Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

He that committeth sin is of the devil; for the devil sinneth from the beginning. For this purpose the Son of God was manifested, that he might destroy the works of the devil.

Bible References

He that

1 John 3:10
By this the children of God and the children of the devil are revealed: Everyone who does not practice righteousness -- the one who does not love his fellow Christian -- is not of God.
1 John 5:19
We know that we are from God, and the whole world lies in the power of the evil one.
John 8:44
You people are from your father the devil, and you want to do what your father desires. He was a murderer from the beginning, and does not uphold the truth, because there is no truth in him. Whenever he lies, he speaks according to his own nature, because he is a liar and the father of lies.
Ephesians 2:2
in which you formerly lived according to this world's present path, according to the ruler of the kingdom of the air, the ruler of the spirit that is now energizing the sons of disobedience,

For

2 Peter 2:4
For if God did not spare the angels who sinned, but threw them into hell and locked them up in chains in utter darkness, to be kept until the judgment,
Jude 1:6
You also know that the angels who did not keep within their proper domain but abandoned their own place of residence, he has kept in eternal chains in utter darkness, locked up for the judgment of the great Day.

This purpose

1 John 3:5
And you know that Jesus was revealed to take away sins, and in him there is no sin.
Genesis 3:15
And I will put hostility between you and the woman and between your offspring and her offspring; her offspring will attack your head, and you will attack her offspring's heel."
Isaiah 27:1
At that time the Lord will punish with his destructive, great, and powerful sword Leviathan the fast-moving serpent, Leviathan the squirming serpent; he will kill the sea monster.
Mark 1:24
"Leave us alone, Jesus the Nazarene! Have you come to destroy us? I know who you are -- the Holy One of God!"
Luke 10:18
So he said to them, "I saw Satan fall like lightning from heaven.
John 12:31
Now is the judgment of this world; now the ruler of this world will be driven out.
John 16:11
and concerning judgment, because the ruler of this world has been condemned.
Romans 16:20
The God of peace will quickly crush Satan under your feet. The grace of our Lord Jesus be with you.
Colossians 2:15
Disarming the rulers and authorities, he has made a public disgrace of them, triumphing over them by the cross.
Hebrews 2:14
Therefore, since the children share in flesh and blood, he likewise shared in their humanity, so that through death he could destroy the one who holds the power of death (that is, the devil),
Revelation 20:2
He seized the dragon -- the ancient serpent, who is the devil and Satan -- and tied him up for a thousand years.

General references

Matthew 12:29
How else can someone enter a strong man's house and steal his property, unless he first ties up the strong man? Then he can thoroughly plunder the house.
Mark 3:27
But no one is able to enter a strong man's house and steal his property unless he first ties up the strong man. Then he can thoroughly plunder his house.
Mark 7:29
Then he said to her, "Because you said this, you may go. The demon has left your daughter."
Luke 11:22
But when a stronger man attacks and conquers him, he takes away the first man's armor on which the man relied and divides up his plunder.

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