New Living Translation
Under the old covenant, the priest stands and ministers before the altar day after day, offering the same sacrifices again and again, which can never take away sins.
King James Bible
And every priest standeth daily ministering and offering oftentimes the same sacrifices, which can never take away sins:
Darby Bible Translation
And every priest stands daily ministering, and offering often the same sacrifices, which can never take away sins.
World English Bible
Every priest indeed stands day by day serving and often offering the same sacrifices, which can never take away sins,
Young's Literal Translation
and every priest, indeed, hath stood daily serving, and the same sacrifices many times offering, that are never able to take away sins.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
10:11 Every priest standeth - As a servant in an humble posture.
LibraryThe Exercise of Mercy Optional with God.
ROMANS ix. 15.--"For He saith to Moses, I will have mercy on whom I will have mercy, and I will have compassion on whom I will have compassion." This is a part of the description which God himself gave to Moses, of His own nature and attributes. The Hebrew legislator had said to Jehovah: "I beseech thee show me thy glory." He desired a clear understanding of the character of that Great Being, under whose guidance he was commissioned to lead the people of Israel into the promised land. God said to …
William G.T. Shedd—Sermons to the Natural Man
The Only Atoning Priest
Perfection in Faith
Each day you must sacrifice a young bull as a sin offering to purify them, making them right with the LORD. Afterward, cleanse the altar by purifying it; make it holy by anointing it with oil.
What can we bring to the LORD? What kind of offerings should we give him? Should we bow before God with offerings of yearling calves?
Every high priest is a man chosen to represent other people in their dealings with God. He presents their gifts to God and offers sacrifices for their sins.
There he ministers in the heavenly Tabernacle, the true place of worship that was built by the Lord and not by human hands.
If he were here on earth, he would not even be a priest, since there already are priests who offer the gifts required by the law.
The old system under the law of Moses was only a shadow, a dim preview of the good things to come, not the good things themselves. The sacrifices under that system were repeated again and again, year after year, but they were never able to provide perfect cleansing for those who came to worship.
For it is not possible for the blood of bulls and goats to take away sins.
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