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Hebrews 2:9 NAS

Jesus Briefly Humbled

9 But we do see Him who was 1made for a little while lower than the angels, namely, Jesus, 2because of the suffering of death 3crowned with glory and honor, so that 4by the grace of God He might 5taste death 6for everyone.

References for Hebrews 2:9

Study tools for Hebrews 2:9

  • a 2:1 - Lit "the things that have been heard"
  • b 2:2 - Or "steadfast"
  • c 2:2 - Or "recompense"
  • d 2:3 - Lit "Which was"
  • e 2:4 - Or "works of power"
  • f 2:4 - Lit "distributions"
  • g 2:5 - Lit "the inhabited earth"
  • h 2:7 - Or "...him a little lower than..."
  • i 2:7 - Two early mss do not contain "And...hands"
  • j 2:9 - Or "a little lower"
  • k 2:10 - Or "leader"
  • l 2:11 - Or "being sanctified"
  • m 2:14 - Lit "blood and flesh"
  • n 2:16 - Lit "take hold of angels, but He takes hold of"
  • o 2:16 - Lit "seed"
  • p 2:17 - Lit "was obligated to be"