Parallel Bible results for Hebrews 4:1-11

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Hebrews 4:1-11

CEBA 1 Therefore, since the promise that we can enter into rest is still open, let's be careful so that none of you will appear to miss it. NIV 1 Therefore, since the promise of entering his rest still stands, let us be careful that none of you be found to have fallen short of it. CEBA 2 We also had the good news preached to us, just as the Israelites did. However, the message they heard didn't help them because they weren't united in faith with the ones who listened to it. NIV 2 For we also have had the gospel preached to us, just as they did; but the message they heard was of no value to them, because those who heard did not combine it with faith. CEBA 3 We who have faith are entering the rest. As God said, And because of my anger I swore: "They will never enter into my rest!" And yet God's works were completed at the foundation of the world. NIV 3 Now we who have believed enter that rest, just as God has said, "So I declared on oath in my anger, 'They shall never enter my rest.' " And yet his work has been finished since the creation of the world. CEBA 4 Then somewhere he said this about the seventh day of creation: God rested on the seventh day from all his works. NIV 4 For somewhere he has spoken about the seventh day in these words: "And on the seventh day God rested from all his work." CEBA 5 But again, in the passage above, God said, They will never enter my rest! NIV 5 And again in the passage above he says, "They shall never enter my rest." CEBA 6 Therefore, it's left open for some to enter it, and the ones who had the good news preached to them before didn't enter because of disobedience. NIV 6 It still remains that some will enter that rest, and those who formerly had the gospel preached to them did not go in, because of their disobedience. CEBA 7 Just as it says in the passage above, God designates a certain day as "today," when he says through David much later, Today, if you hear his voice, don't have stubborn hearts. NIV 7 Therefore God again set a certain day, calling it Today, when a long time later he spoke through David, as was said before: "Today, if you hear his voice, do not harden your hearts." CEBA 8 If Joshua gave the Israelites rest, God wouldn't have spoken about another day later on. NIV 8 For if Joshua had given them rest, God would not have spoken later about another day. CEBA 9 So you see that a sabbath rest is left open for God's people. NIV 9 There remains, then, a Sabbath-rest for the people of God; CEBA 10 The one who entered God's rest also rested from his works, just as God rested from his own. NIV 10 for anyone who enters God's rest also rests from his own work, just as God did from his. CEBA 11 Therefore, let's make every effort to enter that rest so that no one will fall by following the same example of disobedience, NIV 11 Let us, therefore, make every effort to enter that rest, so that no one will fall by following their example of disobedience.