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Indeed, all this has happened before—not just on major civil-rights issues, but on any prophecies that turned out to be wrong.

People grab hold of prophecies and are more susceptible to plots and conspiracies.

Mixed in with his rapid-fire prophecies are plenty of provocative assessments of the present.

This psychological fact explains the perpetual allure of prophecies of doom.

Were names like Notorious and Clever, Beautifull and Naturell self-fulfilling prophecies?

Jeremias sends Baruch to read his prophecies in the temple; the book is brought to king Joakim, who burns it.

I could fill many pages with unfulfilled prophecies from the Old and New Testaments.

Another alleged proof of the divine verity of the Christian religion is the Prophecies.

Hundreds of books—perhaps I might say thousands of books—have been written upon these prophecies.

If religious folk did not think by moonlight those books on the prophecies would never have been written.


On this page you'll find 15 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to prophecies, such as: revelation, apocalypse, prognostication, cast, augury, and soothsaying.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.