On many past occasions and in many different ways, God spoke to our fathers through the prophets.
Cross ReferencesNumbers 12:6
He said, "Hear now My words: If there is a prophet among you, I, the LORD, will reveal Myself to him in a vision, I will speak to him in a dream;
I speak with him face to face, clearly and not in riddles; he sees the form of the LORD. Why then were you unafraid to speak against My servant Moses?"
And afterward, I will pour out My Spirit on all people. Your sons and daughters will prophesy, your old men will dream dreams, your young men will see visions.
We know that God spoke to Moses, but we do not know where this man is from."
However, when the Spirit of truth comes, He will guide you into all truth. For He will not speak on His own, but He will speak what He hears, and He will declare to you what is to come.
But he was a prophet and knew that God had promised him on oath that He would place one of his descendants on his throne.
Heaven must take Him in until the time comes for the restoration of all things, which God announced long ago through His holy prophets.
For if the message spoken by angels was binding, and every transgression and disobedience received its just punishment,
how shall we escape if we neglect such a great salvation? This salvation was first announced by the Lord, was confirmed to us by those who heard Him,
Now Moses was faithful as a servant in all God's house, testifying to what would be spoken later.
Now if Joshua had given them rest, God would not have spoken later about another day.
So also Christ did not take upon Himself the glory of becoming a high priest, but He was called by the One who said to Him: "You are My Son; today I have become Your Father."
For when Moses had proclaimed every commandment of the Law to all the people, he took the blood of calves and goats, along with water, scarlet wool, and hyssop, and sprinkled the scroll and all the people,
This is why the ancients were commended.
even though God had said to him, "Through Isaac your offspring will be reckoned."
See to it that you do not refuse Him who speaks. For if the people did not escape when they refused Him who warned them on earth, how much less will we escape if we reject Him who warns us from heaven?
Chapter Outline1. Christ in these last times coming to us from the Father,
4. is preferred above the angels, both in person and office.
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