Hebrews 10:1-10 NRS

1 Since the law has only a shadow of the good things to come and not the true form of these realities, it a can never, by the same sacrifices that are continually offered year after year, make perfect those who approach.

References for Hebrews 10:1

    • ¢ 10:1 - Other ancient authorities read [they]
      2 Otherwise, would they not have ceased being offered, since the worshipers, cleansed once for all, would no longer have any consciousness of sin?
      3 But in these sacrifices there is a reminder of sin year after year.
      4 For it is impossible for the blood of bulls and goats to take away sins.
      5 Consequently, when Christ b came into the world, he said, "Sacrifices and offerings you have not desired, but a body you have prepared for me;

      References for Hebrews 10:5

          6 in burnt offerings and sin offerings you have taken no pleasure.
          7 Then I said, "See, God, I have come to do your will, O God' (in the scroll of the book c it is written of me)."

          References for Hebrews 10:7

            • ¤ 10:7 - Meaning of Gk uncertain
              8 When he said above, "You have neither desired nor taken pleasure in sacrifices and offerings and burnt offerings and sin offerings" (these are offered according to the law),
              9 then he added, "See, I have come to do your will." He abolishes the first in order to establish the second.
              10 And it is by God's will d that we have been sanctified through the offering of the body of Jesus Christ once for all.

              References for Hebrews 10:10

                • ¥ 10:10 - Gk [by that will]