Hebrews 9:1-6 LEB

The Earthly Ministry of the Old Covenant

1 Nowa the first [covenant] had regulations for worship and the earthly sanctuary.

References for Hebrews 9:1

    • § 9:1 - Some manuscripts have "Now even"
      2 For a tent was prepared, the first [one], in which [were] the lampstand and the table and the presentation of the loaves, which is called the holy place.
      3 And after the second curtain [was] a tent called the holy of holies,
      4 containing the golden incense altar and the ark of the covenant covered on all sides with gold, in which [were] a golden jar containing the manna and the rod of Aaron that budded and the tablets of the covenant.
      5 And above it [were] the cherubim of glory overshadowing the mercy seat, about which it is not now [possible] to speak in detail.
      6 Now these things having been prepared in this way, the priests enter into the first tent {continually}b [as they]c accomplish their service,

      References for Hebrews 9:6

        • ¨ 9:6 - Literally "throughout all"
        • © 9:6 - *Here "[as]" is supplied as a component of the temporal participle ("accomplish")