Internet Verse Search Commentaries Word Analysis ITL - draft

Hebrews 7:6

Context
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But Melchizedek 1  who does not share their ancestry 2  collected a tithe 3  from Abraham and blessed 4  the one who possessed the promise.

XREF

Ge 12:2,13; Ge 13:14-17; Ge 14:19,20; Ge 17:4-8; Ge 22:17,18; Ac 3:25; Ro 4:13; Ro 9:4; Ga 3:16; Heb 6:13-15; Heb 7:3; Heb 7:4; Heb 11:13,17

NET © Notes

tn Grk “the one”; in the translation the referent (Melchizedek) has been specified for clarity.

tn Grk “is not descended from them.”

tn Or “a tenth part.”

sn The verbs “collected…and blessed” emphasize the continuing effect of the past actions, i.e., Melchizedek’s importance.



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