New Living Translation
Women received their loved ones back again from death. But others were tortured, refusing to turn from God in order to be set free. They placed their hope in a better life after the resurrection.
King James Bible
Women received their dead raised to life again: and others were tortured, not accepting deliverance; that they might obtain a better resurrection:
Darby Bible Translation
Women received their dead again by resurrection; and others were tortured, not having accepted deliverance, that they might get a better resurrection;
World English Bible
Women received their dead by resurrection. Others were tortured, not accepting their deliverance, that they might obtain a better resurrection.
Young's Literal Translation
Women received by a rising again their dead, and others were tortured, not accepting the redemption, that a better rising again they might receive,
Hebrews 11:35 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
11:35 Women - Naturally weak. Received their dead - Children. Others were tortured - From those who acted great things the apostle rises higher, to those who showed the power of faith by suffering. Not accepting deliverance - On sinful terms. That they might obtain a better resurrection - An higher reward, seeing the greater their sufferings the greater would be their glory. 1Kin 17:22; 2Kin 4:35
I do think this triumph of faith over sin is not the least here recorded, but that if there be any superiority ascribable to any one of faith's exploits, this is, in some sense, the greatest of all. What! faith, didst thou fight with hideous lust? What! wouldst thou struggle with the fiery passion which sendeth forth flame from human breasts? What! wouldst thou touch with thy hallowed fingers foul and bestial debauchery? "Yea," says faith, "I did encounter this abomination of iniquity; I delivered …
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 3: 1857
Noah's Faith, Fear, Obedience, and Salvation
The Best Strengthening Medicine
1 Kings 17:22
The LORD heard Elijah's prayer, and the life of the child returned, and he revived!
1 Kings 17:23
Then Elijah brought him down from the upper room and gave him to his mother. "Look!" he said. "Your son is alive!"
2 Kings 4:36
Then Elisha summoned Gehazi. "Call the child's mother!" he said. And when she came in, Elisha said, "Here, take your son!"
2 Kings 4:37
She fell at his feet and bowed before him, overwhelmed with gratitude. Then she took her son in her arms and carried him downstairs.
Jump to PreviousAccept Accepted Accepting Alive Attacked Better Cruelly Dead Dear Death Deliverance Desire Free Life Obtain Offered Ones Others Raised Received Refused Refusing Release Released Resurrection Rise Secure Themselves Torture Women
Jump to NextAccept Accepted Accepting Alive Attacked Better Cruelly Dead Dear Death Deliverance Desire Free Life Obtain Offered Ones Others Raised Received Refused Refusing Release Released Resurrection Rise Secure Themselves Torture Women
LinksHebrews 11:35 NIV
Hebrews 11:35 NLT
Hebrews 11:35 ESV
Hebrews 11:35 NASB
Hebrews 11:35 KJV
Hebrews 11:35 Bible Apps
Hebrews 11:35 Biblia Paralela
Hebrews 11:35 Chinese Bible
Hebrews 11:35 French Bible
Hebrews 11:35 German Bible
Hebrews 11:35 Commentaries