LESSON NOTES

Lesson 11 – Hebrews 4:14-5:10

Hebrews 4:14 As we continue our studies in the book of Hebrews we come to one of the most important themes of this letter. It is the concept of Jesus as our High Priest. In order for us to appreciate the importance of this role by Jesus the Messiah, we need to...

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Lesson 10 – Hebrews 4:1-13

Hebrews 4:1-4 - What do you think of when you think of resting? Sleeping in late on a lazy Saturday mourning? How about laying on a beach somewhere in the Caribbean or Hawaii? Whatever comes to your mind, rest is a delightful and needed reprieve for the weary. At...

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Lesson 9 – Hebrews 3:7-19

Hebrews 3:7-11 - Now we come to a timeless warning for God's children; it is a warning against allowing our hearts to become hard. The Historical backdrop for this warning is a theme that most of the 1st century readers were most familiar. A time when our fathers were...

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Lesson 8 – Hebrews 3:1-6

Hebrews 3:1-6 - The first 6 verses of this chapter has to do with Moses and comparing him to Jesus. To appreciate how, why, and to what extent Jesus is better than Moses we need to see how important Moses was, and in fact still is to the Jewish community. Moses is...

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Lesson 7 – Hebrews 2:9-18

Hebrews 2:9-10 - Man's destiny is recovered or reclaimed by the Messiah. Man's revealed destiny, which was restricted because of sin has been recovered by the Messiah. The ultimate curse of man's lost destiny is death. In order for our restoration the first order of...

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Lesson 6 – Hebrews 2:4-8

Hebrews 2:4 The reward at the Judgment seat will be for those whose record is good, and those who have neglected their great salvation "will suffer loss. This is what is meant by Hebrews 2:3 - Escape what? Not eternal separation from God, for escaping that is by...

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Lesson 5 – Hebrews 1:13-2:3

Hebrews 1:13-14 The writer demonstrates further the superiority of Jesus over the angels from Psalm 110. But to what angel has he ever said, "Sit at my right hand, till I make thy enemies a stool for thy feet?" Jesus is greater than the angels because of His position,...

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Lesson 4 – Hebrews 1:8-14

Hebrews 1:8-9 - The driving force behind our Messiah, the One who is greater than the angels is His love of righteousness. We understand righteousness to mean "uprightness" describing a person who upholds our common values. In the Bible righteousness is found in the...

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Lesson 3 – Hebrews 1:3-7

Hebrews 1:3 - As a result of this work that He Himself accomplished He sat down at the right hand of the Majesty on high." - This means that His work of Atonement is complete. It is finished. This is a reference to His superiority over the angels as well as His...

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Lesson 2 – Hebrews 1:1-2

Hebrews 1:1-  We are told that God has revealed Himself to His people in various ways but in Hebrews 1:2 we are told that in this age God is speaking through His Son. Concerning this "Son" He is the messenger of the New Covenant spoken of by Moses in (Deuteronomy...

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