Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For I tell you that many prophets and kings desired to see what you see, and did not see it, and to hear what you hear, and did not hear it."
Your father Abraham rejoiced to see my day; he saw it and was glad."
which was not made known to the sons of men in other generations as it has now been revealed to his holy apostles and prophets by the Spirit;
These all died in faith, not having received the promises, but having seen them and greeted them from a distance, and having acknowledged that they were strangers and exiles on the earth.
1 Peter 1:10
As to this salvation, the prophets who prophesied of the grace that would come to you inquired and searched carefully,