The Joy in Responsibility
(An In-Depth Study of Hebrews)
Jesus’ Superiority and His Role as
Savior and High Priest/King
Vs. 1-4 Introduction:
Possible problem in the church regarding angels
Jesus is Superior
Vs. 5-13 How is Jesus Superior?
Vs 5 (Psalm 2:7) (2 Samuel 7:14)
Jesus is the Son of God in a way that no angel ever was or is…
Vs 6 (Deuteronomy 32:43)
Jesus is not an angel; He is worshipped by angels…
Vs 7-9 (Psalm 104:4) (Psalm 45:6-7)
Jesus is not an angel, He is God… (Trinity)
Vs 10-12 (Psalm 102:25-27)
Jesus is not an angel; He is the Eternal Creator of all things…
Vs 13 (Psalm 110:1)
Jesus is not an angel; He is a Reigning, Victorious King!
Vs. 14 So what are angels?
- They worship Jesus and do His bidding. (vs 6)
- They serve God’s people and help us reach salvation. (vs 14)
So what does this have to do with my joy?
- You worship Eternal, Victorious Perfection.
- The universe is filled with helpers.