The Prophets of God

Prophets: 2 Peter 1:21 | Jeremiah 1:4-7 | Ezekiel 1:28, Ezekiel 2:1-10, Ezekiel 3:1-4
Jesus Christ: John 1:29-34, John 4:34, John 7:14-18, John 17:1-4, 14

Note: Click on the above links to read the scriptures by topic.

2 Peter 1:21

2 Peter 1:21: "For the prophecy came not in old time by the will of man: but holy men of God spake as they were moved by the Holy Ghost."

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The Prophet Jeremiah

Jeremiah 1:4-7

Jeremiah 1:4: "Then the word of the LORD came unto me," [Jeremiah] "saying,"

Jeremiah 1:5: "Before I formed thee in the belly I knew thee; and before thou camest forth out of the womb I sanctified thee, and I ordained thee a prophet unto the nations."

Jeremiah 1:6: "Then said I, Ah, Lord GOD! behold, I cannot speak: for I am a child."

Jeremiah 1:7: "But the LORD said unto me, Say not, I am a child: for thou shalt go to all that I shall send thee, and whatsoever I command thee thou shalt speak."

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The Prophet Ezekiel

Ezekiel 1:28

Ezekiel 1:28: "As the appearance of the bow that is in the cloud in the day of rain, so was the appearance of the brightness round about. This was the appearance of the likeness of the glory of the LORD. And when I" [Ezekiel] "saw it, I fell upon my face, and I heard a voice of one that spake."

Ezekiel 2:1-10

Ezekiel 2:1: "And he" [The LORD] "said unto me, Son of man, stand upon thy feet, and I will speak unto thee."

Ezekiel 2:2: "And the spirit entered into me when he spake unto me, and set me upon my feet, that I heard him that spake unto me."

Ezekiel 2:3: "And he said unto me, Son of man, I send thee to the children of Israel, to a rebellious nation that hath rebelled against me: they and their fathers have transgressed against me, even unto this very day."

Ezekiel 2:4: "For they are impudent children and stiffhearted. I do send thee unto them; and thou shalt say unto them, Thus saith the Lord GOD."

Ezekiel 2:5: "And they, whether they will hear, or whether they will forbear, (for they are a rebellious house,) yet shall know that there hath been a prophet among them."

Ezekiel 2:6: "And thou, son of man, be not afraid of them, neither be afraid of their words, though briers and thorns be with thee, and thou dost dwell among scorpions: be not afraid of their words, nor be dismayed at their looks, though they be a rebellious house."

Ezekiel 2:7: "And thou shalt speak my words unto them, whether they will hear, or whether they will forbear: for they are most rebellious."

Ezekiel 2:8: "But thou, son of man, hear what I say unto thee; Be not thou rebellious like that rebellious house: open thy mouth, and eat that I give thee."

Ezekiel 2:9: "And when I looked, behold, an hand was sent unto me; and, lo, a roll of a book was therein;"

Ezekiel 2:10: "And he spread it before me; and it was written within and without: and there was written therein lamentations, and mourning, and woe."

Ezekiel 3:1-4

Ezekiel 3:1: "Moreover he said unto me, Son of man, eat that thou findest; eat this roll, and go speak unto the house of Israel."

Ezekiel 3:2: "So I opened my mouth, and he caused me to eat that roll."

Ezekiel 3:3: "And he said unto me, Son of man, cause thy belly to eat, and fill thy bowels with this roll that I give thee. Then did I eat it; and it was in my mouth as honey for sweetness."

Ezekiel 3:4: "And he said unto me, Son of man, go, get thee unto the house of Israel, and speak with my words unto them."

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Jesus Christ

John 1:29-34

John 1:29: "The next day John seeth Jesus coming unto him, and saith, Behold the Lamb of God, which taketh away the sin of the world."

John 1:30: "This is he of whom I said, After me cometh a man which is preferred before me: for he was before me."

John 1:31: "And I knew him not: but that he should be made manifest to Israel, therefore am I come baptizing with water."

John 1:32: "And John bare record, saying, I saw the Spirit descending from heaven like a dove, and it abode upon him."

John 1:33: "And I knew him not: but he that sent me to baptize with water, the same said unto me, Upon whom thou shalt see the Spirit descending, and remaining on him, the same is he which baptizeth with the Holy Ghost."

John 1:34: "And I saw, and bare record that this is the Son of God."

John 4:34

John 4:34: "Jesus saith unto them, My meat is to do the will of him that sent me, and to finish his work."

John 7:14-18

John 7:14: "Now about the midst of the feast Jesus went up into the temple, and taught."

John 7:15: "And the Jews marvelled, saying, How knoweth this man letters, having never learned?"

John 7:16: "Jesus answered them, and said, My doctrine is not mine, but his that sent me."

John 7:17: "If any man will do his will, he shall know of the doctrine, whether it be of God, or whether I speak of myself."

John 7:18: "He that speaketh of himself seeketh his own glory: but he that seeketh his glory that sent him, the same is true, and no unrighteousness is in him."

John 17:1-4, 14

John 17:1: "These words spake Jesus, and lifted up his eyes to heaven, and said, Father, the hour is come; glorify thy Son, that thy Son also may glorify thee:"

John 17:2: "As thou hast given him power over all flesh, that he should give eternal life to as many as thou hast given him."

John 17:3: "And this is life eternal, that they might know thee the only true God, and Jesus Christ, whom thou hast sent."

John 17:4: "I have glorified thee on the earth: I have finished the work which thou gavest me to do."

John 17:14: "I have given them thy word; and the world hath hated them, because they are not of the world, even as I am not of the world."

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