A Better Hope Has Come Part 1

Summary

SERIES: PREEMINENCE

Scripture Reference: Hebrews 7:11-19

Insight

  • Hebrews 7:19


AN IMPERFECT PRIESTHOOD REPLACED (v11-14)

  • Perfection Defined

    • Hebrews 10:1

  • Imperfection Demonstrated

    • Psalm 110:4

    • Hebrews 8:7

  • Imperfection Displaced

    • Because the first was not sufficient in itself

A PERFECT PRIESTHOOD ARISES

  • A Different Priest

    • “another” - “allow” - another of the same kind; an additional one of the same kind

    • “heteros” - a different kind/order all together

  • A Risen Priest

    • Significance of the Priest Arising (by John McArthur)

      • The Virgin Birth

        • Raises himself up to provide for the human race

      • Not dependent on any lineage

      • The Resurrection

  • A Forever Priest (v 16-17)

    • Always there (v 21-25)

      • guarantee

      • continues forever

      • holds his priesthood permanently

      • always lives forever

      • save forever

      • priest forever

CONCLUSION/APPLICATION

  • Where have you placed your hope?