Parallel Verses

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.

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.

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:

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 while you are securing as the outcome of your faith the salvation of your souls. 10 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. 11 They were eager to know the time which the Spirit of Christ within them kept indicating, or the characteristics of that time, when they solemnly made known beforehand the sufferings that were to come upon Christ and the glories which would follow.


Cross References

Matthew 13:17

For I solemnly tell you that many Prophets and holy men have longed to see the sights you see, and have not seen them, and to hear the words you hear, and have not heard them.

Luke 10:24

For I tell you that many Prophets and kings have desired to see the things you see, and have not seen them, and to hear the things you hear, and have not heard them."

Luke 10:24

For I tell you that many Prophets and kings have desired to see the things you see, and have not seen them, and to hear the things you hear, and have not heard them."

Luke 10:24

For I tell you that many Prophets and kings have desired to see the things you see, and have not seen them, and to hear the things you hear, and have not heard them."

Luke 10:24

For I tell you that many Prophets and kings have desired to see the things you see, and have not seen them, and to hear the things you hear, and have not heard them."

Luke 10:24

For I tell you that many Prophets and kings have desired to see the things you see, and have not seen them, and to hear the things you hear, and have not heard them."

Luke 10:24

For I tell you that many Prophets and kings have desired to see the things you see, and have not seen them, and to hear the things you hear, and have not heard them."

Luke 10:24

For I tell you that many Prophets and kings have desired to see the things you see, and have not seen them, and to hear the things you hear, and have not heard them."

Matthew 26:24

The Son of Man is indeed going as is written concerning Him; but alas for that man by whom the Son of Man is betrayed! It had been a happy thing for that man if he had never been born."

Luke 24:25-27

"O dull-witted men," He replied, "with minds so slow to believe all that the Prophets have spoken!

Luke 24:44

And He said to them, "This is what I told you while I was still with you--that everything must be fulfilled that is written in the Law of Moses and in the Prophets and the Psalms concerning me."

John 5:39

"You search the Scriptures, because you suppose that in them you will find the Life of the Ages; and it is those Scriptures that yield testimony concerning me;

John 7:52

"Do you also come from Galilee?" they asked in reply. "Search and see for yourself that no Prophet is of Galilaean origin."

Acts 3:22-24

Moses declared, "'The Lord your God will raise up a Prophet for you from among your brethren as He has raised me. In all that He says to you, you must listen to Him.

Acts 7:52

Which of the Prophets did not your forefathers persecute? Yes, they killed those who announced beforehand the advent of the righteous One, whose betrayers and murderers you have now become--

Acts 10:43

To Him all the Prophets bear witness, and testify that through His name all who believe in Him receive the forgiveness of their sins."

Acts 13:27-29

For the people of Jerusalem and their rulers, by the judgement they pronounced on Jesus, have actually fulfilled the predictions of the Prophets which are read Sabbath after Sabbath, through ignorance of those predictions and of Him.

Acts 17:11

The Jews at Beroea were of a nobler disposition than those in Thessalonica, for they very readily received the Message, and day after day searched the Scriptures to see whether it was as Paul stated.

Acts 28:23

So they arranged a day with him and came to him in considerable numbers at the house of the friends who were entertaining him. And then, with solemn earnestness, he explained to them the subject of the Kingdom of God, endeavouring from morning till evening to convince them about Jesus, both from the Law of Moses and from the Prophets.

Hebrews 11:13

All these died in the possession of faith. They had not received the promised blessings, but had seen them from a distance and had greeted them, and had acknowledged themselves to be foreigners and strangers here on earth;

Hebrews 11:40

for God had provided for them and us something better, so that apart from us they were not to attain to full blessedness.

1 Peter 1:11

They were eager to know the time which the Spirit of Christ within them kept indicating, or the characteristics of that time, when they solemnly made known beforehand the sufferings that were to come upon Christ and the glories which would follow.

2 Peter 1:19-21

And in the written word of prophecy we have something more permanent; to which you do well to pay attention--as to a lamp shining in a dimly-lighted place--until day dawns and the morning star rises in your hearts.

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