The Greatness of Melchizedek

1 For this Melchizedek, king of Salem, priest of the most high God, who met Abraham [as he] was returning from the slaughter of the kings and blessed him,

References for Hebrews 7:1

    • a 7:1 - *Here "[as]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("was returning") which is understood as temporal
    • b 7:1 - This verse contains a number of quotations from Gen 14:17-19