Deuteronomy 18

The priests the Levites, all the tribe of Levi, shall have no portion nor inheritance with Israel: they shall eat the offerings of  Jehovah made by fire, and his inheritance. They shall have no inheritance among their brothers:  Jehovah is their inheritance, as he has spoken to them. This shall be the priests' due from the people, from those who offer a sacrifice, whether it be ox or sheep, that they shall give to the priest the shoulder, and the two cheeks, and the maw. The first fruits of your grain, of your new wine, and of your oil, and the first of the fleece of your sheep, you shall give him. For  Jehovah your God has chosen him out of all your tribes, to stand to minister in the name of  Jehovah, him and his sons for ever. If a Levite comes from any of your gates out of all Israel, where he lives as a foreigner, and comes with all the desire of his soul to the place which  Jehovah shall choose; then he shall minister in the name of  Jehovah his God, as all his brothers the Levites do, who stand there before  Jehovah. They shall have like portions to eat, besides that which comes of the sale of his patrimony. When you have come into the land which  Jehovah your God gives you, you shall not learn to do after the abominations of those nations. 10 There shall not be found with you anyone who makes his son or his daughter to pass through the fire, one who uses divination, one who practices sorcery, or an enchanter, or a sorcerer, 11 or a charmer, or a consulter with a familiar spirit, or a wizard, or a necromancer. 12 For whoever does these things is an abomination to  Jehovah: and because of these abominations  Jehovah your God does drive them out from before you. 13 You shall be perfect with  Jehovah your God. 14 For these nations, that you shall dispossess, listen to those who practice sorcery, and to diviners; but as for you,  Jehovah your God has not allowed you so to do. 15  Jehovah your God will raise up to you a prophet from the midst of you, of your brothers, like me.
Acts 3:22, 7:37
You shall listen to him.
16 This is according to all that you desired of  Jehovah your God in Horeb in the day of the assembly, saying, "Let me not hear again the voice of  Jehovah my God, neither let me see this great fire any more, that I not die."

17  Jehovah said to me, "They have well said that which they have spoken. 18 I will raise them up a prophet from among their brothers, like you; and I will put my words in his mouth, and he shall speak to them all that I shall command him. 19 It shall happen, that whoever will not listen to my words which he shall speak in my name, I will require it of him.
Acts 3:23
20 But the prophet, who shall speak a word presumptuously in my name, which I have not commanded him to speak, or who shall speak in the name of other gods, that same prophet shall die."

21 If you say in your heart, "How shall we know the word which  Jehovah has not spoken?" 22 When a prophet speaks in the name of  Jehovah, if the thing doesn't follow, nor happen, that is the thing which  Jehovah has not spoken: the prophet has spoken it presumptuously, you shall not be afraid of him.

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