Hebrews 11:28-38 NIV

28 By faith he kept the Passover and the sprinkling of blood, so that the destroyer1 of the firstborn would not touch the firstborn of Israel.2

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29 By faith the people passed through the Red Seaa as on dry land; but when the Egyptians tried to do so, they were drowned.3

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    • d 11:29 - That is, Sea of Reeds
      30 By faith the walls of Jericho fell, after the people had marched around them for seven days.4

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      31 By faith the prostitute Rahab, because she welcomed the spies, was not killed with those who were disobedient.b5

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      32 And what more shall I say? I do not have time to tell about Gideon,6 Barak,7 Samson,8 Jephthah,9 David,10 Samuel11 and the prophets,

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      33 who through faith conquered kingdoms,12 administered justice, and gained what was promised; who shut the mouths of lions,13

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      34 quenched the fury of the flames,14 and escaped the edge of the sword;15 whose weakness was turned to strength;16 and who became powerful in battle and routed foreign armies.17

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      35 Women received back their dead, raised to life again.18 Others were tortured and refused to be released, so that they might gain a better resurrection.

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      36 Some faced jeers and flogging,19 while still others were chained and put in prison.20

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      37 They were stonedc;21 they were sawed in two; they were put to death by the sword.22 They went about in sheepskins and goatskins,23 destitute, persecuted and mistreated--

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        • f 11:37 - Some early manuscripts "stoned; they were put to the test;"
          38 the world was not worthy of them. They wandered in deserts and mountains, and in caves24 and holes in the ground.

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