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Hebrews 7:7

7 And without doubt the lesser is blessed by the greater.

Read Hebrews 7:7 Using Other Translations

And without all contradiction the less is blessed of the better.
It is beyond dispute that the inferior is blessed by the superior.
And without question, the person who has the power to give a blessing is greater than the one who is blessed.

What does Hebrews 7:7 mean?

John Gill's Exposition of the Bible
Hebrews 7:7

And without all contradiction the less is blessed of the
greater.
] This is a self-evident truth, and is undeniable; it admits of no controversy, and cannot be gainsaid, that he that blesseth is greater in that respect than he that is blessed by him; as the priests were greater in their office than the people who were blessed by them; and so Melchizedek, as a priest of the most high God, and as blessing Abraham, was greater than he; and so must be greater than the Levites, who sprung from him; and his priesthood be more excellent than theirs; and consequently Christ, his antitype, and who was of his order, must be greater too; which is the design of the apostle throughout the whole of his reasoning.

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