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Christ, the High Priest


1. Appointed and called by God. Heb 3:1,2; 5:4,5.

2. After the order of Melchizedek. Ps 110:4; Heb 5:6; 6:20; 7:15,17.

3. Superior to Aaron and the Levitical priests. Heb 7:11,16,22; 8:1,2,6.

4. Consecrated with an oath. Heb 7:20,21.

5. Has an unchangeable priesthood. Heb 7:23,28.

6. Is of unblemished purity. Heb 7:26,28.

7. Faithful. Heb 3:2.

8. Needed no sacrifice for himself. Heb 7:27.

9. Offered himself a sacrifice. Heb 9:14,26.

10. His sacrifice superior to all others. Heb 9:13,14,23.

11. Offered sacrifice but once. Heb 7:27; 9:25,26.

12. Made reconciliation. Heb 2:17.

13. Obtained redemption for us. Heb 9:12.

14. Entered into heaven. Heb 4:14; 10:12.

15. Sympathises with those who are tempted. Heb 2:18; 4:15.

16. Intercedes. Heb 7:25; 9:24.

17. Blesses. Nu 6:23-26; Ac 3:26.

18. On his throne. Zec 6:13.

19. Appointment of, and encouragement to steadfastness. Heb 4:14.

20. Typified

a. Melchizedek. Ge 14:18-20.

b. Aaron, &c. Ex 40:12-15.