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Num 24:3

(NIV)
and he spoke his message:

‘The prophecy of Balaam son of Beor,
the prophecy of one whose eye sees clearly,
(ESV)
and he took up his discourse and said,

“The oracle of Balaam the son of Beor,
the oracle of the man whose eye is opened,

Num 24:4

(NIV)
the prophecy of one who hears the words of God,
who sees a vision from the Almighty,
who falls prostrate, and whose eyes are opened:
(ESV)
the oracle of him who hears the words of God,
who sees the vision of the Almighty,
falling down with his eyes uncovered:

Num 24:15

(NIV)
Then he spoke his message:

‘The prophecy of Balaam son of Beor,
the prophecy of one whose eye sees clearly,
(ESV)
And he took up his discourse and said,

“The oracle of Balaam the son of Beor,
the oracle of the man whose eye is opened,

Num 24:16

(NIV)
the prophecy of one who hears the words of God,
who has knowledge from the Most High,
who sees a vision from the Almighty,
who falls prostrate, and whose eyes are opened:
(ESV)
the oracle of him who hears the words of God,
and knows the knowledge of the Most High,
who sees the vision of the Almighty,
falling down with his eyes uncovered:

2Kgs 9:25

(NIV)
Jehu said to Bidkar, his chariot officer, ‘Pick him up and throw him on the field that belonged to Naboth the Jezreelite. Remember how you and I were riding together in chariots behind Ahab his father when the  Lord spoke this prophecy against him:
(ESV)
Jehu said to Bidkar his aide, “Take him up and throw him on the plot of ground belonging to Naboth the Jezreelite. For remember, when you and I rode side by side behind Ahab his father, how the  Lord made this pronouncement against him:

2Chr 9:29

(NIV)
As for the other events of Solomon’s reign, from beginning to end, are they not written in the records of Nathan the prophet, in the prophecy of Ahijah the Shilonite and in the visions of Iddo the seer concerning Jeroboam son of Nebat?
(ESV)
Now the rest of the acts of Solomon, from first to last, are they not written in the history of Nathan the prophet, and in the prophecy of Ahijah the Shilonite, and in the visions of Iddo the seer concerning Jeroboam the son of Nebat?

2Chr 15:8

(NIV)
When Asa heard these words and the prophecy of Azariah son of Oded the prophet, he took courage. He removed the detestable idols from the whole land of Judah and Benjamin and from the towns he had captured in the hills of Ephraim. He repaired the altar of the  Lord that was in front of the portico of the  Lord’s temple.

(ESV)
As soon as Asa heard these words, the prophecy of Azariah the son of Oded, he took courage and put away the detestable idols from all the land of Judah and Benjamin and from the cities that he had taken in the hill country of Ephraim, and he repaired the altar of the  Lord that was in front of the vestibule of the house of the  Lord.

Neh 6:12

(NIV)
I realised that God had not sent him, but that he had prophesied against me because Tobiah and Sanballat had hired him.
(ESV)
And I understood and saw that God had not sent him, but he had pronounced the prophecy against me because Tobiah and Sanballat had hired him.

Isa 13:1

(NIV)
A prophecy against Babylon that Isaiah son of Amoz saw:

(ESV)
The oracle concerning Babylon which Isaiah the son of Amoz saw.

Isa 14:28

(NIV)
This prophecy came in the year King Ahaz died:

(ESV)
In the year that King Ahaz died came this oracle:

Isa 15:1

(NIV)
A prophecy against Moab:

Ar in Moab is ruined,
destroyed in a night!
Kir in Moab is ruined,
destroyed in a night!
(ESV)
An oracle concerning Moab.

Because Ar of Moab is laid waste in a night,
Moab is undone;
because Kir of Moab is laid waste in a night,
Moab is undone.

Isa 17:1

(NIV)
A prophecy against Damascus:

‘See, Damascus will no longer be a city
but will become a heap of ruins.
(ESV)
An oracle concerning Damascus.

Behold, Damascus will cease to be a city
and will become a heap of ruins.

Isa 19:1

(NIV)
A prophecy against Egypt:

See, the  Lord rides on a swift cloud
and is coming to Egypt.
The idols of Egypt tremble before him,
and the hearts of the Egyptians melt with fear.
(ESV)
An oracle concerning Egypt.

Behold, the  Lord is riding on a swift cloud
and comes to Egypt;
and the idols of Egypt will tremble at his presence,
and the heart of the Egyptians will melt within them.

Isa 21:1

(NIV)
A prophecy against the Desert by the Sea:

Like whirlwinds sweeping through the southland,
an invader comes from the desert,
from a land of terror.
(ESV)
The oracle concerning the wilderness of the sea.

As whirlwinds in the Negeb sweep on,
it comes from the wilderness,
from a terrible land.

Isa 21:11

(NIV)
A prophecy against Dumah:

Someone calls to me from Seir,
‘Watchman, what is left of the night?
Watchman, what is left of the night?’
(ESV)
The oracle concerning Dumah.

One is calling to me from Seir,
Watchman, what time of the night?
Watchman, what time of the night?”

Isa 21:13

(NIV)
A prophecy against Arabia:

You caravans of Dedanites,
who camp in the thickets of Arabia,
(ESV)
The oracle concerning Arabia.

In the thickets in Arabia you will lodge,
O caravans of Dedanites.

Isa 22:1

(NIV)
A prophecy against the Valley of Vision:

What troubles you now,
that you have all gone up on the roofs,
(ESV)
The oracle concerning the valley of vision.

What do you mean that you have gone up,
all of you, to the housetops,

Isa 23:1

(NIV)
A prophecy against Tyre:

Wail, you ships of Tarshish!
For Tyre is destroyed
and left without house or harbour.
From the land of Cyprus
word has come to them.
(ESV)
The oracle concerning Tyre.

Wail, O ships of Tarshish,
for Tyre is laid waste, without house or harbor!
From the land of Cyprus
it is revealed to them.

Isa 30:6

(NIV)
A prophecy concerning the animals of the Negev:

Through a land of hardship and distress,
of lions and lionesses,
of adders and darting snakes,
the envoys carry their riches on donkeys’ backs,
their treasures on the humps of camels,
to that unprofitable nation,
(ESV)
An oracle on the beasts of the Negeb.

Through a land of trouble and anguish,
from where come the lioness and the lion,
the adder and the flying fiery serpent,
they carry their riches on the backs of donkeys,
and their treasures on the humps of camels,
to a people that cannot profit them.

Ezek 12:10

(NIV)
‘Say to them, “This is what the Sovereign  Lord says: this prophecy concerns the prince in Jerusalem and all the Israelites who are there.”
(ESV)
Say to them, ‘Thus says the Lord  God: This oracle concerns the prince in Jerusalem and all the house of Israel who are in it.’

Ezek 14:9

(NIV)
‘“And if the prophet is enticed to utter a prophecy, I the  Lord have enticed that prophet, and I will stretch out my hand against him and destroy him from among my people Israel.
(ESV)
And if the prophet is deceived and speaks a word, I, the  Lord, have deceived that prophet, and I will stretch out my hand against him and will destroy him from the midst of my people Israel.

Dan 9:24

(NIV)
‘Seventy “sevens” are decreed for your people and your holy city to finish transgression, to put an end to sin, to atone for wickedness, to bring in everlasting righteousness, to seal up vision and prophecy and to anoint the Most Holy Place.

(ESV)
Seventy weeks are decreed about your people and your holy city, to finish the transgression, to put an end to sin and to atone for iniquity to bring in everlasting righteousness, to seal both vision and prophet, and to anoint a most holy place.

Nah 1:1

(NIV)
A prophecy concerning Nineveh. The book of the vision of Nahum the Elkoshite.

(ESV)
An oracle concerning Nineveh. The book of the vision of Nahum of Elkosh.

Hab 1:1

(NIV)
The prophecy that Habakkuk the prophet received.

(ESV)
The oracle that Habakkuk the prophet saw.

Zech 9:1

(NIV)

A prophecy:

The word of the  Lord is against the land of Hadrak
and will come to rest on Damascus –
for the eyes of all people and all the tribes of Israel
are on the  Lord
(ESV)
The oracle of the word of the  Lord is against the land of Hadrach
and Damascus is its resting place.
For the  Lord has an eye on mankind
and on all the tribes of Israel,

Zech 12:1

(NIV)

A prophecy: the word of the Lord concerning Israel.

The  Lord, who stretches out the heavens, who lays the foundation of the earth, and who forms the human spirit within a person, declares:
(ESV)
The oracle of the word of the  Lord concerning Israel: Thus declares the  Lord who stretched out the heavens and founded the earth and formed the spirit of man within him:

Mal 1:1

(NIV)
A prophecy: the word of the  Lord to Israel through Malachi.

(ESV)
The oracle of the word of the  Lord to Israel by Malachi.

Matt 13:14

(NIV)
In them is fulfilled the prophecy of Isaiah : ‘“You will be ever hearing but never understanding ;
you will be ever seeing but never perceiving.
(ESV)
Indeed, in their case the prophecy of Isaiah is fulfilled that says:

“‘“You will indeed hear but never understand,
and you will indeed see but never perceive.”

Rom 12:6

(NIV)
We have different gifts, according to the grace given to each of us. If your gift is prophesying, then prophesy in accordance with your faith;
(ESV)
Having gifts that differ according to the grace given to us, let us use them: if prophecy in proportion to our faith;

1Cor 12:10

(NIV)
to another miraculous powers, to another prophecy, to another distinguishing between spirits, to another speaking in different kinds of tongues, and to still another the interpretation of tongues.
(ESV)
to another the working of miracles, to another prophecy, to another the ability to distinguish between spirits, to another various kinds of tongues, to another the interpretation of tongues.

1Cor 13:2

(NIV)
If I have the gift of prophecy and can fathom all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have a faith that can move mountains, but do not have love, I am nothing.
(ESV)
And if I have prophetic powers, and understand all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have all faith so as to remove mountains, but have not love, I am nothing.

1Cor 14:1

(NIV)
Follow the way of love and eagerly desire gifts of the Spirit, especially prophecy.
(ESV)
Pursue love, and earnestly desire the spiritual gifts, especially that you may prophesy.

1Cor 14:6

(NIV)
Now, brothers and sisters, if I come to you and speak in tongues, what good will I be to you, unless I bring you some revelation or knowledge or prophecy or word of instruction?
(ESV)
Now, brothers if I come to you speaking in tongues, how will I benefit you unless I bring you some revelation or knowledge or prophecy or teaching?

1Cor 14:22

(NIV)
Tongues, then, are a sign, not for believers but for unbelievers; prophecy, however, is not for unbelievers but for believers.
(ESV)
Thus tongues are a sign not for believers but for unbelievers, while prophecy is a sign not for unbelievers but for believers.

2Thess 2:2

(NIV)
not to become easily unsettled or alarmed by the teaching allegedly from us – whether by a prophecy or by word of mouth or by letter – asserting that the day of the Lord has already come.
(ESV)
not to be quickly shaken in mind or alarmed, either by a spirit or a spoken word, or a letter seeming to be from us, to the effect that the day of the Lord has come.

1Tim 4:14

(NIV)
Do not neglect your gift, which was given you through prophecy when the body of elders laid their hands on you.

(ESV)
Do not neglect the gift you have, which was given you by prophecy when the council of elders laid their hands on you.

2Pet 1:20

(NIV)
Above all, you must understand that no prophecy of Scripture came about by the prophet’s own interpretation of things.
(ESV)
knowing this first of all, that no prophecy of Scripture comes from someone’s own interpretation.

2Pet 1:21

(NIV)
For prophecy never had its origin in the human will, but prophets, though human, spoke from God as they were carried along by the Holy Spirit.

(ESV)
For no prophecy was ever produced by the will of man, but men spoke from God as they were carried along by the Holy Spirit.

Rev 1:3

(NIV)
Blessed is the one who reads aloud the words of this prophecy, and blessed are those who hear it and take to heart what is written in it, because the time is near.

(ESV)
Blessed is the one who reads aloud the words of this prophecy, and blessed are those who hear, and who keep what is written in it for the time is near.

Rev 19:10

(NIV)
At this I fell at his feet to worship him. But he said to me, ‘Don’t do that! I am a fellow servant with you and with your brothers and sisters who hold to the testimony of Jesus. Worship God! For it is the Spirit of prophecy who bears testimony to Jesus.’

(ESV)
Then I fell down at his feet to worship him but he said to me, “You must not do that! I am a fellow servant with you and your brothers who hold to the testimony of Jesus. Worship God.” For the testimony of Jesus is the spirit of prophecy.

Rev 22:7

(NIV)
‘Look, I am coming soon! Blessed is the one who keeps the words of the prophecy written in this scroll.’

(ESV)
And behold I am coming soon. Blessed is the one who keeps the words of the prophecy of this book.”

Rev 22:10

(NIV)
Then he told me, ‘Do not seal up the words of the prophecy of this scroll, because the time is near.
(ESV)
And he said to me “Do not seal up the words of the prophecy of this book, for the time is near.

Rev 22:18

(NIV)
I warn everyone who hears the words of the prophecy of this scroll: if anyone adds anything to them, God will add to that person the plagues described in this scroll.
(ESV)
I warn everyone who hears the words of the prophecy of this book: if anyone adds to them, God will add to him the plagues described in this book,

Rev 22:19

(NIV)
And if anyone takes words away from this scroll of prophecy, God will take away from that person any share in the tree of life and in the Holy City, which are described in this scroll.

(ESV)
and if anyone takes away from the words of the book of this prophecy, God will take away his share in the tree of life and in the holy city, which are described in this book.

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