Parallel Verses

Amplified

The prophets, who prophesied of the grace (divine blessing) which was intended for you, searched and inquired earnestly about this salvation.

New American Standard Bible

As to this salvation, the prophets who prophesied of the grace that would come to you made careful searches and inquiries,

King James Version

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

Holman Bible

Concerning this salvation, the prophets who prophesied about the grace that would come to you searched and carefully investigated.

International Standard Version

Even the prophets, who prophesied about the grace that was to be yours, carefully researched and investigated this salvation.

A Conservative Version

About which salvation the prophets sought and searched diligently. Men who prophesied about the grace for you,

American Standard Version

Concerning which salvation the prophets sought and searched diligently, who prophesied of the grace that'should come unto you:

An Understandable Version

The prophets [of old], who spoke of this salvation, asked about and searched diligently concerning the unearned favor [God provided] for you people.

Anderson New Testament

Concerning which salvation the prophets that prophesied of the grace that should be for you, did inquire, and search diligently,

Bible in Basic English

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;

Common New Testament

As to this salvation, the prophets who prophesied of the grace that would come to you inquired and searched carefully,

Daniel Mace New Testament

'Twas this salvation, that employ'd the most profound enquiries of those, who predicted the dispensation that was to be in your behalf:

Darby Translation

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

Godbey New Testament

Concerning which salvation the prophets, who prophesied concerning the grace towards you, sought out and investigated,

Goodspeed New Testament

About this salvation the prophets who prophesied of the blessing that was destined for you made the most careful investigation,

John Wesley New Testament

who prophesied of the grace of God toward you.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Of which saving health the prophets, (who prophesied of the grace that was to come in you) have enquired and searched diligently;

Julia Smith Translation

For which salvation the prophets sought and inquired anxiously, they having prophesied of the grace to you:

King James 2000

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

Lexham Expanded Bible

Concerning this salvation, the prophets who prophesied about the grace meant for you sought and made careful inquiry,

Modern King James verseion

About which salvation the prophets sought out and searched out, prophesying concerning the grace for you;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Of which salvation have the prophets enquired, and searched, which prophesied of the grace that should come unto you;

Moffatt New Testament

Even prophets have searched and inquired about that salvation, the prophets who prophesied of the grace that was meant for you;

Montgomery New Testament

Concerning this salvation the Prophets who prophesied regarding the grace intended for you, diligently sought and searched.

NET Bible

Concerning this salvation, the prophets who predicted the grace that would come to you searched and investigated carefully.

New Heart English Bible

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

Noyes New Testament

Concerning which salvation the prophets sought earnestly and searched earnestly, who prophesied of the grace that was to come to you;

Sawyer New Testament

Concerning which salvation the prophets also who prophesied concerning the grace [bestowed] on us inquired diligently and sought,

The Emphasized Bible

Concerning which salvation, prophets - who concerning the favour for you, did prophesy - sought out and searched out,

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Concerning which salvation the prophets eagerly sought and diligently inquired, who prophesied of the grace which is come to you:

Twentieth Century New Testament

It was this Salvation that the Prophets, who spoke long ago of the blessing intended for you, sought, and strove to comprehend;

Webster

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

Weymouth New Testament

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.

Williams New Testament

Even the prophets, who prophesied about the spiritual blessing meant for you, made careful investigations and persistent research about this salvation,

World English Bible

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

Worrell New Testament

concerning which salvation the prophets earnestly sought and diligently searched, who prophesied of the grace that would come to you;

Worsley New Testament

concerning which salvation the prophets, who prophesied of the grace to be conferred on you, enquired and diligently sought after it:

Youngs Literal Translation

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

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Of
περί 
Peri 
Usage: 254

ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

σωτηρία 
Soteria 
Usage: 43

the prophets
προφήτης 
Prophetes 
Usage: 105

ἐκζητέω 
Ekzeteo 
Usage: 5

and

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

ἐξερευνάω 
Exereunao 
Usage: 1

προφητεύω 
Propheteuo 
Usage: 24

of
περί 
Peri 
Usage: 254

the grace
χάρις 
Charis 
Usage: 151

εἰς 
Eis 
into, to, unto, for, in, on, toward, against,
Usage: 1267

Devotionals

Devotionals about 1 Peter 1:10

Images 1 Peter 1:10

Prayers for 1 Peter 1:10

Context Readings

A New Birth To A Living Hope

9 [At the same time] you receive the result (outcome, consummation) of your faith, the salvation of your souls. 10 The prophets, who prophesied of the grace (divine blessing) which was intended for you, searched and inquired earnestly about this salvation. 11 They sought [to find out] to whom or when this was to come which the Spirit of Christ working within them was indicating when He predicted the sufferings of Christ and the glories that should follow [them].


Cross References

Matthew 13:17

Truly I tell you, many prophets and righteous men [men who were upright and in right standing with God] yearned to see what you see, and did not see it, and to hear what you hear, and did not hear it.

Luke 10:24

For I tell you that many prophets and kings longed to see what you see and they did not see it, and to hear what you hear and they did not hear it.

Genesis 49:10

The scepter or leadership shall not depart from Judah, nor the ruler's staff from between his feet, until Shiloh [the Messiah, the Peaceful One] comes to Whom it belongs, and to Him shall be the obedience of the people.

Proverbs 2:4

If you seek [Wisdom] as for silver and search for skillful and godly Wisdom as for hidden treasures,

Daniel 2:44

And in the days of these [final ten] kings shall the God of heaven set up a kingdom which shall never be destroyed, nor shall its sovereignty be left to another people; but it shall break and crush and consume all these kingdoms and it shall stand forever.

Daniel 9:3

And I set my face to the Lord God to seek Him by prayer and supplications, with fasting and sackcloth and ashes;

Haggai 2:7

And I will shake all nations and the desire and the precious things of all nations shall come in, and I will fill this house with splendor, says the Lord of hosts.

Zechariah 6:12

And say to him, Thus says the Lord of hosts: [You, Joshua] behold (look at, keep in sight, watch) the Man [the Messiah] whose name is the Branch, for He shall grow up in His place and He shall build the [true] temple of the Lord.

Matthew 26:24

The Son of Man is going just as it is written of Him; but woe to that man by whom the Son of Man is betrayed! It would have been better (more profitable and wholesome) for that man if he had never been born!

Luke 24:25-27

And [Jesus] said to them, O foolish ones [sluggish in mind, dull of perception] and slow of heart to believe (adhere to and trust in and rely on) everything that the prophets have spoken!

Luke 24:44

Then He said to them, This is what I told you while I was still with you: everything which is written concerning Me in the Law of Moses and the Prophets and the Psalms must be fulfilled.

John 5:39

You search and investigate and pore over the Scriptures diligently, because you suppose and trust that you have eternal life through them. And these [very Scriptures] testify about Me!

John 7:52

They answered him, Are you too from Galilee? Search [the Scriptures yourself], and you will see that no prophet comes (will rise to prominence) from Galilee.

Acts 3:22-24

Thus Moses said to the forefathers, The Lord God will raise up for you a Prophet from among your brethren as [He raised up] me; Him you shall listen to and understand by hearing and heed in all things whatever He tells you.

Acts 7:52

Which of the prophets did your forefathers not persecute? And they slew those who proclaimed beforehand the coming of the Righteous One, Whom you now have betrayed and murdered -- "

Acts 10:43

To Him all the prophets testify (bear witness) that everyone who believes in Him [who adheres to, trusts in, and relies on Him, giving himself up to Him] receives forgiveness of sins through His name.

Acts 13:27-29

For those who dwell in Jerusalem and their rulers, because they did not know or recognize Him or understand the utterances of the prophets which are read every Sabbath, have actually fulfilled these very predictions by condemning and sentencing [Him].

Acts 17:11

Now these [Jews] were better disposed and more noble than those in Thessalonica, for they were entirely ready and accepted and welcomed the message [ concerning the attainment through Christ of eternal salvation in the kingdom of God] with inclination of mind and eagerness, searching and examining the Scriptures daily to see if these things were so.

Acts 28:23

So when they had set a day with him, they came in large numbers to his lodging. And he fully set forth and explained the matter to them from morning until night, testifying to the kingdom of God and trying to persuade them concerning Jesus both from the Law of Moses and from the Prophets.

Hebrews 11:13

These people all died controlled and sustained by their faith, but not having received the tangible fulfillment of [God's] promises, only having seen it and greeted it from a great distance by faith, and all the while acknowledging and confessing that they were strangers and temporary residents and exiles upon the earth.

Hebrews 11:40

Because God had us in mind and had something better and greater in view for us, so that they [these heroes and heroines of faith] should not come to perfection apart from us [before we could join them].

1 Peter 1:11

They sought [to find out] to whom or when this was to come which the Spirit of Christ working within them was indicating when He predicted the sufferings of Christ and the glories that should follow [them].

2 Peter 1:19-21

And we have the prophetic word [made] firmer still. You will do well to pay close attention to it as to a lamp shining in a dismal (squalid and dark) place, until the day breaks through [the gloom] and the Morning Star rises ( comes into being) in your hearts.

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