Hebrews 11:34-40 NIV

34 quenched the fury of the flames,1 and escaped the edge of the sword;2 whose weakness was turned to strength;3 and who became powerful in battle and routed foreign armies.4

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35 Women received back their dead, raised to life again.5 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,6 while still others were chained and put in prison.7

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37 They were stoneda;8 they were sawed in two; they were put to death by the sword.9 They went about in sheepskins and goatskins,10 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 caves11 and holes in the ground.

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      39 These were all commended12 for their faith, yet none of them received what had been promised.13

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          40 God had planned something better for us so that only together with us14 would they be made perfect.15

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