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.

Discussion for 1 Peter 1

  • A disciple
    Amen Servant! In this, Peter's First General Epistle, the Spirit is especially teaching on how we are to conduct ourselves as Christians in the present evil world, and about the temptations and trials which are sent for our proving and growth and development, in order to be good and faithful witnesses of God's holy Glad Tidings of Christ; and thereby making us fit for His Presence without fear.
  • Servant of God
    Peter lays out that we must obey thr truth, and hear the Prophets which foretold the coming of God's Christ and his resurrection, which was the fulfillment of our faith that God is within the body and not of the body. We are to endure the trial of faith which invariably occurs in our time on earth for how we do, how we conduct ourselves here dictates how we spend eternity, and our clothing there
  • A disciple
    "Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, which according to HIS ABUNDANT MERCY begat us again into living hope, by the again-rising of Jesus Christ from death," All that Jesus is, all that He said and did, all His prayers for us, did the Father answer in Jesus' rising again from dead. The words and deeds shall be for ever and all that for now opposes shall be conquered and removed.
  • Son of David
    Peter teaches that Faith isn't something to have but something thst is evolved thru purification of fiery temptation, but the knowledge of the truth that Jesus,the Christ (because Christ wasn't a name butan office)came in the flesh and taught an advanced class in Religion,revealing the existence of God, and certified his thesis by returning in Transfiguration as a testament, so sealing our fate
  • Steve morrow
    1 PETER 1:2 ELECT ACCORDING TO THE FOREKNOELEDGE OF GOD THE FATHER THROUGH --- SANCTIFICATION OF THE SPIRIT --- UNTO OBEDIENCE AND SPRINKLING OF THE BLOOD OF JESUS CHRIST GRACE UNTO YOU AND PEACE BE MULTIPLIED ACTS 20:32 AND NOW BRETHREN I COMMEND YOU TO GOD --- AND TO THE WORD OF HIS GRACE --- WHICH IS ABLE TO BUILD YOU UP AND TO GIVE AN INHERITANCE AMONG ALL THEM --- WHICH ARE SANCTIFIED ---
  • William
    The only way to tell God thank you or to be assured that I have truly been forgiven and saved by Christ is to be holy in ALL in all manner of conduct

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