Theme, Chapter Titles, and Chapter Summaries 2013 Update, Tod Kennedy Hebrews Theme. Jesus Christ, the Father’s Son, is superior to angels, Moses, the Levitical priesthood, the tabernacle, the Levitical sacrifices, and the Old Covenant, and is the leader of a better way of life. The author exhorts the believers of the first century and then…

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2009 Hebrews Study—Main Points to Emphasize Tod Kennedy, June-July, 2009 1. Christ the Son, chapters 1-4 Main points to emphasize in Hebrew 1 Jesus is the final personal revelation of God and as such he is the only one worthy of our complete faith, confidence, loyalty, and service. He is God. He is maintains the…

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Hebrews class 3, Hebrews chapter 1 January 21, 2009 Second edition. These notes will be revised as needed. Tod Kennedy The Father speaks through the Son Main points to emphasize in Hebrew 1 Jesus is the final personal revelation of God and as such he is the only one worthy of our complete faith, confidence,…

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Hebrews class 4, Hebrews chapter 2 January 28, 2009 Tod Kennedy The Father honors the Son Main points to emphasize in Hebrew 2 Do not drift away from and neglect what we have heard from the Father through the Son because if disobedience to the law brought penalty, so will disobedience to the New Testament…

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Hebrews class 5, Hebrews chapter 3, Revised February 4, 2009 These notes will be revised as needed Tod Kennedy Main points to emphasize in Hebrew 3 We are to carefully think about the apostle and high priest of our confession, Jesus Christ and hold to what we say we believe in order to faithfully serve…

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Hebrews class 6, Hebrews chapter 4 These notes will be revised as needed February 11, 2009 Tod Kennedy Main points to emphasize in Hebrew 4 We need to be alert to believe and apply God’s good news promises so that we will enter and experience the calming rest that He has for us. When we…

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Hebrews class 7, Hebrews chapter 5, Jesus Christ is our high priest February 18, 2009 Revised February 23, 2009 Tod Kennedy Main points to emphasize in Hebrew 5 A high priest is the one who offers sacrifices for people. He must be human and he must be called by God to be a high priest.…

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Hebrews classes 8-9, Hebrews chapter 6, Trust Christ alone Tod Kennedy, February 25 and March 4, 2009 Since this is such a crucial chapter in the entire argument of Hebrews I have written up more extensive notes. For those of you who want the “bottom line” without the support, I suggest you read the outline…

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Hebrews class 10, Hebrews chapter 7, Melchizedek priesthood of Jesus Christ is better Tod Kennedy, March 18, 2009, edited July 24, 2018 Main points to emphasize in Hebrew 7 Jesus’ priesthood is of the Melchizedek kind and is therefore much better than the Aaron-Levitical priesthood. Jesus’ priesthood replaced the Levitical priesthood and so the Levitical…

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Hebrews chapter 8, class 11, Jesus Christ is the high priest mediator of a new and better covenant March 25, 2009 Tod Kennedy Main points to emphasize in Hebrew 8 Jesus is our high priest and is now seated at the right hand of God. Jesus, our high priest, serves in the true tabernacle which…

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