Hebrews 13:12

“Wherefore Jesus also, that he might sanctify the people with his own blood, suffered without the gate.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Wherefore Iesus also, that hee might sanctifie the people with his own blood, suffered without the gate.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Therefore Jesus also, that He might sanctify the people through His own blood, suffered outside the gate.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Wherefore Jesus also, that he might sanctify the people through his own blood, suffered without the gate.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For this reason Jesus was put to death outside the walls, so that he might make the people holy by his blood.
- Basic English Bible

Wherefore also Jesus, that he might sanctify the people by his own blood, suffered without the gate:
- Darby Bible

Wherefore Jesus also, that he might sanctify the people with his own blood, suffered without the gate.
- Webster's Bible

And for this reason Jesus also, in order, by His own blood, to set the people free from sin, suffered outside the gate.
- Weymouth Bible

Therefore Jesus also, that he might sanctify the people through his own blood, suffered outside of the gate.
- World English Bible

For which thing Jhesu, that he schulde halewe the puple bi his blood, suffride with out the gate.
- Wycliffe Bible

Wherefore, also Jesus -- that he might sanctify through [his] own blood the people -- without the gate did suffer;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Hebrews 13:12


13:12 Wherefore Jesus also - Exactly answering those typical sin - offerings. Suffered without the gate - Of Jerusalem, which answered to the old camp of Israel. That he might sanctify - Reconcile and consecrate to God. The people - Who believe in him. By his own blood - Not those shadowy sacrifices, which are now of no farther use.


People's Bible Notes for Hebrews 13:12


Heb 13:12 Wherefore Jesus also, that he might sanctify the people. In order to cleanse his people by becoming the complete atonement he was willing, as an accursed thing, a sin offering, to be led "without the gate" and to suffer there.

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