Preeminence: The Book of Hebrews

Summary

Series: Preeminence

Scripture Reference: Hebrews

Insight

Preeminence —> above or before others; paramount rank; dignity or importance; superior to all others; supreme; more important or powerful than all others.

“He supports the whole and all the parts.” ~ Matthew Henry

Colossians 1:13-18; 19-20

PREEMINENT PROCLAMATION (1:1-13; 4)

  • PERFECT PROPHET

    • He is the perfection of God’s message to man

    • He completed the work

      • Warnings

        • Hebrews 3:1-2

        • Hebrews 3:7

PREEMINENT IN PROVISION (1:14-10:18)

  • PERFECT PRIEST

    • Perfect Priest in Compassion

      • Perfect in mercy, grace, provision, completion

        • Warnings

          • Hebrews 6:11-12

          • Hebrews 5:11-6:20

PREEMINENT IN PRACTICE (10:19-25)

  • Perfect King

    • Draw near with full assurance and hold fast without wavering

    • Stimulate one another to love and good deeds

      • Warnings

        • Hebrews 12:25-29