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

  • Rondalyn Brindley Jones
    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.For we have not an high priest which cannot be touched with the feeling of our infirmities; but was in all points tempted like as we are, yet without sin..therefore come boldly unto the throne of grace, that we may obtain mercy, and find grace to help in time of need
  • Irene123
    Matt. 11:28 - " ..... and I will give you rest." Mk. 2:27; Sabbath was made for man ..... "
    Mike M. is right
  • Steve morrow
    Hebrews 4:16 let us therefore come boldly unto the throne of grace that we may obtain mercy and find grace to help in time of need titus 2:11 for the grace of GOD that bringeth salvation hath appeared to all men 2:12 ---TEACHING US--- THAT DENYING UNGODLINESS AND WORLDLY LUSTS WE SHOULD LIVE SOBERLY RIGHTEOUSLY AND GODLY IN THIS PRESENT WORLD ephesians 6:17and take the helmet of salvation and the sword of the spirit which is the word of GOD 2 thess 2:8 and then shall that wicked be revealed whom the LORD shall consume with the spirit of HIS mouth and shall destroy with the brightness of HIS coming
  • James
    Thy word have I hidden in my heart that I might not sin against God! Hidden does not mean it's
    not carried and told on the outside,whereas people can not tell whether you are living a lie because the word
    is not exemplified as to how you live!
  • Gregory ledgister
    I love the word of God
  • BSP
    This verse shows that the Bible can have a very powerful effect on one's life. It can show the person who they really are in God's eyes and help them to make needed changes in order to please God more fully. We should read the Bible daily.

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