Hebrews—Verbum (Digital) Study is sold through our partners at Logos.com. By purchasing from their site and downloading the platform to all your devices, you gain access to your study from your personal computer, your phone, and your tablet. You also have the opportunity to join an online study group where you can share notes and insights anytime, from anywhere. Learn more about Verbum >>Hebrews is written to Jewish converts, who, because of persecutions, as well as fear and doubts about their Christian faith, are tempted to revert back to traditional Judaism and its Temple-centered worship. This epistle aims to keep these Jewish Christians in the fold by stressing the failure of the Old Covenant; that the rituals of sacrificing animals has been replaced by the superiority of the New Covenant of Jesus Christ who is the true sacrificial lamb who shed His blood for us. The New Covenant does what the Old Covenant could not do: free us from sin.