Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For many shall come in my name, saying, I am Christ; and shall deceive many.

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Matthew 24:11
And many false prophets shall arise, and shall lead many astray.
Jeremiah 14:14
Then Jehovah said unto me, The prophets prophesy lies in my name; I sent them not, neither have I commanded them, neither spake I unto them: they prophesy unto you a lying vision, and divination, and a thing of nought, and the deceit of their own heart.
Jeremiah 23:21
I sent not these prophets, yet they ran: I spake not unto them, yet they prophesied.
John 5:43
I am come in my Father's name, and ye receive me not: if another shall come in his own name, him ye will receive.
Acts 5:36
For before these days rose up Theudas, giving himself out to be somebody; to whom a number of men, about four hundred, joined themselves: who was slain; and all, as many as obeyed him, were dispersed, and came to nought.
Acts 8:9
But there was a certain man, Simon by name, who beforetime in the city used sorcery, and amazed the people of Samaria, giving out that himself was some great one:
Revelation 13:8
And all that dwell on the earth shall worship him, every one whose name hath not been written from the foundation of the world in the book of life of the Lamb that hath been slain.

General references

Matthew 24:11
And many false prophets shall arise, and shall lead many astray.
Mark 13:21
And then if any man shall say unto you, Lo, here is the Christ; or, Lo, there; believe it not:

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