Prophesy
Prophecy is a process in which one or more messages communicated to a prophet are then communicated to others. Such messages typically involve divine inspiration, interpretation, or revelation of even...
Mormon church releases photos of ‘seer stone’ used by founder Joseph Smith
The Mormon church for the first time is publishing photos of 'the seer stone' it believes founder Joseph Smith used to help translate the story that became the basis of the religion.
Oracle
In Classical Antiquity, an oracle was a person or agency considered to provide wise counsel or prophetic predictions or precognition of the future, inspired by the gods. As such it is a form of divina...
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Bahá'í prophecies
Throughout the Bahá'í writings, future events have been prophesied. The most specific prophecies are related to the rise and fall of leaders and organizations. Most of these prophesies can be found in...
Prophets of Christianity
In Christianity, the historical figures widely recognised as prophets are those mentioned as such in the Hebrew Bible and the canonical New Testament.The main list below consists of only those individ...
Christianity and Biblical prophecy
Bible prophecy or biblical prophecy comprises the passages of the Bible that claim to be communications from God to humans through prophets. The Biblical prophets are usually considered by Jews and C...
Joseph Smith
Joseph Smith, Jr. (December 23, 1805 – June 27, 1844) was an American religious leader and founder of Mormonism. When he was twenty-four, Smith published the Book of Mormon; by the time of his death f...
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Revelation (Latter Day Saints)
Latter Day Saints teach that the Latter Day Saint movement began with a revelation from God. They also teach that revelation is the foundation of the church established by Jesus Christ and that it rem...
Prophets in Islam
Prophets in Islam (Arabic: الأنبياء في الإسلام‎) are people that Muslims believe were assigned a special mission by God to guide humans. Islamic tradition holds that God sent messengers to e...
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Prophets in Judaism
The 48 Prophets and seven Prophetesses according to Rashi, Megillah 14a and glosses ad loc.
Nevi'im
Nevi'im (/nəviˈiːm, nəˈviːɪm/; Hebrew: נְבִיאִים Nəḇî'îm‎, "Prophets") is the second main division of the Hebrew Bible (the Tanakh), between the Torah (instruction) and Ketuvim (writings). It co...
Solomon
Solomon (/ˈsɒləmən/; Hebrew: שְׁלֹמֹה,  Shlomo,  Šəlōmō Šlomo; Syriac: ܫܠܝܡܘܢ Shlemun; Arabic: سُليمان‎ Sulaymān, also colloquially: Silimān or Slemān; Greek: Σολομών Sol...
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Shuayb (prophet)
Shuaib (/ˈʃuːeɪb/), or Shuʿayb, or Shoaib (Arabic: شعيب‎; meaning "who shows the right path"), was an ancient Midianite prophet, sometimes identified with the Biblical Jethro (though Islam ...
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Mormon church releases photos of ‘seer stone’ used by founder Joseph Smith
The Mormon church for the first time is publishing photos of 'the seer stone' it believes founder Joseph Smith used to help translate the story that became the basis of the religion.
Ayub
Ayub is a masculine given name. It is the Arabic version of the name of the Biblical figure Job, and is the name used in the Qur'an for the prophet Job.
Ishmael
Ishmael (Hebrew: יִשְׁמָעֵאל,  Yishma'el,  Yišmāʻēl Yišmaˁel; Arabic: إسماعيل‎ ʾIsmāʿīl; Greek: Ἰσμαήλ Ismaēl; Latin: Ismael) is a figure in the Hebrew Bible and the Qur'a...
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Dhul-Kifl
Dhul-Kifl, or Zul-Kifl, (Arabic: ذو الكفل ; Possessor of a Fold) (ca. 600 BCE), is an Islamic prophet who has been identified with various Hebrew Bible prophets, most commonly Ezekiel. It is beli...
Dhul-Kifl - Wikipedia
Early life of Joseph Smith
Joseph Smith (December 23, 1805 – June 27, 1844) was an American religious leader and the founder of the Latter Day Saint movement whose current followers include Mormons and members of the Community ...
Early life of Joseph Smith - Wikipedia
1838 Mormon War
The Mormon War is a name sometimes given to the 1838 conflict which occurred between Latter Day Saints (Mormons) and their neighbors in the northwestern region of the US state of Missouri. This confl...
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Islamic views on Adam
Âdam ( Arabic: آدم, translit.: ʾĀdam, Alternate Spelling: Adem ) is believed to have been the first human being and the first prophet and messenger on Earth in Islam. Adam's role as the father o...
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History of the Latter Day Saint movement
The Latter Day Saint movement is a religious movement within Christianity that arose during the Second Great Awakening in the early 19th century and that led to the set of doctrines, practices, and cu...
History of the Latter Day Saint movement - Wikipedia
Job (religious figure)
Job (/ˈdʒoʊb/; Hebrew: אִיּוֹב,  Iyyov,  ʾIyyôḇ) is the central character of the Book of Job in the Bible. Job (Arabic: أيّوب, Ayyūb‎) is considered a prophet in the Abrahamic Reli...
Job (religious figure) - Wikipedia
Book of Mormon
The Book of Mormon is a sacred text of the Latter Day Saint movement, which adherents believe contains writings of ancient prophets who lived on the American continent from approximately 2200 BC to AD...
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List of sects in the Latter Day Saint movement
The sects in the Latter Day Saint movement are sometimes collectively referred to as Mormonism. Although some sects opposed the use of this term because they consider it to be derogatory, it is especi...
List of sects in the Latter Day Saint movement - Wikipedia
Bahá'í Faith and science
A fundamental principle of the Bahá'í Faith is the harmony of religion and science. Bahá'í scripture asserts that true science and true religion can never be in conflict. `Abdu'l-Bahá, the son of the...
Bahá'í Faith and science - Wikipedia
Priesthood (Latter Day Saints)
In the Latter Day Saint movement, priesthood is the power and authority of God given to man, including the authority to perform ordinances and to act as a leader in the church. A body of priesthood ho...
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Moses
Moses (/ˈmoʊzɪz, -zɪs/; Hebrew: מֹשֶׁה‎, Moshe Mōšéh Moše; Syriac: ܡܘܫܐ Moushe; Arabic: موسى‎ Mūsā; Greek: Mωϋσῆς Mōÿsēs in both the Septuagint and the New Testament) was, a...
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Uzair
Uzayr - could be identified with the Judeo-Christian Ezra (عزير, 'Uzair) or eleazar and enoch - is a figure mentioned in the Qur'an, in the verse 9:30, which states that he was revered by the Jews as ...
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Elijah
Elijah (Hebrew: אֱלִיָּהוּ, Eliyahu, meaning "My God is Yahweh") or "My God Is Jah" or Elias (/ɨˈlaɪ.əs/; Greek: Ηλίας Elías; Syriac: ܐܸܠܝܼܵܐ Elyāe; Arabic: إلياس or إليا, Ilyās or Ilyā) was...
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Islamic view of Noah
Nûḥ (Arabic: نوح, translit.: Nūḥ), known as Noah in the Old Testament, is recognized in Islam as a prophet and apostle of God (Arabic: الله‎ Allāh). He is a highly important figure in Isla...
Islamic view of Noah - Wikipedia
Yarab
Yarrob (Arabic: يعرب‎, also Ya'rob, Yarrob, or Yar'ub, or "Yaarub") is an ancient Arabic personal name. Arab and Islamic genealogies identify Yarrob as the grandson of Hud (biblical Eber) an...