Hebrews 9:27

“And as it is appointed unto men once to die, but after this the judgment:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And as it is appointed vnto men once to die, but after this the Iudgement:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And inasmuch as it is appointed for men to die once and after this {comes} judgment,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And inasmuch as it is appointed unto men once to die, and after this `cometh' judgment;
- American Standard Version (1901)

And because by God's law death comes to men once, and after that they are judged;
- Basic English Bible

And forasmuch as it is the portion of men once to die, and after this judgment;
- Darby Bible

And as it is appointed to men once to die, but after this the judgment:
- Webster's Bible

And since it is reserved for all mankind once to die, and afterwards to be judged;
- Weymouth Bible

Inasmuch as it is appointed for men to die once, and after this, judgment,
- World English Bible

And as it is ordeynede to men,
- Wycliffe Bible

and as it is laid up to men once to die, and after this -- judgment,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Hebrews 9:27


9:27 After this, the judgment - Of the great day. At the moment of death every man's final state is determined. But there is not a word in scripture of a particular judgment immediately after death.


People's Bible Notes for Hebrews 9:27


Heb 9:27 And as it is appointed unto men once to die, but after this the judgment. The fixed order for all men is to die once only, and to be judged after death. When they die, finality is stamped, on their life work.

Discussion for Hebrews 9

  • Myree
    Why is it so many people who say they have die and come back to tell what they saw after being dead??? I just where a person they said was dead in the hospital - but woke up to say he had been to hell and saw satan's eyes.
    The bible doesn't teach that, and Christ died only once for all.
    Hebrew 9: 27-28 And as it is appointed unto men once to die, but after this the judgment:
  • Ben Weaver
    This chapter explains that the new testament began at the cross and not at the birth of Jesus. The man-made title N.T. can be misleading since the teaching of Jesus was largely to people who were still subject to the law of Moses. Jesus commanded them to do as the Pharisees teach. (Matt. 23:2-3) Even the disciples needed to relearn the Christian belief system. Let's rightly divide the word...
  • Pawan Upadhyay
    If you want to understand the Bible Chapter,Always read Full Chapter then you will be able to Understand Bible story. Read Full Chapter Hebrew :-9. For Understanding the Hebrew Chapter :-9,Study Hebrew 9:26 to 9:28. Verse 9:28 :- Christ once offered to bear the sins of us by sacrificing himself,Second time when he will be come,he will be sin free and he will be come for provide salvation.it proves reincarnation. Verse 9:26 :- he would have died many times from the creation of world.but now this time,he has come to us put away all sins by sacrificing himself. Verse 9:27 :- Man die once and then Judgement comes. It means that In a whole life man die once and then after Judgement,he goes either heaven or hell.man cannot die two times in his whole life.It is true that Every person die once in his whole life. If you read these three verses then you will be able to understand Hebrew Chapter :-9.
  • Ron
    Are you Jewish? Are you a Hebrew? Words mean things! Paul IS the Apostle to the Gentiles. Therefore the Pauline Letters are written to us Gentiles, the rest of the Bible is for OUR LEARNING! We today are saved by a FREE GIFT and sealed unto the Day of Redemption the moment we believe the Gospel in 1 Corin. 15 ...PERIOD! You are failing to 'Rightly Divide the Word of Truth'.
  • Vickyharleigh@GMAIL.COM
    CHRIST WILLINGNESS TO GIVE OF HIS LIFE FOR ALL, WAS THE PRICE. AND HE FULLFILLED IT! ALL OTHER COVNENT WERE NO MORE! HE"S THE WAY THE TRUTH AND THE WAY, THE ONLY WAY!!
  • "...it is appointed unto men once to die, but after this the judgment." well, the first half of that verse flushes reincarnation down the toilet. it means you only live once. Now the second half means that after you die your eternal destination is determined. You don't face Jesus immediately after you die, your soul goes to Heaven or Hell depending on whether a person is saved or lost. You face Jesus on the day of Judgment. The lost face Jesus and end up in the Lake of Fire. The saved inherit the new Heaven and Earth

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