Let the prophet who has a dream1 tell his dream, but let the one who has my word2 speak it faithfully. For what has straw to do with grain?" declares the LORD.
"Is not my word like fire,"3 declares the LORD, "and like a hammer4 that breaks a rock in pieces?
"Therefore," declares the LORD, "I am against5 the prophets6 who steal from one another words supposedly from me.
Yes," declares the LORD, "I am against the prophets who wag their own tongues and yet declare, 'The LORD declares.'732
Indeed, I am against those who prophesy false dreams,8" declares the LORD. "They tell them and lead my people astray9 with their reckless lies,10 yet I did not send11 or appoint them. They do not benefit12 these people in the least," declares the LORD.