Hebrews 5:6
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English Standard Version
as he says also in another place, “You are a priest forever, after the order of Melchizedek.”

King James Bible
As he saith also in another place, Thou art a priest for ever after the order of Melchisedec.

American Standard Version
as he saith also in another place, Thou art a priest for ever After the order of Melchizedek.

Douay-Rheims Bible
As he saith also in another place: Thou art a priest for ever, according to the order of Melchisedech.

English Revised Version
as he saith also in another place, Thou art a priest for ever After the order of Melchizedek.

Webster's Bible Translation
As he saith also in another place, Thou art a priest for ever after the order of Melchisedec.

Weymouth New Testament
as also in another passage He says, "Thou art a priest for ever, belonging to the order of Melchizedek."

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Vincent's Word Studies

Thou art a priest forever, etc.

According to this verse Christ is prophetically pointed out in Psalm 110:1-7 as an eternal priest, independent of fleshly descent, a king, and superior in dignity to the Levitical priests.

According to the order (κατὰ τὴν τάξιν)

According to the rank which Melchisedec held. Almost equals like. For Melchisedec see ch. 7.

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Thou.

Hebrews 5:10 Called of God an high priest after the order of Melchisedec.

Hebrews 6:20 Where the forerunner is for us entered, even Jesus, made an high priest for ever after the order of Melchisedec.

Hebrews 7:3,15,17,21 Without father, without mother, without descent, having neither beginning of days, nor end of life; but made like to the Son of God...

Psalm 110:4 The LORD has sworn, and will not repent, You are a priest for ever after the order of Melchizedek.

Melchisedec.

Genesis 14:18,19 And Melchizedek king of Salem brought forth bread and wine: and he was the priest of the most high God...

Cross References
Genesis 14:18
And Melchizedek king of Salem brought out bread and wine. (He was priest of God Most High.)

Psalm 110:4
The LORD has sworn and will not change his mind, "You are a priest forever after the order of Melchizedek."

Hebrews 5:10
being designated by God a high priest after the order of Melchizedek.

Hebrews 6:20
where Jesus has gone as a forerunner on our behalf, having become a high priest forever after the order of Melchizedek.

Hebrews 7:8
In the one case tithes are received by mortal men, but in the other case, by one of whom it is testified that he lives.

Hebrews 7:11
Now if perfection had been attainable through the Levitical priesthood (for under it the people received the law), what further need would there have been for another priest to arise after the order of Melchizedek, rather than one named after the order of Aaron?

Hebrews 7:17
For it is witnessed of him, "You are a priest forever, after the order of Melchizedek."

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