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Bible in Basic English

If ever you have among you a prophet or a dreamer of dreams and he gives you a sign or a wonder,

New American Standard Bible

If a prophet or a dreamer of dreams arises among you and gives you a sign or a wonder,

King James Version

If there arise among you a prophet, or a dreamer of dreams, and giveth thee a sign or a wonder,

Holman Bible

“If a prophet or someone who has dreams arises among you and proclaims a sign or wonder to you,

International Standard Version

"A prophet or a diviner of dreams may arise among you, give you an omen or a miracle

A Conservative Version

If there arise in the midst of thee a prophet, or a dreamer of dreams, and he gives thee a sign or a wonder,

American Standard Version

If there arise in the midst of thee a prophet, or a dreamer of dreams, and he give thee a sign or a wonder,

Amplified

“If a prophet arises among you, or a dreamer of dreams, and gives you a sign or a wonder,

Darby Translation

If there arise among you a prophet, or one that dreameth dreams, and he give thee a sign or a wonder,

Julia Smith Translation

When there shall arise in the midst of you a prophet, or a dreamer of dreams, and he gave to thee a sign or a wonder,

King James 2000

If there arise among you a prophet, or a dreamer of dreams, and gives you a sign or a wonder,

Lexham Expanded Bible

"If a prophet stands up in your midst or a dreamer of dreams and he gives to you a sign or wonder,

Modern King James verseion

If a prophet rises among you, or a dreamer of dreams, and gives you a sign or a wonder,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

If there arise among you a prophet or a dreamer of dreams, and give thee a sign or a wonder -

NET Bible

Suppose a prophet or one who foretells by dreams should appear among you and show you a sign or wonder,

New Heart English Bible

If there arise in the midst of you a prophet, or a dreamer of dreams, and he give you a sign or a wonder,

The Emphasized Bible

When there shall arise in thy midst - a prophet, or a dreamer of dreams, - and he shall give unto thee a sign or a wonder;

Webster

If there shall arise among you a prophet, or a dreamer of dreams, and give thee a sign or a wonder.

World English Bible

If there arise in the midst of you a prophet, or a dreamer of dreams, and he give you a sign or a wonder,

Youngs Literal Translation

'When there ariseth in your midst a prophet, or a dreamer of a dream, and he hath given unto thee a sign or wonder,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
קרב 
Qereb 
Usage: 226

נביא 
Nabiy' 
Usage: 315

or a dreamer
חלם 
Chalam 
to dream
Usage: 29

of dreams
חלם חלום 
Chalowm 
Usage: 65

and giveth
נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

אות 
'owth 
Usage: 79

Context Readings

Detailed Stipulations: Purity And Unity

1 If ever you have among you a prophet or a dreamer of dreams and he gives you a sign or a wonder, 2 And the sign or the wonder takes place, and he says to you, Let us go after other gods, which are strange to you, and give them worship;



Cross References

Jeremiah 27:9

And you are not to give attention to your prophets or your readers of signs or your dreamers or those who see into the future or those who make use of secret arts, who say to you, You will not become servants of the king of Babylon:

Jeremiah 29:8

For this is what the Lord of armies, the God of Israel, has said: Do not let yourselves be tricked by the prophets who are among you, and the readers of signs, and give no attention to their dreams which they may have;

Zechariah 10:2

For the images have said what is not true, and the readers of signs have seen deceit; they have given accounts of false dreams, they give comfort to no purpose: so they go out of the way like sheep, they are troubled because they have no keeper.

1 Kings 13:18

Then he said to him, I am a prophet like you; and an angel said to me by the word of the Lord, Take him back with you and give him food and water. But he said false words to him.

Isaiah 9:15

The man who is honoured and responsible is the head, and the prophet who gives false teaching is the tail.

Jeremiah 6:13

For from the least of them even to the greatest, everyone is given up to getting money; from the prophet even to the priest, everyone is working deceit.

Jeremiah 23:11

For the prophet as well as the priest is unclean; even in my house I have seen their evil-doing, says the Lord.

Jeremiah 23:25-28

My ears have been open to what the prophets have said, who say false words in my name, saying, I have had a dream, I have had a dream, I have had a dream,

Jeremiah 29:24

About Shemaiah the Nehelamite.

Ezekiel 13:2-3

Son of man, be a prophet against the prophets of Israel, and say to those prophets whose words are the invention of their hearts, Give ear to the word of the Lord;

Ezekiel 13:23

For this cause you will see no more foolish visions or make false use of secret arts: and I will make my people free from your power; and you will be certain that I am the Lord.

Zechariah 13:4

And it will come about in that day that the prophets will be shamed, every man on account of his vision, when he is talking as a prophet; and they will not put on a robe of hair for purposes of deceit:

Matthew 7:15

Be on the watch for false prophets, who come to you in sheep's clothing, but inside they are cruel wolves.

Matthew 24:11

And a number of false prophets will come, causing error.

Matthew 24:24

For there will come up false Christs, and false prophets, who will do great signs and wonders; so that if possible even the saints might be tricked.

Mark 13:22

Because there will be false Christs and false prophets, and they will give signs and wonders in the hope of turning even the saints from the true way.

Luke 6:26

Unhappy are you when all men give you their approval: for so their fathers did to the false prophets.

2 Thessalonians 2:9

Even the one whose coming is marked by the working of Satan, with all power and signs and false wonders,

2 Peter 2:1

But there were false prophets among the people, as there will be false teachers among you, who will secretly put forward wrong teachings for your destruction, even turning away from the Lord who gave himself for them; whose destruction will come quickly, and they themselves will be the cause of it.

1 John 4:1

My loved ones, do not put your faith in every spirit, but put them to the test, to see if they are from God: because a great number of false prophets have gone out into the world.

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