Hebrews 7:8
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New International Version
In the one case, the tenth is collected by people who die; but in the other case, by him who is declared to be living.

New Living Translation
The priests who collect tithes are men who die, so Melchizedek is greater than they are, because we are told that he lives on.

English Standard Version
In the one case tithes are received by mortal men, but in the other case, by one of whom it is testified that he lives.

Berean Study Bible
In the case of the Levites, mortal men collect the tenth; but in the case of Melchizedek, it is affirmed that he lives on.

Berean Literal Bible
And indeed here, dying men receive tithes; but in that place, it is testified that he lives on;

New American Standard Bible
In this case mortal men receive tithes, but in that case one receives them, of whom it is witnessed that he lives on.

King James Bible
And here men that die receive tithes; but there he receiveth them, of whom it is witnessed that he liveth.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
In the one case, men who will die receive tenths, but in the other case, Scripture testifies that he lives.

International Standard Version
Mortal men collect tithes, but we are informed by Scripture that Melchizedek keeps on living.

NET Bible
and in one case tithes are received by mortal men, while in the other by him who is affirmed to be alive.

New Heart English Bible
Here people who die receive tithes, but there one receives tithes of whom it is testified that he lives.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And here the children of men who die receive tithes, but there, he about whom the Scriptures testify that he lives.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Priests receive a tenth of everything, but they die. Melchizedek received a tenth of everything, but we are told that he lives.

New American Standard 1977
And in this case mortal men receive tithes, but in that case one receives them, of whom it is witnessed that he lives on.

Jubilee Bible 2000
In the same manner, here men that die take tithes; but there he received them, of whom it is witnessed that he lives.

King James 2000 Bible
And here men that die receive tithes; but there he receives them, of whom it is witnessed that he lives.

American King James Version
And here men that die receive tithes; but there he receives them, of whom it is witnessed that he lives.

American Standard Version
And here men that die receive tithes; but there one, of whom it is witnessed that he liveth.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And here indeed, men that die, receive thithes: but there he hath witness, that he liveth.

Darby Bible Translation
And here dying men receive tithes; but there [one] of whom the witness is that he lives;

English Revised Version
And here men that die receive tithes; but there one, of whom it is witnessed that he liveth.

Webster's Bible Translation
And here men that die receive tithes; but there he receiveth them, of whom it is testified that he liveth.

Weymouth New Testament
Moreover here frail mortal men receive tithes: there one receives them about whom there is evidence that he is alive.

World English Bible
Here people who die receive tithes, but there one receives tithes of whom it is testified that he lives.

Young's Literal Translation
and here, indeed, men who die do receive tithes, and there he, who is testified to that he was living,
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
7:4-10 That High Priest who should afterward appear, of whom Melchizedec was a type, must be much superior to the Levitical priests. Observe Abraham's great dignity and happiness; that he had the promises. That man is rich and happy indeed, who has the promises, both of the life that now is, and of that which is to come. This honour have all those who receive the Lord Jesus. Let us go forth in our spiritual conflicts, trusting in his word and strength, ascribing our victories to his grace, and desiring to be met and blessed by him in all our ways.
Study Bible
Melchizedek and Abraham
7And indisputably, the lesser is blessed by the greater. 8In the case of the Levites, mortal men collect the tenth; but in the case of Melchizedek, it is affirmed that he lives on. 9And so to speak, Levi, who collects the tenth, paid the tenth through Abraham.…
Cross References
Hebrews 5:6
And in another passage God says: "You are a priest forever in the order of Melchizedek."

Hebrews 6:20
where Jesus our forerunner has entered on our behalf. He has become a high priest forever in the order of Melchizedek.

Hebrews 7:7
And indisputably, the lesser is blessed by the greater.

Hebrews 7:9
And so to speak, Levi, who collects the tenth, paid the tenth through Abraham.
Treasury of Scripture

And here men that die receive tithes; but there he receives them, of whom it is witnessed that he lives.

men.

Hebrews 7:23 And they truly were many priests, because they were not suffered …

Hebrews 9:27 And as it is appointed to men once to die, but after this the judgment:

he liveth.

Hebrews 3:16 For some, when they had heard, did provoke: however, not all that …

Hebrews 5:6 As he said also in another place, You are a priest for ever after …

Hebrews 6:20 Where the forerunner is for us entered, even Jesus, made an high …

Hebrews 9:24,25 For Christ is not entered into the holy places made with hands, which …

John 11:25,26 Jesus said to her, I am the resurrection, and the life: he that believes …

John 14:6,19 Jesus said to him, I am the way, the truth, and the life: no man …

Revelation 1:18 I am he that lives, and was dead; and, behold, I am alive for ever …

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