Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

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

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:

Amplified

Regarding this salvation, the prophets who prophesied about the grace [of God] that was intended for you, searched carefully and inquired [about this future way of 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.

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 Receiving the end of your faith, the salvation of souls. 10 For which salvation the prophets sought and inquired anxiously, they having prophesied of the grace to you: 11 Searching for whom or what time the Spirit of Christ which in them manifested, testifying beforehand the sufferings to Christ, and the glories after these.


Cross References

Matthew 13:17

For verily I say to you, that many prophets and just desired eagerly to see what ye see, and saw not; and to hear what ye hear, and heard not.

Luke 10:24

For I say to you, that many prophets and kings wished to behold what ye see, and saw not; and to hear what ye hear, and heard not.

Genesis 49:10

The rod shall not depart from Judah, and a leader from between his feet, till that Shiloh shall come: and to him the obedience of the nations.

Proverbs 2:4

If thou wilt seek her as silver, and dig for her as hidden treasure;

Daniel 2:44

And in their days that they are kings, the God of the heavens shall set up a kingdom that shall not be destroyed forever: and its kingdom shall be left to another people; it shall beat small and destroy all these kingdoms, and this shall stand forever.

Daniel 9:3

And I will give my face to Jehovah God to seek prayer and supplications, with fasting and sackcloth and ashes:

Haggai 2:7

And I shook all nations, and the desire of all nations came; and I filled this house with glory, said Jehovah of armies.

Zechariah 6:12

And say to him, saying, Thus said Jehovah of armies, saying, Behold the man, The Sprout his name; and he shall spring forth from his place and build the temple of Jehovah.

Matthew 26:24

Truly the Son of man retires as has been written concerning him; and woe to that man by whom the Son of man is delivered up! it was good for him if that man had not been born.

Luke 24:25-27

And he said to them, O ye unwise, and slow in heart to believe in all things which the prophets spake:

Luke 24:44

And he said to them, These the words which I spake to you, being yet with you, for all things must be completed, written in the law of Moses, and in the prophets, and in the Psalms, concerning me.

John 5:39

Search the writings; for ye think in them to have eternal life: and these are they testifying of me.

John 7:52

They answered and said to him, And art thou not of Galilee? Search, and see: for a prophet has not risen out of Galilee.

Acts 3:22-24

For Moses truly said to the fathers, That a prophet shall the Lord your God raise up to you from your brethren, like me; him shall ye hear according to all whatever he speak to you.

Acts 7:52

Which of the prophets did not your fathers drive out and they slew them announcing beforehand of the coming of the Just; of whom ye have now been traitors and murderers:

Acts 10:43

To him all the prophets testify, for all believing on him to receive remission of sins through his name.

Acts 13:27-29

For they dwelling in Jerusalem, and their rulers, not having known him, and the voices of the prophets which being read in every sabbath, having judged, they filled up.

Acts 17:11

And they were of more noble birth than those in Thessalonica, who received the word with all willingness, and examined the writings daily, if these things might hold thus.

Acts 28:23

And having appointed him a day, many came to him to the lodging; to whom testifying, he set forth the kingdom of God, and persuading them concerning Jesus, both from the law of Moses, and the prophets, from morn to eve.

Hebrews 11:13

According to faith died all these, not having received the promises, but having seen them from afar, and been persuaded, and having embraced, and assented that they are strangers and newly arrived from a foreign country upon earth.

Hebrews 11:40

God having foreseen something better for us, that without us they should not be completed.

1 Peter 1:11

Searching for whom or what time the Spirit of Christ which in them manifested, testifying beforehand the sufferings to Christ, and the glories after these.

2 Peter 1:19-21

And we have the prophetic word more firm; which holding to, ye do well, as to a light shining in a dusty place, even till the day shine through, and the morning star spring up in your hearts:

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