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And he cried against the altar in the word of the LORD, and said, O altar, altar, thus saith the LORD; Behold, a child shall be born unto the house of David, Josiah by name; and upon thee shall he offer the priests of the high places that burn incense upon thee, and men's bones shall be burnt upon thee.

New Defender's Study Bible Notes

13:2 Josiah by name. This remarkable prophecy, predicting the deeds and the very name of a king of Judah over 250 years before he was born (II Kings 21:26; 23:15,16), is strong evidence of divine inspiration, for such distant foresight is only possible for God, who controls the future.

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