Hebrews 2:7

Overview - Hebrews 2
We ought to be obedient to Christ Jesus;
and that because he vouchsafed to take our nature upon him;
14 as it was necessary.
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Hebrews 2:7  (King James Version)
Thou madest him a little lower than the angels; thou crownedst him with glory and honour, and didst set him over the works of thy hands:


a little lower than
or, a little while inferior to.