Hebrews 2:16-18 NIV

16 For surely it is not angels he helps, but Abraham's descendants.1

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17 For this reason he had to be made like his brothers2 in every way, in order that he might become a merciful3 and faithful high priest4 in service to God,5 and that he might make atonement fora the sins of the people.6

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    • f 2:17 - Or "and that he might turn aside God's wrath, taking away"
      18 Because he himself suffered when he was tempted, he is able to help those who are being tempted.7

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