General Meaning: A picture of masculinity, strength and authority. Often a picture of God the Father. • Dreams • Assess your relationship with your father before deciding on what he represents in your dream. • If you have a negative relationship, he might speak of the enemy in your life. He might speak of your failures, weaknesses, pain, hurt or conflict. • More often than not, I have found that a father figure represents God the Father in an internal or internal prophetic dream. • Visions Positive: A father is the perfect picture of masculinity and authority. • Seeing a person’s father could be positive. He could represent the kind of image they will become. • You might see a father figure to speak healing with regards to any broken relationship. The Lord might be leading you to speak forth a restoration into the lives of those involved. • Here is a passage that speaks positively about taking on the father’s image: • Luke 2:49 And he said to them, How is it that you sought me? Did you not know that I must be about my Father’s business? • Negative: It is common for me to see a person’s father when I pray for them. • Sometimes it means that there is a generational curse coming from their father. • If this is the case, I often see an umbilical cord or chains coming from their father to them. This also applies to a mother figure. • Seeing a person’s father could also indicate past hurts he inflicted or any bondage or control coming from him. • Once again, the same principle can apply to ‘Mother’. • Speaking of generational bondage from the line of the father: • 1 Kings 15:3 And he walked in all the sins of his father, which he had done before him: and his heart was not perfect with the LORD [Yahweh] his God, as the heart of David his father.