Major prophet

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

The Major Prophets is a grouping of books in the Christian Old Testament in the Bible. The term "major" refers to their length, not their importance. The term "major prophets" can also refer to the traditional authors of these works.

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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