143 verses

Num 11:25

(NIV)
Then the  Lord came down in the cloud and spoke with him, and he took some of the power of the Spirit that was on him and put it on the seventy elders. When the Spirit rested on them, they prophesied – but did not do so again.

(ESV)
Then the  Lord came down in the cloud and spoke to him, and took some of the Spirit that was on him and put it on the seventy elders. And as soon as the Spirit rested on them, they prophesied. But they did not continue doing it.

Num 11:26

(NIV)
However, two men, whose names were Eldad and Medad, had remained in the camp. They were listed among the elders, but did not go out to the tent. Yet the Spirit also rested on them, and they prophesied in the camp.
(ESV)
Now two men remained in the camp, one named Eldad, and the other named Medad, and the Spirit rested on them. They were among those registered, but they had not gone out to the tent, and so they prophesied in the camp.

Num 11:27

(NIV)
A young man ran and told Moses, ‘Eldad and Medad are prophesying in the camp.’

(ESV)
And a young man ran and told Moses, “Eldad and Medad are prophesying in the camp.”

Judg 5:4

(NIV)
‘When you,  Lord, went out from Seir,
when you marched from the land of Edom,
the earth shook, the heavens poured,
the clouds poured down water.
(ESV)
 Lord, when you went out from Seir,
when you marched from the region of Edom,
the earth trembled
and the heavens dropped,
yes, the clouds dropped water.

1Sam 10:5

(NIV)
‘After that you will go to Gibeah of God, where there is a Philistine outpost. As you approach the town, you will meet a procession of prophets coming down from the high place with lyres, tambourines, pipes and harps being played before them, and they will be prophesying.
(ESV)
After that you shall come to Gibeath-elohim where there is a garrison of the Philistines. And there, as soon as you come to the city, you will meet a group of prophets coming down from the high place with harp, tambourine, flute, and lyre before them, prophesying.

1Sam 10:6

(NIV)
The Spirit of the  Lord will come powerfully upon you, and you will prophesy with them; and you will be changed into a different person.
(ESV)
Then the Spirit of the  Lord will rush upon you, and you will prophesy with them and be turned into another man.

1Sam 10:10

(NIV)
When he and his servant arrived at Gibeah, a procession of prophets met him; the Spirit of God came powerfully upon him, and he joined in their prophesying.
(ESV)
When they came to Gibeah, behold, a group of prophets met him, and the Spirit of God rushed upon him, and he prophesied among them.

1Sam 10:11

(NIV)
When all those who had formerly known him saw him prophesying with the prophets, they asked each other, ‘What is this that has happened to the son of Kish? Is Saul also among the prophets?’

(ESV)
And when all who knew him previously saw how he prophesied with the prophets, the people said to one another, “What has come over the son of Kish? Is Saul also among the prophets?”

1Sam 10:13

(NIV)
After Saul stopped prophesying, he went to the high place.

(ESV)
When he had finished prophesying, he came to the high place.

1Sam 18:10

(NIV)
The next day an evil spirit from God came forcefully on Saul. He was prophesying in his house, while David was playing the lyre, as he usually did. Saul had a spear in his hand
(ESV)
The next day a harmful spirit from God rushed upon Saul, and he raved within his house while David was playing the lyre, as he did day by day. Saul had his spear in his hand.

1Sam 19:20

(NIV)
so he sent men to capture him. But when they saw a group of prophets prophesying, with Samuel standing there as their leader, the Spirit of God came on Saul’s men, and they also prophesied.
(ESV)
Then Saul sent messengers to take David, and when they saw the company of the prophets prophesying, and Samuel standing as head over them, the Spirit of God came upon the messengers of Saul, and they also prophesied.

1Sam 19:21

(NIV)
Saul was told about it, and he sent more men, and they prophesied too. Saul sent men a third time, and they also prophesied.
(ESV)
When it was told Saul, he sent other messengers, and they also prophesied. And Saul sent messengers again the third time, and they also prophesied.

1Sam 19:23

(NIV)
So Saul went to Naioth at Ramah. But the Spirit of God came even on him, and he walked along prophesying until he came to Naioth.
(ESV)
And he went there to Naioth in Ramah. And the Spirit of God came upon him also, and as he went he prophesied until he came to Naioth in Ramah.

1Sam 19:24

(NIV)
He stripped off his garments, and he too prophesied in Samuel’s presence. He lay naked all that day and all that night. This is why people say, ‘Is Saul also among the prophets?’

(ESV)
And he too stripped off his clothes, and he too prophesied before Samuel and lay naked all that day and all that night. Thus it is said “Is Saul also among the prophets?”

1Kgs 18:29

(NIV)
Midday passed, and they continued their frantic prophesying until the time for the evening sacrifice. But there was no response, no one answered, no one paid attention.

(ESV)
And as midday passed, they raved on until the time of the offering of the oblation, but there was no voice. No one answered; no one paid attention.

1Kgs 22:8

(NIV)
The king of Israel answered Jehoshaphat, ‘There is still one prophet through whom we can enquire of the  Lord, but I hate him because he never prophesies anything good about me, but always bad. He is Micaiah son of Imlah.’

‘The king should not say such a thing,’ Jehoshaphat replied.

(ESV)
And the king of Israel said to Jehoshaphat, “There is yet one man by whom we may inquire of the  Lord, Micaiah the son of Imlah, but I hate him, for he never prophesies good concerning me, but evil.” And Jehoshaphat said, “Let not the king say so.”

1Kgs 22:10

(NIV)
Dressed in their royal robes, the king of Israel and Jehoshaphat king of Judah were sitting on their thrones at the threshing-floor by the entrance of the gate of Samaria, with all the prophets prophesying before them.
(ESV)
Now the king of Israel and Jehoshaphat the king of Judah were sitting on their thrones, arrayed in their robes, at the threshing floor at the entrance of the gate of Samaria, and all the prophets were prophesying before them.

1Kgs 22:12

(NIV)
All the other prophets were prophesying the same thing. ‘Attack Ramoth Gilead and be victorious,’ they said, ‘for the  Lord will give it into the king’s hand.’

(ESV)
And all the prophets prophesied so and said, “Go up to Ramoth-gilead and triumph; the  Lord will give it into the hand of the king.”

1Kgs 22:18

(NIV)
The king of Israel said to Jehoshaphat, ‘Didn’t I tell you that he never prophesies anything good about me, but only bad?’

(ESV)
And the king of Israel said to Jehoshaphat, “Did I not tell you that he would not prophesy good concerning me, but evil?”

1Chr 25:1

(NIV)
David, together with the commanders of the army, set apart some of the sons of Asaph, Heman and Jeduthun for the ministry of prophesying, accompanied by harps, lyres and cymbals. Here is the list of the men who performed this service:

(ESV)
David and the chiefs of the service also set apart for the service the sons of Asaph, and of Heman, and of Jeduthun, who prophesied with lyres, with harps, and with cymbals. The list of those who did the work and of their duties was:

1Chr 25:2

(NIV)
from the sons of Asaph:
Zakkur, Joseph, Nethaniah and Asarelah. The sons of Asaph were under the supervision of Asaph, who prophesied under the king’s supervision.
(ESV)
Of the sons of Asaph: Zaccur, Joseph, Nethaniah, and Asharelah, sons of Asaph, under the direction of Asaph, who prophesied under the direction of the king.

1Chr 25:3

(NIV)
As for Jeduthun, from his sons:
Gedaliah, Zeri, Jeshaiah, Shimei, Hashabiah and Mattithiah, six in all, under the supervision of their father Jeduthun, who prophesied, using the harp in thanking and praising the  Lord.
(ESV)
Of Jeduthun, the sons of Jeduthun: Gedaliah, Zeri, Jeshaiah, Shimei, Hashabiah, and Mattithiah, six, under the direction of their father Jeduthun, who prophesied with the lyre in thanksgiving and praise to the  Lord.

2Chr 18:7

(NIV)
The king of Israel answered Jehoshaphat, ‘There is still one prophet through whom we can enquire of the  Lord, but I hate him because he never prophesies anything good about me, but always bad. He is Micaiah son of Imlah.’

‘The king should not say such a thing,’ Jehoshaphat replied.

(ESV)
And the king of Israel said to Jehoshaphat, “There is yet one man by whom we may inquire of the  Lord, Micaiah the son of Imlah; but I hate him, for he never prophesies good concerning me, but always evil.” And Jehoshaphat said, “Let not the king say so.”

2Chr 18:9

(NIV)
Dressed in their royal robes, the king of Israel and Jehoshaphat king of Judah were sitting on their thrones at the threshing-floor by the entrance of the gate of Samaria, with all the prophets prophesying before them.
(ESV)
Now the king of Israel and Jehoshaphat the king of Judah were sitting on their thrones, arrayed in their robes. And they were sitting at the threshing floor at the entrance of the gate of Samaria, and all the prophets were prophesying before them.

2Chr 18:11

(NIV)
All the other prophets were prophesying the same thing. ‘Attack Ramoth Gilead and be victorious,’ they said, ‘for the  Lord will give it into the king’s hand.’

(ESV)
And all the prophets prophesied so and said, “Go up to Ramoth-gilead and triumph. The  Lord will give it into the hand of the king.”

2Chr 18:17

(NIV)
The king of Israel said to Jehoshaphat, ‘Didn’t I tell you that he never prophesies anything good about me, but only bad?’

(ESV)
And the king of Israel said to Jehoshaphat, “Did I not tell you that he would not prophesy good concerning me, but evil?”

2Chr 20:37

(NIV)
Eliezer son of Dodavahu of Mareshah prophesied against Jehoshaphat, saying, ‘Because you have made an alliance with Ahaziah, the  Lord will destroy what you have made.’ The ships were wrecked and were not able to set sail to trade.

(ESV)
Then Eliezer the son of Dodavahu of Mareshah prophesied against Jehoshaphat, saying, “Because you have joined with Ahaziah, the  Lord will destroy what you have made.” And the ships were wrecked and were not able to go to Tarshish.

Ezra 5:1

(NIV)
Now Haggai the prophet and Zechariah the prophet, a descendant of Iddo, prophesied to the Jews in Judah and Jerusalem in the name of the God of Israel, who was over them.
(ESV)
Now the prophets, Haggai and Zechariah the son of Iddo, prophesied to the Jews who were in Judah and Jerusalem, in the name of the God of Israel who was over them.

Ezra 6:14

(NIV)
So the elders of the Jews continued to build and prosper under the preaching of Haggai the prophet and Zechariah, a descendant of Iddo. They finished building the temple according to the command of the God of Israel and the decrees of Cyrus, Darius and Artaxerxes, kings of Persia.
(ESV)
And the elders of the Jews built and prospered through the prophesying of Haggai the prophet and Zechariah the son of Iddo. They finished their building by decree of the God of Israel and by decree of Cyrus and Darius and Artaxerxes king of Persia;

Job 29:22

(NIV)
After I had spoken, they spoke no more;
my words fell gently on their ears.
(ESV)
After I spoke they did not speak again,
and my word dropped upon them.

Ps 68:8

(NIV)
the earth shook, the heavens poured down rain,
before God, the One of Sinai,
before God, the God of Israel.
(ESV)
the earth quaked, the heavens poured down rain,
before God, the One of Sinai,
before God, the God of Israel.

Prov 5:3

(NIV)
For the lips of the adulterous woman drip honey,
and her speech is smoother than oil;
(ESV)
For the lips of a forbidden woman drip honey,
and her speech is smoother than oil,

Song 4:11

(NIV)
Your lips drop sweetness as the honeycomb, my bride;
milk and honey are under your tongue.
The fragrance of your garments
is like the fragrance of Lebanon.
(ESV)
Your lips drip nectar, my bride;
honey and milk are under your tongue;
the fragrance of your garments is like the fragrance of Lebanon.

Song 5:5

(NIV)
I arose to open for my beloved,
and my hands dripped with myrrh,
my fingers with flowing myrrh,
on the handles of the bolt.
(ESV)
I arose to open to my beloved,
and my hands dripped with myrrh,
my fingers with liquid myrrh,
on the handles of the bolt.

Song 5:13

(NIV)
His cheeks are like beds of spice
yielding perfume.
His lips are like lilies
dripping with myrrh.
(ESV)
His cheeks are like beds of spices,
mounds of sweet-smelling herbs.
His lips are lilies,
dripping liquid myrrh.

Jer 2:8

(NIV)
The priests did not ask,
“Where is the  Lord?”
Those who deal with the law did not know me;
the leaders rebelled against me.
The prophets prophesied by Baal,
following worthless idols.
(ESV)
The priests did not say, ‘Where is the  Lord?’
Those who handle the law did not know me;
the shepherds transgressed against me;
the prophets prophesied by Baal
and went after things that do not profit.

Jer 5:31

(NIV)
The prophets prophesy lies,
the priests rule by their own authority,
and my people love it this way.
But what will you do in the end?
(ESV)
the prophets prophesy falsely,
and the priests rule at their direction;
my people love to have it so,
but what will you do when the end comes?

Jer 11:21

(NIV)
‘Therefore this is what the  Lord says about the people of Anathoth who are threatening to kill you, saying, “Do not prophesy in the name of the  Lord or you will die by our hands” –
(ESV)
Therefore thus says the  Lord concerning the men of Anathoth who seek your life, and say “Do not prophesy in the name of the  Lord, or you will die by our hand”—

Jer 14:14

(NIV)
Then the  Lord said to me, ‘The prophets are prophesying lies in my name. I have not sent them or appointed them or spoken to them. They are prophesying to you false visions, divinations, idolatries and the delusions of their own minds.
(ESV)
And the  Lord said to me: “The prophets are prophesying lies in my name. I did not send them, nor did I command them or speak to them. They are prophesying to you a lying vision, worthless divination, and the deceit of their own minds.

Jer 14:15

(NIV)
Therefore this is what the  Lord says about the prophets who are prophesying in my name: I did not send them, yet they are saying, “No sword or famine will touch this land.” Those same prophets will perish by sword and famine.
(ESV)
Therefore thus says the  Lord concerning the prophets who prophesy in my name although I did not send them, and who saySword and famine shall not come upon this land’: By sword and famine those prophets shall be consumed.

Jer 14:16

(NIV)
And the people they are prophesying to will be thrown out into the streets of Jerusalem because of the famine and sword. There will be no one to bury them, their wives, their sons and their daughters. I will pour out on them the calamity they deserve.

(ESV)
And the people to whom they prophesy shall be cast out in the streets of Jerusalem, victims of famine and sword, with none to bury themthem, their wives, their sons, and their daughters. For I will pour out their evil upon them.

Jer 19:14

(NIV)
Jeremiah then returned from Topheth, where the  Lord had sent him to prophesy, and stood in the court of the  Lord’s temple and said to all the people,
(ESV)
Then Jeremiah came from Topheth, where the  Lord had sent him to prophesy, and he stood in the court of the  Lord’s house and said to all the people:

Jer 20:1

(NIV)
When the priest Pashhur son of Immer, the official in charge of the temple of the  Lord, heard Jeremiah prophesying these things,
(ESV)
Now Pashhur the priest, the son of Immer, who was chief officer in the house of the  Lord, heard Jeremiah prophesying these things.

Jer 20:6

(NIV)
And you, Pashhur, and all who live in your house will go into exile to Babylon. There you will die and be buried, you and all your friends to whom you have prophesied lies.”’

(ESV)
And you, Pashhur, and all who dwell in your house, shall go into captivity. To Babylon you shall go, and there you shall die, and there you shall be buried, you and all your friends, to whom you have prophesied falsely.”

Jer 23:13

(NIV)
‘Among the prophets of Samaria
I saw this repulsive thing:
they prophesied by Baal
and led my people Israel astray.
(ESV)
In the prophets of Samaria
I saw an unsavory thing:
they prophesied by Baal
and led my people Israel astray.

Jer 23:16

(NIV)
This is what the  Lord Almighty says:

‘Do not listen to what the prophets are prophesying to you;
they fill you with false hopes.
They speak visions from their own minds,
not from the mouth of the  Lord.
(ESV)
Thus says the  Lord of hosts: “Do not listen to the words of the prophets who prophesy to you, filling you with vain hopes. They speak visions of their own minds, not from the mouth of the  Lord.

Jer 23:21

(NIV)
I did not send these prophets,
yet they have run with their message;
I did not speak to them,
yet they have prophesied.
(ESV)
“I did not send the prophets,
yet they ran;
I did not speak to them,
yet they prophesied.

Jer 23:25

(NIV)
‘I have heard what the prophets say who prophesy lies in my name. They say, “I had a dream! I had a dream!”
(ESV)
I have heard what the prophets have said who prophesy lies in my name, saying, ‘I have dreamed, I have dreamed!’

Jer 23:26

(NIV)
How long will this continue in the hearts of these lying prophets, who prophesy the delusions of their own minds?
(ESV)
How long shall there be lies in the heart of the prophets who prophesy lies, and who prophesy the deceit of their own heart,

Jer 23:31

(NIV)
Yes,’ declares the  Lord, ‘I am against the prophets who wag their own tongues and yet declare, “The Lord declares.”
(ESV)
Behold, I am against the prophets, declares the  Lord, who use their tongues and declare, ‘declares the  Lord.’

Jer 23:32

(NIV)
Indeed, I am against those who prophesy false dreams,’ declares the  Lord. ‘They tell them and lead my people astray with their reckless lies, yet I did not send or appoint them. They do not benefit these people in the least,’ declares the  Lord.

(ESV)
Behold, I am against those who prophesy lying dreams, declares the  Lord, and who tell them and lead my people astray by their lies and their recklessness, when I did not send them or charge them. So they do not profit this people at all, declares the  Lord.

Jer 25:13

(NIV)
I will bring on that land all the things I have spoken against it, all that are written in this book and prophesied by Jeremiah against all the nations.
(ESV)
I will bring upon that land all the words that I have uttered against it, everything written in this book, which Jeremiah prophesied against all the nations.

Jer 25:30

(NIV)
‘Now prophesy all these words against them and say to them:

‘“The  Lord will roar from on high;
he will thunder from his holy dwelling
and roar mightily against his land.
He will shout like those who tread the grapes,
shout against all who live on the earth.
(ESV)
“You, therefore, shall prophesy against them all these words, and say to them:

“‘The  Lord will roar from on high,
and from his holy habitation utter his voice;
he will roar mightily against his fold,
and shout, like those who tread grapes,
against all the inhabitants of the earth.

Jer 26:9

(NIV)
Why do you prophesy in the  Lord’s name that this house will be like Shiloh and this city will be desolate and deserted?’ And all the people crowded around Jeremiah in the house of the  Lord.

(ESV)
Why have you prophesied in the name of the  Lord, saying, ‘This house shall be like Shiloh, and this city shall be desolate without inhabitant’?” And all the people gathered around Jeremiah in the house of the  Lord.

Jer 26:11

(NIV)
Then the priests and the prophets said to the officials and all the people, ‘This man should be sentenced to death because he has prophesied against this city. You have heard it with your own ears!’

(ESV)
Then the priests and the prophets said to the officials and to all the people, “This man deserves the sentence of death, because he has prophesied against this city, as you have heard with your own ears.”

Jer 26:12

(NIV)
Then Jeremiah said to all the officials and all the people: ‘The  Lord sent me to prophesy against this house and this city all the things you have heard.
(ESV)
Then Jeremiah spoke to all the officials and all the people, saying, “The  Lord sent me to prophesy against this house and this city all the words you have heard.

Jer 26:18

(NIV)
‘Micah of Moresheth prophesied in the days of Hezekiah king of Judah. He told all the people of Judah, “This is what the  Lord Almighty says:

‘“Zion will be ploughed like a field,
Jerusalem will become a heap of rubble,
the temple hill a mound overgrown with thickets.”
(ESV)
Micah of Moresheth prophesied in the days of Hezekiah king of Judah, and said to all the people of Judah: ‘Thus says the  Lord of hosts,

“‘Zion shall be plowed as a field;
Jerusalem shall become a heap of ruins,
and the mountain of the house a wooded height.’

Jer 26:20

(NIV)
(Now Uriah son of Shemaiah from Kiriath Jearim was another man who prophesied in the name of the  Lord; he prophesied the same things against this city and this land as Jeremiah did.
(ESV)
There was another man who prophesied in the name of the  Lord, Uriah the son of Shemaiah from Kiriath-jearim. He prophesied against this city and against this land in words like those of Jeremiah.

Jer 27:10

(NIV)
They prophesy lies to you that will only serve to remove you far from your lands; I will banish you and you will perish.
(ESV)
For it is a lie that they are prophesying to you, with the result that you will be removed far from your land, and I will drive you out, and you will perish.

Jer 27:14

(NIV)
Do not listen to the words of the prophets who say to you, “You will not serve the king of Babylon,” for they are prophesying lies to you.
(ESV)
Do not listen to the words of the prophets who are saying to you, ‘You shall not serve the king of Babylon,’ for it is a lie that they are prophesying to you.
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