Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And he stripped off his clothes also, and prophesied before Samuel in like manner, and lay down naked all that day and all that night. Wherefore they say, Is Saul also among the prophets?

Bible References

Stripped

2 Samuel 6:14
Now David, wearing a linen ephod, was dancing with all his strength before the Lord.
Isaiah 20:2
At that time the Lord announced through Isaiah son of Amoz: "Go, remove the sackcloth from your waist and take your sandals off your feet." He did as instructed and walked around in undergarments and barefoot.
Micah 1:8
For this reason I will mourn and wail; I will walk around barefoot and without my outer garments. I will howl like a wild dog, and screech like an owl.

Lay

Numbers 24:4
the oracle of the one who hears the words of God, who sees a vision from the Almighty, although falling flat on the ground with eyes open:

Is saul

1 Samuel 10:10
When Saul and his servant arrived at Gibeah, a company of prophets was coming out to meet him. Then the spirit of God rushed upon Saul and he prophesied among them.
Acts 9:21
All who heard him were amazed and were saying, "Is this not the man who in Jerusalem was ravaging those who call on this name, and who had come here to bring them as prisoners to the chief priests?"

General references

1 Corinthians 14:32
Indeed, the spirits of the prophets are subject to the prophets,
1 Thessalonians 5:20
Do not treat prophecies with contempt.

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