Hebrews 4:14

“Seeing then that we have a great high priest, that is passed into the heavens, Jesus the Son of God, let us hold fast our profession.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Seeing then that wee haue a great high Priest, that is passed into the heauens, Iesus the Sonne of God, let vs hold fast our profession.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Therefore, since we have a great high priest who has passed through the heavens, Jesus the Son of God, let us hold fast our confession.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Having then a great high priest, who hath passed through the heavens, Jesus the Son of God, let us hold fast our confession.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Having then a great high priest, who has made his way through the heavens, even Jesus the Son of God, let us be strong in our faith.
- Basic English Bible

Having therefore a great high priest who has passed through the heavens, Jesus the Son of God, let us hold fast the confession.
- Darby Bible

Seeing then that we have a great High Priest, that hath passed into the heavens, Jesus the Son of God, let us hold fast our profession.
- Webster's Bible

Inasmuch, then, as we have in Jesus, the Son of God, a great High Priest who has passed into Heaven itself, let us hold firmly to our profession of faith.
- Weymouth Bible

Having then a great high priest, who has passed through the heavens, Jesus, the Son of God, let us hold tightly to our confession.
- World English Bible

Therfor we that han a greet bischop, that perside heuenes, Jhesu, the sone of God, holde we the knoulechyng of oure hope.
- Wycliffe Bible

Having, then, a great chief priest passed through the heavens -- Jesus the Son of God -- may we hold fast the profession,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Hebrews 4:14


4:14 Having therefore a great high priest - Great indeed, being the eternal Son of God, that is passed through the heavens - As the Jewish high priest passed through the veil into the holy of holies, carrying with him the blood of the sacrifices, on the yearly day of atonement; so our great high priest went once for all through the visible heavens, with the virtue of his own blood, into the immediate presence God.


People's Bible Notes for Hebrews 4:14


Heb 4:14 Seeing then that we have a great high priest. As has been shown (Heb 2:17 3:1). That is passed into the heavens. Our high priest now makes intercession in the true Holy of Holies.

Discussion for Hebrews 4

  • Edna
    the rest we have has to do with the work on the cross that Jesus finished on the cross.I belive he died once and for ALL NEVER TO DO THAT AGAIN HE WILL RETURN BRINGING SALVATION
  • Chris
    I love the words of verses 15
  • SR
    Regarding Sabbath. In Hebrews 4, look at verses 8
  • MARY JANE BALL
    Praise be to His Holy name!Keep up the good work with encouraging verses.
  • Librarygal143
    Thank you God, for all your blessings!
  • Lilian
    Meditating God's words day and night all the desire of thine heart will be added. If we delight ourselves to Jesus first we will find his peace and love . Let us therfore come boldly into the throne of grace so that we may obtain mercy and find the grace to help in time of need. Thank you Jesus for your word praise you Jesus all the time amen

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