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prophecy
used in The Poisonwood Bible

4 uses
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Definition
a prediction of the future (usually said to be obtained in a supernatural way)
  • I am prone to let the doctors' prophecy rest and keep my thoughts to myself.
    Book 1 — Genesis (37% in)
  • Father told us Tata Kuvudundu conducts the sin of false prophecy.
    Book 2 — Revelation (45% in)
  • Having then gifts that differ according to the grace that is given to us, whether prophecy, or ministry, or he that teacheth.
    Book 3 — Judges (50% in)
  • He raised his hands and once again swore his prophecy that the animals and all of nature were rising up against us.
    Book 4 — Bel and the Serpent (65% in)

There are no more uses of "prophecy" in The Poisonwood Bible.

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