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Hebrews 5:1-14

5  Πᾶς Every γὰρ forἀρχιερεὺς chief priestἐξ out ofἀνθρώπων menλαμβανόμενος being takenὑπὲρ overἀνθρώπων menκαθίσταται is being set downτὰ the (things)πρὸς towardτὸν theθεόν, God,ἵνα in order thatπροσφέρῃ he may bear towardδῶρά giftsτε andκαὶ andθυσίας sacrificesὑπὲρ overἁμαρτιῶν, sins, 2  μετριοπαθεῖν to feel measuredly δυνάμενος being ableτοῖς to the (ones)ἀγνοοῦσι being ignorantκαὶ andπλανωμένοις being made to errἐπεὶ sinceκαὶ alsoαὐτὸς heπερίκειται is being surroundedἀσθένειαν, weakness, 3  καὶ and δι’ throughαὐτὴν itὀφείλει, he is owing,καθὼς according asπερὶ aboutτοῦ theλαοῦ, people,οὕτως thusκαὶ alsoπερὶ aboutἑαυτοῦ himselfπροσφέρειν to be bearing towardπερὶ aboutἁμαρτιῶν. sins. 4  καὶ And οὐχ notἑαυτῷ to himselfτις anyoneλαμβάνει is receivingτὴν theτιμήν, honor,ἀλλὰ butκαλούμενος (one) being calledὑπὸ byτοῦ theθεοῦ, God,καθώσπερ according as evenκαὶ also᾿Ααρών. Aaron. 5  Οὕτως Thus καὶ alsotheχριστὸς Christοὐχ notἑαυτὸν himselfἐδόξασεν he glorifiedγενηθῆναι to becomeἀρχιερέα, chief priest,ἀλλ’ butthe (one)λαλήσας having spokenπρὸς towardαὐτόν himΥἱός Sonμου of meεἶ areσύ, you,ἐγὼ Iσήμερον todayγεγέννηκά I have generatedσε· you; 6  καθὼς according as καὶ alsoἐν inἑτέρῳ differentλέγει he is sayingΣὺ Youἱερεὺς priestεἰς intoτὸν theαἰῶνα ageκατὰ according toτὴν theτάξιν lineupΜελχισεδέκ. of Melchizedek. 7  ὃς Who ἐν inταῖς theἡμέραις daysτῆς of theσαρκὸς fleshαὐτοῦ, of him,δεήσεις supplicationsτε andκαὶ andἱκετηρίας petitionsπρὸς towardτὸν the (one)δυνάμενον being ableσώζειν to be savingαὐτὸν himἐκ out ofθανάτου deathμετὰ withκραυγῆς outcryἰσχυρᾶς strongκαὶ andδακρύων tearsπροσενέγκας having borne towardκαὶ andεἰσακουσθεὶς having been heard intoἀπὸ fromτῆς theεὐλαβείας, holding well, 8  καίπερ and-even ὢν beingυἱός, Son,ἔμαθεν he learnedἀφ’ fromὧν which (things)ἔπαθεν he sufferedτὴν theὑπακοήν, obedience, 9  καὶ and τελειωθεὶς having been perfectedἐγένετο he becameπᾶσιν to allτοῖς the (ones)ὑπακούουσιν obeyingαὐτῷ to himαἴτιος (one) causingσωτηρίας of salvationαἰωνίου, everlasting, 10  προσαγορευθεὶς having been addressed ὑπὸ byτοῦ theθεοῦ Godἀρχιερεὺς chief priestκατὰ according toτὴν theτάξιν lineupΜελχισεδέκ. of Melchizedek. 11  Περὶ About οὗ whomπολὺς muchἡμῖν to ustheλόγος wordκαὶ andδυσερμήνευτος hard to interpretλέγειν, to be saying,ἐπεὶ sinceνωθροὶ sluggishγεγόνατε YOU have becomeταῖς to theἀκοαῖς· hearings; 12  καὶ and γὰρ forὀφείλοντες (ones) being owingεἶναι to beδιδάσκαλοι teachersδιὰ throughτὸν theχρόνον, time,πάλιν againχρείαν needἔχετε YOU are havingτοῦ of theδιδάσκειν to be teachingὑμᾶς YOUτινὰ someoneτὰ theστοιχεῖα elementary thingsτῆς of theἀρχῆς beginningτῶν of theλογίων little wordsτοῦ of theθεοῦ, God,καὶ andγεγόνατε YOU have becomeχρείαν needἔχοντες (ones) havingγάλακτος, of milk,οὐ notστερεᾶς of solidτροφῆς. nourishment. 13  πᾶς Everyone γὰρ forthe (one)μετέχων partakingγάλακτος of milkἄπειρος untestedλόγου of wordδικαιοσύνης, of righteousness,νήπιος babeγάρ forἐστιν· he is; 14  τελείων of perfect (ones) δέ butἐστιν istheστερεὰ solidτροφή, nourishment,τῶν of the (ones)διὰ throughτὴν theἕξιν useτὰ theαἰσθητήρια sense organsγεγυμνασμένα having been trained (like gymnast)ἐχόντων havingπρὸς towardδιάκρισιν distinguishingκαλοῦ of fine (thing)τε andκαὶ andκακοῦ. bad (thing).