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

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Matthew 26:53
Thinkest thou that I am not able to call to my Father for aid, and he will set before me more than twelve legions of messengers?
Mark 5:9
And he asked him, What the name to thee? And he answered, saying, My name, Legion: for we are many.


Luke 8:2
And certain women, who were cured from evil spirits and weaknesses, Mary called Magdalene, from whom went forth seven demons,
Matthew 8:29
And, behold, they cried out., saying, What to us and thee, Jesus, Son of God? hast thou come here to torture us before the time
Mark 16:9
And having risen early the first of the sabbath, he was manifested first to Mary Magdalene, from whom he had cast seven demons.

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Matthew 8:31
And the evil spirits besought him, saying, If thou cast us out, permit us to go away into the herd of swine.
Acts 19:15
And the evil spirit having answered, said, Jesus I know, and Paul I know; but who are ye?