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The immediate context of Deuteronomy 18:15 refers back to verses 9-14. There Moses warns the people of the danger of false prophets. God’s people are to avoid any and all who presume to speak authoritatively about spiritual truth apart from God’s truth. What is God’s truth? Verse 15 says a particular prophet will arise from the Jews (i.e., “your own brothers”...


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I. Deuteronomy.18:15 Muslims claim that the prophet like Moses mentioned in the above verse is the Islamic prophet Muhammad. This of course is a far cry as the reasons they cite in support of that claim are a good example of eisegesis. Deuteronomy.18:15-19 “The Lord your God will raise up for you a prophet like me from among you, from your fellow Israelites. ...


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How do the Catholic and LDS views of what a prophet is differ? First of all, let us deal with what a prophet is within Catholic understanding. Catholic generally only apply the title of prophet to those individuals named in Sacred Scriptures. Many Catholic Blesseds and Saints have received the genuine gift of prophecy as been given by the Holy Spirit, but ...


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Son of man is a fairly common term in the Bible, and it simply means “man.” It emphasizes the humanity of a person. Ezekiel was referred to as “son of man” 93 times (e.g., Ezekiel 2:1; 3:1; 4:1; 5:1). This expression merely emphases the prophet’s humanity when the transcendent God addressed him. The prophet was reminded of his own human frailty and ...


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When it comes to interpreting Revelation in general, and those 4 verses in particular, I consulted a book where the Protestant author classifies 4 main ‘types’ of interpretation. He explains what he means by those ‘types’ at the start of his book, summarized on the cover jacket as: “PRETERISM: most prophecies were fulfilled during the time of the Roman ...


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What is the biblical basis for hearing God's audible voice today? It seems that God spoke audibly at Jesus’ baptism in the Jordan by St. John the Baptist. 16As soon as Jesus was baptized, He went up out of the water. Suddenly the heavens were opened, and He saw the Spirit of God descending like a dove and resting on Him. 17And a voice from heaven said, “...


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Yes, there is a responsibility for the Church (Body of Christ), to call out and denounce these false prophets. Deuteronomy 18:22 says, "When a prophet speaketh in the name of the Lord, if the thing follow not, nor come to pass, that is the thing which the Lord hath not spoken, but the prophet hath spoken it presumptuously: thou shalt not be afraid of ...


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As I understand the verse: “Go, love a woman who has a lover and is an adulteress..." It says there, "adulteress" and so she was married. The question is, "To whom?" The answer is to Hosea. In Good News Translation it says, "The Lord said to me, "Go again and show your love for a woman who is committing adultery with a ...


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For all the Prophets and the Law prophesied until John (Matthew 11:13). Commentary - “... ‘until John’ means up to and including John ... before the inauguration of the kingdom .... The Prophets and the law prophesied until then and, implicitly, prophesied of the new era ... the kingdom itself ....” (D. A. Carson, commentary on Matthew 11:13, The Expositor’s ...


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