Major prophet

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Daniel, Ezekiel, Jeremiah and Isaiah fresco in Church of the Gesu

A major prophet is a book in the Major Prophets section of the Christian Old Testament in the Bible. The term "major" refers to their length, not their importance.

The books in order of their occurrence in Christian Bibles is:

The Hebrew Bible does not group these books together and does not include the deuterocanonical/apocryphal Book of Baruch. The closest analogous grouping in the Hebrew Bible is the Nevi'im (Prophets).

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