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Bible Concordances

Torrey's Topical Textbook

Prophets, False

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  • Pretended to be sent by God
    Jeremiah 23:17,18,31

  • Not sent or commissioned by God
    Jeremiah 14:14; 23:21; 29:31

  • Made use of by God to prove Israel
    Deuteronomy 13:3

  • DESCRIBED AS
    • Light and treacherous
      Zephaniah 3:4
    • Covetous
      Micah 3:11
    • Crafty
      Matthew 7:15
    • Drunken
      Isaiah 28:7
    • Immoral and profane
      Jeremiah 23:11,14

  • Women sometimes acted as
    Nehemiah 6:14; Revelation 2:20

  • Called foolish prophets
    Ezekiel 13:2

  • Compared to foxes in the desert
    Ezekiel 13:4

  • Compared to wind
    Jeremiah 5:13

  • Influenced by evil spirits
    1 Kings 22:21,22

  • PROPHESIED
    • Falsely
      Jeremiah 5:31
    • Lies in the name of the Lord
      Jeremiah 14:14
    • Out of their own heart
      Jeremiah 23:16,26; Ezekiel 13:2
    • In the name of false gods
      Jeremiah 2:8
    • Peace, when there was no peace
      Jeremiah 6:14; 23:17; Ezekiel 13:10; Micah 3:5

  • Often practised divination and witchcraft
    Jeremiah 14:14; Ezekiel 22:28; Acts 13:6

  • Often pretended to dreams
    Jeremiah 23:28,32

  • Often deceived by God as a judgment
    Ezekiel 14:9

  • THE PEOPLE
    • Led into error
      Jeremiah 23:13; Micah 3:5
    • Made to forget God's name by
      Jeremiah 23:27
    • Deprived of God's word by
      Jeremiah 23:30
    • Taught profaneness and sin by
      Jeremiah 23:14,15
    • Oppressed and defrauded by
      Ezekiel 22:25
    • Warned not to listen to
      Deuteronomy 13:3; Jeremiah 23:16; 27:9,15,16
    • Encouraged and praised
      Jeremiah 5:31; Luke 6:26

  • Mode of trying and detecting
    Deuteronomy 13:1,2; 18:21,22; 1 John 4:1-3

  • PREDICTED TO ARISE
    • Before destruction of Jerusalem
      Matthew 24:11,24
    • In the latter times
      2 Peter 2:1

  • Judgments denounced against
    Jeremiah 8:1,2; 14:15; 28:16,17; 29:32

  • Involved the people in their own ruin
    Isaiah 9:15,16; Jeremiah 20:6; Ezekiel 14:10

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Torrey, Reuben Archer. Entry for 'Prophets, False'. Torrey's Topical Textbook. https://www.studylight.org/concordances/eng/ttt/p/prophets-false.html. 1897.

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