Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
1 Peter 1:11
Attempting to see what sort of time the Spirit of Christ which was in them was pointing to, when it gave witness to the pains which Christ would undergo and the glories which would come after them.
If you are looking for her as for silver, and searching for her as for stored-up wealth;
And turning my face to the Lord God, I gave myself up to prayer, requesting his grace, going without food, in haircloth and dust.
You make search in the holy Writings, in the belief that through them you get eternal life; and it is those Writings which give witness about me.
This was their answer: And do you come from Galilee? Make search and you will see that no prophet comes out of Galilee.
Now these were more noble than the Jews of Thessalonica, for they gave serious attention to the word, searching in the holy Writings every day, to see if these things were so.