• Adomnán gives an account of Columba's prophecy that Eochaid's older brothers would predecease their father.
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  • Applewhite and Nettles later explained to their followers that the former's treatment by the press was a form of assassination and had fulfilled their prophecy.
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  • As Soma proceeds through the castle, he confronts several characters, each present due to a prophecy related to Dracula's powers.
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  • Author Graham Hancock, in his book Fingerprints of the Gods, interpreted Coe's remarks in Breaking the Maya Code as evidence for the prophecy of a global cataclysm.
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  • But the Itza priesthood interpreted the prophecies differently, and the missionaries were fortunate to escape with their lives.
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  • By 1624, however, the escalation of those tensions and the ambiguity of the prophecies meant political trouble for Kepler himself; his final calendar was publicly burned in Graz.
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  • Chief Tenaya and his band were eventually captured and their village burned, fulfilling the prophecy an old and dying medicine man had given Tenaya many years before.
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  • In the Argonautica, Jason is impelled on his quest by king Pelias, who receives a prophecy that a man with one sandal would be his nemesis.
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  • In the latter portion of the book Fenwick discusses comparisons of the est training to brainwashing and psychotherapy, potential harmful effects of the course, and the extent that positive benefit from the course may be attributed to a self-fulfilling prophecy.
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  • Knox's return to St Andrews fulfilled the prophecy he made in the galleys that he would one day preach again in its church.
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  • Margaret of Anjou died in 1482, but Shakespeare had her speak to Richard's mother before the battle to foreshadow Richard's fate and fulfil the prophecy she had given in Henry VI.
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  • Neferti entertains the king with prophecies that the land will enter into a chaotic age, alluding to the First Intermediate Period, only to be restored to its former glory by a righteous king— Ameny—whom the ancient Egyptian would readily recognize as Amenemhat I.
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  • No slur on Birmingham was implied and no reference to past events nor prophecy of the future was intended.
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  • Representatives of Unarius later stated that the prophecies had been misunderstood and that the Space Brothers had not visited because huirkity was not yet ready for them.
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  • Smith family members held divergent views about organized religion, but they believed in visions and prophecies and engaged in folk religious practices typical of the era.
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  • The plot of the Wii U game ZombiU is based on Dee's supposed apocalyptic prophecies.
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  • The ship's company were firm believers both in the old chief's prophecy and in the ability of the piu piu and tiki to ward off trouble.
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  • This prophecy was seen as fulfilled when in 604 Æthelfrith of Northumbria supposedly killed 1200 native monks at the Battle of Chester.
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  • Upon escaping from the chamber, the Nerevarine is congratulated by Azura, who appears before him to reward his efforts of fulfilling the prophecy.
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  • With the arrival of the year 2012, Nostradamus's prophecies started to be co-opted (especially by the History Channel) as evidence suggesting that the end of the world is imminent, notwithstanding the fact that his book never mentions the end of the world, let alone the year 2012.
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