1 Peter 1:10

“Of which salvation the prophets have enquired and searched diligently, who prophesied of the grace that should come unto you:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Of which saluation the Prophets haue inquired, and searched diligently, who prophesied of the grace that should come vnto you,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

As to this salvation, the prophets who prophesied of the grace that {would come} to you made careful searches and inquiries,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Concerning which salvation the prophets sought and searched diligently, who prophesied of the grace that `should come' unto you:
- American Standard Version (1901)

For the prophets who gave the news of the grace which would come to you, made search with all care for knowledge of this salvation;
- Basic English Bible

Concerning which salvation prophets, who have prophesied of the grace towards you, sought out and searched out;
- Darby Bible

Concerning which salvation the prophets have inquired and searched diligently, who prophesied of the grace that should come to you:
- Webster's Bible

There were Prophets who earnestly inquired about that salvation, and closely searched into it--even those who spoke beforehand of the grace which was to come to you.
- Weymouth Bible

Concerning this salvation, the prophets sought and searched diligently, who prophesied of the grace that would come to you,
- World English Bible

Of which helthe profetis souyten, and enserchiden, that profecieden of the grace to comyng in you,
- Wycliffe Bible

concerning which salvation seek out and search out did prophets who concerning the grace toward you did prophecy,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Peter 1:10


1:10 Of which salvation - So far beyond all that was experienced under the Jewish dispensation. The very prophets who prophesied long ago of the grace of God toward you - Of his abundant, overflowing grace to be bestowed on believers under the Christian dispensation. Inquired - Were earnestly inquisitive. And searched diligently - Like miners searching after precious ore, after the meaning of the prophecies which they delivered.


People's Bible Notes for 1 Peter 1:10


1Pe 1:10 Of which salvation the prophets have enquired and searched diligently. This passage implies that the prophets used words and symbols, at the dictation of the Spirit, of which they did not comprehend the full meaning.

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