Prophecy

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A prophecy is a message that is claimed by a prophet to have been communicated to them by a deity.wikipedia
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Prophet

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A prophecy is a message that is claimed by a prophet to have been communicated to them by a deity.
The message that the prophet conveys is called a prophecy.

False prophet

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The Jewish Torah already deals with the topic of the false prophet (Deuteronomy 13:2-6, 18:20-22).
In religion, a false prophet is one who falsely claims the gift of prophecy or divine inspiration, or to speak for God, or who makes such claims for evil ends.

Vaticinium ex eventu

Vaticinia ex eventuex eventu'' prophecyprophecies after the event
From a skeptical point of view, a Latin maxim exists: "prophecy written after the fact" (vaticinium ex eventu).
Vāticinium ex ēventū (, "prophecy from the event") is a technical theological or historiographical term referring to a prophecy written after the author already had information about the events being "foretold".

Revelation

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Such messages typically involve inspiration, interpretation, or revelation of divine will concerning the prophet's social world and events to come (compare divine knowledge).
In secondary usage, revelation refers to the resulting human knowledge about God, prophecy, and other divine things.

Chen prophecy

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In ancient Chinese, prophetic texts are known as Chen .
Chen is the Chinese term for 'prophecy'.

Tui bei tu

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The most famous Chinese prophecy is the Tui bei tu .
Tui bei tu is a Chinese prophecy book from the 7th-century Tang dynasty.

Clairvoyance

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Prophecy often involved some degree of clairvoyance, especially when future events were predicted.

Spiritual gift

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The New Testament refers to prophecy as one of the spiritual gifts given by the indwelling Holy Spirit.
These extraordinary spiritual gifts, often termed "charismatic gifts", are the word of wisdom, the word of knowledge, increased faith, the gifts of healing, the gift of miracles, prophecy, the discernment of spirits, diverse kinds of tongues, interpretation of tongues.

Montanism

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Although some modern commentators claim that Montanus was rejected because he claimed to be a prophet, a careful examination of history shows that the gift of prophecy was still acknowledged during the time of Montanus, and that he was controversial because of the manner in which he prophesied and the doctrines he propagated.
Montanism held similar views about the basic tenets of Christian doctrine to those of the wider Christian Church, but it was labelled a heresy for its belief in new prophetic revelations.

Glossolalia

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This revival is well known for the "speaking in tongues" that occurred there.
Neoplatonist philosopher Iamblichus linked glossolalia to prophecy, writing that prophecy was divine spirit possession that "emits words which are not understood by those that utter them; for they pronounce them, as it is said, with an insane mouth (mainomenό stomati) and are wholly subservient, and entirely yield themselves to the energy of the predominating God."

Active intellect

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Maimonides cited it in his definition of prophecy where

Supernatural

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From this, many Christians believe that the gift of prophecy is the supernatural ability to receive and convey a message from God.
In secondary usage, revelation refers to the resulting human knowledge about God, prophecy, and other divine things.

Prophets in Judaism

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Along with Muhammad, many of the prophets in Judaism (such as Noah, Abraham, Moses, Aaron, Elijah, etc.) and prophets of Christianity (Adam, Zechariah the priest, John the Baptist, Jesus Christ) are mentioned by name in the Quran.
In Jewish tradition it is believed that the period of prophecy, called Nevuah, ended with Haggai, Zechariah, and Malachi at which time the "Holy Spirit departed from Israel".

Church of God Ministry of Jesus Christ International

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Since 1972, the neo-Pentecostal Church of God Ministry of Jesus Christ International has expressed a belief in prophecy.
The Church's most important feature is its reliance on the gift of prophecy, in which a human instrument is said to be used by the Holy Spirit to speak.

Paul the Apostle

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The Apostle Paul teaches in First Corinthians that prophecy is for the benefit of the whole Church and not just of the individual exercising the gift.
He does not believe it to be a general prohibition on any woman speaking in worship settings since in 1 Corinthians Paul affirms the right (responsibility) of women to prophesy.

Apostolic-Prophetic Movement

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In 1994, the Apostolic-Prophetic Movement came on the scene, largely due to the influence of the Toronto, Brownsville and Kansas City revivals.
Prophecy has been a part of Pentecostal and Charismatic Christian practice, especially during times of revival in the Body of Christ.

Prediction

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In this context, not all prophecies contain predictions about the future.
Predictions have often been made, from antiquity until the present, by using paranormal or supernatural means such as prophecy or by observing omens.

Prophets and messengers in Islam

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The Arabic term for prophecy nubuwwa occurs five times in the Quran and stems from the term for prophets, nabī (نَبِي; pl. anbiyāʼ from nabā "tidings, announcement") who are lawbringers that Muslims believe were sent by God to every person, bringing God's message in a language they can understand.
With them, the authentic period of Nevuah ("prophecy") died, and nowadays only the "Bath Kol" (בת קול, lit. daughter of a voice, "voice of God") exists (Sanhedrin 11a).

John the Baptist

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Along with Muhammad, many of the prophets in Judaism (such as Noah, Abraham, Moses, Aaron, Elijah, etc.) and prophets of Christianity (Adam, Zechariah the priest, John the Baptist, Jesus Christ) are mentioned by name in the Quran.
There are several passages within the Old Testament which are interpreted by Christians as being prophetic of John the Baptist in this role.

Zechariah (New Testament figure)

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Along with Muhammad, many of the prophets in Judaism (such as Noah, Abraham, Moses, Aaron, Elijah, etc.) and prophets of Christianity (Adam, Zechariah the priest, John the Baptist, Jesus Christ) are mentioned by name in the Quran.
As soon as Zechariah had written on a writing table: "His name is John", he regained the power of speech, and blessed "the Lord God of Israel" with a prophecy known as the Benedictus or "Song of Zechariah".

Vision (spirituality)

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Prophecy is often associated with visions.

Church of Christ (Latter Day Saints)

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Since even before the death of Joseph Smith in 1844, there have been numerous separatist Latter Day Saint sects that have splintered from the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.
By later accounts, the April 6 organizational meeting was a charismatic event, in which members of the congregation had visions, prophesied, spoke in tongues, ecstatically shouted praises to the Lord, and fainted.

Bible

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Muslims also recognize the validity of some prophecies in other sacred texts like in the Bible; however, they believe that, unlike the Qur'an, some parts of the Bible have been corrupted over the years, and as a result, not all of the prophecies and verses in the Bible are accurate.
The Ketuvim are believed to have been written under the Ruach HaKodesh (the Holy Spirit) but with one level less authority than that of prophecy.

Oracle

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An oracle is a person or agency considered to provide wise and insightful counsel or prophetic predictions or precognition of the future, inspired by the gods.

Postdiction

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According to skeptics, many apparently fulfilled prophecies can be explained as coincidences (possibly aided by the prophecy's own vagueness), or that some prophecies were actually invented after the fact to match the circumstances of a past event ("postdiction").
Through this term, skeptics postulate that many biblical prophecies (and similar prophecies in other religions) appearing to have come true may have been written after the events supposedly predicted, or that the text or interpretation may have been modified after the event to fit the facts as they occurred.