Fulfillment of these prophecies prove the Bible is a concrete revelation from God.
Scriptural examples1 of the Argument from the Fulfillment of Prophecy
- “Hear now My words: If there is a prophet among you, I the lord make Myself known to him in a vision; I speak to him in a dream.” Numbers 12:6.
- “when a prophet speaks in the name of the Lord, if the thing does not happen or come to pass, that is the thing which the Lord has not spoken; the prophet has spoken it presumptuously; you shall not be afraid of him.” Deuteronomy 18:22.
- “And it shall come to pass in the last days, says God, that I will pour out of My Spirit on all flesh; Your sons and your daughters shall prophesy, your young men shall see visions, your old men shall dream dreams.” Acts 2:17.
- “How then shall they call on Him in whom they have not believed? And how shall they believe in Him of whom they have not heard? And how shall they hear without a preacher? And how shall they preach unless they are sent?” Romans 10:14,15a.