Hebrews 7:13

“For he of whom these things are spoken pertaineth to another tribe, of which no man gave attendance at the altar.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For hee of whom these things are spoken, pertaineth to another tribe, of which no man gaue attendance at the Altar.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For the one concerning whom these things are spoken belongs to another tribe, from which no one has officiated at the altar.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For he of whom these things are said belongeth to another tribe, from which no man hath given attendance at the altar.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For he of whom these things are said comes of another tribe, of which no man has ever made offerings at the altar.
- Basic English Bible

For he, of whom these things are said, belongs to a different tribe, of which no one has [ever] been attached to the service of the altar.
- Darby Bible

For he of whom these things are spoken pertaineth to another tribe, of which no man gave attendance at the altar.
- Webster's Bible

He, however, to whom that prophecy refers is associated with a different tribe, not one member of which has anything to do with the altar.
- Weymouth Bible

For he of whom these things are said belongs to another tribe, from which no one has officiated at the altar.
- World English Bible

But he in whom these thingis ben seid, is of another lynage, of which no man was preest to the auter.
- Wycliffe Bible

for he of whom these things are said in another tribe hath had part, of whom no one gave attendance at the altar,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Hebrews 7:13


7:13 But the priesthood is manifestly changed from one order to another, and from one tribe to another. For he of whom these things are spoken - Namely, Jesus. Pertaineth to another tribe - That of Judah. Of which no man was suffered by the law to attend on, or minister at, the altar.


People's Bible Notes for Hebrews 7:13


Heb 7:13 For he of whom these things are spoken. Of whom an unchangeable priesthood is predicted. Pertaineth to another tribe. All the priests of the Jewish dispensation had been of the tribe of Levi, but Christ was not of this tribe.

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