Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
he took Him up in his arms and blessed God and said,
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."
Notice therefore that those who possess faith are true sons of Abraham.
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;
1 Peter 1:10
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.
Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and to-day--yes, and to the ages to come.