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1 Therefore, brothers and sisters, holy partners in a heavenly calling, consider that Jesus, the apostle and high priest of our confession, 1 Therefore, holy brothers, who share in the heavenly calling, fix your thoughts on Jesus, the apostle and high priest whom we confess.
2 was faithful to the one who appointed him, just as Moses also "was faithful in all God's house." 2 He was faithful to the one who appointed him, just as Moses was faithful in all God's house.
3 Yet Jesus is worthy of more glory than Moses, just as the builder of a house has more honor than the house itself. 3 Jesus has been found worthy of greater honor than Moses, just as the builder of a house has greater honor than the house itself.
4 (For every house is built by someone, but the builder of all things is God.) 4 For every house is built by someone, but God is the builder of everything.
5 Now Moses was faithful in all God's house as a servant, to testify to the things that would be spoken later. 5 Moses was faithful as a servant in all God's house, testifying to what would be said in the future.
6 Christ, however, was faithful over God's house as a son, and we are his house if we hold firm the confidence and the pride that belong to hope. 6 But Christ is faithful as a son over God's house. And we are his house, if we hold on to our courage and the hope of which we boast.
7 Therefore, as the Holy Spirit says, "Today, if you hear his voice, 7 So, as the Holy Spirit says: "Today, if you hear his voice,
8 do not harden your hearts as in the rebellion, as on the day of testing in the wilderness, 8 do not harden your hearts as you did in the rebellion, during the time of testing in the desert,
9 where your ancestors put me to the test, though they had seen my works 9 where your fathers tested and tried me and for forty years saw what I did.
10 for forty years. Therefore I was angry with that generation, and I said, "They always go astray in their hearts, and they have not known my ways.' 10 That is why I was angry with that generation, and I said, 'Their hearts are always going astray, and they have not known my ways.'
11 As in my anger I swore, "They will not enter my rest.' " 11 So I declared on oath in my anger, 'They shall never enter my rest.' "
12 Take care, brothers and sisters, that none of you may have an evil, unbelieving heart that turns away from the living God. 12 See to it, brothers, that none of you has a sinful, unbelieving heart that turns away from the living God.
13 But exhort one another every day, as long as it is called "today," so that none of you may be hardened by the deceitfulness of sin. 13 But encourage one another daily, as long as it is called Today, so that none of you may be hardened by sin's deceitfulness.
14 For we have become partners of Christ, if only we hold our first confidence firm to the end. 14 We have come to share in Christ if we hold firmly till the end the confidence we had at first.
15 As it is said, "Today, if you hear his voice, do not harden your hearts as in the rebellion." 15 As has just been said: "Today, if you hear his voice, do not harden your hearts as you did in the rebellion."
16 Now who were they who heard and yet were rebellious? Was it not all those who left Egypt under the leadership of Moses? 16 Who were they who heard and rebelled? Were they not all those Moses led out of Egypt?
17 But with whom was he angry forty years? Was it not those who sinned, whose bodies fell in the wilderness? 17 And with whom was he angry for forty years? Was it not with those who sinned, whose bodies fell in the desert?
18 And to whom did he swear that they would not enter his rest, if not to those who were disobedient? 18 And to whom did God swear that they would never enter his rest if not to those who disobeyed ?
19 So we see that they were unable to enter because of unbelief. 19 So we see that they were not able to enter, because of their unbelief.