Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And he said, Hear now my words: If there be a prophet among you, I the LORD will make myself known unto him in a vision, and will speak unto him in a dream.

Bible References

A prophet

Genesis 20:7
Now return the man’s wife, for he is a prophet, and he will pray for you and you will live. But if you do not return her, know that you will certainly die, you and all who are yours.”
Exodus 7:1
The Lord answered Moses, “See, I have made you like God to Pharaoh, and Aaron your brother will be your prophet.
Psalm 105:15
“Do not touch My anointed ones,
or harm My prophets.”
Matthew 23:31
You, therefore, testify against yourselves that you are sons of those who murdered the prophets.
Luke 20:6
But if we say, ‘From men,’ all the people will stone us, because they are convinced that John was a prophet.”
Ephesians 4:11
And He personally gave some to be apostles, some prophets, some evangelists, some pastors and teachers,
Revelation 11:3
I will empower my two witnesses, and they will prophesy for 1,260 days, dressed in sackcloth.”

In a vision

Genesis 15:1
After these events, the word of the Lord came to Abram in a vision:

Do not be afraid, Abram.
I am your shield;
your reward will be very great.
Genesis 46:2
That night God spoke to Israel in a vision: “Jacob, Jacob!” He said.

And Jacob replied, “Here I am.”
Job 4:13
Among unsettling thoughts from visions in the night,
when deep sleep descends on men,
Job 33:15
In a dream, a vision in the night,
when deep sleep falls on people
as they slumber on their beds,
Psalm 89:19
You once spoke in a vision to Your loyal ones
and said: “I have granted help to a warrior;
I have exalted one chosen from the people.
Ezekiel 1:1
In the thirtieth year, in the fourth month, on the fifth day of the month, while I was among the exiles by the Chebar Canal, the heavens opened and I saw visions of God.
Daniel 8:2
I saw the vision, and as I watched, I was in the fortress city of Susa, in the province of Elam. I saw in the vision that I was beside the Ulai Canal.
Daniel 10:8
I was left alone, looking at this great vision. No strength was left in me; my face grew deathly pale, and I was powerless.
Luke 1:11
An angel of the Lord appeared to him, standing to the right of the altar of incense.
Acts 10:11
He saw heaven opened and an object that resembled a large sheet coming down, being lowered by its four corners to the earth.
Acts 22:17
“After I came back to Jerusalem and was praying in the temple complex, I went into a visionary state

General references

Genesis 17:22
When He finished talking with him, God withdrew from Abraham.
Genesis 40:5
The Egyptian king’s cupbearer and baker, who were confined in the prison, each had a dream. Both had a dream on the same night, and each dream had its own meaning.
Numbers 22:8
He said to them, “Spend the night here, and I will give you the answer the Lord tells me.” So the officials of Moab stayed with Balaam.

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