They will perish, but You will remain: This shows that Jesus Christ, the Second Person of the Trinity is self-existent, even as Psalm 102:25-27 says this of Yahweh. But as the whole theocracy was of Messianic import, the triumph of David over Hadadezer and neighboring kings ( 2 Samuel 8:1-18 , Psalms 2:2 Psalms 2:3 Psalms 2:9-12 ) is a type of God's ultimately subduing all enemies under His Son. worlds--the inferior and the superior worlds ( Colossians 1:16 ). Hebrews 1:3 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] Hebrews 1:3, NIV: "The Son is the radiance of God's glory and the exact representation of his being, sustaining all things by his powerful word.After he had provided purification for sins, he sat down at the right hand of the Majesty in heaven." You have loved righteousness and hated lawlessness; better--by His exaltation by the Father ( Hebrews 1:3 Hebrews 1:13 ):in contrast to His being "made lower than the angels" ( Hebrews 2:9 ). God, &c. — After the manner of the best writers, the apostle begins this most instructive epistle with proposing the subjects of which he is about to discourse; namely, four important facts, on which the authority of the gospel, as a revelation from God, is built; and which, if well established, should induce unbelievers, whether Jews or Gentiles, to renounce their infidelity and embrace the gospel. But You are the same, ALFORD refers "this day" to the eternal generation of the Son: the day in which the Son was begotten by the Father is an everlasting to-day: there never was a yesterday or past time to Him, nor a to-morrow or future time: "Nothing there is to come, and nothing past, but an eternal NOW doth ever last" ( Proverbs 30:4 , John 10:30 John 10:38 , 16:28 , 17:8 ). "Worship Him all ye gods" ("gods," that is, exalted beings, as angels), refers to God; but it was universally admitted among the Hebrews that God would dwell, in a peculiar sense, in Messiah (so as to be in the Talmud phrase, "capable of being pointed to with the finger"); and so what was said of God was true of, and to be fulfilled in, Messiah. So David, His type, was first anointed at Bethlehem ( 1 Samuel 16:13 , Psalms 89:20 ); and yet again at Hebron, first over Judah ( 2 Samuel 2:4 ), then over all Israel ( 2 Samuel 5:3 ); not till the death of Saul did he enter on his actual kingdom; as it was not till after Christ's death that the Father set Him at His right hand far above all principalities ( Ephesians 1:20 Ephesians 1:21 ). This is probably the true translation of the Hebrew there, and also of the Greek of Hebrews here; for it is likely the Son is addressed, "O God," as in Hebrews 1:8 . Let all the angels of God worship Him: Deuteronomy 32:43 shows that Jesus is superior because He is the object of angelic worship, not an angelic worshipper. THE HIGHEST OF ALL REVELATIONS IS GIVEN US NOW IN THE SON OF GOD, WHO IS GREATER THAN THE ANGELS, AND WHO, HAVING COMPLETED REDEMPTION, SITS ENTHRONED AT GOD'S RIGHT HAND. But the context refers to a definite point of time, namely, that of His having entered on the inheritance ( Hebrews 1:4 ). N.T. Quotation from Psalms 110:1 . This shows that Jesus is greater than the angels, because no angel was ever given this great name. This power … The Greek implies, He not only appointed His Son heir of all things before creation, but He also (better than "also He") made by Him the worlds. iii. The days of Messiah were the transition period or "last part of these days" (in contrast to "in times past"), the close of the existing dispensation, and beginning of the final dispensation of which Christ's second coming shall be the crowning consummation. In Christ, the revelation of God is full, not in shifting hues of separated color, but Himself the pure light, uniting in His one person the whole spectrum ( Hebrews 1:3 ). William L. Lane — Hebrews 1-8; Hebrews 9-13 (Word Biblical Commentary, 1991). Yet Jesus can – at the invitation of God the Father – sit at the right hand of God the Father. Israel, in the Babylonian captivity, in the hundred second Psalm, casts her hopes of deliverance on Messiah, the unchanging covenant God of Israel. i. The anointing here meant is not that at His baptism, when He solemnly entered on His ministry for us; but that with the "oil of gladness," or "exulting joy" (which denotes a triumph, and follows as the consequence of His manifested love of righteousness and hatred of iniquity), wherewith, after His triumphant completion of His work, He has been anointed by the Father above His fellows (not only above us, His fellow men, the adopted members of God's family. laid the foundation of--"firmly founded" is included in the idea of the Greek. ii. When Jesus came into this world, he became for a little time lower than the *angels. The true "Prophet" of God. [ATHANASIUS, Against Arius, Orations, 2]. Angels are sent forth on ministrations to God and Christ, not primarily to men, though for the good of "those who are about to inherit salvation" (so the Greek): the elect, who believe, or shall believe, for whom all things, angels included, work together for good ( Romans 8:28 ). The image is drawn from the custom of anointing guests at feasts ( Psalms 23:5 ); or rather of anointing kings: not until His ascension did He assume the kingdom as Son of man. Hebrews 1 Resources. Jesus is the end of all prophecy ( Revelation 19:10 ), and of the law of Moses ( John 1:17 , 5:46 ). In what follows the author seems to live in the world of the Old Testament rather than his own. Rabbis used firstborn as a specifically Messianic title. remainest--through (so the Greek) all changes. . Hebrews 1:1-14 . 1. He and the prophets before him wrote about the Messiah’s coming –when God was going to do something new in His relationship with mankind. A Bible Study in EasyEnglish (2800 word vocabulary) on the Book of Hebrews. He is declared ultimately superior to the most cherished institutions of the ancient Hebrew faith. Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible, California - Do Not Sell My Personal Information. Changes will take effect once you reload the page. The communication of the divine essence in its fulness, involves eternal generation; for the divine essence has no beginning. Note, (1.) O God--the Greek has the article to mark emphasis ( Psalms 45:6 Psalms 45:7 ). But veiled in the flesh. The writer, though not inscribing his name, was well known to those addressed ( Hebrews 13:19 ). The oldest manuscripts prefix "and" (compare Esther 4:11 ). Background of the Book. Yahweh is specifically said to be the Creator (Isaiah 45:12, Isaiah 45:18). i. Jesus is also called a servant and a minister, but this is part of His voluntary humiliation, not his essential nature – as it is in the essential nature of angels to be servants. As the first begotten, He is heir of the universe ( Hebrews 1:6 ), which He made instrumentally, Hebrews 11:3 , where "by the Word of God" answers to "by whom"' (the Son of God) here ( John 1:3 ). No one explained it to him, but after a while he got the idea: good manners said it was wrong for a subject to have such a relaxed attitude in the presence of their Queen. Otherwise you will be prompted again when opening a new browser window or new a tab. iii. 12. vesture--Greek, "an enwrapping cloak." He quoted Psalm 110:1 to show again that God the Father said things to Jesus the Messiah never said to angelic beings. They "all," how ever various their ranks, "minister"; He is ministered to. "Maketh" implies that, however exalted, they are but creatures, whereas the Son is the Creator ( Hebrews 1:10 ):not begotten from everlasting, nor to be worshipped, as the Son ( Revelation 14:7 , Revelation 22:8 Revelation 22:9 ). We may request cookies to be set on your device. For--substantiating His having "obtained a more excellent name than the angels." Did He ever say: The writer to the Hebrews clearly thought that God spoke through the human authors of the Old Testament. We'll send you an email with steps on how to reset your password. "At the last part of these days." sent forth--present participle: "being sent forth" continually, as their regular service in all ages. He had been always Son, but now first was manifested as such in His once humbled, now exalted manhood united to His Godhead. And Your years will not fail.”. i. English Version is correct (compare Matthew 5:33 ; Greek, John 12:39 ). Paul shows that His humbled form (at which the Jews might stumble) is no objection to His divine Messiahship. They are spirits, incorporeal, intelligent, active, substances; they excel in wisdom and strength. (2) Relatively, in comparison with the angels, Hebrews 1:4 ; the confirmation of this follows, and the very name "Son" is proved at Hebrews 1:5 ; the "heirship," Hebrews 1:6-9 ; the "making the worlds," Hebrews 1:10-12 ; the "sitting at the right hand" of God, Hebrews 1:13 Hebrews 1:14 ." All appellations are but fragments of its glory beams united in it as in a central sun, Revelation 19:12 . For when has one seen light without effulgence?" d. Are they not all ministering spirits: Angels are ministering spirits, not governing spirits; service, not dominion is their calling. This is the only New Testament book which we don’t know the author of. Hebrews—Commentaries. In this, Jesus is superior to the *angels. iniquity--"unnrighteousness." And they will all grow old like a garment; Christ has a fourfold right to the title "Son of God"; (1) By generation, as begotten of God; (2) By commission, as sent by God; (3) By resurrection, as "the first-begotten of the dead" (compare Luke 20:36 , Romans 1:4 , Revelation 1:5 ); (4) By actual possession, as heir of all [BISHOP PEARSON]. i. Because these cookies are strictly necessary to deliver the website, refuseing them will have impact how our site functions. His being made heir follows His sonship, and preceded His making the worlds ( Proverbs 8:22 Proverbs 8:23 , Ephesians 3:11 ). Christ is exalted above the angels (5-14) I. Verses 1-4. Till I make Your enemies Your footstool”? God gave his name great honour when he raised him from the dead. b. When the First Person of the Trinity spoke to the Second Person of the Trinity, He called Him God. Click to enable/disable _gid - Google Analytics Cookie. In a near and imperfect sense, the promise of 2 Samuel 7:14 was fulfilled in David’s son Solomon. Due to security reasons we are not able to show or modify cookies from other domains. As "being" ( Hebrews 1:3 ) expresses His essential being so "being made" ( Hebrews 7:26 ) marks what He became in His assumed manhood ( Philippians 2:6-9 ). Hebrews 1. Click to enable/disable Google reCaptcha. The first of two messages exploring the Biblical evidence that Christ is God himself. a. For proofs of Paul being the author, see my Introduction. Most importantly beyond that fact God has spoken with words in the Bible in a variety of ways through a variety of people over hundreds of years without any … If you do not want that we track your visit to our site you can disable tracking in your browser here: We also use different external services like Google Webfonts, Google Maps, and external Video providers. Title. 1 (Heb. The Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the Hebrews Commentary by A. R. FAUSSET CHAPTER 1 Hbr 1:1-14. They could not take … Check to enable permanent hiding of message bar and refuse all cookies if you do not opt in. Not only this proves His superiority, BUT a more decisive proof is Psalms 97:7 , which shows that not only at His resurrection, but also in prospect of His being brought into the world (compare Hebrews 9:11 , 10:5 ) as man, in His incarnation, nativity ( Luke 2:9-14 ), temptation ( Matthew 4:10 Matthew 4:11 ), resurrection ( Matthew 28:2 ), and future second advent in glory. Commentary on Hebrews 1:1-4. With the oil of gladness more than Your companions.”, “You, LORD, in the beginning laid the foundation of the earth, “You” refers to the Son. Though the angels may collectively be called “sons of God” (such as in Job 1:6), but no angel is ever given that title individually. But these others are supposed gods, pretenders to their throne. 11. “God, Your God” speaks of the Father and His position of authority over the Second Person of the Trinity. Psalm 102:25-27 says this of Yahweh and the writer to the Hebrews says that it clearly applies to Jesus as well. And they will be changed. And--In another passage ( Psalms 102:25-27 ) He says. Click to enable/disable _ga - Google Analytics Cookie. They could not show us God as Jesus has done. What the angels are as to their office: they are ministering spirits. In a more distant and perfect sense, it is fulfilled in the Son of David, Jesus Christ. You are My Son: Psalm 2:7 shows that God the Father called Jesus, “Son” – the more excellent name of Hebrews 1:4. What the angels are as to their nature: they are spirits, without bodies or inclination to bodies, and yet they can assume bodies, and appear in them, when God pleases. In Deuteronomy 32:43 , the Septuagint has, "Let all the angels of God worship Him," words not now found in the Hebrew. Hebrews 1 – A Superior Savior A. Jesus, the superior Savior. The covenant of the possession of the earth was renewed with Noah and his seed on the renovated earth. works of thine hands--the heavens, as a woven veil or curtain spread out. God ruled the theocracy in and through Him. There are no seats for the angels around the throne of God, because they are constantly busy praising God and serving Him. "Commissions them to assume the agency or form of flames for His purposes" [ALFORD]. The Hebrews are warned of the sin and danger of unbelief. i. i. Of … by Ray C. Stedman . But to which of the angels has He ever said: “Sit at My right hand, For to which of the angels did He ever say: The author of Hebrews proved that Jesus is superior to any angelic being because God the Father says things to God the Son that He never said to angels. (Hebrews 1:1) Like the Fourth Gospel and the Book of Genesis, this epistle begins with God. "Light of (from) light" [Nicene Creed]. God, having of old time spoken unto the fathers in the prophets by divers portions and in divers manners. All rights reserved. We use cookies to let us know when you visit our websites, how you interact with us, to enrich your user experience, and to customize your relationship with our website. "The fulness of the glory of the peculiar name "the Son of God," is unattainable by human speech or thought. You are the same: This shows that Jesus Christ, the Second Person of the Trinity is immutable, unchanging, and eternal (Your years will not fail). This passage of the Septuagint may have been in Paul's mind as to the form, but the substance is taken from Psalms 97:7 . The Old Testament was written in 39 different books reflecting different historical times, locations, cultures, and situation. And His ministers a flame of fire.”. Your throne, O God: Psalm 45:6-7 plainly says that God the Father calls the Son God. The fullest realization of His Lordship shall be at His second coming ( Psalms 97:7 , 1 Corinthians 15:24 1 Corinthians 15:25 , Philippians 2:9 ). A mortal king speaks by his ambassador, not (as the King of kings) in his ambassador. c. Today I have begotten You: God the Father also spoke to God the Son and described Him as begotten. 7. of--The Greek is rather, "In reference TO the angels." Updated: Fri, 05/01/2020 - 15:01 By admin. The Rabbins divided the whole of time into "this age," or "world," and "the age to come" ( Hebrews 2:5 , 6:5 ). They looked upon them as mediators between God and men, and some went so far as to pay them a kind of religious homage or worship. . Hebrews: Bible Study and Commentary. Some argue that there are many beings called “gods” in the Bible such as Satan (2 Corinthians 4:4) and earthly judges (Psalm 82:1 and 6). I. Veerman, David. 1. Fulfilled at the resurrection of Jesus, whereby the Father "declared," that is, made manifest His divine Sonship, heretofore veiled by His humiliation ( Acts 13:33 , Romans 1:4 ). They are His angels and His ministers. (1) one is, that the passage is not in the Hebrew; and it seems hardly credible that in writing to Hebrews, and to those residing in the very country where the Hebrew Scriptures were constantly used, he should adduce as a proof-text on an important doctrine what was not in their Scriptures. EasyEnglish is a system of simple English designed by Wycliffe Associates (UK). There are many other ways that angels minister to the people of God, but the key point is that our Lord uses these beings for our benefit. b. CONSIDER JESUS OUR GREAT HIGH PRIEST Click chart to enlarge Charts from Jensen's Survey of the NT - used by permission Hebrews - Charles Swindoll - Chart on right . Hebrews 1:13–14. Of all the commentaries on Hebrews that I have looked at and used, I have found the two-volume set by William Lane to be the one I turn to first. One ancient Rabbi wrote, “God said, ‘As I made Jacob a first-born (Exodus 4:22), so also will I make king Messiah a first-born (Psalm 89:28).’“ (R. Nathan in Shemoth Rabba, cited in Lightfoot). b. Compare 1 Timothy 3:16 , "seen of angels"; God manifesting Messiah as one to be gazed at with adoring love by heavenly intelligences ( Ephesians 3:10 , 2 Thessalonians 1:9 2 Thessalonians 1:10 , 1 Peter 3:22 ). express image--"impress." Thus he answers the Jewish objection drawn from their prophets. Being made . Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. whom "He is not ashamed to call His brethren," but above the angels, fellow partakers in part with Him, though infinitely His inferiors, in the glories, holiness, and joys of heaven; "sons of God," and angel "messengers," though subordinate to the divine Angel--"Messenger of the covenant"). But when He again brings the firstborn into the world, He says: “Who makes His angels spirits 1:1 In the past God spoke to our forefathers 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 he made the … by--Greek, "in." ii. 2. They each cry out and say, “This is My beloved Son. The word begotten speaks of the equality of substance and essential nature between the Father and Son. Keith Simons. unto which--A frequent argument in this Epistle is derived from the silence of Scripture ( Hebrews 1:13 , Hebrews 2:16 , Hebrews 7:3 Hebrews 7:14 ) [BENGEL]. Salem Media Group. We fully respect if you want to refuse cookies but to avoid asking you again and again kindly allow us to store a cookie for that. 1-7) | Gouge, William | ISBN: 9781599250656 | Kostenloser Versand für alle Bücher mit Versand und Verkauf duch Amazon. Understanding how Jesus is better than the angels helps us to understand how He is better than anyone or anything in our life. Things went well, and Lear started to feel quite at home in the palace. According to Rabbi Bechai (quoted in Lightfoot) the ancient Rabbis called Yahweh Himself “Firstborn of the World.” It was a title, not a description of origin. Like a cloak You will fold them up, and they will be changed: This shows that Jesus Christ, the Second Person of the Trinity is sovereign, with authority over all creation and history, even as Psalm 102:25-27 says this of Yahweh. They stand before the Father, but the Son sits down – because He isn’t a subject, He is the Sovereign. )," is plainly wrong. The Epistle to the Hebrews. But Jesus is the True and Living God, called so here by God the Father; and also by John in John 1:1, by Thomas in John 20:28, and by Paul in Titus 2:13 and Titus 3:4. c. Therefore God, Your God, has anointed You: This passage shows striking interaction between the Persons of the Trinity. His right, as God with the Father, was absolute, resulting from his creating power. These cookies collect information that is used either in aggregate form to help us understand how our website is being used or how effective our marketing campaigns are, or to help us customize our website and application for you in order to enhance your experience. Commentary on Hebrews 1:4-14 (Read Hebrews 1:4-14) Many Jews had a superstitious or idolatrous respect for angels, because they had received the law and other tidings of the Divine will by their ministry. Since these providers may collect personal data like your IP address we allow you to block them here. THE BOOK OF HEBREWS (Hebrews 1:1-2:18) CHRIST IS BETTER THAN ANGELS; CHRIST IS PREFERRED ABOVE ANGELS; BOTH IN PERSON AND IN OFFICE. Denomination: Baptist. His love is so great that He sends powerful creatures to minister to us in ways that we are not even aware of at times. He enjoyed standing in front of the fire, leaning on the hearth and warming himself in a relaxed manner, but every time he did one of the Queen’s attendants invited him to look at something on the other side of the room, making him move. They are incorporeal spirits, as God is, but ministering to Him as inferiors. KIMCHI says that the ninety-third through the hundred first Psalms contain in them the mystery of Messiah. Resources » Commentaries » Hebrews » Chapter 1 » exegesis. iv. the antitype to Solomon, son of David. Note that blocking some types of cookies may impact your experience on our websites and the services we are able to offer. Watch our overview video on the book of Hebrews, which breaks down the literary design of the book and its flow of thought. A fuller accomplishment is yet to be, when He shall be VISIBLY the anointed King over the whole earth (set by the Father) on His holy hill of Zion, Psalms 2:6 Psalms 2:8 . c. Who makes His angels spirits and His ministers a flame of fire: Psalm 104:4 demonstrates that Jesus the Messiah is Lord over the angels. They will perish, but You remain; So Psalms 18:10 , "a cherub . spirits--or "winds": Who employeth His angels as the winds, His ministers as the lightnings; or, He maketh His angelic ministers the directing powers of winds and flames, when these latter are required to perform His will. d. You, LORD, in the beginning: Psalm 102:25-27 shows that the Son is not only called God, but also LORD (Yahweh). 2. in these last days--In the oldest manuscripts the Greek is. d. I will be to Him a Father, and He shall be to Me a Son: This quotation from 2 Samuel 7:14 is another example of something that God the Father said to God the Son that He never said to any angel. He is "heir of all things" by right of creation, and especially by right of redemption. Paul, Barnabas, Silas, Peter, Apollos, and others have been proposed. The image is taken from the custom of conquerors putting the feet on the necks of the conquered ( Joshua 10:24 Joshua 10:25 ). Thus it was necessary that the apostle should insist, not only on … See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. a. Literally, "ages" with all things and persons belonging to them; the universe, including all space and ages of time, and all material and spiritual existences. You can also change some of your preferences. A scepter of righteousness is the scepter of Your kingdom. And He shall be to Me a Son”? a. His right, as Mediator, was by commission from the Father. God . In the Psalms 104:3 Psalms 104:4 , the subject in each clause comes first, and the attribute predicated of it second; so the Greek article here marks "angels" and "ministers" as the subjects, and "winds" and "flame of fire," predicates, Schemoth Rabba says, "God is called God of Zebaoth (the heavenly hosts), because He does what He pleases with His angels. 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