Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
When he saw Jesus, he cried out, and fell down before him, and with a loud voice said, What have I to do with thee, Jesus, thou Son of God most high? I beseech thee, torment me not.
now there was in the synagogue a man possess'd with the spirit of an impure demon, who roar'd out, in these words, let us alone;
and they roar'd out, Jesus, thou son of God, what injury have we done you? are you come here to torment us before the time?
what have we to do with thee, Jesus of Nazareth? art thou come to torment us? I know thee who thou art, the holy one of God.
but when he saw Jesus afar off, he ran and prostrated himself before him.
One day as we went to the oratory, we happen'd to meet a slave, who had the spirit Python, and was very gainful to her masters by telling of fortunes.
2 Peter 2:4
for since God did not spare the angels, who had sinned, but having precipitated them to hell, confin'd them to chains of darkness, where they are reserv'd for judgment:
1 John 3:8
he that lives in sin, imitates the devil; for the devil was a sinner from the beginning. for this purpose the son of God appeared, that he might destroy the works of the devil.
you believe there is but one God, very well: the demons believe as much, and tremble."
Afterwards I saw an angel come down from heaven, having the key of the bottomless pit, with a great chain in his hand.
but the evil spirit said to them, "Jesus I know, and Paul I know; but who are ye?"