Spiritual gifts

Spiritual gifts

The False Prophet in the Old and New Testament

The False Prophet False prophets speaks lies and words that their clients want to hear (1Kin 22).  They are ‘misled’ and ‘guided astray’ (Isa 9:15-16). Their messages are always “pleasant things” and they “speak illusions” (Isa 30:11) and from their own ‘imagination’ (Ezek 13:17-21).  They proclaim…

Miscellaneous Teaching on Prophecy

Miscellaneous Teaching on Prophecy ·     it is different than revelation, knowledge and words of instruction (1Cor 14:6). ·     The prophets of old were persecuted and the disciples of the new covenant will have the same kind of treatment (Mat 5:12). ·     The woman with the 5 husbands declares Jesus to be a prophet based upon his ability to know details of her life which…

The Accuracy of the OT Prophet

The accuracy of a Prophet Prophets and there message are to be completely accurate.  The test of complete accuracy is a starting point in determining if the message is from God.  If the message or the signs accompanying it fail to occur, God is very clear that the ‘the prophet has spoken presumptuously’and ‘that is a message the Lord has not spoken’(Deuteronomy…