Prophecy, In Nt
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And Jesus went out, and his disciples, into the towns of Caesarea Philippi: and on the way he asked his disciples, saying unto them, Who do men say that I am?
And he said unto them, What manner of words are these that you have one to another, as you walk, and are sad?
And God has set some in the church, first apostles, secondarily prophets, thirdly teachers, after that miracles, then gifts of healings, helpers, administrators, various kinds of tongues.
Having then gifts differing according to the grace that is given to us, whether prophecy, let us prophesy according to the proportion of faith;
To another the working of miracles; to another prophecy; to another discerning of spirits; to another various kinds of tongues; to another the interpretation of tongues:
And he gave some, apostles; and some, prophets; and some, evangelists; and some, pastors and teachers;
Though I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, and have not love, I am become as sounding brass, or a clanging cymbal.
How is it then, brethren? when you come together, every one of you has a psalm, has a doctrine, has a tongue, has a revelation, has an interpretation. Let all things be done unto edifying.
For I say, through the grace given unto me, to every man that is among you, not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think; but to think soberly, according as God has dealt to every man the measure of faith.
But he that prophesies speaks unto men to edification, and exhortation, and comfort.
As every man has received a gift, even so minister the same one to another, as good stewards of the manifold grace of God.
I would that you all spoke with tongues, but rather that you prophesied: for greater is he that prophesies than he that speaks with tongues, except he interpret, that the church may receive edifying.
And it shall come to pass in the last days, says God, I will pour out of my Spirit upon all flesh: and your sons and your daughters shall prophesy, and your young men shall see visions, and your old men shall dream dreams:
And in these days came prophets from Jerusalem unto Antioch.