Hebrews 9:1-10 NAS

The Old and the New

1 Now even the first covenant had 1regulations of divine worship and 2the earthly sanctuary.

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2 For there was 3a tabernacle prepared, the outer one, in which were 4the lampstand and 5the table and 6the sacred bread; this is called the holy place.

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    • a 9:2 - Or "sacred tent"
    • b 9:2 - Lit "first"
    • c 9:2 - Lit "loaves of presentation"
      3 Behind 7the second veil there was a tabernacle which is called the 8Holy of Holies,

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        • d 9:3 - Or "sacred tent"
          4 having a golden 9altar of incense and 10the ark of the covenant covered on all sides with gold, in which was 11a golden jar holding the manna, and 12Aaron's rod which budded, and 13the tables of the covenant;

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          5 and above it were the 14cherubim of glory 15overshadowing the mercy seat; but of these things we cannot now speak in detail.

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          6 Now when these things have been so prepared, the priests 16are continually * entering the outer tabernacle performing the divine worship,

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            • f 9:6 - Lit "first"
            • g 9:6 - Or "sacred tent"
              7 but into 17the second, only 18the high priest enters 19once a year, 20not without taking blood, which he 21offers for himself and for the 22sins of the people committed in ignorance.

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                • h 9:7 - Lit "ignorance of the people"
                  8 23The Holy Spirit is signifying this, 24that the way into the holy place has not yet been disclosed while the outer tabernacle is still standing,

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                  9 which is a symbol for the present time. Accordingly 25both gifts and sacrifices are offered which 26cannot * make the worshiper perfect in conscience,

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                  10 since they relate only to 27food and 28drink and various 29washings, 30regulations for the body imposed until 31a time of reformation.

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