Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For I tell you, that many prophets and kings have desired to see those things which ye see, and have not seen them; and to hear those things which ye hear, and have not heard them.
Your father Abraham rejoiced to see my day; and he saw it, and was glad.
These all died in faith, not having received the promises, but having seen them and greeted them from afar, and having confessed that they were strangers and pilgrims on the earth.
1 Peter 1:10
Concerning which salvation the prophets sought and searched diligently, who prophesied of the grace that'should come unto you:
Behold, the days come, saith Jehovah, that I will perform that good word which I have spoken concerning the house of Israel and concerning the house of Judah.
But blessed are your eyes, for they see; and your ears, for they hear.
And these all, having had witness borne to them through their faith, received not the promise,