10/13/18 Daily Bible Reading: Isaiah 49-51, Hebrews 1, Proverbs 13
Isaiah 51:6 (NKJV)
Lift up your eyes to the heavens, And look on the earth beneath. For the heavens will vanish away like smoke, The earth will grow old like a garment, And those who dwell in it will die in like manner; But My salvation will be forever, And My righteousness will not be abolished.
Author: Not stated; Paul, Luke, Barnabas, and Apollos have all been suggested.
Date: Probably sometime before AD 70, since Hebrews refers to temple sacrifices. The Jerusalem temple was destroyed by Romans in AD 70.
In ten words or less: Jesus is better than any Old Testament person or sacrifice.
“From Know Your Bible, published by Barbour Publishing, Inc. Used by permission”
Hebrews 1:1-2 (NKJV)
God, who at various times and in various ways spoke in time past to the fathers by the prophets,
has in these last days spoken to us by His Son, whom He has appointed heir of all things, through whom also He made the worlds;