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holy. See Acts 9:13 .
brethren . i.e. of one another.
partakers . Greek. metochos. See Hebrews 1:9 .
heavenly . Greek. epouranios . See John 3:12 .
calling . Compare Hebrews 12:25 .
consider . App-133 .
Apostle . Only here applied to the Lord. App-189
profession . Greek. homologia. See 2 Corinthians 9:13 .
Christ . The texts omit.
Jesus . App-98 .
faithful . Greek. pist o s . App-150 .
also Moses = Moses also. See Romans 5:14 . The name occurs eleven times in Hebrews.
this Man = He.
counted worthy . Greek. axioo. See Acts 15:38 .
glory . Seep. 1511.
than . Greek. para . See Hebrews 1:4 . four in Gospels ("prepare"). See Matthew 11:10 ; &c.
some man = some one. Greek. tis . App-123 .
God . App-98 .
servant . Greek. therapon. App-190 . Used of Moses. EX. Heb 14:31 (Septuagint)
to be spoken after = about to be spoken. Greek. laleo. App-121 .
Christ . App-98 .
a Son = Son. App-108 . See Hebrews 1:2 .
own . Omit.
if . Greek. ean . App-118 .
hold fast. Greek. katecho. See 2 Thessalonians 2:6 .
confidence . Greek. parrhesia. See Acts 4:13 ; Acts 28:31 .
rejoicing . Greek. kauchema. See Romans 4:2 .
firm . Same as "stedfast", Hebrews 3:14 .
Holy Ghost . App-101 .
will = should.
Harden . Greek. skleruno. See Acts 19:9 .
provocation . Greek. parapikrasmos. Only here and Hebrews 3:15 . Used in the Septuagint in Psalms 95:8 , from which this is quoted. Compare Hebrews 3:16 .
in = according to. Greek. kata . App-104 .
proved . Greek. dokimazo, to put to the test, but the texts read en dokimasia, in, or by, a testing.
saw . Greek. eidon. App-133 .
grieved . Greek. prosochtizo. Only here and Hebrews 3:17 . Many times in the Septuagint, including Psalms 95:10 , whence this is quoted.
that . The texts read "this".
generation . Greek. genea, nation, or race. Primarily of those in wilderness, prophetically of whole race.
alway . App-151 .
have . . . known = knew. Greek. ginosko. App-132 .
They, &c . Literally If ( App-118 . a) they shall.
into . Greek. eis. App-104 .
rest . Greek. katapausis. See Acts 7:49 .
Take heed . Greek. blepo . App-133 .
lest . Greek. me. App-105 .
any = any one. Greek. tis . App-123 .
evil . Greek. poneros. App-128 .
departing = falling away. Compare Luke 8:13 . 1 Timothy 4:1 .
living God . See Hebrews 9:14 ; Hebrews 10:31 ; Hebrews 12:22 .Acts 14:15 . Compare Deuteronomy 5:26 .
exhort . Greek. parakaleo. App-134 .
daily . Literally according to (Greek. kata , as Hebrews 3:8 ) each day.
lest = in order that (Greek. hin a) not (Greek. me) .
deceitfulness . Greek. apate. See Ephesians 4:22 .
sin . Greek. hamartia. App-128 .
are made = have become.
beginning . Greek. arche. See App-172 .
confidence . Greek. hupostasis . See Hebrews 1:3 .
stedfast . See Hebrews 3:6 with Hebrews 2:2 .
While, &c . Literally In (Greek. en) its being said. i.e. the exhortation of Hebrews 3:13 is to them. Compare verses: Hebrews 3:7 , Hebrews 3:8 .
some . Greek. tines. App-124 .
when . . . heard = having heard.
provoke . Greek. parapikraino. Only here. Often in the Septuagint
out of . Greek. ek . App-104 .
had . Omit.
sinned . Greek. hamartano. App-128 .
carcases . Greek. kolon . Only here. See Numbers 14:29 (Septuagint)
but = if not. Greek. ei me .
believed not = disbelieved or disobeyed. Greek. apeitheo. Compare App-128 . Hebrews 3:1 , and Romans 2:8 ; Romans 10:21 .
So = And.
see . Greek. blepo , as in Hebrews 3:12 .
because of . Greek. dia . App-104 .Hebrews 3:2 .
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