Hebrews 5:6

6 And he says in another place, “You are a priest forever, in the order of Melchizedek.”[a]

Hebrews 5:6 in Other Translations

KJV
6 As he saith also in another place, Thou art a priest for ever after the order of Melchisedec.
ESV
6 as he says also in another place, "You are a priest forever, after the order of Melchizedek."
NLT
6 And in another passage God said to him, “You are a priest forever in the order of Melchizedek.”
MSG
6 In another place God declares, "You're a priest forever in the royal order of Melchizedek."
CSB
6 also said in another passage, You are a priest forever in the order of Melchizedek.

Hebrews 5:6 In-Context

4 And no one takes this honor on himself, but he receives it when called by God, just as Aaron was.
5 In the same way, Christ did not take on himself the glory of becoming a high priest. But God said to him, “You are my Son; today I have become your Father.”
6 And he says in another place, “You are a priest forever, in the order of Melchizedek.”
7 During the days of Jesus’ life on earth, he offered up prayers and petitions with fervent cries and tears to the one who could save him from death, and he was heard because of his reverent submission.
8 Son though he was, he learned obedience from what he suffered

Cross References 2

  • 1. ver 10; Genesis 14:18; Hebrews 6:20; Hebrews 7:1-22
  • 2. Psalms 110:4; Hebrews 7:17,21

Footnotes 1

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