Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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.

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Bible References

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John 8:56
Your father Abraham longed to see my day: and he saw it, and was glad.
Hebrews 11:13
These all died in faith, not having received the promises, but seen them from afar, and been persuaded of them, and embraced them, and confessed that they were strangers and sojourners on the earth.
1 Peter 1:10
concerning which salvation the prophets, who prophesied of the grace to be conferred on you, enquired and diligently sought after it:

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Matthew 13:16
But blessed are your eyes, for they see; and your ears, for they hear:
Hebrews 11:39
And these all, though they obtained an honorable testimony by faith, yet received not the promise;