For we also have received the good news just as they did; but the message they heard did not benefit them, since they were not united with those who heard it in faith[a](A) (for we who have believed enter the rest), in keeping with what[b] He has said:

So I swore in My anger,
they will not enter My rest.(B)[c]

And yet His works have been finished since the foundation of the world, for somewhere He has spoken about the seventh day in this way:

And on the seventh day
God rested from all His works.(C)[d]

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  1. Hebrews 4:2 Other mss read since it was not united by faith in those who heard
  2. Hebrews 4:3 Or rest), just as
  3. Hebrews 4:3 Ps 95:11
  4. Hebrews 4:4 Gn 2:2

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