He is the radiance of the glory of God and the exact imprint of his nature, and he upholds the universe by the word of his power. After making purification for sins, he sat down at the right hand of the Majesty on high,
As men, we tend to think we’re a big screaming deal (to quote Hobbes of Calvin and Hobbes). But we’re not. We’re not glorious, we’re not one with God, we’re not all-powerful, we’re not merciful or atoning or pure, we’re not exalted and our work is not finished. But as Christians, we serve a Lord who is all of those things, a Lord of whom we are not worthy, but who chose to make purification for our sins. And that is a big deal.