Hebrews, No, One Really Knows Who Is Or Are?

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Hebrews In the book of Hebrews, no, one really knows who is or are the authors. However, it is inclined that due to the references it makes to the letters that Apostle Paul that he was the author. Jesus ' preexistence and creatorship (Hebrews 1:1–4; Colossians 1:15–17). The giving of gifts by the Holy Spirit (Hebrews 2:4; 1 Corinthians 12:11). The humiliation of Christ (Hebrews 2:14–17; Philippians 2:5–8). The new covenant (Hebrews 8:6; 2 Corinthians 3:4–11). Later it would be challenged because Apostle Paul had a writing style that Hebrews did not have. The book of Hebrews was anonymous, had no greeting, didn 't use Jesus Christ, and the writing style was different. Hebrews was written some time before 70 A.D., because sacrificial ritual is described in the present tense and the temple, was still being used so that meant that the time frame was before the temple was destroyed. The literary genre of Hebrews is Epistle, however, some think that the book can also be considered a book of single sermons or a series of sermons. The book of Hebrew is important because it would refer to Jesus being the highest priest. (Hebrews 5:1-7:10). There is now a new covenant and traditions from old covenant are no longer due to the sacrifice that was done by God to give Jesus his son as a sacrifice. (Hebrews 8:1–13) (Hebrews 9:1–10:18) Hebrews also mentions the importance of faith and how we should live with faith. Hebrews doesn 't have main personalities as a storyline but mentions many
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