Hebrews 2:6-16 NRS

6 But someone has testified somewhere, "What are human beings that you are mindful of them, a or mortals, that you care for them? b

References for Hebrews 2:6

    • h 2:6 - Gk [What is man that you are mindful of him?]
    • i 2:6 - Gk [or the son of man that you care for him?] In the Hebrew of Psalm 8.4-6 both [man] and [son of man] refer to all humankind
      7 You have made them for a little while lower c than the angels; you have crowned them with glory and honor, d

      References for Hebrews 2:7

        • j 2:7 - Or [them only a little lower]
        • k 2:7 - Other ancient authorities add [and set them over the works of your hands]
          8 subjecting all things under their feet." Now in subjecting all things to them, God e left nothing outside their control. As it is, we do not yet see everything in subjection to them,

          References for Hebrews 2:8

            • l 2:8 - Gk [he]
              9 but we do see Jesus, who for a little while was made lower f than the angels, now crowned with glory and honor because of the suffering of death, so that by the grace of God g he might taste death for everyone.

              References for Hebrews 2:9

                • m 2:9 - Or [who was made a little lower]
                • n 2:9 - Other ancient authorities read [apart from God]
                  10 It was fitting that God, h for whom and through whom all things exist, in bringing many children to glory, should make the pioneer of their salvation perfect through sufferings.

                  References for Hebrews 2:10

                      11 For the one who sanctifies and those who are sanctified all have one Father. i For this reason Jesus j is not ashamed to call them brothers and sisters, k

                      References for Hebrews 2:11

                        • p 2:11 - Gk [are all of one]
                        • q 2:11 - Gk [he]
                        • r 2:11 - Gk [brothers]
                          12 saying, "I will proclaim your name to my brothers and sisters, l in the midst of the congregation I will praise you."

                          References for Hebrews 2:12

                            • s 2:12 - Gk [brothers]
                              13 And again, "I will put my trust in him." And again, "Here am I and the children whom God has given me."
                              14 Since, therefore, the children share flesh and blood, he himself likewise shared the same things, so that through death he might destroy the one who has the power of death, that is, the devil,
                              15 and free those who all their lives were held in slavery by the fear of death.
                              16 For it is clear that he did not come to help angels, but the descendants of Abraham.