Visions both come from and are about God, their understanding is
given by God, and can only be understood and interpreted if a
person has the Holy Spirit of God. They come at night when a person
is asleep, and are frightening. They can appear to anyone, but in
the Millennium everyone will have them.
Visions come at night:-
Gen 46:2 And God spake unto Israel [ie Jacob, before God
re-named him Israel] in the visions of the
night, and said, Jacob, ...
Dan 7:7 After this I saw in the night
Dan 7:13 I saw in the night visions,
and, behold, .....
Visions come when a person is asleep:-
Job 4:13 In thoughts from the visions of the night, when
deep sleep falleth on men
Visions are frightening:-
Job 7:14 Then thou scarest me with dreams, and
terrifiest me through visions:
Dan 4:5 I saw a dream which made me afraid,
and the thoughts upon my bed and the visions of my head troubled
Dan 7:15 I Daniel was grieved in my spirit in the midst of my
body, and the visions of my head troubled me.
Visions both come from and are about God:-
2Ch 26:5 And he [Uzziah] sought God in the days of Zechariah,
who had understanding in the visions of God:
2Co 12:1 It is not expedient for me doubtless to glory. I
will come to visions and revelations of the Lord.
Visions can appear to anyone:
Gen 46:2 And God spake unto Israel [ie
Jacob, before God re-named him Israel] in the visions of the night,
and said, Jacob, ...
Dan 2:28 But there is a God in heaven that revealeth secrets,
and maketh known to the king Nebuchadnezzar
what shall be in the latter days. Thy dream, and the
visions of thy head upon thy bed, are these;
Eze 13:16 To wit, the prophets of Israel
which prophesy concerning Jerusalem, and which see visions of peace
Eze 1:1 Now it came to pass..., as I was among the
captives ... that the heavens were opened, and I
saw visions of God.
The understanding of visions is given by God:-
Dan 1:17 As for these four children, God
gave them knowledge and skill in all learning and
wisdom: and Daniel had understanding in all
visions and dreams.
Visions can only be understood and interpreted if a person has
the Holy Spirit of God, but if they don't it has to be explained to
Dan 4:9 O Belteshazzar [ie Daniel],... because I know that
the is in thee, ... spirit of the holy godstell
me [ie King Nebuchadnezzar] the visions of my dream that
I have seen, and the interpretation
In the Millennium everyone will see visions:-
Joel 2:28 And it shall come to pass afterward, that
I will pour out my spirit upon all flesh; and your
sons and your daughters shall prophesy, your old men shall dream
dreams, your young men shall see visions:
Act 2:17 And it shall come to pass in the last
days, saith God, I will pour out of my Spirit upon all
flesh: and your sons and your daughters shall prophesy,
and your young men shall see visions, and your
old men shall dream dreams: