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Hebrews 13:11-14. entertained angels unawares--Abraham and Lot did so ( Genesis 18:2 , 19:1 ). Proud member 17. 18. The sin offerings are twofold: the outward, whose blood was sprinkled on the outward altar, and of whose bodies the priests might eat; and the inward, the reverse. Hebrews 13:13, KJV: "Let us go forth therefore unto him without the camp, bearing his reproach." 41 Quoted in Wuest, Hebrews in the Greek New Testament , p. 237. The superior *apostle 3:1-4:13. Two manifestations of "brotherly love," hospitality and care for those in bonds. For just as "the bodies of those beasts whose blood is brought into the sanctuary by . Be content with your financial status . 13… This Epistle was among those written later, when many of the heads of the Jerusalem Church had passed away. Now this is just what might be expected when the apostle of the Gentiles was writing to the Palestine Christians, among whom James and the eleven apostles had exercised a more immediate authority. He was held up to derision, and was taunted and reviled on … strange--foreign to the truth. Hebrews 13:20-21 explains the way we offer pleasing "sacrifices" "Now the God of peace, who brought up from the dead the great Shepherd of the sheep through the blood of the eternal covenant, even Jesus our Lord, equip you in every good thing to do His will, working in us that which is pleasing in His sight, through Jesus Christ, to Whom be the glory forever and ever. that--Grief in your pastors is unprofitable for you, for it weakens their spiritual power; nay, more, "the groans (so the Greek for 'grief') of other creatures are heard; how much more of pastors!" Christianity and Judaism are so totally distinct, that "they who serve the (Jewish) tabernacle," have no right to eat our spiritual Gospel meat, namely, the Jewish priests, and those who follow their guidance in serving the ceremonial ordinance. with such--and not mere ritualistic sacrifices. (Hebrews 13 Commentary - William Barclay's Daily Study Bible) LONELINESS. 13 Keep on loving one another as brothers and sisters. Whatever good we do, God does in us. Hebrews 13:13, ESV: "Therefore let us go to him outside the camp and bear the reproach he endured." for--Greek, "in behalf of." Concluding Exhortations. God of peace--So Paul, Romans 15:33 , 16:20 , 2 Corinthians 13:11 , Philippians 4:9 , 1 Thessalonians 5:23 , 2 Thessalonians 3:16 . As the "altar" was mentioned in Hebrews 13:10 , so the "sacrifices" here (compare 1 Peter 2:5 , namely, praise and doing good, Hebrews 13:16 ). Hebrews 13:10. The Greek, is used of decease ( Luke 9:31 , 2 Peter 1:15 ). without the camp--"outside the legal polity" [THEODORET] of Judaism (compare Hebrews 13:11 ) "Faith considers Jerusalem itself as a camp, not a city" [BENGEL]. Those from Italy greet you. "Mitigate their toil by every office of attention and respect, that with alacrity, rather than with grief, they may fulfil their duty, arduous enough in itself, even though no unpleasantness be added on your part" [GROTIUS]. 1. 14. here--on earth. The apostle, having treated largely of Christ, and faith, and free grace, and gospel privileges, and warned the Hebrews against apostasy, now, in the close of all, recommends several excellent duties to them, as the proper fruits of faith ( v. 1-17 ); he then bespeaks their prayers for him, and offers up his prayers to God for them, gives them some hope of seeing himself and Timothy, and ends with the … So God will be provoked to avenge on you their "groaning" (Greek). Here are earnest exhortations to several Christian duties, especially contentment. It is a perilous responsibility for a man to have to give account for others' deeds, who is not sufficient for his own [ESTIUS, from AQUINAS]. Be not forgetful--implying it was a duty which they all recognized, but which they might forget to act on ( Hebrews 13:3 Hebrews 13:7 Hebrews 13:16 ). The God of peace by giving unity of true doctrine, will unite them in mutual love. The power of Jesus' redemption and the indwelling Spirit has removed the fear of God and shame of past sins and replaced them with a joy, peace, confidence, … The Greek here is, "The grace (namely, of our Lord Jesus Christ) be with you all.". If you are lonely then let this passage guide you to look for someone in need of … Feel for, … through Jesus Christ--"God doing (working) in you that . Lord Jesus--the title marking His person and His Lordship over us. Marriage is honorable among all, and the bed undefiled; but fornicators and adulterers God will judge. Hebrews 13:4 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] Hebrews 13:4, NIV: "Marriage should be honored by all, and the marriage bed kept pure, for God will judge the adulterer and all the sexually immoral." But Hebrews 13:21 , "through Jesus Christ." 15. Christ's body offered once for all for us, is our true spiritual "meat" to "eat" ( Hebrews 13:10 ), "the stay and the staff of bread" ( Isaiah 3:1 ), the mean of all "grace." Obey them that have the rule over you--(Compare Hebrews 13:7 Hebrews 13:24 ). Hebrews 13:13, KJV: "Let us go forth therefore unto him without the camp, bearing his reproach." 16. Even in the most troublous and distressing situation, he can bring peace to men's souls. (Read Hebrews 13:1-6) The design of Christ in giving himself for us, is, that he may purchase to himself a peculiar people, zealous of good works; and true religion is the strongest bond of friendship. 13 Let () brotherly love continue. He says here "all," for the Hebrews whom he addresses were not all in one place, though the Jerusalem Hebrews are chiefly addressed. Biblical Commentary (Bible Study) Hebrews 13:1-8, 15-16 EXEGESIS: THE CONTEXT: In chapter 12, the author contrasted Moses’ experience at Mount Sinai (12:18-21) with what we can expect to experience at Mount Zion—the city of the living God—the heavenly Jerusalem (12:22-24). . (13) The suffering “without the gate” was a symbol of His rejection by the Jews. continue--Charity will itself continue. Feel for, comfort, and support each other; and remember that … (13) The suffering “without the gate” was a symbol of His rejection by the Jews. 6. may--rather as Greek, expressing confidence actually realized, "So that we boldly (confidently) say" ( Psalms 56:4 Psalms 56:11 , 118:6 ). This is difficult to speak about today, because many who aren’t married feel put off by an emphasis o… Those who cling to the external and ceremonial observances of religion have no right to the privileges which belong to those who come to the spiritual altar; they cannot share that secret. In refutation of the Jews' aspersions, he asserts in the same language as here his own conscientiousness before God and man, Acts 23:1-3 , Acts 24:16 Acts 24:20 Acts 24:21 (wherein he virtually implies that his reply to Ananias was not sinful impatience; for, indeed, it was a prophecy which he was inspired at the moment to utter, and which was fulfilled soon after). On the seeming inconsistency with Galatians 6:11 , compare Note. Let brotherly love continue - Be all of one heart and one soul. Compare Ezekiel 34:23 and Jesus' own words, John 10:2 John 10:11 John 10:14 . It is therefore like a divine adage. Hebrews 13:11-14. Compare the different classes addressed, "wives," Ephesians 5:22 ; little children, 1 John 2:18 ; "all," 1 Peter 3:8 , 5:5 . It was important he should not seem to set himself in opposition to their guides, but rather strengthen their hands; he claims no authority directly or indirectly over these rulers themselves [BIRKS]. Being known to be his badge, it is not used by others in his lifetime. The author of Hebrews has mentioned the "conscience" several times (cf. Our high tech world leads to low touch with other people, which in turn leads to the rise in a sense of loneliness. The Lord's table represents this altar, the cross; as the bread and wine represent the sacrifice offered on it. whose faith--even unto death: probably death by martyrdom, as in the case of the instances of faith in Hebrews 11:35 . continually--not merely at fixed seasons, as those on which the legal sacrifices were offered, but throughout all our lives. ( D) Compare "this same Jesus," Acts 1:11 . an altar--the cross of Christ, whereon His body was offered. of their conversation--"manner of life": "religious walk" ( Galatians 1:13 , Ephesians 4:22 , 1 Timothy 4:12 , 3:13 ). Copyright © 2020, Bible Study Tools. Do not forget to entertain strangers, for by so doing some have unwittingly entertained angels. 17. Copyright © 2020, Bible Study Tools. They do not have in them that holy soul that is the essence of unity; there is no life to keep them in entirety. the sanctuary--here the Holy of Holies, into which the blood of the sin offering was brought on the day of atonement. He says, "serve the tabernacle," not "serve IN the tabernacle." All who would be His must share the reproach which came upon Him, who was cast out by His people and crucified (Hebrews 11:26): they also must go forth “without the camp,” forsaking the company of His foes. suffered without the gate" of ceremonial Judaism, of which His crucifixion outside the gate of Jerusalem is a type. The love of filthy lust and the love of filthy lucre follow one another as closely akin, both alienating the heart from the Creator to the creature. Hebrews 13:1-4 Love, Sex, and Marriage - John MacArthur. If you are lonely then let this passage guide you to look for someone in need of help and you will alleviate the loneliness for both of you! So Aristarchus was imprisoned with Paul. ( A) 2 Do not forget to show hospitality to strangers, ( B) for by so doing some people have shown hospitality to angels without knowing it. Let us begin with Hebrews 13:2 where it says, “Do not neglect to show hospitality to strangers, for by doing that some have entertained angels without knowing it” (Heb. It is the love of deep friendship and partnership. Hebrews 3:13, ESV: "But exhort one another every day, as long as it is called “today,” that none of you may be hardened by the deceitfulness of sin." It is the love of deep friendship and partnership. Article Images Copyright © 2020 Getty Images unless otherwise indicated. Hebrews 13:16, ESV: "Do not neglect to do good and to share what you have, for such sacrifices are pleasing to God." "Jesus Christ, yesterday and to-day (is) the same, and (shall be the same) unto the ages (that is, unto all ages)." 8. i. 11, 12. The great prayer of Hebrews 13:20-21 draws a perfect picture of God and of Jesus. through the blood--Greek, "in," in virtue of the blood ( Hebrews 2:9 ); it was because of His bloody death for us, that the Father raised and crowned Him with glory. Stephen, James the brother of our Lord and bishop of Jerusalem, as well as James the brother of John ( Acts 12:2 ), in the Palestinian Church, which Paul addresses, suffered martyrdom. The fiery ordeal of His suffering on the cross, answers to the burning of the victims; thereby His mere fleshly life was completely destroyed, as their bodies were; the second part of His offering was His carrying His blood into the heavenly holiest before God at His ascension, that it should be a perpetual atonement for the world's sin. considering--Greek, "looking up to," "diligently contemplating all over," as an artist would a model. Good conscience produces confidence, where the Holy Spirit rules the conscience ( Romans 9:1 ). Here are earnest exhortations to … do it--"watch for your soul's eternal salvation." We have an altar, whereof they have no right to eat which serve the tabernacle. "To avoid fornication let EVERY MAN have his own wife" ( 1 Corinthians 7:2 ). Gay immoralities will then be regarded in a very different light from what they are now. 4. is, &c.--Translate, "Let marriage be treated as honorable": as Hebrews 13:5 also is an exhortation. Judaism and Gnosticism combined were soon about to throw discredit on marriage. We'll send you an email with steps on how to reset your password. one to come--( Hebrews 2:5 , Hebrews 11:10 Hebrews 11:14 Hebrews 11:16 , 12:22 , Philippians 3:20 ). 1. Hebrews 13:16, ESV: "Do not neglect to do good and to share what you have, for such sacrifices are pleasing to God." 40 Clarke, Commentary on Hebrews, v. 13:10. we trust--Greek, "we are persuaded," in the oldest manuscripts. It literally means "acknowledgment" or "confession." 13 Let () brotherly love continue. Those who cling to the external and ceremonial observances of religion have no right to the privileges which belong to those who come to the spiritual altar; they cannot share that secret. Hebrews 13:13. in all--"in the case of all men": "among all." 1. brotherly love--a distinct special manifestation of "charity" or "love" ( 2 Peter 1:7 ). Study Hebrews 13 using B. W. Johnson’s Bible Commentary to better understand Scripture with full outline and verse meaning. Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. Bible Commentary / Produced by TOW Project Amid the various concluding exhortations in Hebrews 13, two have a special relevance for work. Hebrews 13:13 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] Hebrews 13:13, NIV: "Let us, then, go to him outside the camp, bearing the disgrace he bore." Let brotherly love continue. without the gate--of Jerusalem; as if unworthy of the society of the covenant-people. Hebrews 13:13. or reproach for his sake: the reproach, which saints meet with, for the sake of Christ, and a profession of him, is called "his", because of the union there is between them, and the sympathy and fellow feeling he has with them in it; he reckons what is said and done to them as said and done to himself; and besides, there is a likeness between the reproach which Christ personally bore, and that … The word "everlasting" is specific, in the Epistle to the Hebrews, in contrast with a system which was passing away. Here only in the Epistle he mentions the resurrection. doctrines--"teachings." Hebrews 13:13, ESV: "Therefore let us go to him outside the camp and bear the reproach he endured." Compiled & Edited by BibleStudyTools Staff, Matthew Henry Commentary on the Whole Bible (Complete), California - Do Not Sell My Personal Information. Hebrews 13:9 . This clause, "the blood of the everlasting covenant," is a summary retrospect of the Epistle (compare Hebrews 9:12 ). 3 Remember those who are in prison, as though in prison with them, and those who are mistreated, since you also are in the body. The Church of Jerusalem, to which in part this Epistle was addressed, was distinguished by this grace, we know from Acts (compare Hebrews 6:10 , 10:32-34 , Hebrews 12:12 Hebrews 12:13 ). I will never leave thee, nor forsake thee--A promise tantamount to this was given to Jacob ( Genesis 28:15 ), to Israel ( Deuteronomy 31:6 Deuteronomy 31:8 ), to Joshua ( Joshua 1:5 ), to Solomon ( 1 Chronicles 28:20 ). "Us," includes both himself and his companions; he passes to himself alone, Hebrews 13:19 . Compare Psalms 119:108 , Romans 12:1 . Money Matters (Hebrews 13:5-6) Bible Commentary / Produced by TOW Project The second work-related exhortation in chapter 13 concerns the love of money: “Keep your lives free from the love of money, and be content with what you have; for he has said, ‘I will never leave you or forsake you’” (Heb. BENGEL remarks that the Hebrew, "todah," is beautifully emphatic. Pray for us: the closing duty becoming the subjects of the kingdom of Christ, is prayer, upon some special accounts, Hebrews 13:18,19, that they would with their renewed souls, influenced and assisted by the Spirit of grace and supplication, pour forth their desires to God with faith, fervency, and importunity, for his vouchsafing to the apostle himself, and for their spiritual guides and rulers, that the things they need, … Hebrews 13:5–6. are burned without the camp," so "Jesus also that . 25. In giving account, the stewards are liable to blame if aught be lost to the Master. 42 Hughes, A Commentary on the Epistle to the Hebrews, p. 575. divers--differing from the one faith in the one and the same Jesus Christ, as taught by them who had the rule over you ( Hebrews 13:7 ). ( C) 3 Continue to remember those in prison. But the word for love used in Hebrews 13:1 is philadelphia, coming from the root philia. Verse 1 Let brotherly love continue - Be all of one heart and one soul. The enemies of Christianity themselves have noticed the practice of this virtue among Christians [JULIAN, Epistles, 49]. Paul, though now at large, was still in Italy, whence he sends the salutations of Italian Christians ( Hebrews 13:24 ), waiting for Timothy to join him, so as to start for Jerusalem: we know from 1 Timothy 1:3 , he and Timothy were together at Ephesus after his departing from Italy eastward. In any fellowship where there is division, it is because men have forgotten God and only the remembrance of his presence can bring back the lost peace. Of course, plenty of faithful believers have experienced severe financial hardship, and many have even died from exposure, thirst, hun­ger, disease, and worse. Our meat, which we by faith spiritually eat, is the flesh of Christ, in contrast to the typical ceremonial meats. 13… The venerable Paphnutius, in the Council of Nice, quoted this verse for the justification of the married state. The apostle, having treated largely of Christ, and faith, and free grace, and gospel privileges, and warned the Hebrews against apostasy, now, in the close of all, recommends several excellent duties to them, as the proper fruits of faith ( Hebrews 13:1-17) he then bespeaks their prayers for him, and offers up his prayers to God for them, gives them some … Salem Media Group. 2 Do not neglect to show hospitality to strangers, for thereby () some have entertained angels unawares. Yet most people today have never heard of John Gill. You yourselves are in the body - This is not an easy phrase to interpret as is even reflected by the different ways the various translations handle this verse. Compare on "walked," Acts 21:21 ; namely, with superstitious scrupulosity, as though the worship of God in itself consisted in such legal observances. Each one must for himself make choice either of the synagogue or of the church of Christ; between the two there can be … to whom--to Christ. But the warning being against lasciviousness, the contrast to "whoremongers and adulterers" in the parallel clause, requires the "in all" in this clause to refer to persons. So Paul exhorts, 1 Thessalonians 5:12 1 Thessalonians 5:13 . is set at liberty--from prison. Jesus is superior to Moses 3:1-6. v1 Brothers and sisters in Christ … Hebrews 13. Hebrews 13 Resources - Multiple Sermons and Commentaries; Hebrews 13:7-14 The Antidote for False Teaching - Steven Cole; Hebrews 13:7-14 Steadfastness, Separation, Sacrifice - John MacArthur; LET US BE IMITATORS AND BEAR HIS REPROACH. It is found in no Epistle written by any other apostle in Paul's lifetime. Resources » NIV Application Commentary » Hebrews 13:5–6. The Judaizing of the Hebrews was calculated to sow seeds of discord among them, of disobedience to their pastors ( Hebrews 13:17 ), and of alienation towards Paul. Wherefore Jesus--In order that the Antitype might fulfil the type. The Jesus Christ (the full name being given, to mark with affectionate solemnity both His person and His office) who supported your spiritual rulers through life even unto their end "yesterday" (in times past), being at once "the Author and the Finisher of their faith" ( Hebrews 12:2 ), remains still the same Jesus Christ "to-day," ready to help you also, if like them you walk by "faith" in Him. Biblical Commentary (Bible Study) Hebrews 13:1-8, 15-16 EXEGESIS: THE CONTEXT: In chapter 12, the author contrasted Moses’ experience at Mount Sinai (12:18-21) with what we can expect to experience at Mount Zion—the city of the living God—the heavenly Jerusalem (12:22-24). 9:9,14; 10:2,22; 13:18). Salem Media Group. Amen. Bible> Commentaries> Hebrews 13:9. He probably left Timothy there and went to Philippi as he had promised. So the doctrine is the same, not variable: this verse thus forms the transition between Hebrews 13:7 and Hebrews 13:9 . We'll send you an email with steps on how to reset your password. The power of Jesus' redemption and the indwelling Spirit has removed the fear of God and shame of past sins and replaced them with a joy, peace, confidence, not in … Yesterday in the time of our predecessors, and to-day in our age" [BENGEL]. honestly--"in a good way." Have entertained angels unawares — So may an unknown guest, even now, be of more worth than he appears, and may have angels attending him, though unseen. Hebrews 13: 15 Through Him then, let us continually * offer up a sacrifice of praise to God, that is, the fruit of lips that give thanks to His name. the end--the termination, at death. Hebrews 13:9 Commentaries: Do not be carried away by varied and strange teachings; for it is good for the heart to be strengthened by grace, not by foods, through which those who were so occupied were not benefited. 13 Keep on loving one another as brothers and sisters. well-pleasing in his sight--( Isaiah 53:10 , Ephesians 5:10 ). Why, some have extended hospitality to angels without ever knowing it! 19. the rather--Greek, "I the more abundantly beseech you." To obviate the natural distrust felt of strangers, Paul says, an unknown guest may be better than he looks: he may be unexpectedly found to be as much a messenger of God for good, as the angels (whose name means messenger) are; nay more, if a Christian, he represents Christ Himself. 9. about--rather, as oldest manuscripts read, "carried aside"; namely, compare Ephesians 4:14 . Bible> Commentaries> Hebrews 13:9. There should always be plenty of this kind of love among Christians, and it should continue. Hebrews 4:13 And there is no creature hidden from His sight, but all things are open and laid bare to the eyes of Him with whom we have to do (NASB: Lockman). This is unfortunate, since his works contain priceless gems of information that are found nowhere except in the ancient writings of the Jews. As they do their part, so do you yours. 2 Do not neglect to show hospitality to strangers, for thereby () some have entertained angels unawares. Matthew Henry's Complete Commentary on the BibleHebrews 13. Hebrews 3:13 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] Hebrews 3:13, NIV: "But encourage one another daily, as long as it is called 'Today,' so that none of you may be hardened by sin's deceitfulness." "Remember" your deceased rulers ( Hebrews 13:7 ). See that it continue with you. Entreats them to bear the word of exhortation, mentions Timothy, and concludes with the apostolical benediction, Hebrews 13:22-25. The same in the Old and in the New Testament. Obey them that have the rule over you--(Compare Hebrews 13:7 Hebrews 13:24). He contrasts with the Jews, who serve an earthly sanctuary, the Christians to whom the altar in heaven stands open, while it is closed against the Jews. Leviticus 6:30 , gives the general rule, "No sin offering whereof any of the blood is brought into the tabernacle of the congregation to reconcile withal in the holy place, shall be eaten; it shall be burnt in the fire." 24. all--The Scriptures are intended for all, young and old, not merely for ministers. to do his will, working in you--( Hebrews 10:36 ); rather as Greek, "doing in you." They died that way through faith, not for a lack of it. Marriage is honorable among all: The Bible holds high the ideal of married life and the institution of family. To brotherly love (Hebrews 13:1), by which he does not only mean a general affection to all men, as our brethren by nature, all made of the same blood, nor that more limited affection which is due to those who are of the same immediate parents, but that special and spiritual affection which ought to exist among the children of God. Contrast with this servile worship ours. . Sacrifices Pleasing to God. Proud member There is a reference to Exodus 33:7 , when the tabernacle was moved without the camp, which had become polluted by the people's idolatry of the golden calves; so that "every one who sought the Lord went out unto the tabernacle of the congregation (as Moses called the tabernacle outside the camp), which was without the camp"; a lively type of what the Hebrews should do, namely, come out of the carnal worship of the earthly Jerusalem to worship God in Christ in spirit, and of what we all ought to do, namely, come out from all carnalism, worldly formalism, and mere sensuous worship, and know Jesus in His spiritual power apart from worldliness, seeing that "we have no continuing city" ( Hebrews 13:14 ). It was an old saying of the rabbis, "At a future time all sacrifices shall cease, but praises shall not cease." must give account--The strongest stimulus to watchfulness ( Mark 13:34-37 ). But--But the sacrifice of praise with the lips ( Hebrews 13:15) is not enough; there must be also doing good (beneficence) and communicating (that is, imparting a share of your means, Galatians 6:6) to the needy. Concluding prayer. 12. Hebrews 13:10. EXHORTATION TO VARIOUS GRACES, ESPECIALLY CONSTANCY IN FAITH, FOLLOWING JESUS AMIDST REPROACHES. Footnotes. Why, some have extended hospitality to angels without ever knowing it! "As night comes between yesterday and to-day, and yet night itself is swallowed up by yesterday and to-day, so the "suffering" did not so interrupt the glory of Jesus Christ which was of yesterday, and that which is to-day, as not to continue to be the same. He was the object of contempt and scorn. Considering how they manifested the soundness of their faith by their holy walk, which they maintained even to the end of that walk (their death by martyrdom). Journey to the rise in a sense of LONELINESS glory ( Revelation 1:18 ) unworthy of the.! 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