Hebrews 2:1-9 NAS

Give Heed

1 For this reason we must pay much closer attention to awhat we have heard, so that 1we do not drift away from it.

References for Hebrews 2:1

    • i 2:1 - Lit "the things that have been heard"
      2 For if the word 2spoken through 3angels proved bunalterable, and 4every transgression and disobedience received a just c5penalty,

      References for Hebrews 2:2

        • j 2:2 - Or "steadfast"
        • k 2:2 - Or "recompense"
          3 6how will we escape if we neglect so great a 7salvation? dAfter it was at the first 8spoken through the Lord, it was 9confirmed to us by those who heard,

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          4 God also testifying with them, both by 10signs and wonders and by 11various emiracles and by f12gifts of the Holy Spirit 13according to His own will.

          References for Hebrews 2:4

            • m 2:4 - Or "works of power"
            • n 2:4 - Lit "distributions"

              Earth Subject to Man

              5 For He did not subject to angels g14the world to come, concerning which we are speaking.

              References for Hebrews 2:5

                • o 2:5 - Lit "the inhabited earth"
                  6 But one has testified 15somewhere, saying, "16WHAT IS MAN, THAT YOU REMEMBER HIM? OR THE SON OF MAN, THAT YOU ARE CONCERNED ABOUT HIM?

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                  7 "17YOU HAVE MADE HIM hFOR A LITTLE WHILE LOWER THAN THE ANGELS; YOU HAVE CROWNED HIM WITH GLORY AND HONOR, iAND HAVE APPOINTED HIM OVER THE WORKS OF YOUR HANDS;

                  References for Hebrews 2:7

                    • p 2:7 - Or "...him a little lower than..."
                    • q 2:7 - Two early mss do not contain "And...hands"
                      8 18YOU HAVE PUT ALL THINGS IN SUBJECTION UNDER HIS FEET." For in subjecting all things to him, He left nothing that is not subject to him. But now 19we do not yet see all things subjected to him.

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                      Jesus Briefly Humbled

                      9 But we do see Him who was 20made jfor a little while lower than the angels, namely, Jesus, 21because of the suffering of death 22crowned with glory and honor, so that 23by the grace of God He might 24taste death 25for everyone.

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