9:12 and he entered once for all into the most holy place not by the blood of goats and calves but by his own blood, and so he himself secured 1 eternal redemption.
9:24 For Christ did not enter a sanctuary made with hands – the representation 2 of the true sanctuary 3 – but into heaven itself, and he appears now in God’s presence for us.
1 tn This verb occurs in the Greek middle voice, which here intensifies the role of the subject, Christ, in accomplishing the action: “he alone secured”; “he and no other secured.”
2 tn Or “prefiguration.”
3 tn The word “sanctuary” is not in the Greek text at this point, but has been supplied for clarity.