Hebrews 10:3-13 NIV

3 But those sacrifices are an annual reminder of sins,1

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4 because it is impossible for the blood of bulls and goats2 to take away sins.3

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5 Therefore, when Christ came into the world,4 he said: "Sacrifice and offering you did not desire, but a body you prepared for me;5

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6 with burnt offerings and sin offerings you were not pleased.
7 Then I said, 'Here I am--it is written about me in the scroll6-- I have come to do your will, O God.' "a7

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    • a 10:7 - Psalm 40:6-8 (see Septuagint)
      8 First he said, "Sacrifices and offerings, burnt offerings and sin offerings you did not desire, nor were you pleased with them"8 (although the law required them to be made).

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          9 Then he said, "Here I am, I have come to do your will."9 He sets aside the first to establish the second.

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              10 And by that will, we have been made holy10 through the sacrifice of the body11 of Jesus Christ once for all.12

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              11 Day after day every priest stands and performs his religious duties; again and again he offers the same sacrifices,13 which can never take away sins.14

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                  12 But when this priest had offered for all time one sacrifice for sins,15 he sat down at the right hand of God.16

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                  13 Since that time he waits for his enemies to be made his footstool,17

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