Adjectives for Prophets | Words to describe Prophets

  • Great
  • Ancient
  • False
  • Sad-Eyed
  • Old
  • Sovereign
  • Early
  • Socialistic
  • Other
  • Such
  • Somnambulist
  • Twenty-Four
  • Religious
  • Sent
  • Canonical
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    • 1. Unto you God sent Moses, Jacob and Joseph, and many other great prophets. 🔊
    • 2. Elijah then took the false prophets down to the brook Kishon, at the base of the mountain, and killed them. 🔊
    • 3. In these streets did sad-eyed prophets walk to and fro, carrying the message of the coming of the King. 🔊
    • 4. Like the great prophets in similar instances, he regards the heathen king as charged with a Divine commission. 🔊
    • 5. Unfortunately the Christian church and above all our Puritan fathers followed the guidance of the later priests rather than of the early prophets. 🔊
    • 6. There were such prophets of Baal as well as of Jehovah, so that the phenomenon is not specifically Israelite. 🔊
    • 7. Which means that they have one tradition still dear to them (the name of Napoleon) and that they put no faith in the Socialistic prophets. 🔊
    • 8. Even the stern Calvinists have had their religious prophets, among whom Du Serre is probably the most interesting. 🔊
    • 9. The Romans also had their somnambulist prophets from the earliest days, and whenever the state was in danger, the Sibylline books were consulted. 🔊
    • 10. When we come to the canonical prophets, however, we feel that there is a great deal more in their teaching than the bare demand that everything must give way to the requirements of religion. 🔊
    • 11. In short, like other prophets, they foretold everything except that which was actually to happen; and they would have foretold that too, if they had thought of it in time. 🔊
    • 12. True, he was many times deceived by false prophets and wronged by fraudulent seers, but still he enjoyed the exquisite solace which the voice of his wife unfailingly brought when the conditions were favorable. 🔊
    • 13. He then proposed that two sacrifices be laid on the wood, with no fire under them; that the false prophets should call on their god, and he would call on Jehovah. 🔊
    • 14. Polygamy and concubinage are forbidden, the use of the veil is discouraged, and the equality of the sexes is so thoroughly recognised that one, at least, of the nineteen sovereign prophets must always be a female. 🔊
    • 15. For he that will understand the old Prophets, must begin with this; but the time is not yet come for understanding them perfectly, because the main revolution predicted in them is not yet come to pass. 🔊
    • 16. He declared that this two score and eleventh year (2651 C.E.), was the beginning of the long-promised millennium, as heralded by the ancient prophets. 🔊
    • 17. The series, commencing from the west, shows twenty-four prophets and saints, all, with the exception of St. John the Baptist, selected from the Old Testament. 🔊

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