Let brotherly love continue.
Be not forgetful to
entertain strangers: for thereby some have entertained angels unawares.
Remember them that are in bonds, as bound with them; and them which suffer
adversity, as being yourselves also in the body.
Marriage is honourable in all, and the bed undefiled: but
adulterers God will judge.
Let your conversation be without covetousness; and be content with such
things as ye have: for he hath said, I will never leave thee, nor forsake
So that we may boldly say, The Lord is my helper, and I will not fear what
man shall do unto me.
Remember them which have the rule over you, who have spoken unto you the
word of God: whose faith follow, considering the end of their conversation.
Jesus Christ the same yesterday, and to day, and for ever.
Be not carried about
with divers and strange doctrines. For it is a good thing that the heart
be established with grace; not with meats, which have not profited them that
have been occupied therein.
We have an altar, whereof they have no right to eat which serve the
For the bodies of those beasts, whose blood is brought into the sanctuary
by the high priest for sin, are burned without the camp.||
Wherefore Jesus also, that he might sanctify the people with his own
blood, suffered without the gate.||
Let us go forth therefore unto him without the camp, bearing his reproach.||
For here have we no continuing city, but we seek one to come.||
By him therefore let us offer the sacrifice of praise to God continually,
that is, the fruit of our lips giving thanks to his name.||
But to do good and to communicate forget not: for with such sacrifices God
is well pleased.||
Obey them that have the rule over you, and submit yourselves: for they
watch for your souls, as they that must give account, that they may do it
with joy, and not with grief: for that is unprofitable for you.||
Pray for us: for we trust we have a good conscience, in all things willing
to live honestly.||
But I beseech you the rather to do this, that I may be restored to you the
Now the God of peace,
that brought again from the dead our Lord Jesus, that great shepherd of the
sheep, through the blood of the everlasting covenant,||
(13:20) "The God of peace"|
Is God warlike or peaceful?
Make you perfect in every good work to do his will, working in you that
which is wellpleasing in his sight, through Jesus Christ; to whom be glory
for ever and ever. Amen.
And I beseech you, brethren, suffer the word of exhortation: for I have
written a letter unto you in few words.||
Know ye that our brother Timothy is set at liberty; with whom, if he come
shortly, I will see you.||
(13:23) "Our brother Timothy is set at liberty; with whom, if he come
shortly, I will see you."|
The author of Hebrews never claims to be (and wasn't) Paul, but he wants people to think that he was. And it worked. That's why Hebrews is in the Bible.
Salute all them that have the rule over you, and all the saints. They of
Italy salute you.
Grace be with you all. Amen.