1 Corinthians 14:39

Therefore, my brethren, desire earnestly to prophesy, and do not forbid to speak in tongues.

1 Corinthians 12:31

But earnestly desire the greater gifts. And I show you a still more excellent way.

1 Corinthians 14:1

Pursue love, yet desire earnestly spiritual gifts, but especially that you may prophesy.

1 Corinthians 14:3

But one who prophesies speaks to men for edification and exhortation and consolation.

1 Corinthians 14:5

Now I wish that you all spoke in tongues, but even more that you would prophesy; and greater is one who prophesies than one who speaks in tongues, unless he interprets, so that the church may receive edifying.

1 Corinthians 14:24-25

But if all prophesy, and an unbeliever or an ungifted man enters, he is convicted by all, he is called to account by all;

1 Thessalonians 5:20

do not despise prophetic utterances.

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Summary

Wherefore, brethren, covet to prophesy, and forbid not to speak with tongues.

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Covet

1 Corinthians 14:1
Pursue love, yet desire earnestly spiritual gifts, but especially that you may prophesy.
1 Corinthians 12:31
But earnestly desire the greater gifts. And I show you a still more excellent way.
1 Thessalonians 5:20
do not despise prophetic utterances.

General references

1 Thessalonians 5:20
do not despise prophetic utterances.