Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
If there arise among you a prophet, or a dreamer of dreams, and giveth thee a sign or a wonder,
1 Kings 13:18
And the other said unto him, I am a prophet also as thou art, and an angel spoke unto me by the word of the LORD, saying, Bring him back with thee into thy house, that he may eat bread and drink water. But he lied unto him.
The ancient and venerable to look upon is the head; the prophet that teaches lies, he is the tail.
For from the least of them even unto the greatest of them each one is given to greed; and from the prophet even unto the priest every one deals falsely.
For both prophet and priest are feigned; even in my house I have found their wickedness, said the LORD.
Son of man, prophesy against the prophets of Israel that prophesy and say unto those that prophesy out of their own hearts, Hear ye the word of the LORD:
And it shall come to pass in that time, that the prophets shall be ashamed every one of his vision when he has prophesied; neither shall they wear a rough garment to deceive:
Keep yourselves also from the false prophets, who come to you in sheep's clothing, but inwardly they are ravening wolves.
And many false prophets shall rise and shall deceive many.
Woe unto you when all men shall speak well of you! for so did their fathers treat the false prophets.
2 Peter 2:1
But there were also false prophets among the people, even as there shall be false teachers among you, who covertly shall bring in destructive sects and shall deny the Lord that bought them, bringing upon themselves swift destruction.
1 John 4:1
Beloved, do not believe every spirit, but try the spirits whether they are of God because many false prophets are gone out into the world.
I have heard what those prophets said, that prophesy lies in my name, saying, I have dreamed, I have dreamed.
Therefore do not hearken unto your prophets, nor to your diviners, nor to your dreams, nor to your sorcerers, nor to your enchanters, which speak unto you, saying, Ye shall not serve the king of Babylon:
And the magicians did the same with their enchantments, and brought up frogs upon the land of Egypt.
And it shall be when thou art come in unto the land, which the LORD thy God gives thee for an inheritance and possess it and dwell therein,
1 Kings 13:3
And he gave a sign the same day, saying, This is the sign which the LORD has spoken: Behold, the altar shall be rent, and the ashes with the burnt fat that are upon it shall be poured out.
Cease, my son, to hear the teaching that induces one to deviate from the reasons of wisdom.
Then if any man shall say unto you, Behold, here is the Christ, or there, believe it not.
And then if anyone should say to you, Behold, here is the Christ, or, Behold, he is there, do not believe him;