Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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

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Bible References

Evil spirit

Judges 9:23
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
Yahweh said to him, 'How?' He said, 'I will go out and will be a lying spirit in the mouth of all his prophets.' He said, 'You will entice him, and will also prevail. Go out and do so.'
Acts 19:15
The evil spirit answered, "Jesus I know, and Paul I know, but who are you?"

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Deuteronomy 28:28
Yahweh will strike you with madness, and with blindness, and with astonishment of heart;
1 Samuel 19:9
An evil spirit from Yahweh was on Saul, as he sat in his house with his spear in his hand; and David was playing with his hand.