Parallel Verses

Amplified

Who by [the help of] faith subdued kingdoms, administered justice, obtained promised blessings, closed the mouths of lions,

New American Standard Bible

who by faith conquered kingdoms, performed acts of righteousness, obtained promises, shut the mouths of lions,

King James Version

Who through faith subdued kingdoms, wrought righteousness, obtained promises, stopped the mouths of lions,

Holman Bible

who by faith conquered kingdoms, administered justice, obtained promises, shut the mouths of lions,

International Standard Version

Through faith they conquered kingdoms, administered justice, received promises, shut the mouths of lions,

A Conservative Version

who, through faith, conquered kingdoms, wrought righteousness, obtained promises, closed the mouths of lions,

American Standard Version

who through faith subdued kingdoms, wrought righteousness, obtained promises, stopped the mouths of lions,

An Understandable Version

who, by [having] faith, conquered kingdoms, practiced what was right, and obtained what was promised [by God]. They shut the mouths of lions,

Anderson New Testament

who, through faith, subdued kingdoms, worked righteousness, obtained promises, closed the mouths of lions,

Bible in Basic English

Who through faith overcame kingdoms, did righteousness, got their reward, kept the mouths of lions shut,

Common New Testament

who through faith conquered kingdoms, performed acts of justice, received promises, shut the mouths of lions,

Daniel Mace New Testament

who through faith subdued kingdoms, practis'd justice, obtained what was promised, stopped the mouths of lions,

Darby Translation

who by faith overcame kingdoms, wrought righteousness, obtained promises, stopped lions' mouths,

Godbey New Testament

who through faith subdued kingdoms, wrought righteousness,

Goodspeed New Testament

who by their faith conquered kingdoms, attained uprightness, received new promises, shut the mouths of lions,

John Wesley New Testament

Who by faith subdued kingdoms, wrought righteousness, obtained promises, stopped the mouths of lions,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

who by faith won kingdoms, wrought righteousness, obtained promises, stopped the mouths of lions,

Julia Smith Translation

Who by faith subdued kingdoms, wrought justice, attained the promises, shut up the mouths of lions,

King James 2000

Who through faith subdued kingdoms, worked righteousness, obtained promises, stopped the mouths of lions,

Lexham Expanded Bible

who through faith conquered kingdoms, accomplished justice, obtained what was promised, shut the mouths of lions,

Modern King James verseion

who through faith subdued kingdoms, wrought righteousness, obtained promises, stopped the mouths of lions,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

which through faith subdued kingdoms, wrought righteousness, obtained the promises, stopped the mouths of lions,

Montgomery New Testament

who through faith conquered kingdoms, wrought righteousness, obtained promises, stopped the mouths of lions,

NET Bible

Through faith they conquered kingdoms, administered justice, gained what was promised, shut the mouths of lions,

New Heart English Bible

who, through faith subdued kingdoms, worked out righteousness, obtained promises, stopped the mouths of lions,

Noyes New Testament

who through faith subdued kingdoms, wrought righteousness, obtained promised blessings, stopped the mouths of lions,

Sawyer New Testament

who by faith subdued kingdoms, performed righteousness, obtained promises, stopped the mouths of lions,

The Emphasized Bible

Who, through faith - prevailed in contest over kingdoms, wrought righteousness, attained unto promises, shut the mouths of lions,

Thomas Haweis New Testament

who by faith vanquished kingdoms, wrought righteousness, obtained promises, stopped the mouths of lions,

Twentieth Century New Testament

By their faith they subdued kingdoms, ruled righteously, gained the fulfillment of God's promises, 'shut the mouths of lions,'

Webster

Who through faith subdued kingdoms, wrought righteousness, obtained promises, stopped the mouths of lions,

Weymouth New Testament

men who, as the result of faith, conquered whole kingdoms, brought about true justice, obtained promises from God, stopped lions' mouths,

Williams New Testament

who by their faith conquered kingdoms, administered justice, received new promises, shut the mouths of lions,

World English Bible

who, through faith subdued kingdoms, worked out righteousness, obtained promises, stopped the mouths of lions,

Worrell New Testament

who, through faith, subdued kingdoms, wrought righteousness, obtained promises, shut the mouths of lions,

Worsley New Testament

who by faith subdued kingdoms, worked righteousness, obtained promises, stopped the mouths of lions,

Youngs Literal Translation

who through faith did subdue kingdoms, wrought righteousness, obtained promises, stopped mouths of lions,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Who
ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

διά 
Dia 
by, through, with, for, for ... sake, therefore , for this cause , because,
Usage: 527

πίστις 
Pistis 
Usage: 221

καταγωνίζομαι 
Katagonizomai 
Usage: 1

βασιλεία 
Basileia 
Usage: 54

ἐργάζομαι 
Ergazomai 
Usage: 28

δικαιοσύνη 
Dikaiosune 
Usage: 83

ἐπιτυγχάνω 
Epitugchano 
Usage: 5

ἐπαγγελία 
Epaggelia 
Usage: 51

φράσσω 
Phrasso 
Usage: 2

the mouths
στόμα 
Stoma 
Usage: 63

Context Readings

Examples Of Faith In Action

32 And what shall I say further? For time would fail me to tell of Gideon, Barak, Samson, Jephthah, of David and Samuel and the prophets, 33 Who by [the help of] faith subdued kingdoms, administered justice, obtained promised blessings, closed the mouths of lions, 34 Extinguished the power of raging fire, escaped the devourings of the sword, out of frailty and weakness won strength and became stalwart, even mighty and resistless in battle, routing alien hosts.


Cross References

Judges 14:5-6

Then Samson and his father and mother went down to Timnah and came to the vineyards of Timnah. And behold, a young lion roared against him.

Joshua 6:1-13

Now Jericho [a fenced town with high walls] was tightly closed because of the Israelites; no one went out or came in.

1 Samuel 17:33-36

And Saul said to David, You are not able to go to fight against this Philistine. You are only an adolescent, and he has been a warrior from his youth.

2 Samuel 5:4-25

David was thirty years old when he began his forty-year reign.

2 Samuel 7:11-17

And as from the time that I appointed judges over My people Israel; and I will cause you to rest from all your enemies. Also the Lord declares to you that He will make for you a house:

2 Samuel 8:1-14

After this David smote the Philistines and subdued them, and he took Metheg-ammah out of the hands of the Philistines.

Psalm 18:32-34

The God who girds me with strength and makes my way perfect?

Psalm 44:2-6

You drove out the nations with Your hand and it was Your power that gave [Israel] a home by rooting out the [heathen] peoples, but [Israel] You spread out.

Psalm 91:13

You shall tread upon the lion and adder; the young lion and the serpent shall you trample underfoot.

Psalm 144:1-2

Blessed be the Lord, my Rock and my keen and firm Strength, Who teaches my hands to war and my fingers to fight -- "

Psalm 144:10

You are He Who gives salvation to kings, Who rescues David His servant from the hurtful sword [of evil].

Daniel 6:20-23

And when he came to the den and to Daniel, he cried out in a voice of anguish. The king said to Daniel, O Daniel, servant of the living God, is your God, Whom you serve continually, able to deliver you from the lions?

Galatians 3:16

Now the promises (covenants, agreements) were decreed and made to Abraham and his Seed (his Offspring, his Heir). He [God] does not say, And to seeds (descendants, heirs), as if referring to many persons, but, And to your Seed (your Descendant, your Heir), obviously referring to one individual, Who is [none other than] Christ (the Messiah).

2 Timothy 4:17

But the Lord stood by me and strengthened me, so that through me the [Gospel] message might be fully proclaimed and all the Gentiles might hear it. So I was delivered out of the jaws of the lion.

Hebrews 6:12-15

In order that you may not grow disinterested and become [spiritual] sluggards, but imitators, behaving as do those who through faith ( by their leaning of the entire personality on God in Christ in absolute trust and confidence in His power, wisdom, and goodness) and by practice of patient endurance and waiting are [now] inheriting the promises.

Hebrews 10:36

For you have need of steadfast patience and endurance, so that you may perform and fully accomplish the will of God, and thus receive and carry away [and enjoy to the full] what is promised.

Hebrews 11:4-8

[Prompted, actuated] by faith Abel brought God a better and more acceptable sacrifice than Cain, because of which it was testified of him that he was righteous [that he was upright and in right standing with God], and God bore witness by accepting and acknowledging his gifts. And though he died, yet [through the incident] he is still speaking.

Hebrews 11:17

By faith Abraham, when he was put to the test [while the testing of his faith was still in progress], had already brought Isaac for an offering; he who had gladly received and welcomed [God's] promises was ready to sacrifice his only son,

1 Peter 5:8

Be well balanced (temperate, sober of mind), be vigilant and cautious at all times; for that enemy of yours, the devil, roams around like a lion roaring [ in fierce hunger], seeking someone to seize upon and devour.

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