Parallel Bible results for Deuteronomy 18:14-22

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Deuteronomy 18:14-22

NIV 14 The nations you will dispossess listen to those who practice sorcery or divination. But as for you, the LORD your God has not permitted you to do so. NIV 14 The nations you will dispossess listen to those who practice sorcery or divination. But as for you, the LORD your God has not permitted you to do so. NIV 15 The LORD your God will raise up for you a prophet like me from among your own brothers. You must listen to him. NIV 15 The LORD your God will raise up for you a prophet like me from among your own brothers. You must listen to him. NIV 16 For this is what you asked of the LORD your God at Horeb on the day of the assembly when you said, "Let us not hear the voice of the LORD our God nor see this great fire anymore, or we will die." NIV 16 For this is what you asked of the LORD your God at Horeb on the day of the assembly when you said, "Let us not hear the voice of the LORD our God nor see this great fire anymore, or we will die." NIV 17 The LORD said to me: "What they say is good. NIV 17 The LORD said to me: "What they say is good. NIV 18 I will raise up for them a prophet like you from among their brothers; I will put my words in his mouth, and he will tell them everything I command him. NIV 18 I will raise up for them a prophet like you from among their brothers; I will put my words in his mouth, and he will tell them everything I command him. NIV 19 If anyone does not listen to my words that the prophet speaks in my name, I myself will call him to account. NIV 19 If anyone does not listen to my words that the prophet speaks in my name, I myself will call him to account. NIV 20 But a prophet who presumes to speak in my name anything I have not commanded him to say, or a prophet who speaks in the name of other gods, must be put to death." NIV 20 But a prophet who presumes to speak in my name anything I have not commanded him to say, or a prophet who speaks in the name of other gods, must be put to death." NIV 21 You may say to yourselves, "How can we know when a message has not been spoken by the LORD?" NIV 21 You may say to yourselves, "How can we know when a message has not been spoken by the LORD?" NIV 22 If what a prophet proclaims in the name of the LORD does not take place or come true, that is a message the LORD has not spoken. That prophet has spoken presumptuously. Do not be afraid of him. NIV 22 If what a prophet proclaims in the name of the LORD does not take place or come true, that is a message the LORD has not spoken. That prophet has spoken presumptuously. Do not be afraid of him.