Melchizedek was a priest of God way before God established the priesthood through Aaron or Levi (Genesis 14:18-20).
There was no geneology for Melchizedek.
The Jews were very careful in keeping records of their genealogies. The traced back to Abraham as the founding father.
The priest would receive tithes from people rather then inheriting the land.
The one who gives the blessing is greater then the person who receives it.
The Law was given to the the Jews. The purpose of the law was to show that we can’t hope to approach God on our righteousness (Galatians 3:24).
We have no place to boast of ourselves since we came to God by our faith in Jesus (Galatians 6:14).
We need to obey and please God because we love him, not because of the Law (1 Corinthians 6:12).
God’s oath made the new covenant through Jesus. The new covenant is based on what Jesus did. It’s based on His love and faithfulness, not our works (Hebrews 9:13-14). Jesus is our forever high priest.
Anyone can receive the salvation through Jesus. Jesus stands before God and intercedes for us (Romans 8:31-34).
Jesus is made higher then the heavens (John 17:5).
Read: Hebrews 8
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To Be Continued Tuesday, February 7th…………..