Hebrews 13 CJB/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 Let brotherly friendship continue; 1 Keep on loving each other as brothers.
2 but don't forget to be friendly to outsiders; for in so doing, some people, without knowing it, have entertained angels. 2 Do not forget to entertain strangers, for by so doing some people have entertained angels without knowing it.
3 Remember those in prison and being mistreated, as if you were in prison with them and undergoing their torture yourselves. 3 Remember those in prison as if you were their fellow prisoners, and those who are mistreated as if you yourselves were suffering.
4 Marriage is honorable in every respect; and, in particular, sex within marriage is pure. But God will indeed punish fornicators and adulterers. 4 Marriage should be honored by all, and the marriage bed kept pure, for God will judge the adulterer and all the sexually immoral.
5 Keep your lives free from the love of money; and be satisfied with what you have; for God himself has said, "I will never fail you or abandon you." 5 Keep your lives free from the love of money and be content with what you have, because God has said, "Never will I leave you; never will I forsake you."
6 Therefore, we say with confidence, "ADONAI is my helper; I will not be afraid what can a human being do to me?" 6 So we say with confidence, "The Lord is my helper; I will not be afraid. What can man do to me?"
7 Remember your leaders, those who spoke God's message to you. Reflect on the results of their way of life, and imitate their trust - 7 Remember your leaders, who spoke the word of God to you. Consider the outcome of their way of life and imitate their faith.
8 Yeshua the Messiah is the same yesterday, today and forever. 8 Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever.
9 Do not be carried away by various strange teachings; for what is good is for the heart to be strengthened by grace, not by foods. People who have made these the focus of their lives have not benefited thereby. 9 Do not be carried away by all kinds of strange teachings. It is good for our hearts to be strengthened by grace, not by ceremonial foods, which are of no value to those who eat them.
10 We have an altar from which those who serve in the Tent are not permitted to eat. 10 We have an altar from which those who minister at the tabernacle have no right to eat.
11 For the cohen hagadol brings the blood of animals into the Holiest Place as a sin offering, but their bodies are burned outside the camp.p 11 The high priest carries the blood of animals into the Most Holy Place as a sin offering, but the bodies are burned outside the camp.
12 So too Yeshua suffered death outside the gate, in order to make the people holy through his own blood. 12 And so Jesus also suffered outside the city gate to make the people holy through his own blood.
13 Therefore, let us go out to him who is outside the camp and share his disgrace. 13 Let us, then, go to him outside the camp, bearing the disgrace he bore.
14 For we have no permanent city here; on the contrary, we seek the one to come. 14 For here we do not have an enduring city, but we are looking for the city that is to come.
15 Through him, therefore, let us offer God a sacrifice of praise continually. For this is the natural product of lips that acknowledge his name. 15 Through Jesus, therefore, let us continually offer to God a sacrifice of praise--the fruit of lips that confess his name.
16 But don't forget doing good and sharing with others, for with such sacrifices God is well pleased. 16 And do not forget to do good and to share with others, for with such sacrifices God is pleased.
17 Obey your leaders and submit to them, for they keep watch over your lives, as people who will have to render an account. So make it a task of joy for them, not one of groaning; for that is of no advantage to you. 17 Obey your leaders and submit to their authority. They keep watch over you as men who must give an account. Obey them so that their work will be a joy, not a burden, for that would be of no advantage to you.
18 Keep praying for us, for we are certain that we have a clear conscience and want to conduct ourselves properly in everything we do. 18 Pray for us. We are sure that we have a clear conscience and desire to live honorably in every way.
19 And all the more I beg you to do this, so that I may be restored to you that much sooner. 19 I particularly urge you to pray so that I may be restored to you soon.
20 The God of shalom brought up from the dead the great Shepherd of the sheep, our Lord Yeshua, by the blood of an eternal covenant. 20 May the God of peace, who through the blood of the eternal covenant brought back from the dead our Lord Jesus, that great Shepherd of the sheep,
21 May that God equip you with every good thing you need to do his will; and may he do in us whatever pleases him, through Yeshua the Messiah. To him be the glory forever and ever. Amen. 21 equip you with everything good for doing his will, and may he work in us what is pleasing to him, through Jesus Christ, to whom be glory for ever and ever. Amen.
22 Now I urge you, brothers, to bear with my message of exhortation; for I have written you only briefly. 22 Brothers, I urge you to bear with my word of exhortation, for I have written you only a short letter.
23 Know that our brother Timothy has been released. If he comes soon enough, I will bring him with me when I come to see you. 23 I want you to know that our brother Timothy has been released. If he arrives soon, I will come with him to see you.
24 Greet all your leaders and all God's people. The people from Italy send greetings to you. 24 Greet all your leaders and all God's people. Those from Italy send you their greetings.
25 Grace be with you all. 25 Grace be with you all.