brotherly love. Greek. Philadelphia. See Romans 12:10.
continue. Greek. meno. Seep. 1511.
Be not forgetful = Forget not.
Be . . . forgetful. Greek. epilanthanomai. See Hebrews 6:10.
to entertain, &c. = hospitality. Greek. philoxenia. Only here and Romans 12:13.
thereby = by (Greek. dia. App-104. Hebrews 13:1) this.
some. Greek. tines. App-124.
entertained. Greek. xenizo. See Acts 10:6. The word only in Acts, here, and 1 Peter 4:4, 1 Peter 4:12. As Abraham, Lot, Manoah, Gideon; and compare Matthew 25:35.
unawares. Greek. lanthano. See Acts 26:26.
Remember. Greek. mimneskomai. Compare Hebrews 2:6.
them, &c. = the bound ones. Greek. desmios.
bound, &c. Greek. sundeomai. Only here.
them which, &c. Greek. kakoucheomai. See Hebrews 11:37. Pagan writers notice the kindness of "Christians" to their brethren in affliction.
Marriage. This is not a statement of fact, but an exhortation, "Let marriage be", &c.
undefiled. Greek. amiantos. See Hebrews 7:26.
whoremongers = fornicators, as Hebrews 12:16.
judge. Greek. krino. App-122. punish (Figure of speech Metonymy of cause. App-6).
conversation = bent, manner (of life). Greek. tropos. See Acts 1:11.
without, &c. Greek. aphilarguros, literally without love of money.
be content. Greek. arkeo.
such things, &c. = the things that are present.
He = Himself.
never = by no means. Greek. ou me. App-105.
leave = let . . . go. Greek. aniemi. See Acts 16:26.
nor. Literally nor by no means. Greek. oud" ou me. The strongest negative possible.
forsake. Greek. enkataleipo. See Acts 2:27.
Helper = Succourer. Greek. boethos. Only here; compare Psalms 10:14; Psalms 22:11, &c.
man. Greek. anthropos. App-123.
unto = to. The quotation is from Psalms 118:6.
Remember. See Hebrews 11:15.
them, &c. = your leaders (Greek. hegeomai, as verses: Hebrews 13:17, Hebrews 13:24).
who = such as.
have spoken = spoke. Greek. laleo. App-121.
follow = imitate. Greek. mimeomai. See 2 Thessalonians 3:7.
end. Greek. ekbasis. Only here and 1 Corinthians 10:13.
conversation = (manner of) life. Greek. anastrophe. See Galatians 1:1, Galatians 1:13.
Jesus Christ. App-98.
the same. Greek. ho autos. This is the translated in the Septuagint of the Hebrew "attah hu, a Divine title. See Psalms 102:27. Compare Malachi 3:6.
carried about. Greek. periphero. See Ephesians 4:14. The texts read "carried away".
divers. Greek. poikilos. See Hebrews 2:4.
strange. Greek. xenos. See Acts 17:18.
established. Same as "confirm", Hebrews 2:3.
with = by. No preposition: dative case.
meats. By Figure of speech Synecdoche of species (App-6) = for various and "strange doctrines" of no profit to those who practice them.
which, &c. = in (Greek. en) which they who walked have not been profited. See Hebrews 4:2.
altar. The reference is to the sin-offering, which was wholly burnt outside the camp. Leviticus 4:1-21; Leviticus 16:27.
whereof = of (Greek. ek) which
right. Greek. exousia. App-172.
serve. Greek. latreuo. App-190.
beasts. Greek. zoon. Compare Hebrews 12:20.
into. Greek. eis. App-104.
the sanctuary. The Holy of Holies. See Hebrews 8:2.
for = concerning. Greek. peri. App-104.
sin. Greek. hamartia. App-128.
without = outside. Greek. exo.
that = in order that. Greek. hina.
people. Greek. laos. See Acts 2:47.
with = by, as Hebrews 13:11.
camp. i.e. Apostate Judaism. Hebrew believers would understand the reference to Exodus 33:7, after the apostasy of the "calf".
reproach. See Hebrews 11:26.
seek. Same word in Hebrews 11:14.
one to come = the coming one.
praise. Greek. ainesis. Only here. Compare Acts 2:47.
continually. See Hebrews 9:6 (always).
the fruit of our lips. This is a reference to Hosea 14:2, where the Septuagint renders the Hebrew parim sephatheynu by "bullocks of our lips". Compare Isaiah 57:19.
giving thanks = confessing. Greek. homologeo. See Hebrews 11:13. Figure of speech Catachresis. App-6.
name. See Acts 2:38.
to do good. Literally the doing well. Greek. eupoiia. Only here.
to communicate = fellowship Greek. koinonia. Compare 1 Timothy 6:18.
is well pleased. See Hebrews 11:5, Hebrews 11:6
Obey. Greek. peitho. App-150.
submit = be submissive. Greek. hupeiko. Only here. Compare eiko (Galatians 1:2, Galatians 1:5).
watch. Greek. agrupneo. See Ephesians 6:18.
they that must give = those about to give. Greek. apodidomi.
account. Greek. logos. App-121.
with grief = groaning. Greek. stenazo, as Mark 7:34.
unprofitable. Greek. alusiteles. Only here. Figure of speech Meiosis. App-6.
Pray. Greek. proseuchomai. App-134.
trust. Greek. peitho. App-150.:2.
conscience. See Acts 23:1.
willing. Greek. thelo. App-102.
live. Greek. anastrepho. See Hebrews 10:33. The noun in Hebrews 13:7.
beseech. Greek. parakaleo. App-134.
the rather = more abundantly. Greek. perissoteros. Occurs: Hebrews 2:1.
restored. Greek. apokathistemi. See Acts 1:6.
peace = the peace. Compare Romans 15:33; Romans 16:20. 1 Thessalonians 5:23. 2 Thessalonians 3:16.
brought again = brought up. Compare Romans 10:7.
from the dead. Greek. ek nekron. App-139.
that = the.
Shepherd. Figure of speech Anthropopatheia (App-6). Compare John 10:11. 1 Peter 5:4, and Septuagint of Isaiah 63:11.
covenant. Greek. diatheke. See Matthew 26:28. Compare Genesis 9:16.
Make . . . perfect. Greek. katartizo. Same word 1 Peter 5:10. App-125.
work. Some texts read "thing".
will. Greek. thelema. App-102.
working = doing. Same Greek. verb in verses: Hebrews 6:17, Hebrews 6:19.
well pleasing. Greek. euarestos. See Romans 12:1.
in His sight = before Him.
for ever and ever. App-151.
suffer. Greek. anechomai. See Luke 9:41.
exhortation. See Hebrews 12:5.
have written a letter = wrote.
in. Greek. dia. App-104. Hebrews 13:1.
Know ye. May be imperative, or indicative, present tense. Greek. ginosko. App-132.
is set at liberty = has been released, dismissed: or sent away on some special mission (as in 1 Corinthians 4:17). Greek. apoluo. App-174. Compare Acts 13:3; Acts 15:30, Acts 15:33; Acts 19:41; Acts 23:22; Acts 28:25 (departed), &c. See Introductory Notes(5) and App-180.
if. Greek. ean. App-118.
Salute. Greek. aspazomai. See 3 John 1:14.
saints. See Acts 9:13.
They of Italy. Latins dwelling in the place whence Hebrews was dispatched. No clue here to the locality or to whom the Epistle was originally sent.
of. Greek. apo. App-104.
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