Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Behold, I am against those who have prophesied
false dreams,” declares the Lord, “and related them and led My people astray by their falsehoods and reckless boasting; yet I did not send them or command them, nor do they furnish this people the slightest benefit,” declares the Lord.
Then the Lord said to me, “The
prophets are prophesying falsehood in My name. I have neither sent them nor commanded them nor spoken to them; they are prophesying to you a false vision, divination, futility and the deception of their own minds.
I have not sent them,” declares the Lord, “but they prophesy falsely in My name, in order that I may drive you out and that you may perish, you and the prophets who prophesy to you.”
Then Jeremiah the prophet said to Hananiah the prophet, “Listen now, Hananiah, the Lord has not sent you, and
you have made this people trust in a lie.
prophesy falsely to you in My name; I have not sent them,’ declares the Lord.
Then I heard the
voice of the Lord, saying, “Whom shall I send, and who will go for Us?” Then I said, “Here am I. Send me!”
So Jesus said to them again,
“ Peace be with you; as the Father has sent Me, I also send you.”
sent out by the Holy Spirit, they went down to Seleucia and from there they sailed to Cyprus.
How will they preach unless they are sent? Just as it is written, “
How beautiful are the feet of those who bring good news of good things!”