-------------------- Pentateuch Ultimately, of course, the author was the Holy Spirit (2 Pet. Hebrews 6, Spurgeon's Verse Expositions of the Bible, One of over 110 Bible commentaries freely available, this commentary is from the most widely read and often quoted preacher in history, Charles Haddon Spurgeon Read Numbers 15:30–31. As they confronted this possibility, the Hebrews were tempted to cast aside any identification with Christ. The Gospels You cannot go wrong with MacArthur’s commentary as your first commentary on Hebrews. Dr. John MacArthur has been pastor of Grace Community Church in Los Angeles since 1969. Note: MLA no longer requires the URL as part of their citation standard. Those who belong to the New Covenant dwell in a completely new and heavenly atmosphere, they worship a heavenly Savior, have a heavenly calling, receive a heavenly gift, are citizens of a heavenly country, look forward to a heavenly Jerusalem, and have their very names written in heaven. The first of these sections is exposition and the second exhortation. Pauline Epistles GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation. The third group addressed were Jewish unbelievers who were not convinced of the gospel’s truth but had had some exposure to it. Please try again. Share this page using one of these tools: Email / username or password was incorrect! It looks like WhatsApp is not installed on your phone. In 10:26, the reference once again is to apostate Christians, not to genuine believers who are often incorrectly thought to lose their salvation because of their sins. Emphases on the Levitical priesthood and on sacrifices, as well as the absence of any reference to the Gentiles, support the conclusion that a community of Hebrews was the recipient of the epistle. This project is unparalleled in our times, and John MacArthur has produced a masterful commentary series that demands attention and deserves a place in every preacher's library. Some had the means to make regular pilgrimages to the temple in Jerusalem. in the resource materials are not necessarily affirmed, in total, by this ministry. The letter was written to give them encouragement and confidence in Christ, their Messiah and High-Priest. The epistle to the Hebrews is a study in contrast, between the imperfect and incomplete provisions of the Old Covenant, given under Moses, and the infinitely better provisions of the New Covenant offered by the perfect High-Priest, God’s only Son and the Messiah, Jesus Christ. Since the text and audio content provided by BLB represent a Wisdom Literature John MacArthur's commentaries on the New Testament (and how I long for him to do the same with the Old) are one of my favorite sets. General Epistles Most people in the world have no experience of lasting joy in their lives. John MacArthur (b. Coming tonight to our first in the series of the book of Hebrews, I have titled the book the Superiority or the Preeminence of Jesus Christ. Those exhortations are given in the form of 6 warnings: Another significant aspect of this epistle is its clear exposition of selected OT passages. The superior worth and dignity of Christ above Moses is shown. A list of the best commentaries on Hebrews ranked by scholars, journal reviews, and site users. John has also written several bestselling books, including The MacArthur Study … Johannine Writings Thus the recipients could have been in a church outside Judea and Galilee or in a church in those areas, but established among people in the generation following those who had been eyewitnesses of Christ. A deep and informative study on Hebrews, and also easy-to-understand explanations and comparisons of old and new testament scriptures. 11, 14, 15, 27, 28). Individual instructors or editors may still require the use of URLs. [Note: E.g, John MacArthur, Faith Works, pp37-54.] Israel’s sin had continually interrupted God’s fellowship with His chosen and covenant people, Israel. The MacArthur New Testament Commentary series continues to be one of today's top-selling commentary series. Minor Prophets Minor Prophets 1939) is a Calvinist theologian, author, editor, and teacher.He is a popular conference speaker and the president of both The Master's College and The Master's Seminary. They may have considered demoting Christ from God’s Son to a mere angel. Passwords should have at least 6 characters. This epistle’s title bears the traditional Greek title, “To the Hebrews,” which was attested by at least the second century A.D. The Blue Letter Bible ministry and the BLB Institute hold to the historical, Commentaries on Hebrews. Title When the various NT books were formally brought together into one collection shortly after A.D. 100, the titles were added for convenience. The New Testament Since the temple was destroyed by General (later Emperor) Titus Vespasian in A.D. 70, the epistle must have been written prior to that date. There was a problem loading your book clubs. Blue Letter Bible offers several daily devotional readings in order to help you refocus on Christ and the Gospel of His peace and righteousness. John 3:16, Jesus faith love), The Whole Bible Daily devotional with John Piper. -------------------- This epistle is more than a doctrinal treatise, however. The MacArthur New Testament Commentary is nothing less than a library of faithful exegesis and exposition. -------------------- Luke-Acts Historical Books His absolute supremacy overshadows all else and demands the worship and allegiance of every individual. All rights reserved. Pentateuch Historical Books Luke-Acts It gave me new understanding and appreciation of the writing ability of the author of Hebrews, and also, a great appreciation of John MacArthur's diligence in research. Continues to be one of these tools: Email / username or password was incorrect lest any should short. Is nothing less than a library of faithful exegesis and exposition: Email / username or password was!. 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