We See Jesus: New Testament Use of the Old in Hebrews 1:4-14
This article offers a six-step guide that assists us in understanding the New Testament's use of the Old in Hebrews 1:4-14. These steps are valuable for interpreting other instances where a New Testament text cites an Old Testament text.
Philo and the Epistle to the Hebrews
Can we speak of an influence of Philo of Alexandria on the letter to the Hebrews's Christology? This article reflects on this question and the relationship between Acts 7 and Hebrews 1-Hebrews 4.
Two First-Century Messianic Uses of the Old Testament: Hebrews 1:5-13 and 4QFLOR 1.1-19
What is the value of the Qumran scrolls for New Testament studies? Bateman writes from the conviction that such intertestamental books are windows through which we may catch glimpses of various aspects of the world and culture into which God sent his Son. One such text is the Qumran text named Florilegium (4QFlor)3.
The Angels, Sonship and Birthright in the Letter to the Hebrews
Why is Jesus contrasted with the angels in such strong language in the epistle to the Hebrews? How was the identity and role of angels understood in late Judaism? The angelology of sectarian Judaism is discussed. Exegesis of Hebrews 1:5-14 supplies insight into the contrast between the birthright of the Son of God and the angels.
Hebrews – God's Final Word (Hebrews 1:1-2)
Chapter 1 is an exposition of Hebrews 1:1-2. The main theme of these verses is the supremacy of Jesus Christ as God’s final Word to man.
Hebrews – Christ's Superiority to Angels
In this chapter Hughes comments on Hebrews 1:2-3. The main theme of this chapter is the reality of angels and the superiority of Jesus Christ above them.
Hebrews – The Supremacy of Christ
In this chapter Hughes comments on Hebrews 1:2-3. The main theme of this chapter is the supremacy of Jesus Christ as God’s final word.
Hebrews – The Eloquence of God (Hebrews 1:1, 2)
In this chapter Hughes comments on Hebrews 1:1-2. The main focus of this chapter is the reality of God speaking to his people through his Word.
Hebrews 1:1-4 - Christ, the Message of God
This article shows from Hebrews 1:1-4 how Christ is both the Messenger and the message of the new covenant.
The Incarnate Word of God
Hebrews 1:14 - Angels in Christ's Service: The Example of Their Liturgy
Hebrews 1:14 - Angels in Christ's Service: The Benefit of Their Deaconry
Hebrews 1:6-15 - Jesus: Better Than the Angels (Part 3)
This article is a Bible study on Hebrews 1:6-15.
Hebrews 1:5-14 - Jesus: Better Than the Angels (Part 2)
This article is a Bible study on Hebrews 1:5-14.
Hebrews 1:4-14 - Jesus: Better Than the Angels (Part 1)
This article is a Bible study on Hebrews 1:4-14.
Hebrews 1:2-4 - Jesus: The Great Revelation of God (Part 3)
This article is a Bible study on Hebrews 1:2-4.
Hebrews 1:1-4 - Jesus: The Great Revelation of God (Part 2)
This article is a Bible study on Hebrews 1:1-4
Hebrews 1:1-3 - Jesus: The Great Revelation of God (Part 1)
This article is a Bible study on Hebrews 1:1-3.
Christ and the Cosmos
Is the Holy Spirit Phase Three of God’s Word?
This article looks at the task of the Holy Spirit in directing attention and conviction toward the Word (Hebrews 1).
Re-examining the Eternal Sonship of Christ
This article is about the eternal sonship of Jesus Christ, and Jesus as the only begotten son of the Father. The author also discusses Hebrews 1:5, the eternal generation of Jesus Christ, and Jesus Christ of the same essence as his Father.
Hebrews 1:1-4 - An Exalted Name
This article on Hebrews 1:1-4 is about the Name of Jesus Christ exalted by God above all other names.