Hebrews 11:2

For cby it dthe elders eobtained a good report.

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Hebrews 11:2 — The New International Version (NIV)

This is what the ancients were commended for.

Hebrews 11:2 — English Standard Version (ESV)

For by it the people of old received their commendation.

Hebrews 11:2 — New Living Translation (NLT)

Through their faith, the people in days of old earned a good reputation.

Hebrews 11:2 — The New King James Version (NKJV)

For by it the elders obtained a good testimony.

Hebrews 11:2 — New Century Version (NCV)

Faith is the reason we remember great people who lived in the past.

Hebrews 11:2 — American Standard Version (ASV)

For therein the elders had witness borne to them.

Hebrews 11:2 — 1890 Darby Bible (DARBY)

For in the power of this the elders have obtained testimony.

Hebrews 11:2 — GOD’S WORD Translation (GW)

God accepted our ancestors because of their faith. 

Hebrews 11:2 — The Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

For our ancestors won God’s approval by it.

Hebrews 11:2 — The New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Indeed, by faith our ancestors received approval.

Hebrews 11:2 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB)

For by this the people of old were approved.

Hebrews 11:2 — New International Reader’s Version (1998) (NIrV)

That is what the people of long ago were praised for.

Hebrews 11:2 — New American Standard Bible: 1995 Update (NASB95)

For by it the men of old gained approval.

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