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Hebrews 8

Before we start with chapter 8 we need to review a bit about chapter 7.
Hebrews 7:1 This Melchizedek was king of Salem and priest of God Most High. He met Abraham returning from the defeat of the kings and blessed him, 2 and Abraham gave him a tenth of everything. First, the name Melchizedek means “king of righteousness”; then also, “king of Salem” means “king of peace.”
The “king of righteousness” can also be applied to Jesus Christ as can“king of peace.” This is makes Melchizedeka Christ like figure.
3 Without father or mother, without genealogy, without beginning of days or end of life, resembling the Son of God, he remains a priest forever.
Now Jesus had parents and a genealogy but he was not a Levite he was from the house of Judah so he was not a priest by works of the law and neither was Mel. In fact the house of Levi didn’t exist when Mel was a Priest.

6 This man, however, did not trace his descent from Levi, yet he collected a tenth from Abraham and blessed him who had the promise…