1 God, who at various times and in various ways spoke in time past to the fathers by the prophets,
2 has in these last days spoken to us by His Son, whom He has appointed heir of all things, through whom also He made the worlds;
3 who being the brightness of His glory and the express image of His person, and upholding all things by the word of His power, when He had by Himself a purged our b sins, sat down at the right hand of the Majesty on high,

References for Hebrews 1:3

    • a 1:3 - NU-Text omits by Himself.
    • b 1:3 - NU-Text omits our.
      4 having become so much better than the angels, as He has by inheritance obtained a more excellent name than they.
      5 For to which of the angels did He ever say: "You are My Son, Today I have begotten You"? c And again: "I will be to Him a Father, And He shall be to Me a Son"? d

      References for Hebrews 1:5

        • c 1:5 - Psalm 2:7
        • d 1:5 - 2 Samuel 7:14
          6 But when He again brings the firstborn into the world, He says: "Let all the angels of God worship Him." e

          References for Hebrews 1:6

            • e 1:6 - Deuteronomy 32:43 (Septuagint, Dead Sea Scrolls); Psalm 97:7
              7 And of the angels He says: "Who makes His angels spirits And His ministers a flame of fire." f

              References for Hebrews 1:7

                • f 1:7 - Psalm 104:4
                  8 But to the Son He says: "Your throne, O God, is forever and ever; A scepter of righteousness is the scepter of Your Kingdom.
                  9 You have loved righteousness and hated lawlessness; Therefore God, Your God, has anointed You With the oil of gladness more than Your companions." g

                  References for Hebrews 1:9

                    • g 1:9 - Psalm 45:6, 7
                      10 And: "You, Lord, in the beginning laid the foundation of the earth, And the heavens are the work of Your hands.
                      11 They will perish, but You remain; And they will all grow old like a garment;
                      12 Like a cloak You will fold them up, And they will be changed. But You are the same, And Your years will not fail." h

                      References for Hebrews 1:12

                        • h 1:12 - Psalm 102:25-27
                          13 But to which of the angels has He ever said: "Sit at My right hand, Till I make Your enemies Your footstool"? i

                          References for Hebrews 1:13

                            • i 1:13 - Psalm 110:1
                              14 Are they not all ministering spirits sent forth to minister for those who will inherit salvation?