Hebrews 11 Bible Study Questions

Hebrews 11 Bible Study Questions

  1. How is faith described in verses 1-3?
  2. What types of visible things of this world tend to compete with Christ as a source of confidence and trust?
  3. What does it mean to live by faith? Why is action a necessary part of genuine faith?
  4. What is the difference between optimism and true biblical faith?
  5. Considering the examples given in verses 4-38, what types of things were believers enabled to do because of their faith?
  6. Of the people mentioned in verses 32-28, how did they suffer for their faith? What can be learned from them to help us persevere in faith through our suffering?
  7. Which of the great men and women mentioned in the “hall of faith” especially inspires you and why?

Application 

  1. How has faith enabled me to turn away from the approval of the world and seek the approval of God?  What areas might I need God to help me to seek his approval more?
  2. What am I looking forward to in faith regarding the future?
  3. What has God allowed in my life that has grown my faith the most?