1457 trance
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An ecstatic state in which people may be aware of God communicating with them; it may cause them to lose control of their actions or to have abnormal strength.

God communicating with people through a trance


Ezekiel 8:1-3


Acts 10:9-23; Acts 11:4-18


Acts 22:17-21


Revelation 1:10-13; Revelation 4:2; Revelation 17:3; Revelation 21:10

Examples of the Holy Spirit's domination of individuals in a trance-like manner


Numbers 24:2-3,12-13

King Saul and his men pursuing David

1 Samuel 19:19-24

Under the influence of the Holy Spirit people may act with abnormal strength


Judges 14:6,19; Judges 15:14


1 Kings 18:46

See also

1265  hand of God
1403  God, revelation
1409  dream
1469  visions
3030  Holy Spirit, power
3239  Holy Spirit, anointing
3272  Holy Spirit in OT
5841  ecstasy

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