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26 He is the High Priest who perfectly fits our need—holy, without a trace of evil, without the ability to deceive, incapable of sin,[a] and exalted beyond the heavens!

27 Unlike the former high priests, he is not compelled to offer daily sacrifices. They had to bring a sacrifice first for their own sins,[b] then for the sins of the people, but he finished the sacrificial system, once and for all, when he offered himself. 28 The law appointed flawed men as high priests, but God’s promise, sealed with his oath, which succeeded the law, appoints a perfect Son who is complete forever!

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  1. Hebrews 7:26 As translated from the Aramaic. The Greek is “separate from sinners.”
  2. Hebrews 7:27 See Lev. 16:6-16.

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