The person must also complete the journey –“firm until the end.” They must follow Jesus by faith across the finish line –to His death as the sacrificial Lamb –into the kingdom –into the resurrection –into eternal life. "THE EPISTLE TO THE HEBREWS" Chapter Three Having demonstrated Jesus' superiority to prophets and angels, the author now compares Jesus to Moses (1-6). These chapters cover much about our High Priest, Jesus Christ. This should bless and encourage us. Minor Prophets The ancient Rabbis considered Moses to be the greatest man ever, greater than the angels. God the Father had to send a message of love that was so important, He sent it through Christ Jesus. The ancient Greek word translated consider is katanoein: “It does not mean simply to look at or to notice a thing. -------------------- 17 Therefore, He had to be made like His brethren in all things, so that He might become a merciful and faithful high priest in things pertaining to God, to make propitiation for the sins of the people. Hebrews—Commentaries. 2. Charles Spurgeon pointed out one reason why the Holy Spirit is so urgent: “Besides, he waits to execute his favourite office of a Comforter, and he cannot comfort an ungodly soul, he cannot comfort those who harden their hearts. Yet Jesus told us to first deal with our log in our own eye, but then to go and deal with the speck in our brother’s eye. MP3 Audio (19.52 MB) Downloads Bible Study: Hebrews 2 and Hebrews 3. “Highlights in Hebrews” is a collection of ideas at the end of each lesson. He also appears to have been one to whom the apostles had confirmed the Lord’s word. Bible Study Questions on Hebrews Introduction: This workbook was designed for Bible class study, family study, or personal study. This is a study guide commentary, which means that you are responsible for your own interpretation of the Bible. Verse citations are given to assist in lesson preparation. Gal. That rest will be deeply detailed in the next chapter. 22 But if you truly obey his voice and do all that I say, then I will be an enemy to your enemies and an adversary to your adversaries. The major purpose of this Epistle was to challenge and encourage one's spiritual development and maturity in Christ so to resist temptations and persecution by the building up of mutual faith and knowledge of Christ (Heb. The questions contain minimal human commentary, but instead urge students to study to understand Scripture. -------------------- Your unbelief is your fault, not your misfortune. In whose hand are the depths of the earth. Moses had temporary and limited authority as one in God’s house. Blue Letter Bible study tools make reading, searching and studying the Bible easy and rewarding. This is the only New Testament book which we don’t know the author of. (Hbr 3:7-11) A quotation from Psalm 95:7-11 and its relevance. b. Poetical Books Who were they? A journal for Hebrews using the most effective way to study the Bible in your time with the Lord. So we see that they could not enter in because of unbelief. Major Prophets About this guide 3 2. What does the Hebrew writer affirm about God’s manner of speaking in time past? Consider that God loves you so much He sent the ultimate Messenger, Christ Jesus. 4:1-11; 11:10-16; 13:14). a. What you cannot see or sense is that your hidden sin hardens your heart. Consider that if such a great High Priest is given to us, we must honor and submit to this High Priest, who is Christ Jesus. God did not accept their unbelief and condemned that generation of unbelief to die in the wilderness (Numbers 14:22-23 and 14:28-32). They were a people who had had the law for a… Take care, brethren, that there not be in any one of you an evil, unbelieving heart that falls away from the living God. The New Testament d. They could not enter in: Israel’s great failure was to persevere in faith. b. 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The Old Testament Hebrews were guaranteed life in that land of rest. 5 “Moses was faithful as a servant in all God’s house,”[ a] Day 2: Read Hebrews 3:1-6, Nehemiah 7:2, Proverbs 13:17, Matthew 24:45, Luke 16:10, 1 Corinthians 4:2 [Open NIV] [Open NKJV] 3. 3 Jesus has been found worthy of greater honor than Moses, just as the builder of a house has greater honor than the house itself. Wrongly, they believe that as long as they keep trusting in Jesus, they remain saved. Unbelief isn’t weakness of faith; it sets itself in opposition to faith. Historical Books 3. This contains study questions for the Ignatius Catholic Study Bible, the only Catholic study Bible based on the Revised Standard Version – 2nd Catholic Edition. Therefore I was angry with that generation, and said, ‘They always go astray in their heart, and they have not known My ways.’ So I swore in My wrath, ‘They shall not enter My rest.’ “. bearing on the authorship issue ¨ Heb. Bible Study for Small Groups. The same thing can be said about a military officer who puts a trusted ranking soldier in charge of his troops during his absence. (Hbr 3:2) Consider Jesus as faithful in His duties before the Father. Beyond Today Presenter, United Church of God … And said they are a people who err in their heart, Truly they shall not enter into My rest.”, "It's hard to understand, why not make it simpler? So we see that they were not able to enter because of unbelief. 3 Consequently, holy brothers, partakers of the heavenly calling,* + consider the apostle and high priest whom we acknowledge*—Jesus.+ 2 He was faithful to the One who appointed him,+ just as Moses also was in all the house of that One.+ 3 For he* is counted worthy of more glory+ than Moses, since the one who constructs a house has more honor than the house itself. C. The application of the fact of Jesus’ superiority to Moses. Let us come before His presence with thanksgiving. “Select the strongest man you know, and suppose that everything in reference to your eternal welfare is to depend upon whether he lives to see the next year. N.T. Bible Study Hebrews 2 and Hebrews 3. The routine of adversity, the gradual decay of youthful loves and youthful hopes, the quiet despair (hardly felt as pain) of ever overcoming the chronic temptations with which we have again and again defeated them, the drabness which we create in their lives and inarticulate resentment with which we teach them to respond to it — all this provides admirable opportunities of wearing out a soul by attrition. The word means to fix the attention on something in such a way that its inner meaning, the lesson it is designed to teach, may be learned.” (Barclay) The same word is used in Luke 12:24 (Consider the ravens). “For forty years I loathed that generation. Consider the Apostle: We don’t often apply this word to Jesus, but He is our Apostle. But here, the key to entering rest is revealed: belief. Without this knowledge, little of what we read in chapters 3 and 4 will make much sense to us. We know that the Holy Spirit really wants us to come to Jesus because He says, “today.” If someone asks me to come over their house for dinner but they give no day or time, I know it isn’t a firm invitation yet. Questions in Hebrews —A study exercise. He did not tell us to ignore their speck, only to deal with it in proper order. The Old Testament See more ideas about bible study, bible, bible journaling. The covenant that He made with them listed the conditions for keeping that role. 13 God said to Abram, “Know for certain that your descendants will be strangers in a land that is not theirs, where they will be enslaved and oppressed four hundred years. Steve Myers. Why Hebrews was written 17 5. How did the Jews view Moses? 2 Let us come before His presence with thanksgiving, Let us shout joyfully to Him with psalms. www.ignatius.com. Error: Passwords should have at least 6 characters, Error: Usernames should only contain letters, numbers, dots, dashes, or underscores. Therefore, just as the Holy Spirit says, “Today if you hear His voice, Do not harden your hearts as when they provoked Me, As in the day of trial in the wilderness, Where your fathers tried Me by testing Me, And saw My works for forty years. 2 Devotional Questions – Hebrews 10:19:39, Answers to Questions See Dr Ruckman’s commentary The Book of Hebrews pp 211-235, Dr Ruckman’s article The Big Flap and the Ruckman Reference Bible 1203-1204, 1301-1302, 1546, 1610-1611 for detailed com- ments. God established the time and the way of their access. i. After all, it took a lot of faith to cross the Red Sea. Pentateuch o Were there any connector words joining this section with the previous passage? You see, Moses followed –and was solely dependent upon– God. God cares for us so much that He put the ultimate mediator, the ultimate High Priest, between Himself and sinful man. You can always die to self and surrender to Jesus in coming months or years. V. Series. Imagine that after I had made a statement, a man should declare that he did not believe me, in fact, he could not believe me though he would like to do so. If we enter in to God’s rest, then the coming years will only increase our trust and reliance on Jesus. Consider the Apostle and High Priest of our confession, Christ Jesus. Do not harden your hearts, as at Meribah. They were fully convinced that they did everything that God desired. i. The Gospels For who, having heard, rebelled? The warning in this Hebrews chapter, “Take care, brethren, that there not be in any one of you an evil, unbelieving heart that falls away from the living God,” is to pay careful attention to the final message. 2. (Hebrews 3:16-19). However, Paul’s authorship has been questioned since the third century. But the disobedience mentioned in Hebrews 3:18 is an outgrowth of the unbelief ... Video Tutorials Help Tutorials Apple iOS App Support Android App Support BLB Institute Support Donor Support Website Questions General Questions Theological Questions Products Apple iOS App Android App ScriptureMark BLB ScriptTagger BLB Web Search Tool BLB CD Digital Books Digital Videos. Christianity is a confession made with both the mouth and with the life (Matthew 10:32, Romans 10:9). 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This Bible study guide for small groups on the Book of Hebrews is meant to equip you so that your small group can experience the power and transformation that comes with sharing in God’s word together and sharing your lives with each other. Today if you hear His voice, Do not harden your hearts as when they provoked Me, As in the day of trial in the wilderness, Where your fathers tried Me by testing Me, And saw My works for forty years. Therefore, holy brethren, partakers of a heavenly calling, consider Jesus, the Apostle and High Priest of our confession; He was faithful to Him who appointed Him, as Moses also was in all His house. Monday Night Bible Study Lesson 15-Hebrews 3 QUESTIONS Day 1: Read Commentary Notes 1. d. The deceitfulness of sin: The sin of unbelief has its root in deceit and its flower is marked by hardness (lest any of you be hardened). It is an earnest appeal to look, to learn, and to understand. ii. GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation, Select a Beginning Point Moses and Jesus have completely different positions of authority. PAGE 3 About this guide A quick read through Hebrews is one of the most encouraging, praise-inducing, shake-you-up experiences you’ll ever have. (Hebrews 3:1-6), The phrase “consider Jesus” is particularly insightful. IV. As your heart becomes harder, you become less and less sensitive to your sin. There are many people that feel that the epistle to the Ephesians is the Mount Whitney of the mountain range of the books of the Bible. We hope that these questions will help you to understand thetext. That hidden sin you indulge in – none suspect you of it because you hide it well. This warning in Hebrews was written about forty years after the Jews’ initial rejection of Jesus. b. Wisdom Literature Blue Letter Bible offers several daily devotional readings in order to help you refocus on Christ and the Gospel of His peace and righteousness. I’ve found it to be a great tool in my journey through the Bible and you, my readers are … Once a person has entered the promise, God will work out the details in each heart and life. This shows our responsibility to both give exhortation and to receive exhortation, and to exhort one another daily. The very last requirement was to take possession of the Promised Land (Exodus 23:20-22). With what anxiety would you hear of his illness, how concerned you would be about his health? I would like take this time to thank all of you my readers. a. Moses: Moses received much glory from God. -------------------- They would not enter His rest: 11 times in Hebrews chapters 3 and 4, the Book of Hebrews speaks of entering rest. H ere is a Bible study on Hebrews chapter six with a summary and discussion questions to follow. (Hbr 3:1a) Therefore: who we are because of our superior savior.. i. 14 But I will also judge the nation whom they will serve, and afterward they will come out with many possessions. 2. 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The word “confession” means, “to say the same thing.” When we confess our sin, we “say the same” about it that God does. 5. Physical death was the punishment for the Old Testament Hebrews who disobeyed Moses’ plea to enter the land. Indeed, did not all those who came out of Egypt led by Moses? b. The letter to the Hebrews defies easy categorization. 1:20; Isaiah 2:2-4; Acts 2:17)? Poetical Books 2. The people were supposed to learn from his example and do the same. Christ is exalted above the angels (5-14) I. Verses 1-4 Background of the Book 1. Hebrews 3:1-6 o What ideas are introduced here for the first time? a. The covenant that He made with them listed the conditions for keeping that role. As a nation, Israel made a good beginning. Meanwhile, those enemies would maintain the land until the time was right. Johannine Writings Read Hebrews chapter 3, then discuss these questions:(1) Why is Moses so important in the Bible? Historical Books o What is the author doing with his words in this paragraph? One can truly believe God, yet be occasionally troubled by doubts. Why can Christians boldly enter God’s presence (Hebrews 10:19)? 3. God has a work to build through His people, even as one might build a house. 3. range of evangelical traditions, all of the ideas and principles conveyed ii. c. Of our confession: Jesus is the ambassador and the mediator of our confession. And to whom did He swear that they would not enter His rest, but to those who were disobedient? Title. Passwords should have at least 6 characters. As he delights to be the Comforter, and has been sent forth from the Father to act specially in that capacity, that he may comfort the people of God, he watches with longing eyes for broken hearts and contrite spirits, that he may apply the balm of Gilead and heal their wounds.”, iii. Cookie Notice: It means an attitude that people choose on purpose, not to allow God to rule their lives. This blog started from a life transformation group several years ago with just a few followers and now has grown to over 1,850 followers. Some think that Jesus’ command to not bother with the speck in our brother’s eye while we have a log in our own (Matthew 7:5) indicates that we should not exhort one another daily. -------------------- Leader’s Guide for Small Groups . I should feel aggrieved certainly; but it would make matters worse if he added, ‘In fact I have been for years trying to believe you, and I cannot do it.’ What does he mean by that? In this sense, Jesus is the Father’s ultimate ambassador (Hebrews 1:1-2). Traditionally, the one person the Hebrews considered worthy of following was Moses. Major Prophets It’s recorded in Exodus, chapters 19 through 23. For some, the phrase in verse six, “we are his house if indeed we hold fast our confidence and our boasting in our hope firm until the end,” stirs up doubts about their relationship with God. You Hebrews have been reading them for centuries. b. Moses indeed was faithful in all His house as a servant... but Christ as a Son over His own house: Moses was a faithful servant, but he was never called a Son in the way Jesus is. Understanding who we are in light of who Jesus is and what He did is essential for a healthy Christian life. I. Veerman, David. (Hbr 3:12-15) Beware: Don’t be like the generation that perished in the wilderness. “They shall not enter My rest” is a quote from Psalm 95. Historically, Hebrews is thought of as a letter from Paul, and it is therefore grouped with his other letters in the New Testament. Bible. ii. -------------------- According to the passage above, they were at least mentioning Him in their “confession.”. He’s referring to those who refused to enter the Promised Land –balking at the last requirement of their covenant (noted above). Paige Britton 2015 Page 9 Hebrews 3 Questions can be used for initial study or for review. You see, it is so hard for these creatures to persevere. We trust that He who has begun a good work in you will complete it until the day of Jesus Christ (Philippians 1:6). The land was all prepared for them –making bricks was a thing of the past. Upon leaving, she puts the oldest child in charge to maintain order. They were deceived into thinking that doing those religiously-right things pleased Him when, in fact, only trusting Him does. 4. The sea is His, for it was He who made it. (Hebrews 2:11) It should bless and encourage us that Jesus calls us His holy brethren. He who bids you take heed to yourself, would not have you settle down into a selfish care for yourself alone, lest you should become like Cain, who even dared to say to the Lord himself, ‘Am I my brother’s keeper?’ ” (Spurgeon). Notice the words “so that none of you will be hardened by the deceitfulness of sin.” The Hebrews did what seemed right to them. Why is that attitude so dangerous? Well, sinner, your salvation is risked by you upon your own life, is that any more secure?” (Spurgeon). Share this page using one of these tools: Email / username or password was incorrect! The buildings were already built; the wells were already dug; the vineyards were already planted; the soil was already tilled. GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation, The Whole Bible When we are out of fellowship, there is much less around us to keep us from becoming hardened through the deceitfulness of sin. Learn bible study hebrews questions 3 with free interactive flashcards. Luke-Acts Scripture taken from the NEW AMERICAN STANDARD BIBLE®, © Copyright 1960, 1962, 1963, 1968, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1995 by The Lockman Foundation. Why is Christ even more important than Moses? Choose from 500 different sets of bible study hebrews questions 3 flashcards on Quizlet. Pentateuch With a team of extremely dedicated and quality lecturers, hebrews 12 bible study questions will not only be a place to share knowledge but also to help students get inspired to explore and discover many creative ideas from themselves. It was unbelief and not something else that kept them out of Canaan: ii. You deceive yourself, believing that it really does little harm. God’s wrath was quickly coming upon the Jewish people who rejected Jesus, and would culminate with the Roman destruction of Jerusalem. (Similar wording is in verse 14.) When he returns, all authority is immediately restored to him. What is affirmed concerning the Son’s part in creation? i. in the resource materials are not necessarily affirmed, in total, by this ministry. This emphasis on the importance of fellowship stands in the face of society’s thinking. Wisdom Literature Indeed, was it not all who came out of Egypt, led by Moses? Remember from chapter 1 that a major theme of Hebrews is Jesus superiority and pre-eminence. 1. But, if only he can be kept alive, you have time itself for your ally. Usernames should only contain letters, numbers, dots, dashes, or underscores. The class book is suitable for teens and up. Now, a man who says, ‘I have been trying to believe in God,’ in reality says just that with regard to the Most High.” (Spurgeon). the Bible; Questions & Answers; Apocrypha; Life & Times; Timeline; Bible Quiz; How to Study the Bible ; Why Study the Bible; Read Through the Bible; Hebrews. There’s a reason for that. They have been seduced into thinking that their salvation is somehow dependent upon their own faithfulness. (Hbr 3:3b-6) Moses the servant, Jesus the Son. Poetical Books 2 Devotional Questions – Hebrews 11:1:3, Answers to Questions See Dr Ruckman’s commentary The Book of Hebrews pp 236-238, Theological Studies Volume 19 pp 1-12 and the Ruckman Reference Bible pp 584, 586, 671, 672, 1158, 1351, 1611-1612 for detailed comments. By proceeding, you consent to our cookie usage. 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The ancient Greek word translated apostle really means something like ambassador. Questions may be used for “homework” assignments, for class discussion, or both. The offer of free entrance into His rest through His Son was extended. Inasmuch as He who built the house has more honor than the house. Lewis wrote about the difficulty of persistence (from a tempting demon’s fictional perspective): “The Enemy has guarded him from you through the first great wave of temptations. What about the Commentary Notes encouraged you? General Epistles || (This page was last updated on Jan 09, 2020), 5 Now then, if you will indeed obey My voice and keep My covenant, then you shall be My own possession among all the peoples, for all the earth is Mine; 6 and you shall be to Me a kingdom of priests and a holy nation.’ These are the words that you shall speak to the sons of Israel.”. iii. Therefore: From the previous chapter, we are left with the picture of Jesus as our heavenly High Priest. How does he speak to men in these last days? They were participants on that first Day of Atonement when all of their crimes and ignorant behaviors were forgiven. ". It is an easy thing to judge and criticize, but that is not exhortation. i. Partakers of Christ – this is the whole picture. DISCUSSION QUESTIONS. Lest there be in any of you an evil heart of unbelief: This is strong language, but we often underestimate the terrible nature of our unbelief. You become more and more distant from Jesus. For this One has been counted worthy of more glory than Moses did: But Jesus received far more glory from the Father, at His baptism (Matthew 3:16-17), at His transfiguration (Mark 9:7), and at His resurrection (Acts 2:26-27 and Acts 2:31-33). The Gospels Now Moses was faithful in all His house as a servant, for a testimony of those things which were to be spoken later; but Christ [Messiah] was faithful as a Son over His house—whose house we are, if we hold fast our confidence and the boast of our hope firm until the end. MP3 Audio (19.52 MB) × Join us as we continue an in-depth study of the Book of Hebrews. As the Holy Spirit speaks, we must hear His voice and not allow our hearts to become hardened. The unbelief came first, then the disobedience. It should bless and encourage us that Jesus calls us His holy brethren. 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