New Living Translation
And in another passage God said to him, "You are a priest forever in the order of Melchizedek."
King James Bible
As he saith also in another place, Thou art a priest for ever after the order of Melchisedec.
Darby Bible Translation
Even as also in another place he says, Thou art a priest for ever according to the order of Melchisedec.
World English Bible
As he says also in another place, "You are a priest forever, after the order of Melchizedek."
Young's Literal Translation
as also in another place He saith, 'Thou art a priest -- to the age, according to the order of Melchisedek;'
Hebrews 5:6 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
5:6 Psa 110:4.
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I am the creature of a day, passing through life as an arrow through the air. I am a spirit come from God and returning to God; just hovering over the great gulf; till a few moments hence I am no more seen; I drop into an unchangeable eternity! I want to know one thing, the way to heaven; how to land safe on that happy shore. God Himself has condescended to teach the way; for this end He came from heaven. He hath written it down in a book. give me that book! At any price give me the Book of God! …
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And Melchizedek, the king of Salem and a priest of God Most High, brought Abram some bread and wine.
The LORD has taken an oath and will not break his vow: "You are a priest forever in the order of Melchizedek."
And God designated him to be a High Priest in the order of Melchizedek.
Jesus has already gone in there for us. He has become our eternal High Priest in the order of Melchizedek.
The priests who collect tithes are men who die, so Melchizedek is greater than they are, because we are told that he lives on.
So if the priesthood of Levi, on which the law was based, could have achieved the perfection God intended, why did God need to establish a different priesthood, with a priest in the order of Melchizedek instead of the order of Levi and Aaron?
And the psalmist pointed this out when he prophesied, "You are a priest forever in the order of Melchizedek."
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