Its purpose was to present the lord jesus christ as perfect and superior in comparison to anything. Hebrews has 29 quotations and 53 allusions to the old testament, for a total of 82 references. Read hebrews chapter 1, then discuss these questions. We are going to consider him, the lord jesus christ. While god spoke in times past to the fathers by the prophets, he now speaks to us through his son. He demonstrates the godly characteristics of truth, humility and righteousness. Previous index next the epistle to the hebrews chapter one dispensing with greetings and salutations typical of letters at that time, the epistle to the hebrews begins like a sermon, with the author immediately declaring the superiority of jesus. Verse 1 god, who at sundry times and in divers manners spake in time past unto the fathers by the prophets. The old testament was written in 39 different books reflecting different historical times. Bible study series on the book of hebrews chapter by chapter. Easyenglish is a system of simple english designed by wycliffe associates uk. Hebrews differs in some respect with the other epistles of the nt.
Name several people that were thought to be the penman of hebrews. It begins like an essay, continues as a sermon and ends like a letter. Between the glory of christ and that of the highest creatures, the angels where the preeminence is justly given to the lord jesus christ, and clearly demonstrated to belong to him, hebrews 1. The book of hebrews begins with no mention of the author. Each week well focus on three chapters, but during the last week, well focus on four. Significantly, hebrews does not refer even once to the books of the apocrypha. Thus did the lord speak to the fathers through the prophets. Hebrews reminds to have faith, repent and trust god, father, son and holy spirit. Therefore, leaving the principles of the doctrine of christ, let us go on unto perfection. Hebrews 1, new king james version nkjv the bible app. Throughout history, the only way sinful man could ever dream of connecting with holy god is if god made a way. That is exactly what we are going to do as we study the epistle to the hebrews. The author approaches his thesis on christs supremacy in a very systematic way. Learn study bible chapter 1 hebrews with free interactive flashcards.
W e vine expository dictionary of new testament words. The bible never tries to prove his existence psalm 19. Hebrews chapter one study guide the hebrews have a special relationship with god which began with a particular fondness for abraham. James, a servant of god and of the lord jesus christ, to the twelve tribes scattered among the nations. A chapterbychapter study of the book of hebrews 6 jesus is better hebrews chapter 1 discussion notes we can only reach god if he reaches to us. His son 1 in the past god spoke to our ancestors through the prophets at many times and in various ways, 2 but in these last days he has spoken to us by his son, whom he appointed heir of all things, and through whom also he made the universe. Hebrews 6 bible study, summary and discussion questions. This is the only new testament book which we dont know the author of. White on bible study chapter 6 of the book of hebrews steadfastness in the faiththe covenant oath additional notes. Hebrews 1 inductive bible study notes and discussion questions. The context of the original audience indicates that these early followers of jesus were contemplating abandoning their faith so the writer of hebrews exhorts them to trust in jesus in the midst of persecution and hard times. A mortal king speaks by his ambassador, not as the king of kings in his ambassador. One of the best places to delve into bible study is in small discussion groups. But you are the same, and your years will not come to an end.
Hebrews a week study guide to print and use please print this section if you would like to study the book of hebrews with a group of people. Study guide for hebrews by chuck smith blue letter bible. Now, however, that message is primarily through jesus christ hebrews 1. After all, says hebrews, god gave the world the torah a. The author immediately shows that jesus christ, as the agent of gods revelation, is far superior to the old testament prophets. The book of hebrews is a general epistle apostolic letter. As we begin a study of the letter to the hebrews our goal is to make a very complex book of the bible more understandable. This will be followed in the next two or three weeks with a study of these segments. Chapter 3 of the book of hebrews christ and moses chapter 4 of the book of hebrews the sabbath additional notes the rest of god chapter 5 of the book of hebrews christs qualifications as high priest additional notes mrs. A study of the book of hebrews, chapter one dawn bible students association, publishers of the dawn magazine. A m stibbs the letter to the hebrews in the new bible commentary ivp. Chapters 17 group bible study introduces the book of hebrews and gives encouragement and hope to believers. Hebrews 1 inductive bible study notes and discussion questions hebrews 1 outline. The once for all time sacrifice of the messiah jesus christ is in view throughout the book of.
An integrated digital bible study library including complete notes from the believers bible commentary and the cultural backgrounds study bible niv and nrsv is just a step away. The old testament was written in 39 different books reflecting different historical times, locations, cultures, and situation. This reference to the old testament will be repeated often through the book of hebrews. Sep 22, 2017 as we begin a study of the letter to the hebrews our goal is to make a very complex book of the bible more understandable.
There were the angels, the magnificent miracles and his word spoken through the prophets especially moses. The epistle to the hebrews chapter one dispensing with greetings and salutations typical of letters at that time, the epistle to the hebrews begins like a sermon, with the author immediately declaring the superiority of jesus. Hebrews 1, new international version niv the bible app. H ere is a bible study on hebrews chapter six with a summary and discussion questions to follow hebrews 6. In it, god proclaims that his son is god with an eternal throne ruling his kingdom. Waldron copy right 1999 171 walden lane harriman, tn 37748 8653764453 permission granted to make copy without alteration and not for commercial purpose. In the past, this was through various prophets hebrews 1. Throughout history, the only way sinful man could ever dream of connecting with holy god is. Let me give you an example of how this will work in the next few lessons.
Bible study series on the book of hebrews chapter by chapter savedbyhim01 20180911t03. Hebrews 1 commentary, one of over 110 bible commentaries freely available, this commentary, filling six volumes, provides an exhaustive look at every verse in the bible. In the next lesson, i will deal with the message of this entire section. The believers are seen as men on earth having free entrance to god and a heavenly calling by the work of christ.
When we meet with other believers to study the word we are challenged to dig into it and share what we have learned with one another fulfilling the command found in hebrews 10. I am convinced that that is the most important thing which any christian can do. Let perseverance finish its work so that you may be mature and complete, not lacking anything. Last week, we were challenged to think of our lord in much greater terms greater in power, in majesty, in love and mercy and grace. God, who at various times and in various ways spoke in time past to the fathers by the prophets, has in these last days spoken to us by his son, a. God is not called father of the believers hebrews 12. Bibles niv, rsv, tev, av, a marshall the interlinear greek new testament. A bible study in easyenglish 2800 word vocabulary on the book of hebrews. The first chapter of hebrews begins by pointing out that god does, in fact, speak to his people. Bible study lesson sheets these are lessons designed for either a class or personal study. This adverb can be taken with brings as a reference to the second coming of christ or with says to indicate yet another quotation from the old testament and.
Choose from 500 different sets of study bible chapter 1 hebrews flashcards on quizlet. This is an essay or a sermon or a letter to the hebrews and everyone. As god the father is introduced as having spoken here. The son is characterized by a sevenfold description verses 1 4, which is then buttressed by citations from old testament texts verses 514. Brianna, here are some more kjv bible scriptures that proves that jesus christ was almighty god. L morris the letter to the hebrews the expositors bible commentary.
In the past god spoke to our ancestors through the prophets at many times and in various ways, but in these last days he has spoken to us by his son, whom he appointed heir of all things, and through whom also he made the universe. Week 1 hebrews chapter 1 the importance of gods son. Hebrews is a book deeply rooted in the old testament. Free bible study the book of hebrews week 1 timewarp wife. A nonprofit organization dedicated to spreading the gospel of christs coming kingdom. Trials and temptations consider it pure joy, my brothers and sisters, whenever you face trials of many kinds, because you know that the testing of your faith produces perseverance. I believe that a study of the book of hebrews may be the next step for us as a church as we seek to grow in our desire for greater intimacy with christ, greater faith, and bolder acts of service. Hebrews with book summary versebyverse bible commentary.
The author is anonymous, although either paul or barnabas was traditionally accepted as the author. The structure of the book of hebrews is a different from other new testament books. This is a 4week bible study on the book of hebrews. Between the evangelical and legal dispensation and the excellency of the gospel above that of the law is asserted and proved, hebrews 1. A workbook suitable for bible classes, family studies, or. Study guide for hebrews 1 by david guzik blue letter bible. In this chapter we will see several ways that christ is superior and exalt him for.688 733 1432 1483 635 759 84 1006 233 751 894 287 1517 1232 678 646 1067 244 361 831 151 275 1070 803 59 288 213 737 1129 716 987 653 1346 1421 973 663 1376 1057 1495 727 1171 743 1376 149 305 799 1247 473 790