Hebrews: An Anchor for the Soul. Volume 1. Preaching the Word. Hughes, R. Kent. “The book of Hebrews conveys a double dose of spiritual power. It not only presents the greatness of Christ in ways no other New Testament writing does, but it repeatedly demands a heart response from the reader. No one can study [Continue Reading…]
The Message of Hebrews. The Bible Speaks Today. Brown, Raymond. “Times were hard for the first readers of the letter to the Hebrews. Many had been exposed to fierce persecution. They had been assaulted, their homes had been plundered, and some had even been cast into prison. To such people this letter came as an [Continue Reading…]
The Epistle to the Hebrews. Kent, Homer A., Jr. “Dr. Kent’s commentary on Hebrews is an extensive work that is geared not exclusively for the student or the scholar, but the average parishioner as well. He begins each of the three sections (Doctrinal Discussion, Practical Exhortations, Personal Instructions) with the author’s own literal translation. [Continue Reading…]
Hebrews 6:4-8 is one of the most difficult New Testament passages to interpret. Almost every article written on this passage begins with a statement of its difficulty.