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Bible Commentaries

Scofield's Reference Notes

Hebrews 2

Verse 2


Sin. (See Scofield " :-") .

Verse 3


(See Scofield " :-") .

Verse 5


"oikoumene" = inhabited earth. (See Scofield " :-") .

Verse 9


Grace (in salvation). Hebrews 10:29; Romans 3:24 (See Scofield "Romans 3:24- :") .

Verse 10


leader, or, originator, i.e. one who initiates and carries through. Trans. "author" in Hebrews 12:2.

Verse 13

I will put Septuagint. Isaiah 8:17.

God Jehovah. Septuagint. Isaiah 8:18.

Verse 14

took part

The word trans. "took part" is not the same as the trans. "partakers," but implies taking part in something outside one's self.

Verse 16

he took

not of angels doth he take hold, but he taketh hold of. Cf. Septuagint. Isaiah 41:9.

Verse 17


(Greek - ἱλάσκομαι , propitiation). (See Scofield " :-") .

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Bibliographical Information
Scofield, C. I. "Scofield Reference Notes on Hebrews 2". "Scofield Reference Notes (1917 Edition)". 1917.