Parallel Verses

NET Bible

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

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.

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.

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,

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 attaining the goal of your faith -- the salvation of your souls. 10 Concerning this salvation, the prophets who predicted the grace that would come to you searched and investigated carefully. 11 They probed into what person or time the Spirit of Christ within them was indicating when he testified beforehand about the sufferings appointed for Christ and his subsequent glory.


Cross References

Matthew 13:17

For I tell you the truth, many prophets and righteous people longed to see what you see but did not see it, and to hear what you hear but did not hear it.

Luke 10:24

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

Genesis 49:10

The scepter will not depart from Judah, nor the ruler's staff from between his feet, until he comes to whom it belongs; the nations will obey 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 raise up an everlasting kingdom that will not be destroyed and a kingdom that will not be left to another people. It will break in pieces and bring about the demise of all these kingdoms. But it will stand forever.

Daniel 9:3

So I turned my attention to the Lord God to implore him by prayer and requests, with fasting, sackcloth, and ashes.

Haggai 2:7

I will also shake up all the nations, and they will offer their treasures; then I will fill this temple with glory,' says the Lord who rules over all.

Zechariah 6:12

Then say to him, 'The Lord who rules over all says, "Look -- here is the man whose name is Branch, who will sprout up from his place and build the temple of the Lord.

Matthew 26:24

The Son of Man will go as it is written about him, but woe to that man by whom the Son of Man is betrayed! It would be better for him if he had never been born."

Luke 24:25-27

So he said to them, "You foolish people -- how slow of heart to believe all that the prophets have spoken!

Luke 24:44

Then he said to 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 and the prophets and the psalms must be fulfilled."

John 5:39

You study the scriptures thoroughly because you think in them you possess eternal life, and it is these same scriptures that testify about me,

John 7:52

They replied, "You aren't from Galilee too, are you? Investigate carefully and you will see that no prophet comes 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 obey him in everything he tells you.

Acts 7:52

Which of the prophets did your ancestors not persecute? They killed those who foretold long ago the coming of the Righteous One, whose betrayers and murderers you have now become!

Acts 10:43

About him all the prophets testify, that everyone who believes in him receives forgiveness of sins through his name."

Acts 13:27-29

For the people who live in Jerusalem and their rulers did not recognize him, and they fulfilled the sayings of the prophets that are read every Sabbath by condemning him.

Acts 17:11

These Jews were more open-minded than those in Thessalonica, for they eagerly received the message, examining the scriptures carefully every day to see if these things were so.

Acts 28:23

They set a day to meet with him, and they came to him where he was staying in even greater numbers. From morning until evening he explained things to them, testifying about the kingdom of God and trying to convince them about Jesus from both the law of Moses and the prophets.

Hebrews 11:13

These all died in faith without receiving the things promised, but they saw them in the distance and welcomed them and acknowledged that they were strangers and foreigners on the earth.

Hebrews 11:40

For God had provided something better for us, so that they would be made perfect together with us.

1 Peter 1:11

They probed into what person or time the Spirit of Christ within them was indicating when he testified beforehand about the sufferings appointed for Christ and his subsequent glory.

2 Peter 1:19-21

Moreover, we possess the prophetic word as an altogether reliable thing. You do well if you pay attention to this as you would to a light shining in a murky place, until the day dawns and the morning star rises in your hearts.

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