the Prophets

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: the writers of the books of the Bible that describe what will happen in the future

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“The Prophets.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/the%20Prophets. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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