New International Version
But when this priest had offered for all time one sacrifice for sins, he sat down at the right hand of God,
King James Bible
But this man, after he had offered one sacrifice for sins for ever, sat down on the right hand of God;
Darby Bible Translation
But *he*, having offered one sacrifice for sins, sat down in perpetuity at [the] right hand of God,
World English Bible
but he, when he had offered one sacrifice for sins forever, sat down on the right hand of God;
Young's Literal Translation
And He, for sin one sacrifice having offered -- to the end, did sit down on the right hand of God, --
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Every priest standeth - The office of the Jewish priest is here compared with the office of our High Priest. The Jewish priest stands daily at the altar, like a servant ministering, repeating the same sacrifices; our High Priest offered himself once for all, and sat down at the right hand of God, as the only-begotten Son and Heir of all things, Hebrews 10:12. This continual offering argued the imperfection of the sacrifices. Our Lord's once offering, proves his was complete.
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After the Lord Jesus had spoken to them, he was taken up into heaven and he sat at the right hand of God.
and walk in the way of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God.
The Son is the radiance of God's glory and the exact representation of his being, sustaining all things by his powerful word. After he had provided purification for sins, he sat down at the right hand of the Majesty in heaven.
Every high priest is selected from among the people and is appointed to represent the people in matters related to God, to offer gifts and sacrifices for sins.
This is why he has to offer sacrifices for his own sins, as well as for the sins of the people.
Unlike the other high priests, he does not need to offer sacrifices day after day, first for his own sins, and then for the sins of the people. He sacrificed for their sins once for all when he offered himself.
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