It exposes our innermost thoughts and desires. 4 1 God's promise of entering his rest still stands, so we ought to tremble with fear that some of you might fail to experience it. Hebrews 4:1-16, NLT. 7 So God set another time for entering his rest, and that time is today. But it did them no good because they didn’t share the faith of those who listened to God. 4 We know it is ready because of the place in the Scriptures where it mentions the seventh day: “On the seventh day God rested from all his work.” c 5 But in the other passage God said, “They will never enter my place of rest.” d 15 This High Priest of ours understands our weaknesses, for he faced all of the same testings we do, yet he did not sin. 12 For the word of God is alive and powerful. Promised Rest for God’s People 1God’s promise of entering his rest still stands, so we ought to tremble with fear that some of you might fail to experience it. Hebrews 4:1-16. NIV Reverse Interlinear Bible: English to Hebrew and English to Greek. 10 For all who have entered into God’s rest have rested from their labors, just as God did after creating the world. But it did them no good because they didn’t share the faith of those who listened to God. 4 God’s promise of entering his rest still stands, so we ought to tremble with fear that some of you might fail to experience it. 14 So then, since we have a great High Priest who has entered heaven, Jesus the Son of God, let us hold firmly to what we believe. It exposes our innermost thoughts and desires. Heb 4:12 - For the word of God is alive and powerful. But it did them no good because they didn’t share the faith of those who listened to God. 9 So there is a special rest[f] still waiting for the people of God. Hebrews 4:4 We know it is ready because of the place in the Scriptures where it mentions the seventh day: "On the seventh day God rested from all his work." Copyright © 2019 by Zondervan. For the word of God is alive and powerful. I want, in the simplest way possible, to answer the question: "How does a man enter into that rest?" Nothing in all creation is hidden from God. It is sharper than the sharpest two-edged sword, cutting between soul and spirit, between joint and marrow. 4 And no one can become a high priest simply because he wants such an honor. 13 Nothing in all creation is hidden from God. 9 So there is a special rest[f] still waiting for the people of God. 16 So let us come boldly to the throne of our gracious God. But it did them no good because they didn’t share the faith of those who listened to God. [a] 3 For only we who believe can enter his rest. 4 God’s promise of entering his rest still stands, so we ought to tremble with fear that some of you might fail to experience it. It exposes our innermost thoughts and desires. Hebrews 4 New Living Translation (NLT) Promised Rest for God’s People. 4 Therefore, since the promise of entering his rest still stands, let us be careful that none of you be found to have fallen short of it. [a] 3 For only we who believe can enter his rest. Select Book/Verse. 1 God’s promise of entering his rest still stands, so we ought to tremble with fear that some of you might fail to experience it.. 2 For this good news—that God has prepared this rest—has been announced to us just as it was to them. Hebrews 4:16 New Living Translation (NLT). The author does not identify himself or those addressed, which letter writers normally did. 1 Therefore, while the promise of entering his rest still stands, let us fear lest any of you should seem to have failed to reach it. even though this rest has been ready since he made the world. I want, in the simplest way possible, to answer the question: "How does a man enter into that rest?" Nothing in all creation is hidden from God. God’s promise of entering his rest still stands, so we ought to tremble with fear that some of you might fail to experience it. New Living Translation (NLT), ‘They will never enter my place of rest,’”. It exposes our innermost thoughts and desires. Hebrews 4. 8 Now if Joshua had succeeded in giving them this rest, God would not have spoken about another day of rest still to come. Hebrews 4:1-16 NLT. Everything is naked and exposed before his eyes, and he is the one to whom we are accountable. Everything is naked and exposed before his eyes, and he is the one to whom we are accountable. God announced this through David much later in the words already quoted: “Today when you hear his voice,    don’t harden your hearts.”[e]. Hebrews 4:11.--Let us labor therefore to enter into that rest, lest any man fall after the same example of unbelief. Hebrews 4:12-13 NLT. Jesus Christ Is God’s Son. Hebrews 4 New Living Translation (NLT) Promised Rest for God’s People. (O) Sharper than any double-edged sword,(P) it penetrates even to dividing soul and spirit, joints and marrow; it judges the thoughts and attitudes of the heart. 6 So God’s rest is there for people to enter, but those who first heard this good news failed to enter because they disobeyed God. Hebrews 4:11.--Let us labor therefore to enter into that rest, lest any man fall after the same example of unbelief. 4 God’s promise of entering his rest still stands, so we ought to tremble with fear that some of you might fail to experience it. Hebrews 4:12-16. Hebrews 4. 14 So then, since we have a great High Priest who has entered heaven, Jesus the Son of God, let us hold firmly to what we believe. But if we disobey God, as the people of Israel did, we will fall. “The NLT second edition was put together by a dream team of scholars and linguists and gives us a Bible that is thoroughly reliable and eminently readable. 6 Therefore since it still remains for some to enter that rest, and since those who formerly had the good news proclaimed to them did not go in because of their disobedience,(F) 7 God again set a certain day, calling it “Today.” This he did when a long time later he spoke through David, as in the passage already quoted: “Today, if you hear his voice,    do not harden your hearts.”[d](G), 8 For if Joshua had given them rest,(H) God would not have spoken(I) later about another day. (Q) 13 Nothing in all creation is hidden from God’s sight. But if we disobey God, as the people of Israel did, we will fall. 6 So God’s rest is there for people to enter, but those who first heard this good news failed to enter because they disobeyed God. There we will receive his mercy, and we will find grace to help us when we need it most. 4 For somewhere he has spoken about the seventh day in these words: “On the seventh day God rested from all his works.”[c](D) 5 And again in the passage above he says, “They shall never enter my rest.”(E). No, he was chosen by God, who said to him, 2 For this good news—that God has prepared this rest—has been announced to us just as it was to them. 7 So God set another time for entering his rest, and that time is today. For the word of God is alive and powerful. Hebrews is commonly referred to as a letter, though it does not have the typical form of a letter. 9 There remains, then, a Sabbath-rest for the people of God; 10 for anyone who enters God’s rest also rests from their works,[e](J) just as God did from his. Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. It ends like a letter ( 13:22-25 ) but begins more like an essay or sermon ( 1:1-4 ). 11 So let us do our best to enter that rest. All rights reserved. But it did them no good because they didn’t share the faith of … But it did them no good because they didn’t share the faith of those who listened to God. 10 For all who have entered into God’s rest have rested from their labors, just as God did after creating the world. God announced this through David much later in the words already quoted: “Today when you hear his voice,    don’t harden your hearts.”[e]. Nothing in all creation is hidden from God. Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright © 1996, 2004, 2015 by Tyndale House Foundation. 4 We know it is ready because of the place in the Scriptures where it mentions the seventh day: “On the seventh day God rested from all his work.”[c] 5 But in the other passage God said, “They will never enter my place of rest.”[d]. 2 For this good news—that God has prepared this rest—has been announced to us just as it was to them. I want, in the simplest way possible, to answer the question: "How does a man enter into that rest?" (K) 11 Let us, therefore, make every effort to enter that rest, so that no one will perish by following their example of disobedience.(L). But it did them no good because they didn’t share the faith of those who listened to God. 4 We know it is ready because of the place in the Scriptures where it mentions the seventh day: “On the seventh day God rested from all his work.”[c] 5 But in the other passage God said, “They will never enter my place of rest.”[d]. 4 We know it is ready because of the place in the Scriptures where it mentions the seventh day: “On the seventh day God rested from all his work.”. 12 For the word of God is alive and powerful. 2For this good news—that God has prepared this rest—has been announced to us just as it was to them. God’s promise of entering his rest still stands, so we ought to tremble with fear that some of you might fail to experience it. 5 But in the other passage God said, “They will never enter my place of rest.”. Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright © 1996, 2004, 2015 by Tyndale House Foundation. Hebrews 4:1.--Let us therefore fear, lest, a promise being left us of entering into His rest, any of you should seem to come short of it. [a](B) 3 Now we who have believed enter that rest, just as God has said, “So I declared on oath in my anger,    ‘They shall never enter my rest.’”[b](C), And yet his works have been finished since the creation of the world. Everything is naked and exposed before his eyes, and he is the one to whom we are accountable. New Living Translation Update. It exposes our innermost thoughts and desires. 4 Therefore, since the promise of entering his rest still stands, let us be careful that none of you be found to have fallen short of it. Hebrews 4:11.--Let us labor therefore to enter into that rest, lest any man fall after the same example of unbelief. Hebrews 4:1.--Let us therefore fear, lest, a promise being left us of entering into His rest, any of you should seem to come short of it. Hebrews 4:12 New Living Translation (NLT). Promised Rest for God’s People. All rights reserved worldwide. 12 For the word of God is alive and powerful. 15 This High Priest of ours understands our weaknesses, for he faced all of the same testings we do, yet he did not sin. 2 For this good news-that God has prepared this rest-has been announced to us just as it was to them. (A) 2 For we also have had the good news proclaimed to us, just as they did; but the message they heard was of no value to them, because they did not share the faith of those who obeyed. Everything is naked and exposed before his eyes, and he is the one to whom we are accountable. Scripture Search. It allows the Scriptures to speak with fresh vitality.” John Ortberg. 5 And again in the passage above he says, “They shall never enter my rest.”. But it did them no good because they didn’t share the faith of those who listened to God. 14 Therefore, since we have a great high priest(S) who has ascended into heaven,[f](T) Jesus the Son of God,(U) let us hold firmly to the faith we profess. Hebrews 4:15 New Living Translation (NLT). 4 God’s promise of entering his rest still stands, so we ought to tremble with fear that some of you might fail to experience it. Hebrews 4:12 NLT - For the word of God is alive and - Bible Gateway For the word of God is alive and powerful. 2 And now in these final days, he has spoken to us through his Son. Hebrews 4:9 So there is a special rest still waiting for the people of God. 4 God’s promise of entering his rest still stands, so we ought to tremble with fear that some of you might fail to experience it. Gain a concise, fundamental grasp of what the Bible is all about with our new, NLT THRIVE Creative Journaling Devotional Bible--hardcover, blue flowers, NLT Life Application Study Bible, Third Edition--soft leather-look, brown/tan (indexed) (red letter), NLT Girls Life Application Study Bible, Softcover, NLT Inspire Bible: The Bible for Creative Journaling, Softcover, NLT Life Application Study Bible, Third Edition--soft leather-look, brown/mahogany (red letter). 9 So there is a special rest # 4:9 Or a Sabbath rest. It is sharper than the sharpest two-edged sword, cutting between soul and spirit, between joint and marrow. 11 So let us do our best to enter that rest. 1 Long ago God spoke many times and in many ways to our ancestors through the prophets. 16 So let us come boldly to the throne of our gracious God. 8 Now if Joshua had succeeded in giving them this rest, God would not have spoken about another day of rest still to come. Hebrews 4:11.--Let us labor therefore to enter into that rest, lest any man fall after the same example of unbelief. View All Endorsements. 5 That is why Christ did not honor himself by assuming he could become High Priest. 11 So let us do our best to enter that rest. 15 This High Priest of ours understands our weaknesses, for he faced all of the same testings we do, yet he did not sin. I want, in the simplest way possible, to answer the question: "How does a man enter into that rest?" And yet his works have been finished since the creation of the world. As for the others, God said, “In my anger I took an oath:    ‘They will never enter my place of rest,’”[b], even though this rest has been ready since he made the world. 16 So let us come boldly to the throne of our gracious God. It is sharper than the sharpest two-edged sword, cutting between soul and spirit, between joint and marrow. (Y) 16 Let us then approach(Z) God’s throne of grace with confidence,(AA) so that we may receive mercy and find grace to help us in our time of need. Hebrews 4:12-16 NLT. Everything is naked and exposed before his eyes, and he is the one to whom we are accountable. Hebrews 4:1-13 NLT. It is sharper than the sharpest two-edged sword, cutting between soul and spirit, between joint and marrow. There we will receive his mercy, and we will find grace to help us when we need it most. All rights reserved. Hebrews 1-4. 2 For this good news—that God has prepared this rest—has been announced to us just as it was to them. 12 For the word of God(M) is alive(N) and active. Hebrews 4:12-13. Hebrews 4:1.--Let us therefore fear, lest, a promise being left us of entering into His rest, any of you should seem to come short of it. Menlo Park Presbyterian Menlo Park, California. 4 God’s promise of entering his rest still stands, so we ought to tremble with fear that some of you might fail to experience it. Gain a concise, fundamental grasp of what the Bible is all about with our new, S Mk 4:14; Lk 5:1; 11:28; Jn 10:35; Ac 12:24; 1Th 2:13; 2Ti 2:9; 1Pe 1:23; 1Jn 2:14; Rev 1:2, 9, Ps 33:13-15; Pr 5:21; Jer 16:17; 23:24; Da 2:22. Hebrews 4 NLT Parallel ESV [BSB CSB ESV HCS KJV ISV NAS NET NIV NLT GRK] New Living Translation: English Standard Version: 1 God’s promise of entering his rest still stands, so we ought to tremble with fear that some of you might fail to experience it. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Carol Stream, Illinois 60188. still waiting for the people of God. 2 For this good news—that God has prepared this rest—has been announced to us just as it was to them. For this good news—that God has prepared this rest—has been announced to us just as it was to them. (R) Everything is uncovered and laid bare before the eyes of him to whom we must give account. Hebrews 13:4, NLT. ‘They will never enter my place of rest,’”. 14 So then, since we have a great High Priest who has entered heaven, Jesus the Son of God, let us hold firmly to what we believe. 7 God again set a certain day, calling it “Today.”. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Carol Stream, Illinois 60188. But it did them no good because they didn’t share the faith of those who listened to God. Revelation 6:11 Then a white robe was given to each of them. (V) 15 For we do not have a high priest(W) who is unable to empathize with our weaknesses, but we have one who has been tempted in every way, just as we are(X)—yet he did not sin. 16 So let us come boldly to the throne of our gracious God. Hebrews 4:1.--Let us therefore fear, lest, a promise being left us of entering into His rest, any of you should seem to come short of it. 13 Nothing in all creation is hidden from God. It exposes our innermost thoughts and desires. 2 For this good news—that God has prepared this rest—has been announced to us just as it was to them. Promised Rest for God’s People. But if we disobey God, as the people of Israel did, we will fall. It is sharper than the sharpest two-edged sword, cutting between soul and spirit, between joint and marrow. Hebrews 4 Chapter 4. As for the others, God said, “In my anger I took an oath:    ‘They will never enter my place of rest,’”[b], even though this rest has been ready since he made the world. and to point out the simple steps that he takes, all included in the one … There we will receive his mercy, and we will find grace to help us when we need it most. 2 For this good news—that God has prepared this rest—has been announced to us just as it was to them. 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