NIV: This is what the ancients were commended for.
NAS: For by it the men of old gained approval.
KJV: For by it the elders obtained a good report.
GWT: God accepted our ancestors because of their faith.
ASV: For therein the elders had witness borne to them.
BBE: For by it our fathers had God's approval.
DBY: For in the power of this the elders have obtained testimony.
DRB: For by this the ancients obtained a testimony.
WBS: For by it the elders obtained a good report.
WEB: For by this, the elders obtained testimony.
YLT: for in this were the elders testified of;
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