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Sunday School Lesson, Outline

January 18 Lesson 7 JESUS’ INTERCESSION FOR US
DEVOTIONAL READING: Psalm 107:1–15 BACKGROUND SCRIPTURE: Hebrews 4:14–5:10

HEBREWS 4:14–16

14 Seeing then that we have a great high priest, that is passed into the heavens, Jesus the Son of God, let us hold fast our profession.
15 For we have not an high priest which cannot be touched with the feeling of our infirmities; but was in all points tempted like as we are, yet without sin.
16 Let us therefore come boldly unto the throne of grace, that we may obtain mercy, and find grace to help in time of need.


HEBREWS 5:1–10
1 For every high priest taken from among men is ordained for men in things pertaining to God, that he may offer both gifts and sacrifices for sins:
2 Who can have compassion on the ignorant, and on them that are out of the way; for that he himself also is compassed with infirmity.
3 And by reason hereof he ought, as for the people, so also for himself, to offer for sins.
4 And no man taketh this honour unto himself, but he that is ca…

Sunday School Lesson

Lesson for January 18 Jesus’ Intercession for Us Hebrews 4:14–5:10 This treatment of the International Sunday School Lesson is written by Sam E. Stone, former editor of CHRISTIAN STANDARD. It is published in the January 11 issue of The Lookout magazine, and is also available online at www.lookoutmag.com. ______ By Sam E. Stone  The writer of Hebrews reminded Jewish Christians of the new dispensation’s superiority to the old. The role of the high priest was a position familiar to all Jews. The title first occurred in Leviticus 21:10, where it was used to designate Aaron and his successors. Christians have but one who serves in this capacity—Jesus (Hebrews 2:17). He always stands ready to help us.
A Sympathetic High Priest | Hebrews 4:14-16 Jesus has already been identified with the role of great high priest in Hebrews3:1. Each year on the Day of Atonement, the Jews had seen their high priest go alone into the Most Holy Place to offer sacrifices, first for his own sins, then for those of all t…

United Methodist Revised Common Lectionary

SUNDAY, JANUARY 18, 2015 | EPIPHANY
SECOND SUNDAY AFTER THE EPIPHANY
YEAR B

Old Testament 1 Samuel 3:1–10 (11–20)
Psalm       Psalm 139:1–6, 13–18 (UMH 854)
New Testament 1 Corinthians 6:12–20
 Gospel John 1:43–51


Vanderbilt Divinity Library. United Methodist Revised Common Lectionary. Bellingham, WA: Logos Bible Software, 2009. Print.

The Episcopal Church

SUNDAY, JANUARY 18, 2015 | EPIPHANY
SECOND SUNDAY AFTER EPIPHANY
YEAR 1
On the same date: Confession of St. Peter

Psalms (Morning)       Psalm 148,149, 150
Psalms (Evening)       Psalm 114, 115
Old Testament Isaiah 43:14–44:5
New Testament Hebrews 6:17–7:10
Gospel John 4:27–42


The Episcopal Church. Book of Common Prayer Lectionary. Bellingham, WA: Logos Bible Software, 2010. Print.

Lutheran Service Book Three Year Lectionary

SUNDAY, JANUARY 18, 2015 | EPIPHANY
SECOND SUNDAY AFTER THE EPIPHANY
YEAR B
On the same date: The Confession of St. Peter

Old Testament1 Samuel 3:1–10 (11–20)
Psalm       Psalm 139:1–10
Epistle 1 Corinthians 6:12–20
Gospel John 1:43–51


Lutheran Service Book Three Year Lectionary. Bellingham, WA: Logos Bible Software, 2009. Print.

Revised Common Lectionary

SUNDAY, JANUARY 18, 2015 | EPIPHANY
SECOND  SUNDAY AFTER THE EPIPHANY
YEAR B

             Old Testament  1 Samuel 3:1–10 (11–20)
Psalm       Psalm 139:1–6, 13–18
New Testament1 Corinthians 6:12–20
Gospel John 1:43–51


Revised Common Lectionary. Bellingham, WA: Logos Bible Software, 2009. Print.