Hebrews Chapter 4 Young's Literal Translation

Hebrews 4:1

We may fear, then, lest a promise being left of entering into His rest, any one of you may seem to have come short,

Hebrews 4:2

for we also are having good news proclaimed, even as they, but the word heard did not profit them, not being mixed with faith in those who heard,

Hebrews 4:3

for we do enter into the rest -- we who did believe, as He said, `So I sware in My anger, If they shall enter into My rest -- ;' and yet the works were done from the foundation of the world,

Hebrews 4:4

for He spake in a certain place concerning the seventh `day' thus: `And God did rest in the seventh day from all His works;'

Hebrews 4:5

and in this `place' again, `If they shall enter into My rest -- ;'

Hebrews 4:6

since then, it remaineth for certain to enter into it, and those who did first hear good news entered not in because of unbelief --

Hebrews 4:7

again He doth limit a certain day, `To-day,' (in David saying, after so long a time,) as it hath been said, `To-day, if His voice ye may hear, ye may not harden your hearts,'

Hebrews 4:8

for if Joshua had given them rest, He would not concerning another day have spoken after these things;

Hebrews 4:9

there doth remain, then, a sabbatic rest to the people of God,

Hebrews 4:10

for he who did enter into his rest, he also rested from his works, as God from His own.

Hebrews 4:11

May we be diligent, then, to enter into that rest, that no one in the same example of the unbelief may fall,

Hebrews 4:12

for the reckoning of God is living, and working, and sharp above every two-edged sword, and piercing unto the dividing asunder both of soul and spirit, of joints also and marrow, and a discerner of thoughts and intents of the heart;

Hebrews 4:13

and there is not a created thing not manifest before Him, but all things `are' naked and open to His eyes -- with whom is our reckoning.

Hebrews 4:14

Having, then, a great chief priest passed through the heavens -- Jesus the Son of God -- may we hold fast the profession,

Hebrews 4:15

for we have not a chief priest unable to sympathise with our infirmities, but `one' tempted in all things in like manner -- apart from sin;

Hebrews 4:16

we may come near, then, with freedom, to the throne of the grace, that we may receive kindness, and find grace -- for seasonable help.