For whatever things were written aforetime were written for our learning…
In it —
I. WE CONVERSE WITH THE PAST — acquiring lessons of —
II. WE FINN COMFORT FOR THE PRESENT.
III. WE DERIVE HOPE FOR THE FUTURE.
(J. Lyth, D. D.)
Parallel VersesKJV: For whatsoever things were written aforetime were written for our learning, that we through patience and comfort of the scriptures might have hope.