Hebrews 11 ©
The nature of faith, and its acceptableness with God, set forth in the examples of many excellent persons of old time.
bFor by it the elders obtained a good report.
By faith Noah, being warned of God of things not seen as yet, 3moved with fear, gprepared an ark to the saving of his house; by the which hhe condemned the world, and ibecame heir of the righteousness which is by faith.
pThese all died 4in faith, not having received the promises, but qhaving seen them afar off, and were persuaded of them, and embraced them, and rconfessed that they were strangers and pilgrims on the earth.
But now vthey desire a better country, that is, an heavenly: wherefore wGod is not ashamed to be called their God: xfor he hath prepared for them a city.
aAccounting that God was able to raise him up, even from the dead; from whence also he received him in a bfigure.
By faith cIsaac blessed Jacob and Esau concerning things to come.
Through faith nhe kept the passover, and the sprinkling of blood, lest he that destroyed the firstborn should touch them.
By faith pthe walls of Jericho fell down, after they were *compassed about seven days.