Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And Jesus asked him, saying, What is thy name? And he said, Legion: because many devils were entered into him.

General references

Bible References

Legion

Matthew 26:53
Does it not seem possible to you that if I make request to my Father he will even now send me an army of angels?
Mark 5:9
And Jesus said, What is your name? And he made answer, My name is Legion, because there are a great number of us.

Many

Luke 8:2
And certain women who had been made free from evil spirits and diseases, Mary named Magdalene, from whom seven evil spirits had gone out,
Matthew 8:29
And they gave a loud cry, saying, What have we to do with you, you Son of God? Have you come here to give us punishment before the time?
Mark 16:9
Now when he came back from the dead early on the first day of the week, he went first to Mary Magdalene, from whom he had sent out seven evil spirits.

General references

Matthew 8:31
And the evil spirits made strong prayers to him, saying, If you send us out, let us go into the herd of pigs.
Acts 19:15
And the evil spirit, answering, said to them, I have knowledge of Jesus, and of Paul, but who are you?

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain