Hebrews 11:4 Amplified Bible (AMP). And though he died, yet through [this act of] faith he still speaks. Hebrews 11:34 quenched the power of fire, escaped the edge of the sword, from weakness were made strong, became mighty in war, put foreign armies to flight. Bible > AMP > Hebrews 7 Hebrews 7 Amplified Bible: Par Melchizedek’s Priesthood Like Christ’s. A clear understanding of faith in Hebrews 11 largely depends on how we perceive the word "substance" in verse 1. Hebrews 11:5-6. 30By faith the walls of Jericho fell down after they had been encircled for seven days [by Joshua and the sons of Israel]. 1Now faith is the assurance (title deed, confirmation) of things hoped for (divinely guaranteed), and the evidence of things not seen [the conviction of their reality—faith comprehends as fact what cannot be experienced by the physical senses]. created [formed, put in order, and equipped for their intended purpose] by the word of God, so that what is seen was not made out of things which are visible. Amplified a bit further, it is that which, though unseen, exists beneath what is visible. ... 11 For the bodies of those animals whose blood is brought into the sanctuary by the high priest as an offering for sin, are burned outside the camp. even from among the dead. 7 By faith [with confidence in God and His word] Noah, being warned by God about events not yet seen, in reverence prepared an ark for the salvation of his family. Hebrews 11:11 Amplified Bible (AMP) 11 By faith even Sarah herself received the ability to conceive [a child], even [when she was long] past the normal age for it, because she considered Him who had given her the promise to be reliable and true [to His word]. 12So from one man, though he was [physically] as good as dead, were born as many descendants AS THE STARS OF HEAVEN IN NUMBER, AND INNUMERABLE AS THE SAND ON THE SEASHORE. Let us not again be laying the foundation of repentance and abandonment of dead works (dead formalism) and of the faith [by which you turned] to God, 2. 35Women received back their dead by resurrection; and others were tortured [to death], refusing to accept release [offered on the condition of denying their faith], so that they would be resurrected to a better life; 17By faith Abraham, when he was tested [that is, as the testing of his faith was still in progress], [b]offered up Isaac, and he who had received the promises [of God] was ready to sacrifice his only son [of promise]; offered up Isaac, and he who had received the promises [of God] was ready to sacrifice his only son [of promise]; For he considered [it reasonable to believe] that God was able to raise. By this [act of obedience] he condemned the world and became an heir of the righteousness which comes by faith. By faith Abraham, when he was called [by God], obeyed by going to a place which he was to receive as an inheritance; and he went, not knowing where he was going. divinely favored child; and they were not afraid of the king’s (Pharaoh’s) decree. Footnotes. ... Amplified® Bible But without faith it is impossible to please {and} be satisfactory to Him. This is what the ancients were commended for. 10For he was [waiting expectantly and confidently] looking forward to the city which has foundations, [an eternal, heavenly city] whose architect and builder is God. 12 So from one man, though he was physically as … 2. 3By faith [that is, with an inherent trust and enduring confidence in the power, wisdom and goodness of God] we understand that the worlds (universe, ages) were framed and created [formed, put in order, and equipped for their intended purpose] by the word of God, so that what is seen was not made out of things which are visible. 14Now those who say such things make it clear that they are looking for a country of their own. Red Letter. For whoever would come near to God must [necessarily] believe that God exists and that He is the rewarder of those who earnestly and diligently seek Him [out]. from which they departed [as their true home], they would have had [a continuing] opportunity to return. 37They were stoned [to death], they were sawn in two, they were lured with tempting offers [to renounce their faith], they were put to death by the sword; they went about wrapped in the skins of sheep and goats, utterly destitute, oppressed, cruelly treated your own Pins on Pinterest 32And what more shall I say? The Changeless Christ. 3 By faith [that is, with an inherent trust and enduring confidence in the power, wisdom and goodness of God] we understand that the worlds (universe, ages) were framed and created [formed, put in order, and equipped for their intended purpose] by the word of God, so that what is seen was not made out of things which are visible. Hebrews 11 11 1 NOW FAITH is the assurance (the confirmation, the title deed) of the things [we] hope for, being the proof of things [we] do not see and the conviction of their reality [faith perceiving as real fact what is not revealed to the senses]. Hebrews 6 - Amplified Bible. 1 Let love of your fellow believers continue. By faith even Sarah herself received the ability to conceive [a child], even [when she was long] past the normal age for it, because she considered Him who had given her the promise to be reliable, So from one man, though he was [physically] as good as dead, were born, and innumerable as the sand on the seashore. [c] 9 The concerns of the writer of Hebrews as outlined in vv 1-8 have not happened to the Hebrew believers and the writer does not expect them to happen. 13All these died in faith [guided and sustained by it], without receiving the [tangible fulfillment of God’s] promises, only having seen (anticipated) them and having welcomed them from a distance, and having acknowledged that they were strangers and exiles on the earth. Footnotes. Hebrews 11:1. Tools. 1. 4 Therefore, while the promise of entering His rest still remains and is freely offered today, let us fear, in case any one of you may seem to come short of reaching it or think he has come too late. Chapter 11. living in tents [as nomads] with Isaac and Jacob, who were fellow heirs of the same promise. Heb 11:1 ¶ Heb 11:1 - Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of … THEREFORE LET us go on and get past the elementary stage in the teachings and doctrine of Christ (the Messiah), advancing steadily toward the completeness and perfection that belong to spiritual maturity. For time will fail me if I tell of Gideon, Barak, Samson, Jephthah, of David and Samuel and the prophets. (people of whom the world was not worthy), wandering in deserts and mountains and [living in] caves and holes in the ground. Verse. 1 NOW FAITH is the assurance (the confirmation, [fn] the title deed) of the things [we] hope for, being the proof of things [we] do not see and the conviction of their reality [faith perceiving as real fact what is not revealed to the senses]. The Triumphs Of Faith. For that reason God is not ashamed [of them or] to be called their God [even to be surnamed their God—the God of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob]; for He has prepared a city for them. 4 By faith Abel offered to God a more acceptable sacrifice than Cain, through which it was testified of him that he was righteous (upright, in right standing with God), and God testified by accepting his gifts. By faith Moses, after his birth, was hidden for three months by his parents, because they saw he was a beautiful. Hebrews 11:2 AMP For by this [kind of] faith the men of old gained [divine] approval. By faith Isaac blessed Jacob and Esau [believing what God revealed to him], even regarding things to come. Hebrews 6 - Amplified Bible. 4 By faith Abel offered God a better sacrifice than Cain did. By faith he lived as a foreigner in the promised land, as in a strange. And though he died, yet through [this act of] faith he still speaks. Hebrews 11:5 Gen. 5:24; Hebrews 11:11 Or By faith Abraham, even though he was too old to have children—and Sarah herself was not able to conceive—was enabled to become a father because he; Hebrews 11:18 Gen. 21:12; Hebrews 11:31 Or unbelieving; Hebrews 11:37 Some early manuscripts stoning; they were put to the test; 12 So from one man, though he was [physically] as good as dead, were born as many descendants as the stars of heaven in … By faith [with confidence in God and His word] Noah, being warned. Hebrews 11:1-3 AMP - The Triumphs of Faith - Now faith is - Bible Gateway. Discover (and save!) 8By faith Abraham, when he was called [by God], obeyed by going to a place which he was to receive as an inheritance; and he went, not knowing where he was going. The world generally interprets the statements regarding Enoch being translated (as in the KJV and other translations) to mean that Enoch was taken to heaven. 4By faith Abel offered to God a more acceptable sacrifice than Cain, through which it was testified of him that he was righteous (upright, in right standing with God), and God testified by accepting his gifts. Hebrews 11 :: New King James Version (NKJV) Strong's. Hebrews 12:11 For the time being no discipline brings joy, but seems grievous and painful; but afterwards it yields a peaceable fruit of righteousness to those who have been trained by it [a harvest of fruit which | Amplified Bible, Classic Edition (AMPC) | Download The Bible App Now THEREFORE, WHILE the promise of entering His rest still holds and is offered [today], let us be afraid [[1] to distrust it], lest any of you should [2] think he has come too late and has come short of [reaching] it. 16But the truth is that they were longing for a better country, that is, a heavenly one. Hebrews 11:11 (Amplified® Bible) A.F.V A.S.V. 11 Now faith is confidence in what we hope for and assurance about what we do not see. By faith he kept the Passover and the sprinkling of the blood [on the doorposts], so that the destroyer of the firstborn would not touch them (the firstborn of Israel). 34extinguished the power of [raging] fire, escaped the edge of the sword, out of weakness were made strong, became mighty and unbeatable in battle, putting enemy forces to flight. Home > Study Desk. Read The Bible Online; Amplified© Bible; Hebrews 1 Hebrews 1. Hebrews 4 - Amplified Bible A Sabbath-Rest for the People of God. Read The Bible Online; Amplified© Bible; Hebrews 13 Hebrews 13. [Indeed, in the sense that he was prepared to sacrifice Isaac in obedience to God] Abraham did receive him back [from the dead] figuratively speaking. 18to whom it was said, “THROUGH ISAAC YOUR DESCENDANTS SHALL BE CALLED.” For that reason God is not ashamed [of them or] to be called their God [even to be surnamed their God--the God of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob]; for He has prepared a city for them. Hebrews 11:6 (Amplified® Bible) A.F.V A.S.V. 21By faith Jacob, as he was dying, blessed each of the sons of Joseph, and bowed in worship, leaning on the top of his staff. Hebrews 11:6 AMPC But without faith it is impossible to please and be satisfactory to Him. had something better for us, so that they [these men and women of authentic faith] would not be made perfect [that is, completed in Him] apart from us. For whoever would come near to God must [necessarily] believe that God exists and that He is the rewarder of those who earnestly {and} diligently seek Him [out]. But without faith it is impossible to [walk with God and] please Him, for whoever comes [near] to God must [necessarily] believe that God exists and that He rewards those who [earnestly and diligently] seek Him. God’s Final Word in His Son. 11 And we desire for each one of you to show the same diligence [all the way through] so as to realize and enjoy the full assurance of hope until the end, 12 so that you will not be [spiritually] sluggish, but [will instead be] imitators of those who through faith [lean on God with absolute trust and confidence in Him and in His power] and by patient endurance [even when suffering] are [now] inheriting the promises. By faith he left Egypt, being unafraid of the wrath of the king; for he endured [steadfastly], as seeing Him who is unseen. Read the Bible Murdock Translation Hebrews 11:24. By faith Rahab the prostitute was not destroyed along with those who were disobedient, because she had welcomed the spies [sent by the sons of Israel] in peace. 4 Therefore, while the promise of entering His rest still remains and is freely offered today, let us fear, in case any one of you may seem to come short of reaching it or think he has come too late. 2 This is what the ancients were commended for. Discover (and save!) 7By faith [with confidence in God and His word] Noah, being warned by God about events not yet seen, in reverence prepared an ark for the salvation of his family. 4 By faith Abel brought God a better offering than Cain did. Hebrews 11 1 Now faith is being sure of what we hope for and certain of what we do not see. In Greek, it is hypostasis, literally "a standing under. 1Let love of your fellow believers continue. Copyright © 2015 by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, CA 90631. Bible > AMP > Hebrews 6 Hebrews 6 Amplified Bible: Par The Peril of Falling Away. 3 By faith [that is, with an inherent trust and enduring confidence … Jump to: Bible Study Tools; Parallel Bible Verse; Bible Contextual Overview; Bible Cross-References; Gill's Bible Notes; Barnes' Bible Notes ; Bible Study Resources. 12 Therefore Jesus also suffered and died outside the [city] gate so that He might sanctify and set apart for God as holy the people [who believe] through [the shedding of] His own blood. those men and women who were faithful to God before the old covenant and those faithful to God after its establishment, those mentioned in this chapter. 2. But without faith it is impossible to please and be satisfactory to Him. And what more shall I say? Christ [that is, the rebuke he would suffer for his faithful obedience to God] to be greater wealth than all the treasures of Egypt; for he looked ahead to the reward [promised by God]. 33who by faith [that is, with an enduring trust in God and His promises] subdued kingdoms, administered justice, obtained promised blessings, closed the mouths of lions, Hebrews 11:2 I.e. 39And all of these, though they gained [divine] approval through their faith, did not receive [the fulfillment of] what was promised, [Indeed, in the sense that he was prepared to sacrifice Isaac in obedience to God] Abraham did receive him back [from the dead] figuratively speaking. about events not yet seen, in reverence prepared an ark for the salvation of his family. For whoever would come near to God must [necessarily] believe that God exists and that He is the rewarder of those who earnestly and diligently seek Him [out]. 19For he considered [it reasonable to believe] that God was able to raise Isaac even from among the dead. By faith the walls of Jericho fell down after they had been encircled for seven days [by Joshua and the sons of Israel]. By this [act of obedience] he condemned the world and became an heir of the righteousness which comes by faith. Hebrews 10 Amplified Bible, Classic Edition (AMPC). Jesus, The Example. your own Pins on Pinterest 31By faith Rahab the prostitute was not destroyed along with those who were disobedient, because she had welcomed the spies [sent by the sons of Israel] in peace. 1. Hebrews 11 - Amplified Bible Faith in Action. 28By faith he kept the Passover and the sprinkling of the blood [on the doorposts], so that the destroyer of the firstborn would not touch them (the firstborn of Israel). Read The Bible Online; Amplified© Bible; Hebrews 12 Hebrews 12. 26He considered the reproach of the [c]Christ [that is, the rebuke he would suffer for his faithful obedience to God] to be greater wealth than all the treasures of Egypt; for he looked ahead to the reward [promised by God]. Hebrews 11:7 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] Hebrews 11:7, NIV: "By faith Noah, when warned about things not yet seen, in holy fear built an ark to save his family.By his faith he condemned the world and became heir of the righteousness that is in keeping with faith." [d] 16 Or Him who is greater. Now faith is the assurance (title deed, confirmation) of things hoped for (divinely guaranteed), and the evidence of things not seen [the conviction of their reality—faith comprehends as fact what cannot be experienced by the physical senses]. By faith Abel offered to God a more acceptable sacrifice than Cain, through which it was testified of him that he was righteous (upright, in right standing with God), and God testified by accepting his gifts. Hebrews 10 Amplified Bible: Par One Sacrifice of Christ Is Sufficient. ... 11-17. Hebrews 11:12 AMP - So from one man, though he was - Bible Gateway So from one man, though he was [physically] as good as dead, were born as many descendants AS THE STARS OF HEAVEN IN NUMBER, AND INNUMERABLE AS THE SAND ON THE SEASHORE. Click the Bible for the all new StudyLight.org!! Feb 17, 2019 - This Pin was discovered by Sydney Wildeboer. KJV (Narrated) NKJV (Narrated) NKJV (Dramatized) NLT (Dramatized) NIV (Narrated) NIV (Dramatized) NASB (Narrated) RVR60 (Español) By Faith We Understand . who by faith [that is, with an enduring trust in God and His promises] subdued kingdoms, administered justice, obtained promised blessings, closed the mouths of lions, extinguished the power of [raging] fire, escaped the edge of the sword, out of weakness were made strong, became mighty. They were stoned [to death], they were sawn in two, they were lured with tempting offers [to renounce their faith], they were put to death by the sword; they went about wrapped in the skins of sheep and goats, utterly destitute, oppressed, cruelly treated. The Triumphs Of Faith. By faith Joseph, when he was dying, referred to [the promise of God for] the exodus of the sons of Israel [from Egypt], and gave instructions concerning [the burial of] his bones [in the land of the promise]. Read The Bible Online; Amplified© Bible; Hebrews 11 Hebrews 11. NOW FAITH is the assurance (the confirmation, [1] the title deed) of the things [we] hope for, being the proof of things [we] do not see and the conviction of their reality [faith perceiving as real fact what is not revealed to the senses]. For he was [waiting expectantly and confidently] looking forward to the city which has foundations, [an eternal, heavenly city] whose architect and builder is God. those men and women who were faithful to God before the old covenant and those faithful to God after its establishment, those mentioned in this chapter. 1 For since the Law has only a shadow [just a pale representation] of the good things to come--not the very image of those things--it can never, by offering the same sacrifices continually year after year, make perfect those who approach [its altars]. I.e. But the truth is that they were longing for a better country, that is, a heavenly one. Hebrews 11:1 AMP Now faith is the assurance (title deed, confirmation) of things hoped for (divinely guaranteed), and the evidence of things not seen [the conviction of their reality—faith comprehends as fact what cannot be experienced by the physical senses]. those men and women who were faithful to God before the old covenant and those faithful to God after its establishment, those mentioned in this chapter. NOW FAITH is the assurance (the confirmation, [1] the title deed) of the things [we] hope for, being … THEREFORE LET us go on and get past the elementary stage in the teachings and doctrine of Christ (the Messiah), advancing steadily toward the completeness and perfection that belong to spiritual maturity. And all of these, though they gained [divine] approval through their faith, did not receive [the fulfillment of] what was promised. 38 But the just shall live by faith [My righteous servant shall live [ f]by his conviction respecting man’s relationship to God and divine things, and holy fervor born of faith and conjoined with it]; and if he draws back and shrinks in fear, My soul has no delight or pleasure in him. 9By faith he lived as a foreigner in the promised land, as in a strange land, living in tents [as nomads] with Isaac and Jacob, who were fellow heirs of the same promise. 36and others experienced the trial of mocking and scourging [amid torture], and even chains and imprisonment. 2 For if it were otherwise, would [these sacrifices] not have stopped being offered? 1. 33 Who by [the help of] faith subdued kingdoms, administered justice, obtained promised blessings, closed the mouths of lions, . because he preferred to endure the hardship of the people of God rather than to enjoy the passing pleasures of sin. 22By faith Joseph, when he was dying, referred to [the promise of God for] the exodus of the sons of Israel [from Egypt], and gave instructions concerning [the burial of] his bones [in the land of the promise]. 12 So then, strengthen hands that are weak and knees that tremble. Hebrews 11:25. Paragraph. 301 24By faith Moses, when he had grown up, refused to be called the son of Pharaoh’s daughter, 1 Now faith is the assurance (title deed, confirmation) of things hoped for (divinely guaranteed), and the evidence of things not seen [the conviction of their reality—faith comprehends as fact what cannot be experienced by the physical senses]. 2. 29By faith the people [of Israel] crossed the Red Sea as though they were passing through dry land; but when the Egyptians attempted it they were drowned. 2 For by [faith— [fn] trust and holy fervor born of faith] the men of old had divine testimony borne to them and obtained a good report. The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, CA 90631, All rights reserved. Hebrews 11. 20By faith Isaac blessed Jacob and Esau [believing what God revealed to him], even regarding things to come. Bible > AMP > Hebrews 10 Hebrews 10 Amplified Bible: Par One Sacrifice of Christ Is Sufficient. The author is probably suggesting two things here: 1) Moses’ reproach was like what was endured by Jesus in His suffering and death, and 2) Moses’ reproach was for the sake of Christ. "A more complex definition is "that which underlies what is apparent." Hebrews 12 Amplified Bible ... 11 For the time being no discipline brings joy, but seems sad and painful; yet to those who have been trained by it, afterwards it yields the peaceful fruit of righteousness [right standing with God and a lifestyle and attitude that seeks conformity to God’s will and purpose]. By faith [that pleased God] Enoch was caught up. 6But without faith it is impossible to [walk with God and] please Him, for whoever comes [near] to God must [necessarily] believe that God exists and that He rewards those who [earnestly and diligently] seek Him. 1 Now faith is the assurance (title deed, confirmation) of things hoped for (divinely guaranteed), and the evidence of things not seen [the conviction of their reality--faith comprehends as fact what cannot be experienced by the physical senses]. That is simply untrue, as it contradicts other scriptures. Listen to the Bible. The Amplified Bible Hebrews 11:2 For by [faith-- trust and holy fervor born of faith] the men of old had divine testimony borne to them and obtained a good report. By faith Moses, when he had grown up, refused to be called the son of Pharaoh’s daughter. 5By faith [that pleased God] Enoch was caught up and taken to heaven so that he would not have a glimpse of death; AND HE WAS NOT FOUND BECAUSE GOD HAD TAKEN HIM; for even before he was taken [to heaven], he received the testimony [still on record] that he had walked with God and pleased Him. Footnotes. 1Now faith is the assurance (title deed, confirmation) of things hoped for (divinely guaranteed), and the evidence of things not seen [the conviction of their reality--faith comprehends as fact what cannot be experienced by the physical senses]. And though he died, yet through [this act of] faith he still speaks. For whoever would come near to God must [necessarily] believe that God exists and that He is the rewarder of those who earnestly and diligently seek Him [out].