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How does Hebrews 11:27 say Moses was not afraid?

The Greek word used in Hebrews 11:27, given by the ESV as 'left', is κατέλιπεν, which means: to abandon, to leave behind, to forsake. So the writer of the Hebrews is clearly speaking of the time when ...
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How does Hebrews 11:27 say Moses was not afraid?

The two texts are discussing different parts of Moses' life: Ex 2:14 - describes Moses' emotions of fear after he murdered the Egyptian and was discovered at the age of 40 Heb 12:27 is describing ...
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Is the article ο in ο θεός at Hebrews 1:9 anaphoric to θεός at Hebrews 1:8? If not, what grammatical reason prevents it?

There are two major questions that confront us in the structure of verse 8. First, is the complete absence of the vocative case indicator in the opening address, πρὸς δὲ τὸν υἱόν, Ὁ θρόνος σου ὁ θεὸς. ...
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Strong Exegesis of Hebrews 12:15 "fail of the grace of God" in what sense?

Clarity might come by first getting rid of what God's grace is not. It is not ever earned by humans. Although people such as Noah "found grace in the eyes of the Lord" (Genesis 6:8 KJV), ...
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What is the meaning of the phrase "purge your conscience from dead works" in Hebrews 9:14?

The dead works are the business, employment, tasks, industries of this world that we busy ourselves with, exchanging time given by God for money made by man. John 7:7 the world can not hate you, but ...
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Does Hebrews 9:24-26 imply mankind was sinning since the beginning of the world?

The simple answer is "YES" - man has been sinning since the "beginning". In Heb 9:26 we have the phrase καταβολῆς κόσμου = "foundation of the world" which occurs ten ...
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Strong Exegesis of Hebrews 12:15 "fail of the grace of God" in what sense?

The idea of "failing from grace" is taught elsewhere such as: 2 Cor 6:1, “As God’s fellow workers, then, we urge you not to receive God’s grace in vain. Gal 1:6, I am amazed how quickly you ...
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Hebrews 6:6; could Jesus be crucified again?

The question is answered a few pages further on in the book of Hebrews. Turn to chapter 9 and read these crystal-clear statements about Christ's sacrifice and whether it's possible for him to be ...
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Hebrews 6:6; could Jesus be crucified again?

Heb 6:4-6, historically, has been one of the most controversial passages with countless arguments, disputes and separations of one group from others, etc. Benson puts the subject of our current ...
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How to understand Hebrews 13:4?

The whole passage has imperative verbs, beginning from verse 1 μενέτω let abide. Verse 4 has no verb but adjectives, and adjectives don't have moods, only verbs have. When an adjective asserts ...
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How to understand Hebrews 13:4?

... τιμιος ο γαμος εν πασιν και η κοιτη αμιαντος πορνους ... [TR, undisputed, Hebrews 1:4] ... honourable the marriage in all and the bed undefiled ... [Literal EGNT] This is a construction which ...
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How to understand Hebrews 13:4?

First, there is no dispute about the text of Heb 13:4. The problem is how to translate the first phrase which lacks a verb. Literally, it says: honorable the marriage in/by all ... "the ...
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Does Hebrews 12:23 confirm that Mankind has an immaterial subsistence?

Heb 12:22, 23 - But you have come to Mount Zion, and the city of the living God, the heavenly Jerusalem, and to myriads of angels, and to the assembly, to the church of the firstborn having been ...
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What does "penetrate even to dividing soul and spirit" mean in Hebrews 4:12?

God doesn't need His Word to Know Us, but gave us His Word/Himself ( In Him Was Life! which Became Our Light: John: 1:4-5)...And He is the Word( John 1:1 for us to know Ourselves just as He knows Us ...
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