Love this explanation of Jesus better than the angels from Hebrews. Tough verses for the Jehovah’s Witnesses who say Jesus is Michael the angel. I believe they read the same in the JW version of the Bible, the New World Translation. Thanks Don.
As we continue through the rest of Hebrews chapter 1, the author is setting about to prove his assertions of Chris’s supremacy by comparing Him to the angels. Verses 5-13 are quotations from the Old Testament that contrast the Son with angels.
For to which of the angels did God ever say,
“You are my Son;
today I have become your Father”?
“I will be his Father,
and he will be my Son
Notice that in these words, God has a special relationship with Jesus, the relationship of Father and Son; this is quite a different relationship than that which He has with the angels. In the next verse, our author shows that at the Incarnation, the angels must worship the Son:
And again, when God brings his firstborn into the world, he says,
“Let all God’s angels worship him.”
As the chapter…
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