Jesus and the Levitical Priesthood ComparedWhat does the priesthood of Jesus have in common with the
priesthood of Levi? In what ways are they different?
Jesus' priesthood has elements that were shared with the
priests from the line of Levi as expounded in the Old Testament, but there were
many ways that Jesus' priesthood was different. The book of Hebrews says that
Jesus' priesthood was superior to that of the Levites. This solution compares
and contrasts the two priesthoods.