In any event, the promise of this verse is that we can expect both mercy and grace when we approach God’s throne. The king/queen would take the initiative with regard to conversation, and we would NOT be expected to steer the conversation in a different direction. Hebrews 4:12 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] Hebrews 4:12, NIV: "For the word of God is alive and active.Sharper than any double-edged sword, it penetrates even to dividing soul and spirit, joints and marrow; it judges the thoughts and attitudes of the heart."
Whatever affects you physically, will also affect you emotionally, and ultimately spiritually. c. The seed contains the DNA code to reproduce the original tree, or flower or shrub. No personal questions, of course! Commentary on Hebrews 4:1-10 (Read Hebrews 4:1-10) The privileges we have under the gospel, are greater than any had under the law of Moses, though the same gospel for substance was preached under both Testaments. -------------------- A. I believe that it was Socrates that cried, "Man, know thyself.". 2. The writer expresses that truth by means of a rhetorically powerful double negative: “we do not have a high priest who is unable to sympathize with our weaknesses” (4:15). What is the difference between the soul (Greek:  psyche) and the spirit (Greek:  pneumatos)? Read Hebrews 4 commentary using Matthew Henry Commentary on the Whole Bible (Complete). 1. Women would wear white gloves and hats, and men would wear morning dress or uniforms (with decorations, of course). GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation, (Hebrew/Greek Search by English Definition), * 'Number Delimiters' only apply to 'Paragraph Order', Search verses, phrases, and topics (e.g.

It comes through: But this verse tells us that “the word of God is living, and active”––which suggests that we need to be careful about putting it in a straitjacket by assuming that it can come only by certain ways. the light around me will be night;’ (Psalm 139:7-12). Not only are they the words of eternal life, but they bring life to those who will obey them. 3. The New International Commentary on the New Testament: The Epistle to the Hebrews (Grand Rapids:  William B. Eerdmans Publishing Co., 1990), Cockerill, Gareth Lee, The New International Commentary on the New Testament: The Epistle to the Hebrews (Grand Rapids:  William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, 2012), Gaventa, Beverly R. in Cousar, Charles B.; Gaventa, Beverly R.; McCann, J. Clinton; and Newsome, James D., Texts for Preaching: A Lectionary Commentary Based on the NRSV – Year C (Louisville: Westminster John Knox Press, 1994), Craddock, Fred, The New Interpreter’s Bible, Vol. Such knowledge is too awesome for me, it is high I cannot attain it.

Hebrews 4:12-13 is one of the great biblical texts on the power of God’s Word. b. The author implored, “Beware, brothers, lest perhaps there be in any one of you an evil heart of unbelief, in falling away from the living God” (3:12). 3. In his dealings with the scribes and Pharisees, he repeatedly bested them because he knew their hearts (Matthew 9:10-13; 12:1-14, 22-32; 15:1-9; 23:13, 23-36). A verification email has been sent to the address you provided.