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Hebrews 7:1 NAS

Melchizedek's Priesthood Like Christ's

1 For this 1Melchizedek, king of Salem, priest of the 2Most High God, who met Abraham as he was returning from the slaughter of the kings and blessed him,

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  • a 7:5 - Lit "according to"
  • b 7:5 - Or "tithes"
  • c 7:5 - Lit "have come out of the loins of"
  • d 7:6 - Or "tithes"
  • e 7:6 - Lit "has blessed"
  • f 7:14 - Lit "has arisen from"
  • g 7:16 - Lit "fleshly commandment;" i.e. to be a descendant of Levi
  • h 7:23 - Lit "The greater number have become priests..."
  • i 7:25 - Or "completely"