Hebrews 7:22 American Standard Version (ASV)
by so much also hath Jesus become the surety of a better covenant.
Hebrews 7:22 New International Version (NIV)
Because of this oath, Jesus has become the guarantor of a better covenant.
Hebrews 7:20-22 The Message (MSG)
The old priesthood of Aaron perpetuated itself automatically, father to son, without explicit confirmation by God. But then God intervened and called this new, permanent priesthood into being with an added promise: God gave his word; he won’t take it back: “You’re the permanent priest.” This makes Jesus the guarantee of a far better way between us and God—one that really works! A new covenant.
Hebrews 7:22 King James Version (KJV)
By so much was Jesus made a surety of a better testament.
Hebrews 7:22 New American Standard Bible - NASB 1995 (NASB1995)
so much the more also Jesus has become the guarantee of a better covenant.
Hebrews 7:22 New Century Version (NCV)
This means that Jesus is the guarantee of a better agreement from God to his people.
Hebrews 7:22 New King James Version (NKJV)
by so much more Jesus has become a surety of a better covenant.
Hebrews 7:22 Amplified Bible (AMP)
And so [because of the oath’s greater strength and force] Jesus has become the certain guarantee of a better covenant [a more excellent and more advantageous agreement; one that will never be replaced or annulled].
Hebrews 7:22 New Living Translation (NLT)
Because of this oath, Jesus is the one who guarantees this better covenant with God.
Hebrews 7:22 The Passion Translation (TPT)
So all of this magnifies the truth that we have a superior covenant with God than what they experienced, for Jesus himself is its guarantor!