Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
With the ancient is wisdom; and in length of days intelligence.
Among us are also gray hairs; there are also aged men, much elder than thy father.
And Elihu, the son of Barachel, the Buzite, answered and said, I am younger, and ye are older; therefore, I was afraid, and I feared to declare unto you my opinion.
Ask, therefore, now of the days that are past, which were before thee, since the day that God created man upon the earth and ask from the one side of heaven unto the other whether there has been any such thing as this great thing is, or has any other been heard like it?
Remember the days of old; consider the years of many generations; ask thy father, and he will show thee; thy elders, and they will tell thee;
We have heard with our ears, O God, our fathers have told us, what work thou didst in their days in the times of old.
which we have heard and known, and our fathers have told us.
He who lives, he who lives, even he shall confess thee, as I do this day; the father to the sons shall make known thy truth.
For the things that were written beforehand were written for our instruction that we, through patient endurance and through the comfort of the scriptures, might have hope.
1 Corinthians 10:11
Now all these things happened unto them as types, and they are written for our admonition, upon whom the ends of the ages are come.