• Levi’s Inadequate Priesthood

    Hebrews 7:11–14

    God never intended for the Mosaic administration—the old covenant—to last forever. But that does not mean the elements of the moral law found in the Mosaic law pass away with the coming of Christ. The moral law remains our guide ...Read More

  • God Is Unchangeable

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  • Levi and Melchizedek

    Hebrews 7:4–10

    In today’s passage, as throughout the book of Hebrews, the author of the epistle makes His case carefully from Scripture, looking to its details and remaining true to the text. That is how all of us must do theology, studying ...Read More

  • Christ and Melchizedek

    Hebrews 7:1–3

    It is impossible to walk away from an honest reading of Hebrews—indeed, from an honest reading of the entire New Testament—without the highest view of the person of Christ. He is no ordinary human founder of a world religion like ...Read More

  • A Secure Hope in a Secure Place

    Hebrews 6:18–20

    Our hope is in heaven and will be consummated in the world to come. However, even now we enjoy a foretaste of it in the forgiveness of sins, the fellowship of the church, and the presence of the Holy Spirit. ...Read More

  • God’s Oath to Abraham

    Hebrews 6:13–17

    One of the clearest evidences of God’s grace is His willingness to condescend to our weakness. God had no need to swear an oath in order for Him to keep His Word, for He never lies (Titus 1:2). But He ...Read More

  • The Fruit of Assurance

    Hebrews 6:11–12

    Ultimately, we persevere because of the work of God, who will be faithful to complete the good work He has begun in us. We do play a role in our perseverance in responding continually in faith and obedience to the ...Read More

  • Key of Promise

    2 Corinthians 1:8

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  • Hope for the Hebrews

    Hebrews 6:9–10

    As we examine our lives, looking for good works, we must take care not to become morbidly introspective. In fact, though we must look for fruit, we must look first and foremost to Christ and His promises as the ground ...Read More

  • Two Kinds of Land

    Hebrews 6:7–8

    Only God can make the soil of our hearts fit to receive the word of the gospel so that it will take root. We need the Lord to do this not only at conversion but continually throughout our Christian lives ...Read More

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