Hebrews – Introduction and Chapter 1
September 1, 2019

Hebrews – Introduction and Chapter 1

Passage: Hebrews 12:2
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  • Speaker: Bryant Bailles
  • Summary: Part of a series on the book of Hebrews. Key points:
    • The book is an exhortation (Hebrews 13:22)
    • Hebrews 12:2 can be thought of as the thesis of the book, "fixing our eyes on Jesus, the author and perfecter of faith" (NASB).
    • Jesus is repeatedly described as high priest
    • Hebrews 10:19 marks a turning point in the book

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