Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

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

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:

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:

Amplified

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

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 because you are receiving the goal of your faith, the salvation of your souls. 10 Concerning this salvation, the prophets who prophesied about the grace that would come to you searched and carefully investigated. 11 They inquired into what time or what circumstances the Spirit of Christ within them was indicating when He testified in advance to the messianic sufferings and the glories that would follow.


Cross References

Matthew 13:17

For I assure you: Many prophets and righteous people longed to see the things you see yet didn’t see them; to hear the things you hear yet didn’t hear them.

Luke 10:24

For I tell you that many prophets and kings wanted to see the things you see yet didn’t see them; to hear the things you hear yet didn’t hear them.”

Genesis 49:10

The scepter will not depart from Judah
or the staff from between his feet
until He whose right it is comes
and the obedience of the peoples belongs to Him.

Proverbs 2:4

if you seek it like silver
and search for it like hidden treasure,

Daniel 2:44

“In the days of those kings, the God of heaven will set up a kingdom that will never be destroyed, and this kingdom will not be left to another people. It will crush all these kingdoms and bring them to an end, but will itself endure forever.

Daniel 9:3

So I turned my attention to the Lord God to seek Him by prayer and petitions, with fasting, sackcloth, and ashes.

Haggai 2:7

I will shake all the nations so that the treasures of all the nations will come, and I will fill this house with glory,” says the Lord of Hosts.

Zechariah 6:12

You are to tell him: This is what the Lord of Hosts says: Here is a man whose name is Branch; He will branch out from His place and build the Lord’s temple.

Matthew 26:24

The Son of Man will go just as it is written about Him, but woe to that man by whom the Son of Man is betrayed! It would have been better for that man if he had not been born.”

Luke 24:25-27

He said to them, “How unwise and slow you are to believe in your hearts all that the prophets have spoken!

Luke 24:44

Then He told them, “These are My words that I spoke to you while I was still with you—that everything written about Me in the Law of Moses, the Prophets, and the Psalms must be fulfilled.”

John 5:39

You pore over the Scriptures because you think you have eternal life in them, yet they testify about Me.

John 7:52

“You aren’t from Galilee too, are you?” they replied. “Investigate and you will see that no prophet arises from Galilee.”

Acts 3:22-24

Moses said:The Lord your God will raise up for you a Prophet like me from among your brothers. You must listen to Him in everything He will say to you.

Acts 7:52

Which of the prophets did your fathers not persecute? They even killed those who announced beforehand the coming of the Righteous One, whose betrayers and murderers you have now become.

Acts 10:43

All the prophets testify about Him that through His name everyone who believes in Him will receive forgiveness of sins.”

Acts 13:27-29

For the residents of Jerusalem and their rulers, since they did not recognize Him or the voices of the prophets that are read every Sabbath, have fulfilled their words by condemning Him.

Acts 17:11

The people here were more open-minded than those in Thessalonica, since they welcomed the message with eagerness and examined the Scriptures daily to see if these things were so.

Acts 28:23

After arranging a day with him, many came to him at his lodging. From dawn to dusk he expounded and witnessed about the kingdom of God. He tried to persuade them concerning Jesus from both the Law of Moses and the Prophets.

Hebrews 11:13

These all died in faith without having received the promises, but they saw them from a distance, greeted them, and confessed that they were foreigners and temporary residents on the earth.

Hebrews 11:40

since God had provided something better for us, so that they would not be made perfect without us.

1 Peter 1:11

They inquired into what time or what circumstances the Spirit of Christ within them was indicating when He testified in advance to the messianic sufferings and the glories that would follow.

2 Peter 1:19-21

So we have the prophetic word strongly confirmed. You will do well to pay attention to it, as to a lamp shining in a dismal place, until the day dawns and the morning star rises in your hearts.

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