Hebrews 2:14-17 NIV

14 Since the children have flesh and blood,1 he too shared in their humanity2 so that by his death he might destroy3 him who holds the power of death--that is, the devil4--

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15 and free those who all their lives were held in slavery by their fear5 of death.

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16 For surely it is not angels he helps, but Abraham's descendants.6

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17 For this reason he had to be made like his brothers7 in every way, in order that he might become a merciful8 and faithful high priest9 in service to God,10 and that he might make atonement fora the sins of the people.11

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    • f 2:17 - Or "and that he might turn aside God's wrath, taking away"