Gen 20:7

(NIV)
Now return the man’s wife, for he is a prophet, and he will pray for you and you will live. But if you do not return her, you may be sure that you and all who belong to you will die.’

(ESV)
Now then, return the man’s wife, for he is a prophet, so that he will pray for you, and you shall live. But if you do not return her, know that you shall surely die, you and all who are yours.”

Exod 7:1

(NIV)
Then the  Lord said to Moses, ‘See, I have made you like God to Pharaoh, and your brother Aaron will be your prophet.
(ESV)
And the  Lord said to Moses, “See, I have made you like God to Pharaoh, and your brother Aaron shall be your prophet.

Num 11:29

(NIV)
But Moses replied, ‘Are you jealous for my sake? I wish that all the  Lord’s people were prophets and that the  Lord would put his Spirit on them!’
(ESV)
But Moses said to him, “Are you jealous for my sake? Would that all the  Lord’s people were prophets, that the  Lord would put his Spirit on them!”

Num 12:6

(NIV)
he said, ‘Listen to my words:

‘When there is a prophet among you,
I, the  Lord, reveal myself to them in visions,
I speak to them in dreams.
(ESV)
And he said, “Hear my words: If there is a prophet among you, I the  Lord make myself known to him in a vision; I speak with him in a dream.

Deut 13:1

(NIV)
If a prophet, or one who foretells by dreams, appears among you and announces to you a sign or wonder,
(ESV)
If a prophet or a dreamer of dreams arises among you and gives you a sign or a wonder,

Deut 13:3

(NIV)
you must not listen to the words of that prophet or dreamer. The  Lord your God is testing you to find out whether you love him with all your heart and with all your soul.
(ESV)
you shall not listen to the words of that prophet or that dreamer of dreams. For the  Lord your God is testing you, to know whether you love the  Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul.

Deut 13:5

(NIV)
That prophet or dreamer must be put to death for inciting rebellion against the  Lord your God, who brought you out of Egypt and redeemed you from the land of slavery. That prophet or dreamer tried to turn you from the way the  Lord your God commanded you to follow. You must purge the evil from among you.

(ESV)
But that prophet or that dreamer of dreams shall be put to death, because he has taught rebellion against the  Lord your God, who brought you out of the land of Egypt and redeemed you out of the house of slavery, to make you leave the way in which the  Lord your God commanded you to walk. So you shall purge the evil from your midst.

Deut 18:15

(NIV)
The  Lord your God will raise up for you a prophet like me from among you, from your fellow Israelites. You must listen to him.
(ESV)
“The  Lord your God will raise up for you a prophet like me from among you, from your brothers—it is to him you shall listen

Deut 18:18

(NIV)
I will raise up for them a prophet like you from among their fellow Israelites, and I will put my words in his mouth. He will tell them everything I command him.
(ESV)
I will raise up for them a prophet like you from among their brothers. And I will put my words in his mouth, and he shall speak to them all that I command him.

Deut 18:20

(NIV)
But a prophet who presumes to speak in my name anything I have not commanded, or a prophet who speaks in the name of other gods, is to be put to death.’

(ESV)
But the prophet who presumes to speak a word in my name that I have not commanded him to speak, or who speaks in the name of other gods, that same prophet shall die.’

Deut 18:22

(NIV)
If what a prophet proclaims in the name of the  Lord does not take place or come true, that is a message the  Lord has not spoken. That prophet has spoken presumptuously, so do not be alarmed.

(ESV)
when a prophet speaks in the name of the  Lord, if the word does not come to pass or come true, that is a word that the  Lord has not spoken; the prophet has spoken it presumptuously. You need not be afraid of him.

Deut 34:10

(NIV)
Since then, no prophet has risen in Israel like Moses, whom the  Lord knew face to face,
(ESV)
And there has not arisen a prophet since in Israel like Moses, whom the  Lord knew face to face,

Judg 6:8

(NIV)
he sent them a prophet, who said, ‘This is what the  Lord, the God of Israel, says: I brought you up out of Egypt, out of the land of slavery.
(ESV)
the  Lord sent a prophet to the people of Israel. And he said to them, “Thus says the  Lord, the God of Israel: I led you up from Egypt and brought you out of the house of slavery.

1Sam 3:20

(NIV)
And all Israel from Dan to Beersheba recognised that Samuel was attested as a prophet of the  Lord.
(ESV)
And all Israel from Dan to Beersheba knew that Samuel was established as a prophet of the  Lord.

1Sam 9:9

(NIV)
(Formerly in Israel, if someone went to enquire of God, they would say, ‘Come, let us go to the seer,’ because the prophet of today used to be called a seer.)

(ESV)
(Formerly in Israel, when a man went to inquire of God, he said, “Come, let us go to the seer,” for today’sprophet” was formerly called a seer.)

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 10:10

(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 10:12

(NIV)
A man who lived there answered, ‘And who is their father?’ So it became a saying: ‘Is Saul also among the prophets?’
(ESV)
And a man of the place answered, “And who is their father?” Therefore it became a proverb, “Is Saul also among the prophets?”

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 19:24

(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?”

1Sam 22:5

(NIV)
But the prophet Gad said to David, ‘Do not stay in the stronghold. Go into the land of Judah.’ So David left and went to the forest of Hereth.

(ESV)
Then the prophet Gad said to David, “Do not remain in the stronghold; depart, and go into the land of Judah.” So David departed and went into the forest of Hereth.

1Sam 28:6

(NIV)
He enquired of the  Lord, but the  Lord did not answer him by dreams or Urim or prophets.
(ESV)
And when Saul inquired of the  Lord, the  Lord did not answer him, either by dreams, or by Urim, or by prophets.

1Sam 28:15

(NIV)
Samuel said to Saul, ‘Why have you disturbed me by bringing me up?’

‘I am in great distress,’ Saul said. ‘The Philistines are fighting against me, and God has departed from me. He no longer answers me, either by prophets or by dreams. So I have called on you to tell me what to do.’

(ESV)
Then Samuel said to Saul, “Why have you disturbed me by bringing me up?” Saul answered, “I am in great distress, for the Philistines are warring against me, and God has turned away from me and answers me no more, either by prophets or by dreams. Therefore I have summoned you to tell me what I shall do.”

2Sam 7:2

(NIV)
he said to Nathan the prophet, ‘Here I am, living in a house of cedar, while the ark of God remains in a tent.’

(ESV)
the king said to Nathan the prophet, “See now, I dwell in a house of cedar, but the ark of God dwells in a tent.”

2Sam 12:25

(NIV)
and because the  Lord loved him, he sent word through Nathan the prophet to name him Jedidiah.

(ESV)
and sent a message by Nathan the prophet. So he called his name Jedidiah, because of the  Lord.

2Sam 24:11

(NIV)
Before David got up the next morning, the word of the  Lord had come to Gad the prophet, David’s seer:
(ESV)
And when David arose in the morning, the word of the  Lord came to the prophet Gad, David’s seer, saying,

1Kgs 1:8

(NIV)
But Zadok the priest, Benaiah son of Jehoiada, Nathan the prophet, Shimei and Rei and David’s special guard did not join Adonijah.

(ESV)
But Zadok the priest and Benaiah the son of Jehoiada and Nathan the prophet and Shimei and Rei and David’s mighty men were not with Adonijah.

1Kgs 1:10

(NIV)
but he did not invite Nathan the prophet or Benaiah or the special guard or his brother Solomon.

(ESV)
but he did not invite Nathan the prophet or Benaiah or the mighty men or Solomon his brother.

1Kgs 1:22

(NIV)
While she was still speaking with the king, Nathan the prophet arrived.
(ESV)
While she was still speaking with the king, Nathan the prophet came in.

1Kgs 1:23

(NIV)
And the king was told, ‘Nathan the prophet is here.’ So he went before the king and bowed with his face to the ground.

(ESV)
And they told the king, “Here is Nathan the prophet.” And when he came in before the king, he bowed before the king, with his face to the ground.

1Kgs 1:32

(NIV)
King David said, ‘Call in Zadok the priest, Nathan the prophet and Benaiah son of Jehoiada.’ When they came before the king,
(ESV)
King David said, “Call to me Zadok the priest, Nathan the prophet, and Benaiah the son of Jehoiada.” So they came before the king.

1Kgs 1:34

(NIV)
There shall Zadok the priest and Nathan the prophet anoint him king over Israel. Blow the trumpet and shout, “Long live King Solomon!”
(ESV)
And let Zadok the priest and Nathan the prophet there anoint him king over Israel. Then blow the trumpet and say, ‘Long live King Solomon!’

1Kgs 1:38

(NIV)
So Zadok the priest, Nathan the prophet, Benaiah son of Jehoiada, the Kerethites and the Pelethites went down and put Solomon on King David’s mule, and they escorted him to Gihon.
(ESV)
So Zadok the priest, Nathan the prophet, and Benaiah the son of Jehoiada, and the Cherethites and the Pelethites went down and had Solomon ride on King David’s mule and brought him to Gihon.

1Kgs 1:44

(NIV)
The king has sent with him Zadok the priest, Nathan the prophet, Benaiah son of Jehoiada, the Kerethites and the Pelethites, and they have put him on the king’s mule,
(ESV)
and the king has sent with him Zadok the priest, Nathan the prophet, and Benaiah the son of Jehoiada, and the Cherethites and the Pelethites. And they had him ride on the king’s mule.

1Kgs 1:45

(NIV)
and Zadok the priest and Nathan the prophet have anointed him king at Gihon. From there they have gone up cheering, and the city resounds with it. That’s the noise you hear.
(ESV)
And Zadok the priest and Nathan the prophet have anointed him king at Gihon, and they have gone up from there rejoicing, so that the city is in an uproar. This is the noise that you have heard.

1Kgs 11:29

(NIV)
About that time Jeroboam was going out of Jerusalem, and Ahijah the prophet of Shiloh met him on the way, wearing a new cloak. The two of them were alone out in the country,
(ESV)
And at that time, when Jeroboam went out of Jerusalem, the prophet Ahijah the Shilonite found him on the road. Now Ahijah had dressed himself in a new garment, and the two of them were alone in the open country.

1Kgs 13:11

(NIV)
Now there was a certain old prophet living in Bethel, whose sons came and told him all that the man of God had done there that day. They also told their father what he had said to the king.
(ESV)
Now an old prophet lived in Bethel. And his sons came and told him all that the man of God had done that day in Bethel. They also told to their father the words that he had spoken to the king.

1Kgs 13:18

(NIV)
The old prophet answered, ‘I too am a prophet, as you are. And an angel said to me by the word of the  Lord: “Bring him back with you to your house so that he may eat bread and drink water.”’ (But he was lying to him.)
(ESV)
And he said to him, “I also am a prophet as you are, and an angel spoke to me by the word of the  Lord, saying, ‘Bring him back with you into your house that he may eat bread and drink water.’” But he lied to him.

1Kgs 13:20

(NIV)
While they were sitting at the table, the word of the  Lord came to the old prophet who had brought him back.
(ESV)
And as they sat at the table, the word of the  Lord came to the prophet who had brought him back.

1Kgs 13:23

(NIV)
When the man of God had finished eating and drinking, the prophet who had brought him back saddled his donkey for him.
(ESV)
And after he had eaten bread and drunk, he saddled the donkey for the prophet whom he had brought back.

1Kgs 13:25

(NIV)
Some people who passed by saw the body lying there, with the lion standing beside the body, and they went and reported it in the city where the old prophet lived.

(ESV)
And behold, men passed by and saw the body thrown in the road and the lion standing by the body. And they came and told it in the city where the old prophet lived.

1Kgs 13:26

(NIV)
When the prophet who had brought him back from his journey heard of it, he said, ‘It is the man of God who defied the word of the  Lord. The  Lord has given him over to the lion, which has mauled him and killed him, as the word of the  Lord had warned him.’

(ESV)
And when the prophet who had brought him back from the way heard of it, he said, “It is the man of God who disobeyed the word of the  Lord; therefore the  Lord has given him to the lion, which has torn him and killed him, according to the word that the  Lord spoke to him.”

1Kgs 13:29

(NIV)
So the prophet picked up the body of the man of God, laid it on the donkey, and brought it back to his own city to mourn for him and bury him.
(ESV)
And the prophet took up the body of the man of God and laid it on the donkey and brought it back to the city to mourn and to bury him.

1Kgs 14:2

(NIV)
and Jeroboam said to his wife, ‘Go, disguise yourself, so that you won’t be recognised as the wife of Jeroboam. Then go to Shiloh. Ahijah the prophet is there – the one who told me I would be king over this people.
(ESV)
And Jeroboam said to his wife, “Arise, and disguise yourself, that it not be known that you are the wife of Jeroboam, and go to Shiloh. Behold, Ahijah the prophet is there, who said of me that I should be king over this people.

1Kgs 14:18

(NIV)
They buried him, and all Israel mourned for him, as the  Lord had said through his servant the prophet Ahijah.

(ESV)
And all Israel buried him and mourned for him, according to the word of the  Lord, which he spoke by his servant Ahijah the prophet.

1Kgs 16:7

(NIV)
Moreover, the word of the  Lord came through the prophet Jehu son of Hanani to Baasha and his house, because of all the evil he had done in the eyes of the  Lord, arousing his anger by the things he did, becoming like the house of Jeroboam – and also because he destroyed it.

(ESV)
Moreover, the word of the  Lord came by the prophet Jehu the son of Hanani against Baasha and his house, both because of all the evil that he did in the sight of the  Lord, provoking him to anger with the work of his hands, in being like the house of Jeroboam, and also because he destroyed it.

1Kgs 16:12

(NIV)
So Zimri destroyed the whole family of Baasha, in accordance with the word of the  Lord spoken against Baasha through the prophet Jehu –
(ESV)
Thus Zimri destroyed all the house of Baasha, according to the word of the  Lord, which he spoke against Baasha by Jehu the prophet,

1Kgs 18:4

(NIV)
While Jezebel was killing off the  Lord’s prophets, Obadiah had taken a hundred prophets and hidden them in two caves, fifty in each, and had supplied them with food and water.)
(ESV)
and when Jezebel cut off the prophets of the  Lord, Obadiah took a hundred prophets and hid them by fifties in a cave and fed them with bread and water.)

1Kgs 18:13

(NIV)
Haven’t you heard, my lord, what I did while Jezebel was killing the prophets of the  Lord? I hid a hundred of the  Lord’s prophets in two caves, fifty in each, and supplied them with food and water.
(ESV)
Has it not been told my lord what I did when Jezebel killed the prophets of the  Lord, how I hid a hundred men of the  Lord’s prophets by fifties in a cave and fed them with bread and water?

1Kgs 18:19

(NIV)
Now summon the people from all over Israel to meet me on Mount Carmel. And bring the four hundred and fifty prophets of Baal and the four hundred prophets of Asherah, who eat at Jezebel’s table.’

(ESV)
Now therefore send and gather all Israel to me at Mount Carmel, and the 450 prophets of Baal and the 400 prophets of Asherah who eat at Jezebel’s table.”

1Kgs 18:20

(NIV)
So Ahab sent word throughout all Israel and assembled the prophets on Mount Carmel.
(ESV)
So Ahab sent to all the people of Israel and gathered the prophets together at Mount Carmel.

1Kgs 18:22

(NIV)
Then Elijah said to them, ‘I am the only one of the  Lord’s prophets left, but Baal has four hundred and fifty prophets.
(ESV)
Then Elijah said to the people, “I, even I only, am left a prophet of the  Lord, but Baal’s prophets are 450 men.

1Kgs 18:25

(NIV)
Elijah said to the prophets of Baal, ‘Choose one of the bulls and prepare it first, since there are so many of you. Call on the name of your god, but do not light the fire.’
(ESV)
Then Elijah said to the prophets of Baal, “Choose for yourselves one bull and prepare it first, for you are many, and call upon the name of your god, but put no fire to it.”

1Kgs 18:36

(NIV)
At the time of sacrifice, the prophet Elijah stepped forward and prayed: ‘ Lord, the God of Abraham, Isaac and Israel, let it be known today that you are God in Israel and that I am your servant and have done all these things at your command.
(ESV)
And at the time of the offering of the oblation, Elijah the prophet came near and said, “O  Lord, God of Abraham, Isaac, and Israel, let it be known this day that you are God in Israel, and that I am your servant, and that I have done all these things at your word.

1Kgs 18:40

(NIV)
Then Elijah commanded them, ‘Seize the prophets of Baal. Don’t let anyone get away!’ They seized them, and Elijah had them brought down to the Kishon Valley and slaughtered there.

(ESV)
And Elijah said to them, “Seize the prophets of Baal; let not one of them escape.” And they seized them. And Elijah brought them down to the brook Kishon and slaughtered them there.

1Kgs 19:1

(NIV)
Now Ahab told Jezebel everything Elijah had done and how he had killed all the prophets with the sword.
(ESV)
Ahab told Jezebel all that Elijah had done, and how he had killed all the prophets with the sword.

1Kgs 19:10

(NIV)
He replied, ‘I have been very zealous for the  Lord God Almighty. The Israelites have rejected your covenant, torn down your altars, and put your prophets to death with the sword. I am the only one left, and now they are trying to kill me too.’

(ESV)
He said, “I have been very jealous for the  Lord, the God of hosts. For the people of Israel have forsaken your covenant, thrown down your altars, and killed your prophets with the sword, and I, even I only, am left, and they seek my life, to take it away.”

1Kgs 19:14

(NIV)
He replied, ‘I have been very zealous for the  Lord God Almighty. The Israelites have rejected your covenant, torn down your altars, and put your prophets to death with the sword. I am the only one left, and now they are trying to kill me too.’

(ESV)
He said, “I have been very jealous for the  Lord, the God of hosts. For the people of Israel have forsaken your covenant, thrown down your altars, and killed your prophets with the sword, and I, even I only, am left, and they seek my life, to take it away.”

1Kgs 19:16

(NIV)
Also, anoint Jehu son of Nimshi king over Israel, and anoint Elisha son of Shaphat from Abel Meholah to succeed you as prophet.
(ESV)
And Jehu the son of Nimshi you shall anoint to be king over Israel, and Elisha the son of Shaphat of Abel-meholah you shall anoint to be prophet in your place.
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