Hebrews 11:27

“By faith he forsook Egypt, not fearing the wrath of the king: for he endured, as seeing him who is invisible.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

By faith hee forsooke Egypt, not fearing the wrath of the king: for he indured, as seeing him who is inuisible.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

By faith he left Egypt, not fearing the wrath of the king; for he endured, as seeing Him who is unseen.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

By faith he forsook Egypt, not fearing the wrath of the king: for he endured, as seeing him who is invisible.
- American Standard Version (1901)

By faith he went out of Egypt, not being turned from his purpose by fear of the wrath of the king; for he kept on his way, as seeing him who is unseen.
- Basic English Bible

By faith he left Egypt, not fearing the wrath of the king; for he persevered, as seeing him who is invisible.
- Darby Bible

By faith he forsook Egypt, not fearing the wrath of the king: for he endured, as seeing him who is invisible.
- Webster's Bible

Through faith he left Egypt, not being frightened by the king's anger; for he held on his course as seeing the unseen One.
- Weymouth Bible

By faith, he left Egypt, not fearing the wrath of the king; for he endured, as seeing him who is invisible.
- World English Bible

Bi feith he forsook Egipt, and dredde not the hardynesse of the king; for he abood, as seinge hym that was vnuysible.
- Wycliffe Bible

by faith he left Egypt behind, not having been afraid of the wrath of the king, for, as seeing the Invisible One -- he endured;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Hebrews 11:27


11:27 By faith he left Egypt - Taking all the Israelites with him. Not then fearing the wrath of the king - As he did many years before, #Ex 2:14|. #Ex 14:15|, &c.


People's Bible Notes for Hebrews 11:27


Heb 11:27 By faith he forsook Egypt. The Exodus was all an achievement of faith. Not fearing the wrath of the king. It was faith that made Moses disdain the king's wrath. He endured, as seeing him who is invisible. The unseen God was present with him by faith and his support gave strength to endure all.

Discussion for Hebrews 11:27

  • FRANK TORITSEJU for verse 27
    This verse of scripture actually portray a practical life of faith, it shows two value, the king and the invisible God, but Moses choose to follow the pat of the invisible God and did not allow the wrath of the king to stop him in pursuing this purpose.
  • FRANK TORITSEJU for verse 27
    This verse of scripture actually portray a practical life of faith, it shows two value, the king and the invisible God, but Moses choose to follow the pat of the invisible God and did not allow the wrath of the king to stop him in pursuing this purpose.

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