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Scripture in Letters - Hebrews

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  • Scripture Text Cited, Date of Letter or NA ( Not Available)
  • Text from Letter Itself
  • Number of Letter
  • Recipient of Letter
Woman of the Word
Biography of Mother Theresa
Create A Retreat
Scripture in Letters
Scripturre in Fr Job Letters
Later SSND Documents
Reflections on Translations

Audio of obtaining letters
Text of obtaining letters

Hebrews 12:2 February 21, 1863

Do not let Jesus out of your sight.

#3508 Postulants of Temesvar

Hebrews 12:2 March 3, 1863

Keep your eyes and your hearts steadily on Jesus.

#3520 Novices of Gorizia

Hebrews 12:2 1866-7

With our eyes directed toward Jesus.

#4104 Congregation


Hebrews 13:14 1859

Truly we have not here a lasting dwelling. Our true fatherland, our patria, is in heaven.

#3006 Entire Congregation in America

Hebrews 13:14-16 March 3, 1863

Furthermore, none of us have a permanent home here. Our true home and country lies in heaven.

#3520 Novices of Gorizia


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