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12:28 And God hath set some in the church, first Apostles, secondarily
EPHESIANS 4:11 And
He gave some Apostles and some Prophets..
* A Prophet is one
who utters a communication, in speaking the mind of God. the Old
was also called a seer and a watchman.
2 Kings 6:8-17
Vs.12 And one of his servants said, None, my lord, O king: but
prophet that is in Israel, telleth the king of Israel the words that thou
in thy bedchamber.
Vs.17 Son of man, I have made thee a watchman unto the house of
hear the word at my mouth, and give them warning from me.
God revealed things to prophets by dreams, visions and speaks to them
12:28 ..And God hath set some in the church....prophets
..And he gave some...prophets
The scriptures makes it very plain that God has set in the church;
Prophets, to believe
otherwise is to
ignore the word of God.
Acts 13:1 Now
there were in the church that was at Antioch certain prophets and
And in these days came prophets from Jerusalem unto Antioch.
Vs.28 And there
stood up one of them named Agabus, and signified by the spirit that
there should be
great dearth throughout all the world: which came to pass in the days of
And as we tarried there many days, there came down from Judaea a
Luke 13:34 O
Jerusalem. Jerusalem, which killest the prophets and stonest them that
are sent to thee..
2 Chronicles 36:16
But they mocked the messengers of God, and misused his
there was no remedy.
1 Chronicles 16:22
Warning! Touch not mine anointed, and do my prophets no harm.
Prophets are not
And they were offended in him. But Jesus said unto them, A prophet is
not without honour,
save in his own country, and in his own house.
Luke 4:24 And he
said, Verily I say unto you, no prophet is accepted in his own
* Certain gifts of the Holy Spirit seem to manifest more frequently in a
others, such as:
Word of Wisdom
Prophets are sometimes sent to leaders, such as in the case of Apostle
( Acts 21:4,
* Notice that
Agabus only spoke, what the Holy Spirit gave him to speak.