Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The evil spirit
1 Samuel 16:14
Now the Spirit of the Lord departed from Saul, and an evil spirit from the Lord terrorized him.
1 Samuel 18:10
Now it came about on the next day that
an evil spirit from God came mightily upon Saul, and he raved in the midst of the house, while David was playing the harp with his hand, as usual; and a spear was in Saul’s hand.
“ Now when the unclean spirit goes out of a man, it passes through waterless places seeking rest, and does not find it.
“ When the unclean spirit goes out of a man, it passes through waterless places seeking rest, and not finding any, it says, ‘I will return to my house from which I came.’