Jesus shows us how to endure.
Published June 22nd, 2019
Main point summary
Heb 12:1-2 arc Let us run with endurance by looking to Jesus because He endured the cross.
Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses,
Because we are being surrounded (pres. ptc.) by so great a cloud of witnesses,
let us also lay aside every weight,
and having laid aside (aor. ptc.) every weight,
and w sin which clings so closely,
and sin which clings so closely,
and x let us run y with endurance the race that is z set before us,
let us run with endurance the race that is set before us,
looking to Jesus,
by looking to Jesus,
the founder and perfecter of our faith,
that is , the one who is the founder and perfecter of our faith,
a who for the joy that was set before him
because, in order to obtain the joy that was set before Him,
endured the cross,
Jesus endured the cross
despising b the shame,
by disregarding the shame,
and c is seated at the right hand of the throne of God.
and now is seated at the right hand of the throne of God.