Bible: Hebrews 1:4-14

1:4 Thus he became 1  so far better than the angels as 2  he has inherited a name superior to theirs.

The Son Is Superior to Angels

1:5 For to which of the angels did God 3  ever say, “You are my son! Today I have fathered you? 4  And in another place 5  he says, 6 I will be his father and he will be my son.” 7  1:6 But when he again brings 8  his firstborn into the world, he says, “Let all the angels of God worship him! 9  1:7 And he says 10  of the angels, “He makes 11  his angels spirits and his ministers a flame of fire,” 12  1:8 but of 13  the Son he says, 14 

Your throne, O God, is forever and ever, 15 

and a righteous scepter 16  is the scepter of your kingdom.

1:9 You have loved righteousness and hated lawlessness.

So God, your God, has anointed you over your companions 17  with the oil of rejoicing.” 18 

1:10 And,

You founded the earth in the beginning, Lord, 19 

and the heavens are the works of your hands.

1:11 They will perish, but you continue.

And they will all grow old like a garment,

1:12 and like a robe you will fold them up

and like a garment 20  they will be changed,

but you are the same and your years will never run out.” 21 

1:13 But to which of the angels 22  has he ever said, “Sit at my right hand until I make your enemies a footstool for your feet? 23  1:14 Are they not all ministering spirits, sent out to serve those 24  who will inherit salvation?

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