20 And it was not without an oath! Others became priests without any oath, 21 but he became a priest with an oath when God said to him:

‘The Lord has sworn
    and will not change his mind:
    “You are a priest for ever.”’[a]

22 Because of this oath, Jesus has become the guarantor of a better covenant.

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  1. Hebrews 7:21 Psalm 110:4