Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
then he took him up in his arms, and returned thanks to God in these words, "now,
for I assure you, that many prophets and princes have desired to see what you now behold, but they never saw it; and to hear what you have heard, which they never did.
so hence ye know, that it is they who believe who are the children of Abraham.
These all died in faith, without receiving what was promised, having only a distant view of what they eagerly expected, professing to live as strangers and pilgrims in the land.
1 Peter 1:10
'Twas this salvation, that employ'd the most profound enquiries of those, who predicted the dispensation that was to be in your behalf:
Jesus Christ is always the same, yesterday, to-day, and for ever. be not then misled by artful, novel doctrines: