Minister in the sanctuary

One of the New Testament names of Jesus is Minister in the sanctuary. The Greek word leitourgos indicates a public servant, one who works on behalf of people. Jesus stands before God like a priest in the temple. He made the final sacrifice of Himself to atone for our sins before our heavenly Father.

Minister in the sanctuary, pictured in the Greek text of Hebrews 8:2. One of the names of Jesus.

Minister in the sanctuary, in the Greek text of Hebrews 8:2.

Minister in the sanctuary in Greek:

Tōn hagiōn leitourgos

Strong’s Concordance numbers: 40, 3011

Bible reference: Heb. 8:2 (NASB, KJV)

Now of the things which we have spoken this is the sum: We have such an high priest, who is set on the right hand of the throne of the Majesty in the heavens; a minister of the sanctuary, and of the true tabernacle, which the Lord pitched, and not man. (Hebrews 8:1-2 KJV)

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