1Thereforeweought to give the more earnestheed to the things which we have heard , lest at any time we should let them slip .a2Forif the wordspokenbyangelswasstedfast,andeverytransgressionanddisobediencereceived a just recompence of reward;3How shall weescape , if we neglect so greatsalvation;which at the firstbegan to be spokenby the Lord, and was confirmeduntousby them that heard him;
4God also bearing them witness , both with signsandwonders,and with diversmiracles,andgiftsb of the HolyGhost, according to his ownwill?5For unto the angels hath henot put in subjection the world to come , whereofwespeak .
6Butone in a certain placetestified , saying , Whatisman,that thou art mindful of him?or the son of man,that thou visitesthim?7
Thou madesthim a littlelowercthan the angels; thou crownedsthim with gloryandhonour,and didst sethimover the works of thyhands:8
Thou hast put all things in subjectionunderhisfeet.Forin that he putall in subjection underhim, he left nothing that is not put underhim.Butnow we see not yet all things put underhim.9But we seeJesus,who was made a littlelowerthan the angelsfor the suffering of death,crowned with gloryandhonour;thathe by the grace of God should tastedeathfor every man.