5 eSo also Christ did not glorify Himself to become High Priest, but it was He who said to Him:
f“You are My Son,
Today I have begotten You.”
g“You are a priest forever
According to the order of Melchizedek”;
7 who, in the days of His flesh, when He had hoffered up prayers and supplications, iwith vehement cries and tears to Him jwho was able to save Him from death, and was heard kbecause of His godly fear, 8 though He was a Son, yet He learned lobedience by the things which He suffered. 9 And mhaving been perfected, He became the author of eternal salvation to all who obey Him, 10 called by God as High Priest n“according to the order of Melchizedek,” 11 of whom owe have much to say, and hard to explain, since you have become pdull of hearing.
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