Hebrews 10:6
Good News Translation
You are not pleased with animals burned whole on the altar or with sacrifices to take away sins.

New Revised Standard Version
in burnt offerings and sin offerings you have taken no pleasure.

Contemporary English Version
No, you are not pleased with animal sacrifices and offerings for sin."

New American Bible
holocausts and sin offerings you took no delight in.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Holocausts for sin did not please thee.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Holocausts for sin did not please thee.


Hebrews 10:4 For it is impossible that with the blood of oxen and goats sin should be taken away.

Leviticus 1:1-6:7 And the Lord called Moses, and spoke to him from the tabernacle of the testimony, saying: . . .


Psalm 147:11 The Lord taketh pleasure in them that fear him: and in them that hope in his mercy.

Malachi 1:10 Who is there among you, that will shut the doors, and will kindle the fire on my altar gratis? I have no pleasure in you, saith the Lord of hosts: and I will not receive a gift of your hand.

Matthew 3:17 And behold a voice from heaven saying: This is my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased.

Ephesians 5:2 And walk in love, as Christ also hath loved us and hath delivered himself for us, an oblation and a sacrifice to God for an odour of sweetness.

Philippians 4:18 But I have all and abound: I am filled, having received from Epaphroditus the things you sent, an odour of sweetness, an acceptable sacrifice, pleasing to God.

Christ's Perfect Sacrifice
5Wherefore, when he cometh into the world he saith: Sacrifice and oblation thou wouldest not: but a body thou hast fitted to me. 6Holocausts for sin did not please thee. 7Then said I: Behold I come: in the head of the book it is written of me: that I should do thy will, O God.…
Cross References
1 Samuel 15:22
And Samuel said: Doth the Lord desire holocausts and victims, and not rather that the voice of the Lord should be obeyed? For obedience is better than sacrifices: and to hearken rather than to offer the fat or rams.

Psalm 40:6
Sacrifice and oblation thou didst not desire; but thou hast pierced ears for me. Burnt offering and sin offering thou didst not require:

Hebrews 10:5
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