Parallel Bible results for Hebrews 5:1-3

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Hebrews 5:1-3

NRS 1 Every high priest chosen from among mortals is put in charge of things pertaining to God on their behalf, to offer gifts and sacrifices for sins. NIV 1 Every high priest is selected from among men and is appointed to represent them in matters related to God, to offer gifts and sacrifices for sins. NRS 2 He is able to deal gently with the ignorant and wayward, since he himself is subject to weakness; NIV 2 He is able to deal gently with those who are ignorant and are going astray, since he himself is subject to weakness. NRS 3 and because of this he must offer sacrifice for his own sins as well as for those of the people. NIV 3 This is why he has to offer sacrifices for his own sins, as well as for the sins of the people.