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.

Bible References


John 8:56
Your father Abraham was full of joy at the hope of seeing my day: he saw it and was glad.
Hebrews 11:13
All these came to their end in faith, not having had the heritage; but having seen it with delight far away, they gave witness that they were wanderers and not of the earth.
1 Peter 1:10
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;

General references

Jeremiah 33:14
See, the days are coming, says the Lord, when I will give effect to the good word which I have said about the people of Israel and the people of Judah.
Matthew 13:16
But a blessing be on your eyes, because they see; and on your ears, because they are open.
Hebrews 11:39
And not one of these got the good things of the agreement, though they all had a good record through faith,

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