but by precious blood like that of an unblemished and spotless lamb, namely Christ.
But now in Christ Jesus you who used to be far away have been brought near by the blood of Christ. 1
And both the tabernacle and all the utensils of worship he likewise sprinkled with blood.
Indeed according to the law almost everything was purified with blood, and without the shedding of blood there is no forgiveness.
And he did not enter to offer 1 himself again and again, the way the high priest enters the sanctuary year after year with blood that is not his own,
And you say, ‘If we had lived in the days of our ancestors, 1 we would not have participated with them in shedding the blood of the prophets.’
God publicly displayed 1 him 2 at his death 3 as the mercy seat 4 accessible through faith. 5 This was to demonstrate 6 his righteousness, because God in his forbearance had passed over the sins previously committed. 7
In the same way, he also took the cup after supper, saying, “This cup is the new covenant in my blood. Do this, every time you drink it, in remembrance of me.”
and from Jesus Christ – the faithful 1 witness, 2 the firstborn from among the dead, the ruler over the kings of the earth. To the one who loves us and has set us free 3 from our sins at the cost of 4 his own blood
Jesus Christ is the one who came by water and blood – not by the water only, but by the water and the blood. And the Spirit is the one who testifies, because 1 the Spirit is the truth.
They were singing a new song: 1 “You are worthy to take the scroll and to open its seals because you were killed, 2 and at the cost of your own blood 3 you have purchased 4 for God persons 5 from every tribe, language, 6 people, and nation.
So 1 I said to him, “My lord, you know the answer.” 2 Then 3 he said to me, “These are the ones who have come out of the great tribulation. They 4 have washed their robes and made them white in the blood of the Lamb!
The 1 first angel blew his trumpet, and there was hail and fire mixed with blood, and it was thrown at the earth so that 2 a third of the earth was burned up, a third of the trees were burned up, and all the green grass was burned up.