Invisible Priest


Hebrews was written to warn the addressed Christians against apostatizing and turning back to Judaism. The author demonstrates that Jesus is supreme over old covenant realities, and he devotes particular attention to the superiority of Jesus’s priestly work (Heb 4:14–5:11, 6:19–10:22). The cult held central place in first century Judaism, and consequently it is at this point most of all that the author seeks to demonstrate the superiority of Christ over the old order.

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