Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

And all these, having gained approval through their faith, did not receive what was promised,

King James Version

And these all, having obtained a good report through faith, received not the promise:

Holman Bible

All these were approved through their faith, but they did not receive what was promised,

International Standard Version

All these people won approval for their faith but they did not receive what was promised,

A Conservative Version

And all these, having been well reported through faith, did not receive the promise,

American Standard Version

And these all, having had witness borne to them through their faith, received not the promise,

Amplified

And all of these, though they won divine approval by [means of] their faith, did not receive the fulfillment of what was promised,

An Understandable Version

And all of these people were commended [by God] for their faith, yet did not receive [all of] what was promised to them,

Anderson New Testament

And all these, having obtained a good reputation by faith, received not the promise,

Bible in Basic English

And not one of these got the good things of the agreement, though they all had a good record through faith,

Common New Testament

And all these, though well attested by their faith, did not receive what was promised,

Daniel Mace New Testament

Tho' these were all celebrated for their faith, they did not receive the reward that was promised:

Darby Translation

And these all, having obtained witness through faith, did not receive the promise,

Godbey New Testament

And all these, having received the witness of the spirit through faith, did not obtain the promise:

Goodspeed New Testament

Yet though they all gained God's approval by their faith, they none of them received what he had promised,

John Wesley New Testament

And all these having obtained a good testimony thro' faith,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And these all, approved by testimony of faith, received not the promise,

Julia Smith Translation

And these all, having been testified of by faith, received not the promise:

King James 2000

And these all, having obtained a good report through faith, received not the promise:

Lexham Expanded Bible

And [although they] all were approved through their faith, they did not receive what was promised,

Modern King James verseion

And these all, having obtained a good report through faith, did not receive the promise,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And these all, through faith, obtained good report, and received not the promise;

Moffatt New Testament

They all won their record for faith, but the Promise they did not obtain.

Montgomery New Testament

Yet, though these all had witness borne to them by their faith, they received not the promise;

NET Bible

And these all were commended for their faith, yet they did not receive what was promised.

New Heart English Bible

These all, having had testimony given to them through their faith, did not receive the promise,

Noyes New Testament

And these all, having obtained a good report through faith, received not the promised blessing,

Sawyer New Testament

And none of these who became martyrs through faith received the promise,

The Emphasized Bible

And, these all, though they obtained witness through their faith, yet bare not away, the promise:

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And these all though having obtained a testimony by faith, received not the promise:

Twentieth Century New Testament

Yet, though they all won renown by their faith, they did not obtain the final fulfillment of God's promise;

Webster

And these all, having obtained a good report through faith, received not the promise:

Weymouth New Testament

And although by their faith all these people won God's approval, none of them received the fulfilment of His great promise;

Williams New Testament

Though all these people by their faith won God's approval, yet none of them received what He had promised,

World English Bible

These all, having had testimony given to them through their faith, didn't receive the promise,

Worrell New Testament

And these all, having received a good report through faith, obtained not the promise;

Worsley New Testament

And these all, though they obtained an honorable testimony by faith, yet received not the promise;

Youngs Literal Translation

and these all, having been testified to through the faith, did not receive the promise,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
οὗτος οὗτοι αὕτη αὕται 
Houtos 
this, these, he, the same, this man, she, they,
Usage: 258

πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

μαρτυρέω 
Martureo 
Usage: 58

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

πίστις 
Pistis 
Usage: 221

κολυμβάω 
Komizo 
Usage: 10

not
οὐ 
Ou 
not, no, cannot ,
Usage: 1032

Devotionals

Devotionals containing Hebrews 11:39

References

American

Hastings

Images Hebrews 11:39

Prayers for Hebrews 11:39

Context Readings

Examples Of Faith In Action

38 (men of whom the world was not worthy), wandering in deserts and mountains and caves and holes in the ground. 39 And all these, having gained approval through their faith, did not receive what was promised, 40 because God had provided something better for us, so that apart from us they would not be made perfect.


Cross References

Hebrews 11:13

All these died in faith, without receiving the promises, but having seen them and having welcomed them from a distance, and having confessed that they were strangers and exiles on the earth.

Hebrews 11:2

For by it the men of old gained approval.

1 Peter 1:12

It was revealed to them that they were not serving themselves, but you, in these things which now have been announced to you through those who preached the gospel to you by the Holy Spirit sent from heaven--things into which angels long to look.

Luke 10:23-24

Turning to the disciples, He said privately, "Blessed are the eyes which see the things you see,



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