And strip Aaron of his garments, and put them upon Eleazar his son: and Aaron shall be gathered unto his people, and shall die there.
"The holy garments of Aaron shall be for his sons after him, to be anointed in them and ordained in them.
The son who is priest in his place shall wear them seven days, when he comes into the tent of meeting to minister in the holy place.
and I will clothe him with your robe, and will bind your girdle on him, and will commit your authority to his hand; and he shall be a father to the inhabitants of Jerusalem and to the house of Judah.
And I will place on his shoulder the key of the house of David; he shall open, and none shall shut; and he shall shut, and none shall open.
Now if perfection had been attainable through the Levit'ical priesthood (for under it the people received the law), what further need would there have been for another priest to arise after the order of Melchiz'edek, rather than one named after the order of Aaron?
The former priests were many in number, because they were prevented by death from continuing in office;
but he holds his priesthood permanently, because he continues for ever.