Father, we appreciate Your free gift of grace through faith in Christ Jesus, and we request also that You, Father, by Your mercy and grace, will grant unto us the spirit of the discernment in a greater measure, especially for the days that are ahead, so that we too, may discern what is evil from what is from You, for Your eternal glory we pray, in Jesus’ Name, Amen.
Beloved, every high priest (man) taken from among men is appointed for men in things pertaining to God, that he may offer both gifts and sacrifices for sin. He (the high priest) can have compassion (gently deal with) on those who are ignorant and going astray, since he himself the high priest) is also subject to weakness, and because of this he (the high priest) is required as for the people, must also include himself when he (the high priest) makes an offering for sin (See Hebrews 2:17, 7:28; Leviticus 9:7 and 16:6).
Therefore, no man takes this honor upon himself (as a high priest), but only they who were called by God just as Aaron himself was called to be a high priest to the people in the days of Moses (See Exodus 28:1).
Beloved, Christ our Savior did not com to glorify Himself, but to glorify His Father who said to…
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