Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


But the Spirit of the LORD departed from Saul, and an evil spirit from the LORD troubled him.

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Evil spirit

Judges 9:23
then God sent an evil spirit between Abimelech and the men of Shechem, and the men of Shechem dealt treacherously with Abimelech
1 Kings 22:22
And the LORD said unto him, In what manner? And he said, I will go forth, and I will be a lying spirit in the mouth of all his prophets. And he said, Thou shalt persuade him, and prevail also; go forth and do so.
Acts 19:15
And the evil spirit answered and said, Jesus I know, and Paul I am acquainted with, but who are ye?

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Deuteronomy 28:28
The LORD shall smite thee with madness and blindness and astonishment of heart.
1 Samuel 19:9
And the evil spirit from the LORD was upon Saul as he sat in his house with his spear in his hand, and David played with his hand.