1. Structure and outline

The way in which Hebrews 5:1–10 relates to the preceding

Hebrews 5:1–10 (ESV)

1 For every high priest chosen from among men is appointed to act on behalf of men in relation to God, to offer gifts and sacrifices for sins.

Hebrews 5:1–10 underscores the admonition of Hebrews 4:16 to draw near to God’s throne.1