Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And the prophets shall become wind, and the word is not in them: thus shall it be done unto them.

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Bible References

The prophets

Jeremiah 14:13
But, “Ah, Lord God!” I said, “Look, the prophets are telling them, ‘You will not see the sword nor will you have famine, but I will give you lasting peace in this place.’”
Jeremiah 18:18
Then they said, “Come and let us devise plans against Jeremiah. Surely the law is not going to be lost to the priest, nor counsel to the sage, nor the divine word to the prophet! Come on and let us strike at him with our tongue, and let us give no heed to any of his words.”
Jeremiah 20:8
For each time I speak, I cry aloud;
I proclaim violence and destruction,
Because for me the word of the Lord has resulted
In reproach and derision all day long.
Jeremiah 28:3
Within two years I am going to bring back to this place all the vessels of the Lord’s house, which Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon took away from this place and carried to Babylon.
Job 6:26
“Do you intend to reprove my words,
When the words of one in despair belong to the wind?
Job 8:2
“How long will you say these things,
And the words of your mouth be a mighty wind?
Hosea 9:7
The days of punishment have come,
The days of retribution have come;
Let Israel know this!
The prophet is a fool,
The inspired man is demented,
Because of the grossness of your iniquity,
And because your hostility is so great.

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Ezekiel 6:10
Then they will know that I am the Lord; I have not said in vain that I would inflict this disaster on them.”’