A recent Memory Checker asked how many named prophetesses are found in the.
Here is the list:
( 22:14-20; 34:22-28)
Anna (Luke 2:36)
There are two references to unnamed prophetesses:
’s wife (Isaiah 8:3)
Philip’s four virgin daughters ( 21:8-9)
References in prophecy:
Joel 2:28 (also quoted in Acts 2:17)
Jezebel (Revelation 2:20)
There are many opinions and speculations concerning the duties and activities of prophetesses, but the references listed above are all the Bible has to say on the matter.