Hebrews 11

  1. What is being sure of what we hope for?
    Faith (11:1)
  2. Who were commended for their faith?
    The ancients (11:2)
  3. By what do we understand that the universe was formed at God's command?
    Faith (11:3)
  4. What did Abel offer God?
    A better sacrifice than Cain did (11:4)
  5. Whom had God taken away?
    Enoch (11:5)
  6. Why is it impossible to please God without faith?
    Because anyone who comes to him must believe that God exists and that he rewards those who earnestly seek him. (11:6)
  7. When did Noah build an ark to save his family?
    When warned about things not yet seen (11:7)
  8. When did Abraham obey and go by faith?
    When called to go to a place he would later receive as his inheritance (11:8)
  9. Who were heirs with Abraham of the same promise?
    Isaac and Jacob (11:9)
  10. What city's architect and builder is God?
    The city with foundations (11:10)
  11. What was Abraham enabled to become even though he was past age?
    A father (11:11)
  12. How countless are the descendants that came from this one man?
    As countless as the sand on the seashore (11:12)
  13. What were as countless as the sand on the seashore?
    Abraham’s descendants (11:12)
  14. Where were all these people aliens and strangers?
    On earth (11:13)
  15. For what are people who say such things looking?
    A country of their own (11:14)
  16. When would they have had opprotunity to return?
    If they had been thinking of the country they had left (11:15)
  17. For what were they longing?
    A better country – a heavenly one (11:16)
  18. Who was about to sacrifice his one and only son?
    He who had received the promises {or Abraham} (11:17)
  19. Through whom will Abraham's offspring be reckoned?
    Isaac (11:18)
  20. What had God said would be reckoned through Isaac?
    Abraham’s offspring (11:18)
  21. Who reasoned that God could raise the dead?
    Abraham (11:19)
  22. In regard to what did Isaac bless Jacob and Esau?
    Their future (11:20)
  23. Who were blessed in regard to their future?
    Jacob and Esau (11:20)
  24. How did Jacob worship by faith when he was dying?
    As he leaned on the top of his staff (11:21)
  25. About what did Joseph give instructions?
    His bones (11:22)
  26. Who hid Moses for three months after he was born?
    His parents (11:23)
  27. When did Moses refuse to be known as the son of Pharaoh's daughter?
    When he had grown up (11:24)
  28. What did Moses choose?
    To be mistreated along with the people of God rather than enjoy the pleasures of sin for a short time (11:25)
  29. Who was looking ahead to his reward?
    Moses (11:26)
  30. Why did Moses persevere?
    Because he saw him who is invisible (11:27)
  31. By what did Moses keep the passover and the sprinkling of blood?
    Faith (11:28)
  32. Who passed through the Red Sea as on dry land by faith?
    The {Israelite} people (11:29)
  33. When did the walls of Jericho fall?
    After the people had marched around them for seven days (11:30)
  34. Whom did Rahab welcome?
    The spies (11:31)
  35. Why was Rahab not killed with those who were disobedient?
    Because she welcomed the spies (11:31)
  36. About whom do I not have time to tell?
    Gideon, Barak, Samson, Jephthah, David, Samuel, and the prophets (11:32)
  37. What were conquered through faith?
    Kingdoms (11:33)
  38. What was turned to strength?
    Weakness (11:34)
  39. What did women receive back?
    Their dead {raised to life again} (11:35)
  40. What did some face?
    Jeers and flogging (11:36)
  41. How did they go about?
    In sheepskins and goatskins, destitute, persecuted, and mistreated (11:37)
  42. Where did they wander?
    In deserts and mountains, and in caves and holes in the ground (11:38)
  43. What did none of them receive?
    What had been promised (11:39)
  44. What has God planned?
    Something better for us so that only together with us would they be made perfect (11:40)
  45. Recite Hebrews 11:1      
    Now faith is being sure of what we hope for and certain of what we do not see.
  46. Recite Hebrews 11:3      
     By faith we understand that the universe was formed at God's command, so that what is seen was not made out of what was visible.
  47. Recite Hebrews 11:6      
    And without faith it is impossible to please God, because anyone who comes to him must believe that he exists and that he rewards those who earnestly seek him.
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