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Hebrews 11:2

Context
NET ©

For by it the people of old 1  received God’s commendation. 2 

NIV ©

This is what the ancients were commended for.

NASB ©

For by it the men of old gained approval.

NLT ©

God gave his approval to people in days of old because of their faith.

MSG ©

The act of faith is what distinguished our ancestors, set them above the crowd.

BBE ©

For by it our fathers had God’s approval.

NRSV ©

Indeed, by faith our ancestors received approval.

NKJV ©

For by it the elders obtained a good testimony.


KJV
For
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by
<1722>
it
<5026>
the elders
<4245>
obtained a good report
<3140> (5681)_.
NASB ©
For by it the men
<4245>
of old
<4245>
gained
<3140>
approval
<3140>
.
GREEK
en
<1722>
PREP
tauth
<3778>
D-DSF
gar
<1063>
CONJ
emarturhyhsan
<3140> (5681)
V-API-3P
oi
<3588>
T-NPM
presbuteroi
<4245>
A-NPM
NET © [draft] ITL
For
<1063>
by
<1722>
it
<3778>
the people of old
<4245>
received God’s commendation
<3140>
.
NET ©

For by it the people of old 1  received God’s commendation. 2 

NET © Notes

tn Or “the elders,” “the ancients.”

tn Grk “were attested,” “received commendation”; and Heb 11:4-6 shows this to be from God.



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