Why he is able also to save them to the uttermost that come to God by him, seeing he ever lives to make intercession for them.
The Emperor Theodosius, having on a great occasion opened all the prisons, and released his prisoners, is reported to have said. "And now, would to God I could open all the tombs, and give life to the dead!" But there is no limit to the mighty p .wet and royal grace of Jesus. He opens the prisons of justice and the prisons of death with equal and infinite ease: He redeems nut the soul only, but the body.
Parallel VersesKJV: Wherefore he is able also to save them to the uttermost that come unto God by him, seeing he ever liveth to make intercession for them.