Hebrews 11:38

“(Of whom the world was not worthy:) they wandered in deserts, and in mountains, and in dens and caves of the earth.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Of whome the world was not worthy: they wandered in deserts, and in mountains, and in dennes and caues of the earth.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

({men} of whom the world was not worthy), wandering in deserts and mountains and caves and holes in the ground.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

(of whom the world was not worthy), wandering in deserts and mountains and caves, and the holes of the earth.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Wandering in waste places and in mountains and in holes in the rocks; for whom the world was not good enough.
- Basic English Bible

(of whom the world was not worthy,) wandering in deserts and mountains, and [in] dens and caverns of the earth.
- Darby Bible

(Of whom the world was not worthy:) they wandered in deserts, and in mountains, and in dens and caves of the earth.
- Webster's Bible

(They were men of whom the world was not worthy.) They wandered across deserts and mountains, or hid themselves in caves and in holes in the ground.
- Weymouth Bible

(of whom the world was not worthy), wandering in deserts, mountains, caves, and the holes of the earth.
- World English Bible

to whiche the world was not worthi. Thei erriden in wildernessis, in mounteynes and dennes, and caues of the erthe.
- Wycliffe Bible

of whom the world was not worthy; in deserts wandering, and [in] mountains, and [in] caves, and [in] the holes of the earth;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Hebrews 11:38


11:38 Of whom the world was not worthy - It did not deserve so great a blessing. They wandered - Being driven out from men.


People's Bible Notes for Hebrews 11:38


Heb 11:38 Of whom the world was not worthy. When it rejects the good it shows its unworthiness. They wandered in deserts, etc. To hide from persecutors.

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