John 8:56

56 Your father Abraham rejoiced at the thought of seeing my day; he saw it and was glad.”

Read John 8:56 Using Other Translations

Your father Abraham rejoiced to see my day: and he saw it, and was glad.
Your father Abraham rejoiced that he would see my day. He saw it and was glad."
Your father Abraham rejoiced as he looked forward to my coming. He saw it and was glad.”