Parallel Bible results for Hebrews 11:13-16

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Hebrews 11:13-16

NIV 13 All these people were still living by faith when they died. They did not receive the things promised; they only saw them and welcomed them from a distance, admitting that they were foreigners and strangers on earth. NIV 13 All these people were still living by faith when they died. They did not receive the things promised; they only saw them and welcomed them from a distance, admitting that they were foreigners and strangers on earth. NIV 14 People who say such things show that they are looking for a country of their own. NIV 14 People who say such things show that they are looking for a country of their own. NIV 15 If they had been thinking of the country they had left, they would have had opportunity to return. NIV 15 If they had been thinking of the country they had left, they would have had opportunity to return. NIV 16 Instead, they were longing for a better country—a heavenly one. Therefore God is not ashamed to be called their God, for he has prepared a city for them. NIV 16 Instead, they were longing for a better country—a heavenly one. Therefore God is not ashamed to be called their God, for he has prepared a city for them.