Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

But every woman that prayeth or prophesieth with her head uncovered dishonoureth her head: for that is even all one as if she were shaven.

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Luke 2:36
And there was a prophetess, Anna the daughter of Phanuel, of the tribe of Asher. She was advanced in years and had lived with her husband seven years after her marriage,
Acts 2:17
And it shall be in the last days,’ God says,
That I will pour forth of My Spirit on all mankind;
And your sons and your daughters shall prophesy,
And your young men shall see visions,
And your old men shall dream dreams;
Acts 21:9
Now this man had four virgin daughters who were prophetesses.

Shaven

Deuteronomy 21:12
then you shall bring her home to your house, and she shall shave her head and trim her nails.

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Judges 4:4
Now Deborah, a prophetess, the wife of Lappidoth, was judging Israel at that time.