation?5 This salvation, which was first announced by the Lord,6 was confirmed to us by those who heard him.74
God also testified to it by signs, wonders and various miracles,8 and gifts of the Holy Spirit9 distributed according to his will.10
It is not to angels that he has subjected the world to come, about which we are speaking.
But there is a place where someone11 has testified: "What is man that you are mindful of him, the son of man that you care for him?127
You made him a littlea lower than the angels; you crowned him with glory and honor